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Lula Elida "Lulie" Lent Franks
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1873
Ridgway
Elk County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1955
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA

Her parents were Nathaniel Vail Lent and Mary Vernia Bowers, both from Fallsburg, Sullivan Co., New York. Nathaniel served in the 143 NY Infantry during the Civil War.
On Dec 22 1892 Lula married William Dickerson Parker at Elkhart, Anderson Co., Texas. To that union were born four children. After he died in 1905 she married Martin Lawrence Franks. They also had four children. After Martin died in 1917 Lula never married again and spent the rest of her life living in the house her two sons (James and Albert) built there on Alderbranch Road at Elkhart.

The house at Elkhart was located not far from the Lorreta Health resort. As a widow Lula worked there untill the resort closed. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  William Dickerson Parker (1870 - 1905)
  M (Martin) Lawrence Franks (1867 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Myrtle Lee Parker Camp (1893 - 1975)*
  Myrtle Lee Parker Brown-Camp (1893 - 1975)*
  Mary Berdie Parker Meredith (1897 - 1922)*
  William Dickerson Parker (1905 - 1962)*
  James Houston Franks (1913 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pilgrim Cemetery (White section)
Elkhart
Anderson County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: BG
Originally Created by: Norida Meredith
Record added: Sep 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7826560
Lula Elida Lulie <i>Lent</i> Franks
Added by: Bernard-Trigg
 
Lula Elida Lulie <i>Lent</i> Franks
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Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
 
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Loving Grandmother
- BG
 Added: Oct. 3, 2008

- JUDY L.
 Added: Aug. 2, 2008
God Bless Our Mamaw
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 17, 2008
 
 
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