Sixth Generation


590. John Franklin McCuistion was born on 4 January 1847 in Marshall County, Mississippi.739,938 Leona's genealogy lists J. Frank McCuistion's as being born in Nacogdoches County, Texas. Letter from grandson, Clayton Silas McCuistion, states; "grandfather, J. Frank McCuistion was ... not born in Nacogdoches County, Texas, but in the state of Tennessee." J. Frank was actually born Marshall County, Mississippi. Marshall County, Mississippi is on the border of Tennessee and Mississippi. The family moved to Nacogdoches County in 1849. J. Frank was never married to a Miss Summers nor a Miss Corley as stated by Leona." He appeared in the census on 2 July 1860 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.416 On 2 July 1860 he was a student in Nacogdoches County, Texas.416 John served in the military Confederate Army Civil War.938 J. Frank served with Confederate States Army; Company H, 4th Texas Regiment of Cavalry during the Civil War. He was a regular volunteer, enlisting in May 1864 and was discharged in May 1865 "on account of close of war." On 21 April 1910 he was a farmer in Nacogdoches County, Texas.939 940 He died on 9 July 1931 at the age of 84 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas.941 J. F. died at the home of his son John McCuistion; his death was caused by Arteriosclerosis and Chronic Nefritis. The spelling of John Frank's name on the Physician Certificate is McCuistian. John has reference number RM 4734. GKM 2503 - LBM 12-403

John Franklin McCuistion and Louisa Jane Coon were married on 9 January 1864 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas.16 They16 appeared in the census on 21 September 1870 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.942 Louisa is listed as Jane. Louisa Jane Coon, daughter of Ephriam Coon and Nancy Keziah , was born in 1849 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas.16 She died on 27 January 1897 at the age of 48 in Nacogdoches, Texas.16 She was buried in Old North Church Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Texas.16 Louisa has reference number RM 8440.

John Franklin McCuistion-4734 and Louisa Jane Coon-8440 had the following children:

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Edwin Marion "Eddy" McCuistion-5392.

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Ida McCuistion-7815.

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Anna McCuistion-4733.

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Ella McCuistion-6661.

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John Franklin McCuistion-8190.

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Nolan Benjamin McCuistion-4614.

John Franklin McCuistion and Martha A. Wilborne were married on 8 April 1897 in Nacogdoches County, Texas. They appeared in the census on 21 April 1910 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.939 Martha A. Wilborne was born about 1847 in Arkansas.939 She has reference number RM 8441.