Joseph Franklin Darnell1,2

ID #1469, (10 October 1853 - 26 September 1930)

Key Events

Birth10 Oct 1853He was born on 10 Oct 1853 in Mississippi.1,3,2
Marriage8 Jun 1884He married Cora Lee Dishman, daughter of Jeremiah Dishman and Elizabeth Woodard, on 8 Jun 1884 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.4
Death26 Sep 1930He died on 26 Sep 1930 in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, at age 76.2

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Census19001 Jun 1900He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 census in Callahan County, Texas.1
Census19201 Jun 1920He was listed as the head of household on the 1920 census in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas.3


Other information

Last Edited: 7 Dec 2016


  1. [S96] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Texas, Callahan County, ED 16, sheet 7B, line 84, dwelling 122, family 123, J.F. Darnell household (Online:, Inc.), image 14 of 51.
  2. [S353] J. Frank Darnell, born 10 Oct 1855 in Mississippi, died 26 Sep 1930, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, married, death certificate.
  3. [S98] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Texas, Taylor County, Abilene, ED 263, page 16B, J. F. Darnell household (Online:, Inc.), viewed 7 Dec 2106. J. F. Darnell, head, age 66, born MS, Cora Darnell, wife, age 56, born MS.
  4. [S679] MS Marriages, 1800-1911, J. F. Darnell and Cora L. Dishman, 8 Jun 1884, Choctaw, Mississippi, citing Choctaw,Mississippi; FHL microfilm 900,636.


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