Frank Clarke Holmes
Born: 1869, Dec 6 in DeSoto County MS
Died: 1948, Aug 27 - buried in Hernando Memorial Cemetery, DeSoto County MS
An attorney and judge
Frank's FamilySpouse: Elizabeth Morgan Holmes (b. 1874, Jan 10; d. 1950, May 2 - buried in Hernando Memorial Cemetery, DeSoto County MS - Find A Grave Memorial #32458127) - m. Jul 18 1899
Children: Elizabeth Holmes [Bowdre] (b. 1900, d. 1990 - Find A Grave Memorial #32458166),
Bright Morgan Holmes (b. 1903, d. 1925 - Find A Grave Memorial #32458137),
Francis Holmes (b. ~1914, d. 2009 in CA - Find A Grave Memorial #58865338),
Frank Clarke Holmes Jr (b. 1915, d. 1978 - Find A Grave Memorial #8663100)
Lived in Hernando, MS
Parents: Francis Holmes, Elizabeth (Lizzie) Kelley Clarke Holmes
Siblings: Finley Vance Holmes, Lizzie Raines Holmes Fant, Johnnie Elmore Holmes, Agnes (Nanee) Holmes Hathaway, Herbert Holmes, Bertha Holmes Beasley
- 1870 Census Shelby County TN - line 10 "Holmes Frank C"
- 1880 Census DeSoto County MS - line 9 "Holmes C Frank"
- 1910 Census DeSoto County MS - line 18 "Holmes Frank C" - with wife and four children
- 1920 Census DeSoto County MS - line 71 "Holmes Frank C" - with wife and four children
- 1930 Census DeSoto County MS - line 20 "Holmes F Clarke" - with wife, three children, son-in-law, and granddaughter
- 1940 Census DeSoto County MS - line 19 "Holmes F Clark" - with wife and two children
- Listing in Directory for Sigma Chi Fraternity at the University of Mississippi, ETA Chapter - Class of 1890
Biography - 1939 Taylor, W. N., & Ethridge, G. H. (1939). Mississippi, a history: A narrative historical edition preserving the record of the growth and development of the state together with genealogical and memorial records of its prominent families and personages. Jackson, MS: The Historical Record Association. Find A Grave Memorial # 32458150
United States Federal Census data
"Family Records," unpublished records of the Holmes family - correspondence, Bibles, interviews, etc.
Newspaper accounts of weddings and deaths, and other public documents for wills, land transfers, etc.
Beasley, Irene. (1973). AS I REMEMBER THEM ---. (Memoirs of the Holmes' family - printed for family distribution)
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