|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1834|
My Family records showed he died on Oct 2, 1899. This is apparently an error as it is the exact death date of his father. Another family member pointed out he was listed in the 1900 Census records of Missouri as a widower, but not the 1910 Census.
He was the oldest of nine Children born to Rev Thomas Hanks and Mary(Goad)Hanks. He served as Sheriff of Jackson, Illinois.
He married Emily Lewis June 1854 in Maury, Tennessee.Together they had eleven children:
John Thomas Hanks June 9,1855- Jan 16,1909 Clay Arkansas
James Halliday Hanks March13,1857
William Riley Hanks May, 23 1859
Sarah Jane Hanks Aug 6,1861
Charles Franklin Hanks September 21, 1863
Nancy Ann Hanks Jan 28 1866
George Hanks Born about 1869
Laura L Hanks ( Born about 1875-Died about 1890)Family member states Laura died in 1885 and is buried in the Cruse Cemetery near Advance, MO in Stoddard County.
It is also stated in family records that he was born in Maury County, Indiana.
Thomas Rev. Hanks and Mary Goad.
B: 15 Mar 1817
D: 2 Oct 1899
FamilySearch™ Pedigree Resource File
Franklin Buford Hanks: Disc #98 Pin #543618
Mary Goad: Disc #98 Pin #534920
Thomas Rev. Hanks: Disc #98 Pin #534919
Thomas Hanks (1817 - 1899)
Emily Lewis Hanks (____ - 1895)
John Thomas Hanks (1855 - 1909)*
Specifically: Location of Body Unknown
Created by: SJK
Record added: Nov 05, 2011
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