Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Lavisa Dees

Female 1811 - 1860  (49 years)


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  • Name Lavisa Dees 
    Birth 06 Apr 1810  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 1811  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The 1850 census gives the date of birth as 1815. Both the 1850 and 1860 enumerations are fairly consistent in giving a twenty year age difference between husband and wife. The marriage date given by Waters is problematic.
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1850  Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1860  Nathansville, Conecuh, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 13 Oct 1860  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I0583  Dickinson
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2011 

    Mother Hettie 
    Notes 
    • The parents for Lavisa Dees Franklin are traditionally given as William Dees and Hettie Semoice. The dates are obviously problematic.
    Family ID F1609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martin Franklin,   b. ca. 1799, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 01 Oct 1823  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Wiley Benjamin Franklin,   b. 01 Apr 1828, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1901, Escambia County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Lavisa Franklin,   b. abt. 1830, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. bef. 1870  (Age ~ 40 years)
     3. Lucinda Franklin,   b. Abt 1833, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Riley Franklin,   b. 08 Nov 1835, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1899, Escambia County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     5. Elizabeth Franklin,   b. Abt 1838, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. John D Franklin,   b. 1839, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1903, Escambia County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     7. Caroline Franklin,   b. Abt 1844, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. James Martin Franklin,   b. 27 Aug 1845, Conecuh County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1926, Brewton, Escambia, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2011 
    Family ID F0212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Nathansville, Conecuh, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S336343] History of Escambia County, Alabama, Annie C Waters, (Huntsville, Alabama: Strode Publishers, 1983).

    2. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: , Conecuh, Alabama; Roll M653_6; Page: 1082; Image: 532; Family History Library Film: 803006.

    3. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: , Conecuh, Alabama; Roll M432_3; Page: 351A; Image: 696.