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William Franklin Holmes
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1836
Gibson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1917
Tyler County
Texas, USA


HOLMES, WM. F. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Missing, Lookout Mtn., Tenn.,
Ocl. 28, 1863: POW, Dade Co., Ga., Nov. 8, 1863: Paroled, Alton, III., June 19,
William F. Holmes (First_Last)
Regiment Name 1 Texas Infantry
Side Confederate
Company F
Soldier's Rank_In Private
Soldier's Rank_Out Private
Alternate Name
Film Number M227 roll 17  
Family links: 
  Robert Holmes (1808 - 1883)
  Polly Ann Lavinor Holmes (1815 - 1859)
  Lettie E Richardson Holmes (1839 - 1913)
  Rebecca P. Holmes (1859 - 1922)*
  William Ripley Holmes (1866 - 1925)*
  Robert Washington Holmes (1867 - 1952)*
  Sarah Clementine Holmes (1869 - 1947)*
  Eliza Ellen Holmes (1873 - 1957)*
  William Franklin Holmes (1836 - 1917)
  Mary Louisa Holmes (1844 - 1844)*
  William M. Holmes (1855 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship
Fellowship Baptist Cemetery
Tyler County
Texas, USA
Created by: SnL Roots
Record added: Nov 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16648702
William Franklin Holmes
Added by: Stacy Mills Gore
William Franklin Holmes
Added by: SnL Roots
William Franklin Holmes
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As far as my research tells me this is my 3rd Great Grandfather. I am very proud of your service and your bravery. God bless you. The amazing thing is that William was the only surviving son from his father. He then managed to survive the Civil War's ...(Read more)
- Blain Holmes
 Added: Oct. 8, 2015
Thank you for your Confederate service.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Oct. 21, 2010

- SnL Roots
 Added: Nov. 21, 2006

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