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Moses Franklin
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Birth: 1798
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1875
Pope County
Arkansas, USA

Russellville Democrat, 11 Mar 1875: Died, On Friday, March 5th, Moses Franklin at a ripe old age. Mr Franklin was one of the old land marks of Pope County, having been one of the first settlers. He was extensively acquainted and was regarded by all who knew him as an honest, earnest man. He and his daughter were buried at the Dover cemetery on the 6th inst., and notwithstanding the inclement weather there was a large and sorrowful concourse of friends at the burying. Funeral services were conducted by Rev I. L. Hicks.
Pope Co., AR Will Book B pages 85 & 86:
Moses Franklin, deceased
sons: G.G. Franklin, William Carroll Franklin, Rufus Franklin, Leander Franklin, Aaron Franklin, ?MArk Franklin
daughters:Margaret Ellen Franklin, Caroleen Harris; Melinda Trantham.
1850 Pope co., AR census:
Moses Franklin 51, NC
Caroline, 18, AR [m.10 Dec 1852 Pope Co., AR to Carroll C Harris of Yell Co., AR]
William C., 15, AR
Rufus A., 12, AR
Aaron, 10, AR [23 Aug 1860 to Mary Moreland, Pope Co., AR]
General, 9, AR [02 Jan 1873 m.Susan Thomlinson, Pope Co., AR]
Malinda, 7, AR
1860 Pope Co., AR census:
Moses Franklin 62, NC [m.17 Jan 1859 Moses Franklin age 55 to Saran Bunton, age 29, Pope Co., AR]
Sarah, 30, KY
Aaron, 22, AR
Malinda, 16, AR
Mary, 6mos, AR
Thomas Bunton, 10, MO
Elizabeth Bunton, 8, MO
General Franklin, 18, AR
1870 Pope Co., AR census:
147/149Thoms S. Griggs, 23, TN
Betty B., 18, AR
G. G. Frankling, 27, AR
148/150 Moses Frankling, 69, NC
Malinda, 27, AR
Zacona Trantham, 30, MO
Family links: 
  Aaron M Franklin (1836 - 1900)*
  General G. Franklin (1841 - 1878)*
  Malinda Franklin Trantham (1843 - 1875)*
*Calculated relationship
Dover Cemetery
Pope County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Dan Fisher
Originally Created by: Shawdau
Record added: Nov 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81095644
Moses Franklin
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Moses and his descendants are proven FY3 Franklin group (Franklin YDNA Project). For more information see
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