|Nickname:||W. F. or "Frank"|
|Born:||Jan. 9, 1868 or 1869, Ft. Deposit, AL|
|Died:||Feb. 18, 1951, Huntsville, AL|
|Buried:||Mapel Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL|
|Son of:||Andrew Jackson Esslinger (b1844)|
|Brother of:||Dr. Wade Hampton Esslinger|
|Father of:||Nell Esslinger|
|Grandson of:||William Wright Esslinger|
• Ancestry.com - Genealogical information submitted by akita256 (behind membership fee wall.)
• Application for Sons of the American Revolution - Information behind an ancestry.com that requires registration. (Originally found at http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=2204&iid=32596_242402-00523&fn=William+Francis&ln=Esslinger&st=r&ssrc=&pid=1078347.)
• City Directory - Address of business and home (information from behind ancestry.com membership fee wall) (Originally found at http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/View.aspx?dbid=2469&path=Alabama.Huntsville.1927.Huntsville%2c+Alabama%2c+City+Directory%2c+1927.42.)
• Eslinger.org - Family blog (Originally found at http://www.eslinger.org/Home_Page.html.)
• Find a Grave - Some biographical information is included in his wife's obituary here. The web page is created by Gene Hill.
• Obituary for his wife - Obituary for Blanche Russell Esslinger, his widow, in Find a Grave is created by Gene Hill.
• Record, Vol. 1 - A Dream Come True: The Story of Madison County and Incidentally of Alabama and the United States, Volume 1, by James Record, © 1970, p. 201
• Record, Vol. 2 - A Dream Come True: The Story of Madison County and Incidentally of Alabama and the United States, Volume 2, by James Record, © 1978, p. 554, (is in a list of authors for a book published in 1948 & 1950 titled "Esslinger Family").
• rolodafile.com - Website produced by Robert Louis, Danniel.