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Mary Franklin (Gooch)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Gooch, III and Hannah Gooch
Wife of John Franklin, Postmaster of Boston
Mother of Peter Franklin; William Franklin and John Franklin, died at sea
Half sister of Joseph Gooch

Occupation: Housewife
Managed by: Private User
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About Mary Franklin

John Franklin, b. 1690, Ben Franklin's older brother, was married twice. Once to a Mary Gooch in about 1715, and then after she died, he married the widow Elizabeth Gooch Hubbard in 1753. Neither of these women were known as "Mary Elizabeth Gooch" in any historical documents. Mary and Elizabeth Gooch were two different women.

John Franklin, b. 1690, had only one child, a son, John, born in June of 1716, and lost at sea as a young man without issue.

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Mary Franklin's Timeline

1698
March 17, 1698
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
1715
1715
Age 16
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1716
1716
Age 17
1737
1737
Age 38
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
1752
1752
Age 53
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
1766
1766
Age 54
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Massachusetts, United States