Posted By:Robin (Clark) Niell
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Subject:CLARK/PUCKETT/FRANKLIN/STONE/GAUNTT, ETC
Post Date:December 19, 2000 at 21:44:28
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/morris/messages/44.html
Forum:Morris County, TX Genealogy Forum
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I am looking for information on my gg-grandfather, Benjamin Franklin CLARK,
b. (supposedly )Sept. 11, 1823 in Memphis, TN. (Possibly Alabama). He died 12 Nov 1898 in Naples, Morris Co., TX.

He married (1) Harriet Francis THOMPSON on 17 Feb 1847 in Memphis, TN. She was born 14 Dec 1831 in PA and died 30 May 1879 in Naples, Morris Co.,TX

Their known children were:
1. Mary b. abt 1850; d. bef. 1860

2. Emily J. "Emma" b. abt 1855; d. unknown
married Unknown DeFORD -- no children

3. Christine Hester "Kitty" b. abt 1858;
d. 1906 married John Douglas PUCKETT
6 children

4. Sarah Ellen b. 12 Sep 1861; d. 9 Dec 1939
married John L. FRANKLIN 12 children

5. David L. b. 1866; d. unknown
married Louella GUEST
6 children

6. Haughty Franklin (Hoyt) b. Feb 1873; d. 1939 married Winnie Elizabeth Adaline GAUNTT
8 children
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Benjamin Franklin CLARK then married (2)
Mary Elizabeth FRANKLIN on 01 Oct 1879. She was born Jan. 1856 in MS and died 16 Dec 1918.

Their known children were:
7. Robert Edwin (my g-grandfather), b. 09 Jul 1880; d. 17 Dec 1952
married Naarah Leona NEWSOM(E) - 7 children

8. Mary b. May 1883

9. Benjamin Fladger, b. 30 Oct 1889; d. 8 Jan 1935
married Mary Ann STONE -- 10 children

10. Thomas "Tom" b. aft.1889; d. Dec 1946
married Mattie Franklin WATSON -- 2 children

11. Jeraldine Elizer b. 19 Feb 1896, d. Unk.
married Edd HODGE

I am looking for ANY information on ANY member of this family, but specifically,
Benjamin's parents or any siblings. He is my brick wall!! Help!!

Thanks,
Robin (Clark) Niell
rmniell@hotmail.com