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Birthplace: Swansea, Bristol , Massachusetts
Death: Died in Guilford, Windham, Vermont, United States
Managed by: Lori Lynn Wilke
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About Philip Franklin

Philip Franklin

  • b. 25 February 1707, d. 5 February 1797
  • Father James Franklin2,3,1,4 b. 8 July 1682, d. October 1765
  • Mother Martha Ormbsy2,3,4 b. 7 May 1680

DAR Ancestor #: A041795

Pedigree

Last Edited 14 Aug 2004

Birth 25 February 1707

Philip Franklin was born on 25 February 1707 at Swansea, MA.5,3 He was the son of James Franklin and Martha Ormbsy.2,3,1,4

  • Marriage 31 March 1728 Philip Franklin married Rachel Horton, daughter of Thomas Horton and Hannah Garnsey, on 31 March 1728 at Rehoboth, MA.1,6,4
  • Death 5 February 1797 Philip Franklin died on 5 February 1797 at Guilford, VT, at age 89.4
  • Burial He was buried at Franklin Cemetery, Guilford, VT.7
  • Fact 1 Philip Franklin was an ancestor of President Calvin Coolidge, through his son Aaron Franklin, son Jabez Franklin, son Luther Franklin, daughter Abigail Franklin Moor, daughter Victoria Moor sho married John Coolidge. A bronze tablet to this effect was erected in his name by the D.A.R. in Guildord..8
  • Milit-Beg 1777 Philip served as a Private of Vermont State Militia, Sept 29 to Oct 21, 1777, during the Revolutionary War (from DAR lineages).3
  • Fact 1 1777 In 1777, at Guilford, VT,, Philip Franklin bought land from Isaac Brown. His son Philip Jr bought the other half of Brown's tract at the same time..9

Family

  • Rachel Horton b. 8 June 1706, d. 24 February 1791 Marriage 31 March 1728 He married Rachel Horton, daughter of Thomas Horton and Hannah Garnsey, on 31 March 1728 at Rehoboth, MA.1,6,4

Children

  • 1. Aaron Franklin b. 11 Feb 1729/304
  • 2. Patience Franklin b. 24 May 17324
  • 3. Mercy or Marcy Franklin b. 24 May 1735, d. 181310
  • 4. Molly Franklin b. 9 Sep 1738, d. 1810+11
  • 5. Moses Franklin b. 25 Sep 174111
  • 6. Rachel Franklin+ b. 1745, d. 14 May 17991,12,11
  • 7. Philip Franklin+ b. 11 May 1747, d. 8 Dec 181311
  • 8. James Franklin 4

Citations

  • ![S986] Ralph M. Stoughton, Some Descendants of Philip Franklin of Scituate, Rhode Island and Guilford, Vermont.
  • [S987] Dorothy Raymoure, Franklin Genealogy, page 2.
  • [S984] Daisy Belle Wikberg, Henry Cobb Stryker and Amanda Rosetta Walker, Their Ancestors and Descendants, page 250.
  • [S996] Margaret R. Jenks, Thomas Horton of Milton and Rehoboth, Massachusetts, page 984.
  • [S996] Margaret R. Jenks, Thomas Horton of Milton and Rehoboth, Massachusetts, page 984 (She cites Swansea Vital Records).
  • [S988] Vital Records of Rehoboth, Massachusetts, 1642-1896.
  • [S996] Margaret R. Jenks, Thomas Horton of Milton and Rehoboth, Massachusetts, page 985.
  • [S84] Broad Brook Grange No 151, Official History of Guilford, Vermont, page 224.
  • [S84] Broad Brook Grange No 151, Official History of Guilford, Vermont, page 337.
  • [S996] Margaret R. Jenks, Thomas Horton of Milton and Rehoboth, Massachusetts, page 984-5.
  • [S996] Margaret R. Jenks, Thomas Horton of Milton and Rehoboth, Massachusetts, page 984-6.
  • [S978] Almira E. Weatherhead, The Family of the First Weatherheads to Settle in Guilford, Vermont, page 9.

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Philip Franklin's Timeline

1707
February 25, 1707
Swansea, Bristol , Massachusetts
1728
March 31, 1728
Age 21
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
1729
1729
Age 21
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
1735
1735
Age 27
1737
1737
Age 29
Guilford, Windham, Vermont, USA
1739
1739
Age 31
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
1741
1741
Age 33
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
1744
1744
Age 36
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
1747
May 11, 1747
Age 40
Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
1797
February 3, 1797
Age 89
Guilford, Windham, Vermont, United States