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1. Trent Franks: b. 19 Jun 1957 Uravan, Montrose Co., CO; U.S. Representative from AZ (R)

[Greeley Daily Tribune (Greeley, CO), 16 Sep 1974: “…wedding vows by Miss Cindy Krieger…and Paul Franks, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Willard Franks, all of Briggsdale.[2 others] and Trent Franks, a nephew of the bridegroom, were groomsmen…”]

 

 

2. Edward Taylor Franks: b. 29 Dec 1926 OK; m. 1955 (div. 1960)

[Greeley Daily Tribune (Greeley, CO), 29 Jan 1960: “Mrs. Juanita Franks of Briggsdale was granted a divorce decree from Edward Taylor Franks….granted custody of the couple’s two minor children to the mother…”]

3. Juanita ___: b.

[Greeley Daily Tribune (Greeley, CO), 29 Apr 1970: “Juanita Franks of Briggsdale, has written a novel, ‘An Echo of a Dream,’ which has been released by Dorrance & Co., Philadelphia….In 1955, Mrs. Franks married Edward T. Franks, an engineer, and they have four children, Trent, Todd, Beth and Travis…”]

 

 

4. Willard Collin Franks: b. 2 Dec 1902 KY; d. 9 Apr 1985; bur. Briggsdale Cemetery, Briggsdale, Weld Co., CO; m. (1st) c1925/6   (m. 2nd 1950 Marion Elizabeth (Rumsey) Clark [see her obit at http://www.greeleygazette.com/press/?p=1567])   [SSN 523-28-3494, issued CO bef. 1951]

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8654986

5. Isabel R. Sims: b. 19 Jul 1899 CO; d. Jul 1978 Boulder, Boulder Co., CO

[Greeley Daily Tribune (Greeley, CO), 6 Jun 1930: “Mrs. J. M. Simms of Los Angeles, Calif., is visiting at the Willard Franks home.  Mrs. Simms is the mother of Mrs. Willard Franks.”]

http://www.mundia.com/us/Person/7318704/1448236696

 

 

8. Jesse J. J. Franks: b. 18 Mar 1852 Crooked Creek, Crittenden Co., KY; m. 17 Feb 1875 Crittenden Co., KY [extracted from FHL #1,914,920: Jesse J. Franks and Mary C. Farmer]

[extracted from FHL #216,821: Jesse J. J. Franks; b. 18 Mar 1852 Crooked Creek, Crittenden Co., KY; parents John M. Franks and Nancy F. Moore]

[biographical sketch of brother Edward T. Franks at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kygenweb/kybiog/daviess/franks.et.txt]

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=barsmi&id=I1880

9. Mary Catherine Farmer: b. 5 Nov 1856 Crittenden Co., KY; d. 10 Sep 1911 Livingston Co., KY

[extracted from FHL #216,821: Mary C. Farmer; b. 5 Nov 1856 Crittenden Co., KY; parents Stephen Farmer and Rebecca Allison]

[KY death certificate #23896: Mary Cathrine Franks; d. 10 Sep 1911 S. Saleman[?], Livingston Co.; married; b. 11 Nov 1856 Crittenden Co., KY; parents Stephen A. Farmer and Rebecca Allison (both b. TN)]

http://meanskydescendants.org/getperson.php?personID=I17218&tree=will1

10. Arthur Irving Sims: b. 18 Sep 1856 Lawrence, Douglas Co., KS; d. 2 Jul 1902 Paonia, Delta Co., CO; m. c1881/2

11. Myra Jennie Fooshee: b. 16 Mar 1863 Central City, Gilpin Co., CO; d. 3 Mar 1955 Delta Co., CO

http://www.the-allisons.us/cummins.htm

 

 

16. John M. Franks: b. Mar 1822 near Carthage, Smith Co., TN; d. 1883; m. 14 Jul 1847 Crittenden Co., KY [extracted from FHL #1,914,920: John M. Franks and Nancy T. Moore]

http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/a/t/k/Chester-Atkins/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-1572.html

17. Nancy F/T/Margaret Moore: b. 1828 NC; d. 1885

18. Stephen A. Farmer: b. c1815/16 TN

19. Rebecca Allison: b. c1820/1 TN

20. Aaron Sims: b. c1825/6 Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA; m. 19 Dec 1853 North Reading, Middlesex Co., MA [MA VRs 70:183: Aaron Sims (27, shoemaker, b. Dorchester, MA, parents Samuel and Abigail Sims) and Mary Ricker (27, b. Peru, ME, parents William and Eliza Ricker), 1st marriage for both]

21. Mary Ricker: b. c1825/6 Peru, Oxford Co., ME

22. Spencer Fooshee: b. Aug 1833 NC; m. c1861/2

23. Diantha ___: b. Aug 1829 NY

 

 

32. John Franks: b. SC; d. bef. 6 Apr 1842

[see deed among children of #32 at http://www.westernkyhistory.org/crittenden/Crittdeeds.html]

[blog about #32 at http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/2010/12/john-and-juda-franks.html]

33. Judah ___: b. SC

40. Samuel Sims/Symmes: b. c1754/5 Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; d. 2 Aug 1851 Reading, Middlesex Co., MA [MA VRs 58:95: Samuel Sims; age 97y 7m; married; carpenter; b. Boston; parents Samuel and ___ Sims]; m. (2nd?) 8 Sep 1824 Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA

41. Abigail Woods: b. c1793/4 MA  {perhaps the Nabby Woods b. 4 Apr 1792 in Dunstable, MA, and bp. 8 Apr 1792 in Groton, MA, dau. of Caleb Woods Jr. and Abigail Woods (m. 25 Jun 1789 Pepperell, MA)}

42. William Ricker: b. 6 Apr 1796 ME

[Wentworth 462]

43. Eliza McCann: b. Poland, ME

44. Denison Fooshee: b. NC

45. Elizabeth Cummins: b. c1808/11 NC

 

 

80. Samuel Sims/Symmes:

84. Joseph Ricker: b. c1771; bp. 24 Jun 1773; d. May 1852

[Wentworth 462]

85. Elizabeth Marshall: b. 12 Dec 1773 Alfred, ME

90. Daniel Cummins: b. VA; d. 1819 Chatham Co., NC

91. Dorothy “Dolly” Copeland:

 

 

168. Jabez Ricker: b. 1741 Berwick ME; d. Feb 1827 Poland, ME; m. 14 May 1761

169. Mary Wentworth: b. 1742 Berwick; d. Jul 1838 Poland

[Wentworth 249-250]

 

 

338. Samuel Wentworth: d. 4 Jul 1780; m. 29 Aug 1725

[Wentworth 144-145]

339. Joanna Roberts: b. 20 Oct 1705; d. 4 Jul 1780

 

 

676. Timothy Wentworth: will 3 May 1719 – 8 Jul 1719

[Wentworth 80-83]

677. Sarah Cromwell:

678. John Roberts: will 7 Apr 1749 – 28 Jul 1756; m. (1st) 26 Oct 1704

679. Deborah Church:

 

 

1352. William Wentworth:   [RD600 p. 399 (descent from John of England); see also http://www.nltaylor.net/ancestry/royaldescents/wentworth.htm, which details a descent from Henry I of France and possibly Alfonso IX of Leon]

[Wentworth 44-62]

1353. Elizabeth Knight:

 

 

 

Wentworth: John Wentworth, Wentworth Genealogy(Chicago, 1870).

 

 

 

1930 – Briggsdale, Weld Co., CO, e.d. 71, sheet 2b

Franks, Willard C.       Head   M W 27 M 23 KY KY KY  Farmer

___, Isabel S.              Wife    F W 30 M 26   CO KS CO

___, Edward T.           Son      M W 3 S          OK KY CO

 

1920 – Sebring, De Soto Co., FL, e.d. 22, sheet 5a

Farmer, Joel                 Head   M W 64 M      KY TN TN  Farmer Fruit farm

___, Jane                     Wife    F W 63 M        KY TN NC

Franks, Willard           Neph   M W 17 S        KY KY KY

 

1920 – Paonia, Delta Co., CO, e.d. 18, sheet 1a

Sims, Myra J.              F W 56 Wd                 CO NY SC

___, Isabel R.              F W 20 S                     CO KS CO

___, Irving E.              M W 17 S                    CO KS CO

 

1910 – District 3, Livingston Co., KY, e.d. 102, sheet 9b

Franks, Jessie J.           Head   M W 58 M1 35           KY TN NC  Farming

___, Mary C.               Wife    F W 54 M1 35 10 5     KY TN TN

___, Hosea[?] H.         Son      M W 21 S                    KY KY KY  Agent Insurance

___, John W.               Son      M W 18 S                    KY KY KY  Labor

___, Simon R.             Son      M W 16 S                    KY KY KY

___, David H.             Son      M W 13 S                    KY KY KY

___, Willar C.              Son      M W 7 S                      KY KY KY

Eldy, Hollis R.            GSon   M W 15 S                    KY KY KY

 

1900 – Salem, Livingston Co., KY, e.d. 55, sheet 2a

Franks, Jesse J.            Head   W M Mar 1852 48 M 25         KY TN NC  Minister

___, Mary C.               Wife    W F Nov 1856 43 M 25 9 6    KY TN TN

___, Ada L.                 Dau     W F Aug 1881 18 S                KY KY KY

___, Harrold H.           Son      W M May 1888 12 S              KY KY KY

___, John W.               Son      W M Jan 1892 8 S                  KY KY KY

___, Reed L.               Son      W M Oct 1892 7 S                  KY KY KY

___, David H.             Son      W M Jan 1897 3 S                  KY KY KY

Elder, Lena B.             Dau     W F Jul 1876 23 W  1 1          KY KY KY  Milliner

___, Hollis R.              GSon   W M Dec 1895 4 S                 KY KY KY

 

1900 – Township 2, Arapahoe Co., CO, e.d. 154, sheet 4b

Sims, Arthur                Head   W M Sep 1856 43 M 18         KS MA ME  Day Laborer

___, Myra                    Wife    W F Mar 1863 37 M 18 7 5    CO NC NY

___, Ethel                    Dau     W F Jan 1885 15 S                  CO KS CO

___, Lyle                     Son      W M Mar 1887 13 S               CO KS CO

___, Hazel                   Dau     W F Jan 1892 8 S                    CO KS CO

___, Marie                   Dau     W F Nov 1893 6 S                  CO KS CO

___, Isabel                   Dau     W F Jul 1899 10/12 S             CO KS CO

Fooshee, Diantha        M-i-L   W F Aug 1829 70 M 38 2 2    NY NY NH

 

1900 – Precinct 11, Pitkin Co., CO, e.d. 90, sheet 4a

Fooshee, Spencer        Head   W M Aug 1833 66 Wd           NC NC NC  Farmer

(1 servant)

 

1880 – Marion District 1, Crittenden Co., KY, e.d. 54, sheet 46 (p. 23d)

Franks, John M.          W M 58                       Farming           TN SC SC

___, Nancy                  W F 57            Wife                            NC NC NC

___, Ulysses E.           W M 16           Son      Farm laborer    KY TN NC

___, Nancy J.              W F 14            Dau                             KY TN NC

___, William B.           W M 11           Son                              KY TN NC

___, Addie E.             W F 9              Dau                             KY TN NC

___, Julia                     W F 23            D-i-L                           KY KY KY

 

1880 – Arapahoe Co., CO, e.d. 18, sheet 15 (p. 381d)

Sims, Aaron                W M 54                       Shoe Maker     MA MA MA

___, Marey                  W F 54            Wife                            ME ME ME

___, Isotha A.[?]         W F 25            Dau                             MA MA ME

___, Arthur I.              W M 23           Son      Farmer             KS MA ME

___, Harry E.              W M 19           Son      Farmer             CO MA ME

___, Mary E.               W F 13            Dau                             CO MA ME

 

1870 – Marion Precinct 1, Crittenden Co., KY, p. 5 (333a)

Franks, J. M.               48 M W           Farmer             800      1400    TN

___, N. T.                    42 F W                                                            NC

___, R. M.                   20 M W           works on farm                         KY

___, J. J. J.                   18 M W           works on farm                         KY

___, D. A.                   16 M W           works on farm                         KY

___, J. A.                     14 F W                                                            KY

___, J. T.                     12 M W                                                           KY

___, M. H.                   8 F W                                                              KY

___, U. E. T.               6 M W                                                             KY

___, Nancy                  3 F W                                                              KY

___, W. B.                   1 M W                                                             KY

 

1870 – Golden City P.O., Jefferson Co., CO, p. 37 (370a)

Fooshee, Spencer        36 M W           Farmer             1000    5000    NC

___, Diantha               40 F W                                                            NY

___, George W.           15 M W                                                           IN

___, Eliza A.               12 F W                                                            KS

___, Myra J.                8 F W                                                              CO

___, Mary F.               6 F W                                                              CO

___, Elizabeth             61 F W                                                            NC

 

1860 – West Half, Crittenden Co., KY, p. 92

Stephen A. Farmer      44 M    Farmer             1000    4000    TN

Rebecca                     39 F                                                     TN

Wm. C.                      18 M                                                    TN

Henry C.                   16 M                                                    TN

Moses M.                  14 M                                                    TN

Susan E.                    13 F                                                     TN

Martha A.                  12 F                                                     TN

James B.                    10 M                                                    TN

Joel A.                       8 M                                                      TN

Mary                          5 F                                                       TN

Nancy B.                   3/12 F                                                  TN

 

1860 – Golden City, Arapahoe Co., KS Territory, p. 588

Lewis Davis                82 M    Trader[?]                     500      NY

Wm. Boston                40 M                                                    OH

Leah                          22 M[sic]                                             OH

Peter                          2 M                                                      KS

Diantha Ferris             29 F     Millinery                                  NY

 

1850 – District 1, Crittenden Co., KY, p. 491 (246a)

John Franks                 28 M    [Farmer]          150                  TN

Nancy                        21 F                                                     NC

Sarah                         3 F                                                       KY

Robert                       1 M                                                      KY

 

1850 – District 52, Huntington Co., IN, p. 96 (48b)

Elizabeth Fooshee       39 F                                                     NC

Spencer                     17 M    Farmer                                     NC

Gabarel                      15 M    Farmer                                     IN

Martha                       13 F                                                     IN

William                      11 M                                                    IN

John T.                      8 M                                                      IN

 

1850 – Reading, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 22 (223b)

Samuel Symmes          95 M    Farmer             1000                MA

Abigail                      56 F                                                     MA

Moses                        26 M    Shoemaker                              MA

Aaron                        26 M    Shoemaker                              MA

John Jones                   39 M    Shoemaker                              England