Martha Ellen "Mattie" Franklin was the daughter of Marshall W. and Mary (Pence) Franklin.
She was first married to John A. Moore. In 1899, on the brink of divorce, John murdered their 5 children. He was found guilty and served prison time. However, he was released after 28 years and disappeared after that.
She later remarried Fred L. Blanchard.
Obituary provided by FAG'er Pammy In Oklahoma (#46877560)