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Deborah Read Franklin
Birth: 1708
Marlborough
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 1774
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Wife of Statesman, Benjamin Franklin, Mother of Sarah(Sally)Bache,Francis Folger(died at age 4-smallpox). Ben and Debbie where married on Sept.1,1730. While Ben was abroad, Deborah kept the business going, collected on loans, and other issues. Ben was on government business in London when Deborah died of a stroke.
Cause of death:Stroke 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
 
 Children:
  William Franklin (1731 - 1813)*
  Francis Folger Franklin (1732 - 1736)*
  Sarah Franklin Franklin Bache (1743 - 1808)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Christ Church Burial Ground
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section A, With husband Benjamin
 
Created by: Frank W Nichols
Record added: Sep 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9405519
Deborah <i>Read</i> Franklin
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Deborah <i>Read</i> Franklin
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Deborah <i>Read</i> Franklin
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You were a sweet and loving woman who was so loved by all
- Robin Close
 Added: Oct. 17, 2014
You will be forever be missed
- Maria
 Added: Oct. 10, 2014
Bless you cousin Deborah
- vl beck
 Added: Jun. 29, 2014
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