Rev Franklin Laughlin Yoakum

Rev Franklin Laughlin Yoakum

Birth
Claiborne County, Tennessee, USA
Death 21 Nov 1891 (aged 72)
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Ennis, Ellis County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 11263865 · View Source
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Franklin lived in TN prior to 1841. In 1841 he married the widow Henderson in McMinn Co. He is believed to have had 2
children by his first wife and at least four by his second wife, also a widow. Franklin reportedly died in 1891 in Shreveport LA and is buried in the Myrtle Hill Cemetery in Ennis TX with his second wife. A son, Charles who was a U S Congressman from California died in Jan 1909. Franklin is the brother of Henderson King Yoakum who wrote a History of TX.



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  • Originally Created by: Bev
  • Added: 29 Jun 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11263865
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Franklin Laughlin Yoakum (14 Nov 1819–21 Nov 1891), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11263865, citing Myrtle Cemetery, Ennis, Ellis County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .