John was born in JUN 1864 in Arkansas, the son of unknown parents.
He has died but the date and place are unknown.
His wife was Mary I Fulkerson, who he married on 20 DEC 1887 in Judsonia, White County, Arkansas. Their six known children were Pearl (1888-1977), Edith Ellen (1894-1960), Mettie E (1897->1960), Laura E (1901-<1930), Opal (1906->1960) and Eunice (1910-?).
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Dwelling 394, family 413
Franks, John, head white male born June 1864, age 35, married 12 years,
born (" arkansas?) father and mother born Arkansas, day laborer
" Mary, wife, white, female, born May 1867, age 33, married 12 years, mother of 5 children, 3 living, born Kentucky, father and mother born Kentucky
" Pearl, daughter white, female, born Dec 1888, age 11, single, born Arkansas, father born Kentucky, mother born Arkansas
" Ellen, daughter, white female, born Nov 1984, age 5 single, born Arkansas, father born Kentucky, mother born Arkansas
" Meddie, daughter, white female, born Jany 1897 , age 3, single, born Arkansas, father born Kentucky, mother born Arkansas
Frank John, Harrison Township, School Dist. 40 no occupation listed.