James Bradley Franklin
and Didema Hall
James Bradley Franklin b 18 Mar 1839 d 8 Aug 1865 (Civil War); s/o Bird Franklin and Agnes Stallard. James Bradley Franklin m. 5 Jul 1856 Russell Co VA to Didema Hall b 1839 Russell Co VA d Indian Creek, Wise Co VA; buried Isham Hall Cemetery, Pound, Wise Co VA; d/o Isham Isom Hall and Jane Mullins. James Bradley Franklin enlisted 4 Oct 1862 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY in the 13th KY Cav CSA Co D. Children of Didema Hall and James Bradley Franklin;
1. Elizabeth Catherine "Cat" Franklin b 1920 Lackey Knott Co KY; m. Edward "Big Ed" Hall (aka The Mountain Man Hunter) b 26 Jun 1858 Otter Creek, Floyd Co KY d 31 Jan 1895 Pound Wise Co VA, s/o John William "Wash" Hall and Lucinda "Cindy" Hall. Edward "Big Ed" Hall m. 1st to Sarah Johnson. He left Sally Johnson and "took up" with Cat Franklin. There is no evidence that he ever divorced Sally or married Cat.
2. Harvey G Franklin b 28 Jan 1860 VA d 1 Feb 1949 Letcher Co KY; m. 19 May 1881 Letcher Co KY to Eveline Combs b 7 Mar 1863 Letcher Co KY d 21 Sept 1947 Letcher Co KY; d/o Russell Combs and Dicey Polly