The name was actually Francesco and shortened.Marriage.... Patrick Francesco age 23 he and parents Pike Co, married at Robert Pinsons to Rutha V. Bowling age 19, her parents b. Russell Co VA, married in Pike Co March 5, 1886
1870 Pike Co census shows Bowling family living next door to the Francesco family.I think these are strong possibles. 1870 Pike Co. household 42-42 Ezekiel Bowling 53, wife Nancy 40 with Rutha V. age 4.
household 43-43 shows George Franceseco 49 and Frances with a son Patrick age 7.
Marriages for Pike Co show that George Francisco married Franky McCoy, Sept 2, 1854.Her father was Richard McCoy.George Francisco age 27 born in Russell Co VA and Franky McCoy age 17 born in Pike Co.
Ezekiel Boling married Apr 19, 1849 to Nancy Baker in Pike Co.