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Benjamin S Franklin
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Birth: Jan., 1847
Bedford
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1930
Kingston
Tuscola County
Michigan, USA

Enlisted as a private in Company C, 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, July 21, 1862, at Cleveland, OH, for a term of 3 years. Mustered out with Company C, June 12, 1865 at Raleigh, NC.

His name is on the base of the Civil War soldier Statue at Bedford, OH and on Panel #13 in the Cuyahoga County Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, Public Square, Cleveland, OH. See: www.soldiersandsailors.com

He first appears in MI in the 1870 U.S. Census for Wells Twp., Tuscola County, a farmer, 23 years old, with wife, Susan, 23 years old, born Canada.

He was furnished a new upright military headstone from the Veterans Administration in 2009. 
 
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 Children:
  George H Franklin (1875 - 1946)*
  Rutherford B Franklin (1877 - 1879)*
  Bertha Franklin (1879 - 1891)*
  Minnie Franklin Clark (1882 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Dayton Cemetery
Dayton
Tuscola County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Franklin Family Plot
 
Created by: Ryan McReynolds
Record added: Jul 26, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9184740
Benjamin S Franklin
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Benjamin S Franklin
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Benjamin S Franklin
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- Ryan McReynolds
 Added: Nov. 11, 2010
You are remembered today
- Ryan McReynolds
 Added: May. 31, 2010
Happy Veteran's Day
- Ryan McReynolds
 Added: Nov. 11, 2009
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