Frances "Franky" Overturf

Female 1831 - 1905  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Frances "Franky" Overturf 
    Born 0Jul 1831  (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Frances Scott Overturf Hillis  [2
    Died 0___ 1905  (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried (Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I22197  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2015 

    Father (Henry) Overturf,   b. (Warren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary "Polly" LNU,   b. 1815, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married (Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F9019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Hillis,   b. 0___ 1831, (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1885, (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 7 Aug 1854  Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. (M(ary) F(rances) Hillis),   b. 1851, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John H. "Mountain John" Hillis,   b. 21 Aug 1856, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1920, Dunlap, Sequatchie County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. William "Bill Tucker" Hillis,   b. 5 Nov 1859, (Van Buren County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1922, (Sequatchie County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. Samuel A. "Sam" Hillis,   b. 4 Dec 1862, Van Buren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1936, (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F7851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 0Jul 1831 - (Van Buren County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Aug 1854 - Van Buren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 0___ 1905 - (Van Buren County, Tennessee) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - (Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee) Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Wes Dodson identifies her as "Frankie Richardson Scott"...Peggy Allison
      ID'd in VB Marriage Records,p. 8, as "Frances Overturf"...DAH
      Unmarked gravesite...
    • Died at age 74.

      Married Robert Hillis on August 7, 1857. Frances was 23 years old. Their children:
      Mary Frances Hillis (1851-1870).
      John H. "Mountain John" Hillis (1856-1920). Died at age 63. See below.
      William Tucker Hillis (1859-1922).
      Samuel A. Hillis (1861-1936).

      1860 United States Federal Census shows Frances living in Van Buren, Tennessee. Frances was 25 years old and married to Robert Hillis.
      1870 United States Federal Census shows Frances living in District 8, Van Buren, Tennessee. Frances was 39 years old and married to Robert Hillis.
      Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002 shows Frances Overturf. Spouse: Robert Hillis. Marriage date: August 7, 1854. Marriage county: Van Buren. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S29570] "United States Census - Van Buren County,Tennessee 1900",transcribed by, p. 38.

    2. [S5751] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=119394778.

    3. [S148] "United States Census - Van Buren County,Tennessee 1900",transcribed by, p. 38.

    4. [S149] "Our People - The Tombstone Inscriptions of Van Buren County,Tennessee with, p. 88.

    5. [S23] 1850 Warren Co.,TN Census, transcribed from a microfilm copy of the original, p. 65.

    6. [S31561] "Van Buren County Marriage Records - Book I thru Book V: May 21, 1840 to, p. 8.

    7. [S5750] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35425675.