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Jessie Rufus "Rufus" Franks
Birth: Mar. 12, 1863
Marion County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1942
Marion County
Alabama, USA

Jessie Rufus Franks married Arminda Ella Homer. They had 9 children who lived to be adults. They lost at least 2 children as infants or at a young age. (bio by: Martha Franks Phillips Martin) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eli Alvin Franks (1833 - 1884)
  Matilda Franks (1832 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Arminda Ellen Homer Franks (1873 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Daughter Franks*
  Arminda Franks*
  Rosie A. Franks Green (1888 - 1970)*
  Nancy Jane Franks (1894 - 1974)*
  Dora Elizabeth Franks Phillips (1895 - 1966)*
  Lela M Franks Sanders (1897 - 1982)*
  Bud L. Franks (1900 - 2000)*
  John Birden Franks (1902 - 1996)*
  Birt L. Franks (1904 - 1958)*
  Loyd Washington Franks (1907 - 1985)*
  Lawson K Franks (1910 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alvin Newton Franks (1858 - 1920)*
  John Wesley Franks (1860 - 1929)*
  James William Franks (1861 - 1945)*
  Jessie Rufus Franks (1863 - 1942)
  Jessie Rufus Franks (1863 - 1942)*
  Meredith C. Franks (1869 - 1947)*
  Elisa Penina Franks Threadgill (1873 - 1918)*
  Elijah Robertson Franks (1873 - 1963)*
  Christopher Columbus Franks (1881 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Ella and Jessie R. Franks
They are gone but not forgotten
They fought a good fight in this land & have gone to be with god & his band
 
Burial:
Liberty Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
Guin
Marion County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: rebekahpaw
Record added: Jan 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47378886
Jessie Rufus Rufus Franks
Added by: Martha Franks Phillips Martin
 
Jessie Rufus Rufus Franks
Added by: rebekahpaw
 
Jessie Rufus Rufus Franks
Added by: Patsy Paterson
 
 
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This is my Great-grandfather who I never met. I was told by my mother that he was a very good man.
- Martha Franks Phillips Martin
 Added: Apr. 8, 2014

- SSBJ💔
 Added: Oct. 6, 2011

- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: May. 20, 2010
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