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Elisha Franklin Kirksey

Birth
North Carolina, USA
Death 3 Jan 1897 (aged 88)
Lumpkin, Stewart County, Georgia, USA
Burial Lumpkin, Stewart County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 52131107 · View Source
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Family moved to GA shortly after birth. He grew up in Jasper County. Was school teacher in Madison, established Lumpkin Male Academy. During Civil War, at request of governor ran "Kirksey Salt Works" in Ochlochnee Bay in Florida with 50-300 (sources differ) slaves. Clerk of superior court and inferior court off and on from 1858 till
1866. He was a justice of the peace from 1877 thru 1889.



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  • Created by: George Lowe
  • Added: 8 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52131107
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elisha Franklin Kirksey (1 Jan 1809–3 Jan 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52131107, citing East Side Cemetery, Lumpkin, Stewart County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by George Lowe (contributor 47281710) .