Frank Banks is a character from the Haunted Mansion.
Frank Banks was an east-coast banker who lived in Bulfor's Isle, California during the 19th century. In 1872 would marry the beautiful Constance Hatchaway unknowing she was a gold-digging murderess who decapitated him with an axe. She would keep his head in a hatbox as a twisted souvenir, eventually taking it to the Haunted Mansion in New Orleans, Louisiana where his spirit presumably resides.
Appearances and allusions
Frank appears in a photograph within the attic scene of the Haunted Mansion. As guests pass by his photograph, the head disappears from his shoulders to mirror his fate at Hatchaway's hands.
Frank makes a minor appearance in Disney Kingdoms: Haunted Mansion when Constance is reminiscing on her past husbands.
- Frank shares his surname and occupation with the Banks family featured in the Disney film Mary Poppins, possibly implying that Frank is an ancestor or relative of theirs.