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Franklin HALE

Male 1825 - Bef 1910  (< 84 years)


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  • Name Franklin HALE 
    Born 19 Dec 1825  TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 9 May 1910  White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) History of White County, Illinois, Chicago, IL: Inter-State Publishing Co., 1883, p. 833:

      Franklin Hale, born in West Tennessee, Dec. 19, 1825, is a son of Asa and Elizabeth (Chapman) Hale, natives of Virginia and North Carolina. His grandfather, Simon Hale, was in the whole Southern campaign of the Revolutionary War. He [Simon] died in 1842, in his ninety-ninth year, in White County. His [Franklin's] father, Asa Hale, came to this county in 1830 with five children, Franklin being the fourth. He was married Aug. 7, 1841 to Sibbie, daughter of James and Polly (Regan) Bryant. To them were born six children?James B. (surveyor of Gallatin County for the past ten years), William (deceased), John (deceased), Sara Ann E. (Mrs. Geo. W. Harper, deceased), Asa F. and Lewis. Mrs. [Franklin] Hale died in the fall of 1870 [?], and Dr. [?] [Franklin] Hale married Mahala, daughter of Daniel Bryant. They have had two children?Martin (deceased) and Marshall. Mr. [Franklin] Hale has given his children all the advantages to be obtained in this section of the county. He and his family are all members of the Cumberland Presbyterian church. He was School District of Buckeye District for twelve years, at the date of the ending of subscription and the beginning of free schools.

      (2) A household headed by Franklin HALE is listed in the 1850 census of District 13, White County, IL. (His surname is listed as HALL in the index to the 1850 census.)

      Franklin is listed in the 1850 census as a farmer who was then 25 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1825. According to the 1850 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with Franklin is his wife, Sibbey, who was then 31 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1819. According to the 1850 census, she was born in KY.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, James B., who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1842. According to the 1850 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, William, who was then 6 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1844. According to the 1850 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his daughter, Sarah E., who was then 4 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1846. According to the 1850 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, Marion, who was then 1 year of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1849. According to the 1850 census, he was born in IL.

      (2) Illinois Public Domain Land Tract Sales Database <http://www.sos.state.il.us/GenealogyMWeb/landsrch.html>:

      Tract 1:

      Purchaser: HALE FRANKLIN
      Residence of Purchaser: UNKNOWN
      Social Status:
      Legal Description:
      Aliquot Parts or Lot: NESE
      Section Number: 05
      Township: 07S
      Range: 09E
      Meridan: 3
      County of Purchase: WHITE
      Details of Sale:
      Acres: 40.00
      Price per Acre: 000.00
      Total Price: WARRANT
      Type of Sale: FD
      Date of Purchase: 11/24/1852
      Volume: 105
      Page: 080

      Tract 2:

      Purchaser: HALE FRANKLIN
      Residence of Purchaser: UNKNOWN
      Social Status:
      Legal Description:
      Aliquot Parts or Lot: NWSW
      Section Number: 04
      Township: 07S
      Range: 09E
      Meridan: 3
      County of Purchase: WHITE
      Details of Sale:
      Acres: 40.00
      Price per Acre: 000.00
      Total Price: WARRANT
      Type of Sale: FD
      Date of Purchase: 12/24/1852
      Volume: 105
      Page: 086

      Tract 3:

      Purchaser: HALE FRANKLIN
      Residence of Purchaser: WHITE
      Social Status:
      Legal Description:
      Aliquot Parts or Lot: NESW
      Section Number: 04
      Township: 07S
      Range: 09E
      Meridan: 3
      County of Purchase: WHITE
      Details of Sale:
      Acres: 40.00
      Price per Acre: 1.25
      Total Price: 50.00
      Type of Sale: FD
      Date of Purchase: 02/23/1854
      Volume: 112
      Page: 081

      Tract 4:

      Purchaser: HALE FRANKLIN
      Residence of Purchaser: WHITE
      Social Status:
      Legal Description:
      Aliquot Parts or Lot: SWNW
      Section Number: 04
      Township: 07S
      Range: 09E
      Meridan: 3
      County of Purchase: WHITE
      Details of Sale:
      Acres: 39.92
      Price per Acre: .13
      Total Price: 4.99
      Type of Sale: FD
      Date of Purchase: 10/02/1854
      Volume: 112
      Page: 138

      (3) A household headed by Franklin HALE is listed in the 1870 census of Heralds Prairie Township, White County, IL.

      Franklin is listed in the 1870 census as a farmer who was then 44 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1826. According to the 1870 census, he was born in TN.

      Listed with Franklin is his wife, Mahala, who was then 34 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1836. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, Asa, a farm worker who was then 14 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1856. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, Louis, a farm worker who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1859. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his step-daughter, Rhoda BLACARD, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1860. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his step-son, James BLACARD, a farm worker who was then 12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1858. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his step-daughter, Mary BLACARD, who was then 9 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1861. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his step-daughter, Virginia BLACARD, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, she was born in about 1862. According to the 1870 census, she was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, Martin HALE, who was then 2 months old; years of age; therefore, according to the 1870 census, he was born in about 1870. According to the 1870 census, he was born in IL. The relationship between Franklin HALE and Martin HALL is not listed in the 1870 census. [Note by compiler: Martin's name is written as HALL, rather than HALE, in the 1870 census. However, according to the History of White County, Illinois, Chicago, IL: Inter-State Publishing Co., 1883, p. 833, Franklin and Mahala had a son named Martin who died before 1883. Therefore, the compiler assumes that the census enumerator erred in spelling the name HALL, rather than HALE, in the 1870 census.]

      (4) A household headed by Franklin HALE is listed in the 1880 census of Heralds Prairie Township, White County, IL.

      Franklin is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 54 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1826. According to the 1880 census, he was born in TN, his father was born in AL, and his mother was born in NC.

      Listed with Franklin is his wife, Mahala, who was then 44 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1836. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IL, her father was born in KY, and her mother was born in OH.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, Marshall, who was then 5 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1875. According to the 1880 census, he was born in IL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in IL.

      Also listed with Franklin is his step-daughter, Virginia A. BLACKARD, who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1863. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.

      (5) A household headed by Franklin HALE is listed in the 1900 census of Heralds Prairie Township, White County, IL.

      Franklin is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in December 1825 and was then 74 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in TN, his father was born in AL, and his mother was born in NC. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 32 years.

      Listed with Franklin is his wife, Mahala, who was born in January 1845 and was then 65 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 32 years and had theretofore given birth to 6 children, 4 of whom were then living.

      Also listed with Franklin is his son, Marshall, a farm laborer who was born in October 1874 and was then 26 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IL, his father was born in TN, and his mother was born in IL. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 3 years.

      Also listed with Franklin is his daughter-in-law, Amy R. HALE, who was born in August 1880, and was then 19 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 3 years and had theretofore given birth to 1 child, who was then living.

      Also listed with Franklin is his granddaughter, Hazel HALE, who was born in February 1898 and was then 2 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IL, and both of her parents were born in IL.
    Person ID I4518  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father Asa HALE,   b. 1787, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1860, White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth CHAPMAN,   b. 1795, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 29 Sep 1860  (Age > 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Bef 1819  TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mahala C. BRYANT,   b. 1 Jan 1835, White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919, White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1868  White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F1410  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth BRYANT,   b. Abt 1819, Pulaski County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 19 Feb 1868, White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1841  White County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F2607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart