Queen Victoria Franklin1

#1813, b. 7 July 1857, d. 12 May 1896
     Queen Victoria Franklin was born on 7 July 1857 Johnson County, Kentucky. Queen and Leander Parks, son of Charles Rice Parks and Margaret Buskirk, were married circa 1876. Queen Victoria Franklin died 12 May 1896, in near Elk City, Lincoln County, Oregon at age 38 years, 10 months and 5 days.1,2 She was buried Elk City Cemetery, Elk City, Lincoln County, Oregon.

Children of Queen and Leander

Last Edited=18 Nov 2020


  1. [S29] Evelyn Parry, At Rest in Lincoln County (545 SW 9th St., Newport, OR 97365: Lincoln Co., Hist Soc., 1979).
  2. [S125] Obituary, PARKS. -- At her home on Big Elk, on Saturday, May 12, 1896, Mrs. Leander Parks.
  3. [S111] M. Constance Hodges Lords of Themselves: A History of Eastern Lincoln County, Oregon, I (Eddyville, Oregon: Delcon Historical Publications, Copyright 1978).