Parents: Joe Falkner, b. May 1831, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa Co., Alabama and Jane Miller Wilder, b. Jan. 1841, Valdosta, Lowndes Co., Georgia; they were married in 7 Aug. 1856, Hillsborough Co., FL.
Brother Duke Carrol Falkner, was b. 31 July 1872, Gonzales, Gonzales Co., Texas.
1880 U.S. Census for Gonzales, Texas:
Joab Falkner Self M 47 Alabama; farmer
Jane Falkner Wife F 39 Georgia
Kelly Falkner Son M 23 Florida
William Falkner Son M 21 Mississippi
Mary Falkner Dau F 18 Mississippi,
*Sally Falkner Dau F 14 Mississippi
Thomas Falkner Son M 10 Texas
Carrold Falkner Son M 8 Texas
Fanny Falkner Dau F 6 Texas
Emma Falkner Dau F 4 Texas
Viola Falkner Dau F 0 Texas
Mary J Falkner Niece F 19 Mississippi
1900 U.S. Census for Hillsborough Co., FL:
Joe A Falkner Head M 69 yrs, b. May 1831 Alabama
Jane Miller Falkner Wife F 59 yrs, b. Jan. 1841 Georgia
Emma Leona Falkner Dau F 23 yrs, b. April 1877 Texas
Charles Spergin Falkner Son M 18 yr, b. Mar. 1882 Florida
John Carney Falkner Grandson M 13 yrs, b. Feb. 1887 Florida
Jane had 10 children, 8 living. Emma is single.
John Carney, 23 & Charlie Falkner, 26 yrs, both born in FL, were boarding in Tampa, FL in 1910. John was a laborer & Charlies was a postman.
John Carney, b. 22 Feb. 1887, Seffner, Hillsborough Co., NC. registered for the World War I draft on June 5, 1917 in Prec. 17, Hillsborough Co., FL. He is single & asst. postmaster with the Post Office Dept. in Tampa, FL. He is described as tall, slender, with blue eyes & black hair.
It appears he is John & Sarah's child. It also appears that Sarah either died in childbirth or shortly thereafter.
Joab M FALKNER (1831 - 1902)
Jane M Falkner (1841 - 1908)
John Carney (1848 - 1886)*
Kelly Falkner (1857 - 1951)*
William Falkner (1859 - 1911)*
Sarah Falkner Carney (1866 - 1887)
Thomas Falkner (1870 - 1899)*
Duke C Falkner (1871 - 1966)*
Emma Leona Falkner (1876 - 1910)*
Charles Spurgeon Falkner (1882 - 1980)*
Maintained by: J.D. Larimore
Originally Created by: Jennifer
Record added: Sep 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21441640
Added: Mar. 23, 2008