Martha Ellen “Mattie” <I>Franklin</I> Blanchard

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Martha Ellen “Mattie” Franklin Blanchard

  • Birth 22 Aug 1867
  • Death 9 Dec 1945
  • Burial Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot 1013
  • Memorial ID 38831845

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)

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  • Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
  • Added: 28 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38831845
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Ellen “Mattie” Franklin Blanchard (22 Aug 1867–9 Dec 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38831845, citing Hutchinson Eastside Cemetery, Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Phillip H. Pitzer (contributor 46774530) .