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Capt Franklin Whaley
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1807
North Middletown
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1894
Marion County
Missouri, USA

Franklin Whaley was the son of Capt. Edward Whaley and Nancy Haynie. He married [1]Sarah "Sally" Ann Lander, February 12, 1835 in Bourbon Co., Kentucky. He married [2]Louisa M. McCleod, October 20, 1880 in Marion Co., Missouri. Franklin replaced his father as the 2nd Surveyor for Marion Co., Missouri. He received his education in Lexington, Kentucky. He died on the Whaley farm in Miller Township, Marion Co, MO. which is between Hannibal and Palmyra, and is buried in the family cemetery on the farm.

History of Marion County, Missouri; E.F. Perkins, St. Louis, 1884, pg 616:

CAPT. FRANKLIN WHALEY. Franklin Whaley is the son of Edward and Nancy (Haynie) Whaley. Both parents were born and raised near Leesburg, Loudoun county, Virginia. Franklin Whaley was born in Bourbon County, Kentucky, September 27, 1807. When fifteen years of age Mr. Whaley removed with his parents to Marion county, Missouri; he received his education at Lexington, Kentucky, and when thirty-one years of age he was elected county surveyor of Marion county, which office he filled creditably for about twenty years. On February 12, 1835, he was married to Miss Sally Ann Lander, a native of Kentucky. They shared life's joy and cares for forty-one years, when the wife died on the 22nd of March, 1876. Five children were born to them, three of whom are now living. Mr. Whaley was married again October 20, 1880, to Miss Louisa M. McCleod, a native of Virginia. Mr. Whaley still owns the land his father settled upon; he has a fine brick mansion and lives well. He is engaged in the breeding of short horn cattle and Southdown sheep; he has fine varieties of these grades and a wide reputation as dealer in the same.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Whaley (1773 - 1849)
  Nancy Haynie/Haney Whaley (1777 - 1851)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Ann Lander Whaley (1814 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  William Henry Whaley (1836 - 1905)*
  Charles Edward Whaley (1838 - 1914)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Whaley Cary (1796 - 1863)*
  James Whaley (1798 - 1869)*
  Benjamin Whaley (1806 - 1877)*
  Franklin Whaley (1807 - 1894)
  John Whaley (1808 - 1888)*
  Volney Whaley (1811 - 1849)*
  Sallie Whaley Lander (1814 - 1836)*
  America Jane Whaley Stowers (1816 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Whaley Cemetery
Marion County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Carolyn Whaley Vosburg
Originally Created by: David L. Bush
Record added: Aug 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9364858
Capt Franklin Whaley
Added by: Carolyn Whaley Vosburg
 
Capt Franklin Whaley
Added by: Gary L. Maize
 
Capt Franklin Whaley
Added by: Gary L. Maize
 
 
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You are not forgotten. Franklin Whaley's first wife, Sarah Ann LANDER, is the 2nd great grand aunt of David Henry LANDER. Their common ancestors are Henry LANDER and Margaret ALLEN.
- David Lander
 Added: Mar. 2, 2007
Rest in peace
- Debbie Queen Lewis
 Added: Aug. 26, 2004

- David L. Bush
 Added: Aug. 25, 2004
 
 
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