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Deborah Read Franklin
Birth: 1708
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 1774
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: 
  Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
  William Franklin (1731 - 1813)*
  Francis Folger Franklin (1732 - 1736)*
  Sarah Franklin Franklin Bache (1743 - 1808)*
*Calculated relationship
Christ Church Burial Ground
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
Added by: Frank W Nichols
Deborah <i>Read</i> Franklin
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 Added: Mar. 22, 2015
John Rogers;Marriage Date: 5 Aug 1725; Place:Christ Church ..Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Spouse's Name: Deb Read
 Added: Mar. 9, 2015
Whatever happened to her son William Rodgers?
 Added: Mar. 9, 2015
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