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Franklin, Mary[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female 1884 - 1989  (104 years)

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  • Name Franklin, Mary 
    Nickname Polly 
    Born 23 Jul 1884  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1910  East Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1920  Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1930  Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1940  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Magisterial District 3 
    Religion Between 1942 and 1989  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    a member of Colley Creek Primitive Baptist Church 
    • She served as a deaconess of the church for many years. The Colley Creek church is a member church of the Three Forks of Powell's River Regular Primitive Baptist Association.
    Baptism 26 Jul 1942  Crafts Colly (Ermine), Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Colly Creek Regular Primitive Baptist Church 
    Misc Jul 1984  Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    celebrated her 100th birthday 
    Died 5 Jun 1989  Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Address:
    Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital 
    Mountain Eagle Obituary, Mary (Franklin) Hall
    Mountain Eagle Obituary, Mary (Franklin) Hall
    Obituary Card, Mary (Franklin) Hall (1884-1989)
    Mary (Franklin) Hall Obituary Card
    Mountain Eagle Obituary, Mary (Franklin) Hall
    Mountain Eagle Obituary, Mary (Franklin) Hall
    Mary (Franklin) Hall Obituary Card
    Mary (Franklin) Hall Obituary Card
    Buried 7 Jun 1989  Evergreen and Williams Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Headstone, Alvin (1887-1972) and Mary Franklin (1884-1989) Hall
    Headstone, Alvin (1887-1972) and Mary Franklin (1884-1989) Hall
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I11  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2018 

    Father Franklin, Harvey G.,   b. 28 Jan 1860, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1949, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Combs, Evaline,   b. 7 Mar 1863, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1947, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 19 May 1881  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hall, Alvin,   b. 8 Aug 1887, Pike, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1974, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [1, 2, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
    Married 5 Sep 1905  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 15, 16
    • The marriage is recorded in Marriage Bond Book #13, p. 556, Letcher County, KY. The marriage was performed by Alvin's father, Joseph L. Hall, at the residence of Harvey Franklin. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph Blair and Harvey Franklin.
    Children 
     1. Hall, Joseph Elzie,   b. 18 Jun 1906, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1907, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Hall, James Floyd,   b. 31 Jul 1908, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1975, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Hall, Lula Beatrice,   b. 29 Sep 1910, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1995, Georgetown, Scott, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Hall, Harve Leonard,   b. 22 Nov 1913, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1996, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Hall, Sarah Evelyn,   b. 22 May 1915, Thornton, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1989, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     6. Hall, Opal Clarice,   b. 15 Dec 1919, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 2012, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     7. Hall, Edwin Hearld,   b. 16 Jan 1922, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 2006, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. Hall, Alpha Levernia,   b. 13 Jan 1925, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 2019, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     9. Hall, Esther Kathyleen,   b. 22 Nov 1927, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 2019, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Photos
    Alvin and Mary, shortly after marriage
    Alvin and Mary, shortly after marriage
    Gathering of Alvin Hall extended family, early 1930s
    Gathering of Hall extended family, early 1930s
    Front, l. - r.: Edd Hall, Esther Hall, Levernia Hall, Opal Hall.
    Rear, l. - r.: Evelyn Hall, Harvey Hall, Bea Hall, James Hall
    Edd and Levernia Hall as toddlers
    Edd and Levernia as toddlers
    Alvin & Mary (Franklin) Hall, with Linda and Bea (Hall) Nelson, and 
Evelyn (Hall) Holbrook
    Alvin & Mary, with Linda, Bea & Evelyn in rear
    Alvin and Mary (Franklin) Hall, ca. 1953
    Alvin and Mary (Franklin) Hall, ca. 1953
    Alvin and Mary Hall, 50th Wedding Anniversary
    50th Wedding Anniversary
    Particpants include:
    Children sitting in front: Harvey Hall Jr., Sheila [Day] Webb, James Mohn, Dan Mohn, Linda Nelson, Henrietta [Hall] Tenaglia, Avis "Bobby" Holbrook
    Adults at rear: Mary [Franklin] Hall, Alvin Hall, Levernia [Hall] Day, Argene Day, Evelyn [Hall] Holbrook, George Nelson, Bea [Hall] Nelson, James F. Hall, Esther [Hall] Mohn (now Corrello), Anita Holbrook, and Harvey Hall.
    Alvin Hall Sons and sons-in-law
    Hall Sons and sons-in-law
    (l. to r.) Edd Hall (baby unidentified), Alvin Hall, Marvin Holbrook, George Nelson, Frank Corrello, Argene Day, Robert Holbrook
    Alvin and Mary, 60th Wedding Anniversary
    Alvin and Mary, 60th Wedding Anniversary
    50th Wedding Anniversary
    50th Wedding Anniversary
    Particpants include:
    Children sitting in front: Harvey Hall Jr., Sheila [Day] Webb, James Mohn, Dan Mohn, Linda Nelson, Henrietta [Hall] Tenaglia, Avis "Bobby" Holbrook
    Adults at rear: Mary [Franklin] Hall, Alvin Hall, Levernia [Hall] Day, Argene Day, Evelyn [Hall] Holbrook, George Nelson, Bea [Hall] Nelson, James F. Hall, Esther [Hall] Mohn (now Corrello), Anita Holbrook, and Harvey Hall.
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Jul 1884 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Sep 1905 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - East Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Millstone, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Magisterial District 3 - 1940 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States
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    Link to Google MapsReligion - a member of Colley Creek Primitive Baptist Church - Between 1942 and 1989 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - Address:
    Colly Creek Regular Primitive Baptist Church - 26 Jul 1942 - Crafts Colly (Ermine), Letcher, Kentucky, United States
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - celebrated her 100th birthday - Jul 1984 - Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital - 5 Jun 1989 - Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Jun 1989 - Evergreen and Williams Cemetery, Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Mary 'Polly' (Franklin) Hall
    Mary "Polly" (Franklin) Hall
    Mary Hall (seated), with children: Evelyn, Esther, Opal, Levernia, Bea (kneeling), and Harvey (rear)
    Mary Hall (seated), with children: Evelyn, Esther, Opal, Levernia, Bea (kneeling), and Harvey (rear)
    AlvinMaryHallatOpals.jpg
    AlvinMaryHallatOpals.jpg
    Mary and Alvin Hall with Opal (Hall) Holbrook, at residence of Bea and George Nelson
    Mary and Alvin Hall with Opal (Hall) Holbrook, at residence of Bea and George Nelson
    Mary (Franklin) Hall
    Mary Hall
    Mary Hall, every early
    Mary Hall, every early
    Mary Hall and son, Edd Hall
    Mary Hall and son, Edd Hall
    Mary Hall, approx. 94 years of age
    Mary Hall, approx. 94 years of age
    Mary (Franklin) Hall's General Store, Thornton, KY
    Mary (Franklin) Hall's General Store, Thornton, KY
    (l-r) Hattie, Mary, Evelyn, Liz, & Rhoda Franklin
    (l-r) Hattie, Mary, Evelyn, Liz, & Rhoda Franklin
    Levernia Day and mother, Mary Hall
    Levernia Day and mother, Mary Hall

    Documents
    Social Security Award, Mary Hall
    Social Security Award, Mary Hall

  • Notes 
    • Mary Franklin Hall operated a grocery store on Thornton Creek in Letcher County for many years. She also was a member and deaconess of the Primitive Baptist Church.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1976] Mary Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1910".

    2. [S1977] Mary P Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1930".

    3. [S1978] Mary Polly Franklin Hall, "Find A Grave Index".

    4. [S38157] Mary Hall in entry for Alvin Hall, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942".

    5. [S38158] Mary Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1910".

    6. [S38159] Mary Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1920".

    7. [S38161] Mary P Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1930".

    8. [S38160] Mary Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1940".

    9. [S322] KY Death Records RootsWeb, hv., Vol. 032, Cert. #15927, Deathvol. 089.

    10. [S609] SSDI.
      407-64-4812

    11. [S1979] FamSch Ky Marriages 1785-1979.

    12. [S1980] Mary Hall in household of Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1920".

    13. [S2032] Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1920".

    14. [S2034] Alvin Hall, "United States Census, 1930".

    15. [S38156] Mary Franklin, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979".

    16. [S794] FamSch Ky Marriages 1785-1979, 2 December 2012; Alvin Hall and Mary Franklin, 05 Sep 1905; Kentucky-EASy Sourcefilm: 808708, citing reference v 13 p 557, FHL microfilm 808708.