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Franklin Lee Ridgely
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1840
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1916
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Son of Henderson and Mary (Benson) Ridgely.
Member of the Society of Colonial Wars and claimed to be:
Fifth in descent from Dr. James Benson (.. - 1709), Captain of a Troop of Horse, Talbot County, Maryland, 1693
Fourth in descent from Stephen Hopkins (1707-1785), a member of the Rhode Island Assembly during most of the years from 1732 to 1752, and was Speaker at various sessions, 1738-1749. Was one of the Committee at the Albany Convention of 1754 which drafted a plan of colonial union. Governor of Rhode Island, 1755-57, 1763-65, 1767-68. 
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Connie Nisinger
Originally Created by: Judy Mayberry Belford
Record added: May 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69637893
Franklin Lee Ridgely
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Franklin Lee Ridgely
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Franklin Lee Ridgely
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