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Johnathan H. Frakes
and
Sarah Isabelle (McGlone) Frakes

of
Franklin and Vigo Counties
Indiana

Johnathan H. FRAKES, born 6 Sep 1811, Franklin County, Indiana, son of Rev. Aaron and Mary “Polly“ (Greene) FRAKES. He died 7 Jun 1890, Vigo County, Indiana. Jonathan and Sarah are buried at the Prairie Creek Baptist Church. They have large monuments.
    He married Sarah Isabelle McGLONE 8 Jun 1830, Vigo County, Indiana. She was born 19 Sep 1812, Ohio, daughter of William and Mary “Polly” (STAGGS) McGLONE. She died 11 Dec 1891, Vigo County, Indiana. William was the son of Andrew and Margaret (BROWNE) McGLONE. Andrew was the son of Hugh McGLONE.
    On 29 Oct 1850, the census shows Johnathan and Sarah FRAKES living in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana. Children with them were: Polly age 17, William age 15, Melvina age 13, Lebourn age 11, Jemima age 9, Philip age 7, Simion age 5 and Sarah Isabel age 3. Johnathan was listed as a farmer. Johnathan and Sarah were listed as being born in Ohio. All the children were listed as being born in Indiana. They lived next to Elijah STAGGS, Sarah’s uncle, her mother’s brother. Elijah's son, Jeremiah STAGGS, married Mary J. TURNER, daughter of James B. and Mary Ann (FRAKES) TURNER (See Philip and Phoebe (CASE) FRAKES, 2-1-3).
    On 13 Jun 1860, the census shows Jonathan and Sarah FRAKES were still living in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana. Children with them were Melvina age 23, Sebern age 21, Simeon age 15, Sarah age 13, John age 9, and Elijah age 7. Johnathan was listed as being born in Indiana. Sarah listed as being born in Ohio. All the children in Indiana. Jonathan’s farm was valued at $500.00 and his personal property was valued at $500.00. They still lived next to Elijah STAGGS. v On On 12 Aug 1870, the census shows Johnathan and Sarah FRAKES still living in Prairie Creek Township. Sons John R. age 19 and Elijah age 16 were living with them. Johnathan was still listed as a farmer. Property value was $1,000.00. Personal Property value was $450.00. They still lived by the Staggs and also their daughter and son-in-law, the Shoemaker’s. Son Simeon also lived near them.
    On Saturday, 31 Aug 1878, Dr. A. Decker F. POUND sent medicine to Sarah. On Thursday, 5 Sep 1878, Johnathan bought more medicine from Dr. POUND for Sarah. The medication cost 25 cents. v In 1880, the census shows Jonathan and Sarah FRAKES living in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana. Their son John was living with them.

Children of Johnathan H. and Sarah Isabelle (McGLONE) FRAKES:

1. Mary "Polly" Frakes, born Jan 1833.
    Polly married 1st William SWEEZY.
    Polly married 2nd Hiram Wilson FRAKES.
    (See #1 following)

2. William FRAKES, born 1835.
    William married Martha Ann McGLONE. (See William and Martha Ann (McGLONE) FRAKES)

3. Melvina FRAKES, born about 1837.
    Melvina married John F. NELSON, Esquire.
    (See #3 folling)

4. Lebourn FRAKES, -born about 1839.

    Lebourn married Martha J. BAILEY.
    (See #4 following)

5. Jemima FRAKES, born 18 Feb1841. She died 18 Feb 1921.

    Jemima married Joseph Kester BAILEY.
    (See #5 following)

6. Philip FRAKES, born about 1843 and died 27 Mar 1845.

7. Simeon Hathaway FRAKES, born Mar 1845.
    Simeon married Mary Ellen RING.
    (See #7 following)

8. Sarah Isabelle "Belle" Frakes, born 9 Mar 1847.

    Belle married Joseph SHOEMAKER.
    (See #8 following)

9. John R. FRAKES, born about 1851. He was living with his parents in Prairie Creek Township at age 29 in 1880 census. He apparently died before 1900. He never married. He left his land along Route 230 to his sisters.
    (See #9 following)

10.Elijah "Lige" FRAKES, born 23 May 1854.
    Lige married Elizabeth Jane "Janie" RING.
    (See #10 following)









#1

Mary "Polly" Frakes, born Jan 1833. She died 11 Feb 1916, age 83.
    She married 1st William SWEEZY 8 Sep 1853, Vigo County, Indiana. They divorced.
    She married 2nd Hiram Wilson FRAKES (Philip and Phoebe (Case) Frakes, 8-2) 9 Nov 1857, Vigo County, Indiana.
    Hiram was born in Vigo County, but moved to Porter County when he was 13. He worked for his father in his pottery business.
    In 1857, Hiram moved to Prairie Creek, Vigo County, where he had a 108 acre farm.

Children of Hiram Wilson and Mary (FRAKES) FRAKES:

1-1. Jonathan FRAKES, born 1860.

1-2. Joseph P. FRAKES, born 16 Oct 1861 and died 1869.

1-3. William S. FRAKES, born 27 Oct 1863 and died 1872.

1-4. Ross FRAKES, born about 1864 and died young.

1-5. Marion Francis “Punt” FRAKES, born 16 Feb 1868. (Twin of Mary Violet.)
    Marion married Ora LOVEALL, the sister of Minnie LOVEALL, who married Marion‘s brother, Simeon FRAKES (See 1-8 following). Ora was born Oct 1876, Indiana.

Children of Marion Francis and Ora (LOVEALL)FRAKES:

1-5-1. Audie J. FRAKES, born Jun 1896, Vigo County, Indiana. He died 18 Feb 1953.

1-5-2. Harry L. FRAKES, born Dec 1898, Vigo County, Indiana. He never married.

1-5-3. Wilson FRAKES, born 10 Apr 1903. Died 1956.

1-5-4. Claude FRAKES, born 22 Jan 1904 and probably died as an infant.

1-5-5. Willard “Pete” FRAKES, born 1 Jan 1909. He never married.

1-5-6. Dortha FRAKES, born 21 Mar 1912. She never married.


1-6. Mary Violet FRAKES, born 16 Feb 1868, Sullivan County, Indiana. (Twin of Marion Francis.) She died 13 Mar 1935, Harrisburg, Saline County, Illinois. She is buried at West Lawn Cemetery, Farmersburg, Sullivan County, Indiana.
    Mary married Oliver Perry Morton BAILEY 24 Jun 1888, Vigo County, Indiana. He was born 23 Oct 1861, Linton Township, Vigo County, Indiana, son of John and Fanny Shaw (SHOEMAKER) BAILEY. He was the brother of Joseph BAILEY, who married Mary's Aunt Jemima FRAKES (See 5 following). John Bailey was the son of Resin/Rezin and Susanna BAILEY. Fanny was the daughter of Major Henry and Elizabeth (ELLIOTT) SHOEMAKER. Henry SHOEMAKER was born in Beaver County, Pennsylvania in 1792 and died 1867, Prairie Creek, Vigo County, Indiana. He was Justice of the Peace. He also served a Major in the War of 1812. Oliver died 27 Aug 1903, Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana.

Children of Oliver Perry and Mary Violet (FRAKES) BAILEY:

1-6-1. Carsa Leona BAILEY, born 11 Oct 1889, Sullivan County, Indiana.
    Carsa married 2nd Benjamin Luther GARDNER.

1-6-2. John Hiram BAILEY, born 16 Nov 1891.
    John married Lulu Pearl MARTIN.

1-6-3. Mary Belle BAILEY, born 2 Dec 1893, Indiana.
    Mary married Elza Earl GAMBILL.

1-6-4. Fannie Amenta BAILEY, born 26 Feb 1896, Vigo County, Indiana.

1-6-5. Ida Elsie BAILEY, born 10 Mary 1898, Indiana.
    Ida married Charles JENNINGS.

1-6-6. Sarah Ada BAILEY, born 18 Dec 1900, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana.
    Sarah married Eskil Vernon GILBERT.

1-6-7. Edythe Hester BAILEY, born 14 Jan 1903, Indiana.
    Edythe married Joseph Leroy JONES.


1-7. Hiram Edward FRAKES, born Oct 1871.
    Hiram married Violet La portia ROSEL, his cousin, daughter of Hiram William & Samantha (GARDNER) ROSEL. Hiram was the son of Cynthia Ann (FRAKES) ROSEL (See Philip and Phoebe (Case) Frakes, 8-1). They had six children.

1-8. Simeon Hathaway FRAKES, born 21 Oct 1873.
    Simeon married Minnie LOVEALL/, sister of Ora (See 1-5 above).
    Four children.


#3

Melvina FRAKES, born about 1837. She died 22 Jan 1890. She married John F. NELSON, Esquire 12 Feb 1861, Vigo County, Indiana.

John was Justice of the Peace. He had a mercantile store in Prairieton.

On 29 Jul 1870, the census shows John and Melvina NELSON living in Prairieton, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were their children Charley age 9, Sarah age 8, Mary age 6, Franklin age 4, and Martha age 1. John was a farmer. His real estate was valued at $1,500.00. His personal property was valued as $600.00.

On 8 Jun 1880, the census shows John F. and Malvina NELSON living in Prairieton, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Charles age 18, Sarah age 16, Mollie age 15, John age 12, and Mattie age 10. John was listed as Justice of the Peace. Charles was a farm laborer.

On 16 Jun 1900, the census shows the widowed John F. NELSON living in Prairieton, Vigo County, Indiana. He was listed as a grocery clerk.

Children of John F. and Melvina (FRAKES) NELSON:

3-1. Charles NELSON, born Nov 1862, Indiana. He died before 23 Apr 1910.

Charles married Harriet H. "Hattie" KIRKHAM. She was born Jun 1864, Indiana.

On 26 Jun 1900, the census shows Charles N. and Harriet H.NELSON living in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Manda M. Mar 1889, Roy Mar 1896, and Roby Feb 1900. Harriet had given birth to 4 children and only 3 were living. Charles was a farmer.

On 23 Apr 1910, the census shows the widowed Hattie NELSON living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With her were children Maud age 21, Raymond age 13, Roby age 10, Eva age 7, and Kirkham age 4. Hattie had given birth to 6 children with only 5 living at time of census.
Children of Charles N. and Harriet (KIRKHAM) NELSON:

3-1-1. Amanda Maud NELSON, born Mar 1889, Indiana. She was a nurse at the poor farm in 1910.

3-1-2. child NELSON, died before 26 Jun 1900.

3-1-3. Roy NELSON, born Mar 1896, Indiana.

3-1-4. Roby NELSON, born Feb 1900, Indiana.

3-1-5. Eva NELSON, born 1902/03, Indiana.

3-1-6. Kirkham NELSON, born 1905/06, Indiana.

3-2. Sarah A. “Sadie” NELSON, born Mar 1863, Indiana.

Sadie married Jacob JONES. Jacob was born 16 Aug 1868, Indiana, son of William and Precilla (LEE) JONES. He died 1932.

On 10 Jun 1900, the census shows Jacob S and Sarah S. JONES living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them their children Lawrence C. Sep 1894 and Frank A. Feb 1896. Jacob was listed as a Gardner. They had been married for 7 years. On 23 Apr 1910, the census shows that Jacob and Sadie JONES were living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were their children Lawrence age 15 and Frank age 14. He was a grocery retail merchant.
Children of Jacob S. and Sarah A. (NELSON) JONES:

3-2-1. Lawrence C. JONES, born 4 Sep 1894, Indiana. He died 1968. Buried in Prairieton Cemetery. He married Lois LISTON. She was born 1891, daughter of Elijah T. and Ada Mae (BOYLL) LISTON. She died 22 Nov 1993. Buried in Prairieton Cemetery.

3-2-2. Frank A. JONES, born 2 Feb 1896, Indiana. He died 30 Sep 1936. Buried in Prairieton Cemetery.

3-3. Molly NELSON, born 1864. She died before 1908.

3-4. John Frank NELSON, Jr., born 18 Apr 1867.

He married Edna FRASIER 25 Dec 1889, Vigo County, Indiana. Edna was born Dec 1869, Indiana.

On 10 Jun 1900, the census shows that Frank J. and Edna G. NELSON were living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Ethel F. Nov 1890 and Clarence May 1896. Frank was a farmer.

On 26 Apr 1910, the census shows Frank and Edna NELSON living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. Living with them were children Ethel age 19 and Clarence age 13. Edna had given birth to 4 children with only two living at time of census. Frank was a farmer.
Children of John Frank and Edna G. (FRAISER) NELSON:

3-4-1. Ethel F. NELSON, born Nov 1890, Indiana.

3-4-2. child NELSON. died young.

3-4-3. Clarence NELSON, born May 1896, Indiana.

3-4-4. child NELSON. died young

3-5. Martha “Mattie” NELSON, born Jul 1869, Indiana.

She married Charles E. JONES 24 Aug 1892, Vigo County, Indiana.

On 11 Jun 1900, the census shows Charles E. and Mattie J. JONES living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children John E. Jul 1893, Della Aug 1895, and Stella Aug 1895. There was also a Henry Edward JONES Apr 1897 living with them. Relationship not listed. Charles was a farm laborer.

On 26 Apr 1910, the census shows Charles E. and Martha J. JONES living in Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were their children Johnie E. age 16, Della age 14, Stella age 14, and Harold F. 8 months old. Charles was farming.
Children of Charles E. and Martha J. (NELSON) JONES:

3-5-1. John E. JONES, born Jul 1893, Indiana.

3-5-2. Della JONES, born Aug 1895, Indiana.

3-5-3. Stella JONES, born Aug 1895, Indiana.

3-5-4. Henry Edward JONES, born Apr 1897, Indiana.


#4

Lebourn FRAKES, born about 1839. He was in the 7th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery during the Civil War and was killed in battle at Chattanooga, Tennessee 28 Mar 1865. He was 5 feet and 6 inches tall, dark hair, blue eyes and fair complexion.

Lebourn married Martha J. BAILEY 7 Nov 1864, Vigo County, Indiana. They had no children.


#5

Jemima FRAKES, born 18 Feb1841. She died 18 Feb 1921.

She married Joseph Kester BAILEY 17 Aug 1859, Vigo County, Indiana. He was born 15 Nov 1838. He died 22 Jul 1914. Joseph‘s brother was Oliver BAILEY who married Mary Violet FRAKES (See 1-6 above).

On 11 Jun 1900, the census shows Joseph K. and Jemima BAILEY living in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana. Living with them was their son Joseph K. and his wife Lulu.

Children of Joseph Kester and Jemima (FRAKES) BAILEY:

5-1. Lucy BAILEY, born 3 Jul 1860. She married Elijah Pound WATSON.

5-2. William Homan BAILEY, born 21 Oct 1862. He married Louisa CUTSINGER/CRUTSINGER.

5-3. Elmer BAILEY, born 6 Mar 1864. He died 1886.

5-4. Harvey BAILEY, born 18 Jan 1866. He married Harriet PADDOCK. She was born Sep 1868, Indiana. Harvey was a farmer in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana.
Child of Harvey and Harriet (PADDOCK) BAILEY:

5-4-1. Inez F. BAILEY, born Mar 1893, Indiana.

5-5. Clara BAILEY, born 3 Mar 1868. She died 1890. She married Wake SHOEMAKER.

5-6. John BAILEY, born 16 Apr 1870. He died 1911. He married Cora HUNT.

5-7. Rosemary BAILEY, born 17 Aug 1872. He died 1956. She married Alvin OWEN.

5-8. Miniaetta “Etta” “Mina” BAILEY, born 19 Oct 1874. She died 1924. She married Chancey Beonie TRUEBLOOD.

5-9. Roda Ethel BAILEY, born 15 Mar 1878. Rhoda died 1888.

5-10. Joseph Kester BAILEY, Jr., born 9 Aug 1881. He died 1967. He married 1st Lulu THOMPSON. She married 2nd Bertha Turner STARKEY.


#7

Simeon Hathaway FRAKES, born Mar 1845. He died 30 Jun 1906, Vigo County, Indiana. He married Mary Ellen RING 9 Nov 1865, Vigo County, Indiana. She was born 26 Nov 1848, daughter of Henry and Mary Ann (STONESTREET) RING. Mary is the half-sister of Elizabeth Jane (See #10 following). She died 23 Jul 1907.

On 12 Aug 1870, the census shows Simeon and Mary FRAKES living in Prairie Creek Township. With them was their daughter Emizetta age 2. Simeon’s cousin, William L. STAGGS (25) was also living with them. William was the son of Elijah STAGGS, Simeon's great-uncle, brother of his Grandmother Mary (STAGGS) McGLONE.

On 18 Jun 1880, the census shows Simeon and Mary E. FRAKES living in Linton Townhip, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Ednizetta age 12, Alantha age 6 and Josie born Oct 1799.

On 21 Jun 1900, the census shows Simeon H. and Mary E. FRAKES living in Linton Townhip, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Josie M. and Jonathan H. Mary had given birth to 5 children with only 4 living at time of census.

Children of Simeon Hathaway and Mary Ellen (RING) FRAKES:

7-1. Emizetta "Emma" FRAKES, born May 1868. Emma died before 14 Jan 1920.

She married Hugh MOORE 8 Apr 1888, Vigo County, Indiana. Hugh was born Aug 1857, Indiana.

On 20 Jun 1900, the census shows Hugh and Emma MOORE living in Linton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Elmer F. Sep 1889, Clemmie E. Oct 1892, Mary J. Jun 1897.

On 15 Apr 1910, the census shows Hugh F. and Emma MOORE living in Linton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Elmer age 20, Clemmie E. age 17, Mary J. age 12 and Max age 8. Hugh was still farming.

On 14 Jan 1920, the census shows the widowed Hugh MOORE living in Linton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With him were his children Mary age 22 and Max age 18.

Children of Hugh F. and Emizetta (FRAKES) MOORE:

7-1-1. Elmer F. MOORE, born Sep 1889, Indiana.

7-1-2. Clem E. "Clemmie" MOORE, born Oct 1892, Indiana.

Clem married Flossie ___?___. She was born 1897/98, Indiana.

In 1930, the census shows Clem and Flossie MOORE were living in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were their children Clem E., Jr. age 12 and Mildred age 10. Clem was a salesman for Nash Building Company.

Children of Clem E. and Flossie (___?___) MOORE:

    7-1-2-1. Clem E. MOORE, Jr., born 1916/17, Indiana.

    7-1-2-2. Mildred MOORE, born 1919/20, Indiana.

7-1-3. Mary J. MOORE, born Jun 1897, Indiana.

7-1-4. Max MOORE, born 1901/02, Indiana.

7-2. child FRAKES, died young.

7-3. Orlantha Alice. "Lannie" FRAKES, born Jun 1872. She married Oscar YOUNG 29 Mar 1894, Vigo County, Indiana. He was born Aug 1886/87, Indiana. He was a farmer.

On 28 Jun 1900, the census show Oscar and Orlantha A. YOUNG living in Linton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With the was their son Cecil V. age 5, born Mar 1895, Indiana. Oscar was a farmer.

On 5 May 1910, the census show Oscar and Alice YOUNG living in Terre Haute, Harrison Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them was their son Vernon C. age 15.

On 8 Jan 1920, the census show Oscar and Orlantha A. YOUNG living in Terre Haute, Harrison Township, Vigo County, Indiana. He was listed as a stair builder.

Child of Oscar and Orlantha A. (FRAKES) YOUNG:

7-3-1. Cecil Vernon “Vern” YOUNG, born Mar 1895, Vigo County, Indiana.(I have a letter written by him to my grandfather, William Philip FRAKES. They were 2nd cousins. The first part of page one is gone, I therefore don't have the date of the letter. I have typed the letter just like it was written, with all the grammer mistakes.)

...and so has Dutch, Arthur Coffin.

The Bunch was all up to Lorey's last friday night we had some time we didn't have until 11 oclock. you ought to have been there because was six girls and only five boys.

Sunday afternoon we were all down to Atlekruse's. There was five girls and four boy's. We actually bought $1 worth of candy for them.

Sunday night Dutch and the two Art's and I played poker at our house. We have got about $20,000 worth of Business College Money. So we gambled right. I won $180 Dutch lost about $2000 Art Coffin was bout $4,000 in the hole. Art Atlehruse won about $15000.

There isn't any school this week Dutch & I have been having some times. We are going down to Dudley Cruzan's Thursday in the buggy. Going to take couple cold quarts & a pint. Don't you wish you could go along.

Myrtle and I had our pictures taken together Monday noon.

Dutch and I went to the Varities in the afternoon. Some guy undertook to undertake the undertaking of putting me out, but he didn't succeed. He made a pass a me and I made one at him that was all there was to it.

Write to me and the bunch especially the girls. I will keep you well informed on the Terre Haute matters.

I remain
Your Cousin
Vern Young

End of letter. (Note: Art Coffin was Arthur W. Coffin, who lived one street over from Vern in the 1910 census. He was the son of Robert W. and Phoebe COFFIN.)

On 9 Jan 1920, the census shows Vern and Dotia YOUNG living in Terre Haute, Indiana. With them is their son Nelson age 3. Also with them was Dotia’s brother Hubert STANTON. Dotia was born in Tennessee. Vern was listed as a wholesale merchant.

On 5 Apr 1930, the census shows Vern and Dotia YOUNG living in Terre Haute, Indiana. With them was their son Nelson, age 13. Vern owned his own home and it was valued at $2,500.00.

Child of Vernon Cecil and Dotia (STANTON) YOUNG:

    7-3-1-1. Nelson YOUNG, born 1916/17, Vigo County, Indiana.

7-4. Josephine M. "Josie: FRAKES, -born Oct 1879. She married Walter GOBLE 27 Jul 1901, Vigo County, Indiana.

On 5 May 1910, the census show Walter and Josie GOBLE living in Terre Haute, Harrison Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were children Thelma age 7 and Jeanurva M. age 4.
Children of Walter and Josephine M. (FRAKES) GOBLE:

7-4-1. Thelma GOBLE.

7-4-2. Jeanurva M. GOBLE.

7-5. Jonathan H. FRAKES, -born Sep 1884. He died 1948. He married Grace BOWEN 1 Oct 1909, Vigo County, Indiana. She was born 1896. She died 1961.

On 6 Jan 1920, the census show Jonathan and Grace FRAKES living in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. With them was their son Hosea age 11. John was listed as a meat cutter at a grocery store.

In Apr 1930, the census shows John and Grace FRAKES were living in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. With them were their two children Hosea age 23 and Jane age 8. They owned their own home and it was valued at $3,500.00. John was a butcher. Hosea was a clerk in a grocery store.

Children of Jonathan H. and Grace (BOWEN)FRAKES:

7-5-1. Hosea E. FRAKES. born 1908/09, Indiana, according to the 1930 census. He married but had no children.

7-5-2. Jane K. FRAKES. She never married. She lived in Terre Haute.



#8

Sarah Isabelle "Belle" Frakes, born 9 Mar 1847. She married Joseph SHOEMAKER, 2 Sep 1869, Vigo County, Indiana.

On 12 Aug 1870, the census shows Joseph and Sarah SHOEMAKER living in Prairie Creek Township, Vigo County, Indiana. With them was another Sarah SHOEMAKER age 16.

Children of Joseph and Sarah Isabelle (FRAKES) SHOEMAKER:

8-1. Charles SHOEMAKER, born 1870. He died young.

8-2. Arpie Ellen SHOEMAKER, born about 1872. She married Walter Fielding KIRKHAM 13 Nov 1894.

Children of Walter Fielding and Arpie Ellen (SHOEMAKER)KIRKHAM:

8-2-1. Claude KIRKHAM, born 23 Nov 1895. He died Dec 1971. Last place of residence was Prairie Creek, Vigo County, Indiana.

8-2-2. Clarence KIRKHAM, born 26 Oct 1900. He died Nov 1981. Last place of residence was Prairieton Township, Vigo County, Indiana. He married Mary CONWAY Feb 1924.

8-2-3. Clemmie KIRKHAM, born 6 Jan 1903.

8-2-4. Wilmer KIRKHAM, born 4 Apr 1905. He died Dec 1970. Last place of residence was Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. He married Meba FREDRICKS 1927.

8-2-5. Cleo Juanita KIRKHAM, born 7 Feb 1912. She married Edward ETCHESON.


#10

Elijah "Lige" FRAKES, born 23 May 1854. He died 1 Feb 1905. Buried at Union “Ring” Cemetery.

He married Elizabeth Jane "Janie" RING 13 Jan 1876, Vigo County, Indiana. She was the half-sister of Mary Ellen (See #7 above). Janie was born 4 Oct 1956. She died 21 Feb 1934.

Children of Elijah and Elizabeth Jane (RING) FRAKES:

10-1. Stillborn FRAKES, 13 Dec 1876.

10-2. Alta M. FRAKES, born 1878. She married Eli P. ARCHER 29 Jun 1897, Vigo County, Indiana.

10-3. James Alva FRAKES, born 6 Feb 1880. He died 28 Jan 1881.

10-4. Lulu M. FRAKES, born Oct 1881.

Lulu married 1st Josiah ADAMS 7 Nov 1898.

Lulu married 2nd 22 Feb 1902. Name of husband not known.

Child of Josiah and Lulu M. (FRAKES) ADAMS:

10-4-1. Raymond C. ADAMS, born May 1900.

10-5. John C. FRAKES, born 12 Feb 1885. He died 1 Jan 1886.

10-6. Herbert FRAKES, born Nov 1886. He married Ruby E. ROSE 26 May 1906, Vigo County, Indiana.

10-7. Lillie B. FRAKES, born 1 Oct 1889. She married John F. LANIER 8 Jan 1910.

10-8. Bertha FRAKES, born 11 Jan 1892.

10-9. Nina FRAKES, born 23 Sep 1894.

10-10. Roy FRAKES, born Apr 1898.

10-11. Ansyl E. FRAKES, born 26 Nov 1904. He died 23 Feb 1905.


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***Much of this information came from Nina Howlett Frakes of San Mateo, California. Her book: “Descendants of Philip and Phoebe (Case) Frakes.” Revised Edition, 1984. In her book, she went to great lengths to use only accurate and documented information.

***Census Records of 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920.

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***Cemeteries. Grave Stones.





Compiled by:
Stephen P.H. Frakes
(Great-Great-Great-Grandson of Jonathan H. Frakes)
321 South Franklin Avenue
Salem, Illinois 62881-2120
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Updated:
25 February 2017

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