William Adam Franz was born Oct 1852 prob. Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA.He was the son of John Franz and Caroline Schramm.William married Mary Daniel about 1874.They had 8 children.I can identify five: Mary M. Franz b. 1875 m. Harvey James McShaffrey; Susie M. Franz b. 1873 m. Joseph Anthony Hogle; Joseph Anthony Franz; John W. Franz b. 1880 m. Roxie Kingery; Harry J. Franz and Anna L. Franz.Would like to share info with others working on these families.