Descendants of Benjamin Franklin





Benjamin Franklin (married Deborah Read (February 14, 1708 - December 24, 1774) on September 1, 1729) is the father of 3 children and the grandfather of 10 grandchildren. Listed below are details on up to five generations of descendants. Icons after childrens' names link to their family tree charts ancestors and descendant lists descendants. See Ben's Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for more views.

  1. William Franklin ancestors descendants (September 1, 1731 - November 17, 1813) m. Elizabeth Downes (1728 - 1777) on September 4, 1762. m. Mary Johnson d'Evelin ( - ) on August 14, 1788.
    1. William Temple Franklin ancestors descendants (1760 - May 25, 1823) m. Common Law Wife (1765 - 1815). m. Hannah Collyer (1771 - ) on 1823.
      1. Ellen Franklin ancestors (May 15, 1798 - 1875)
  2. Francis Folger Franklin ancestors (October 20, 1732 - November 21, 1736) [unmarried] [no children]
  3. Sarah (Franklin) Bache ancestors descendants (September 11, 1743 - October 5, 1808) m. Richard Bache (September 12, 1737 - ). m. Richard Bache (September 12, 1737 - July 29, 1811) on October 29, 1767.
    1. Benjamin Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (August 12, 1769 - September 10, 1798) m. Anna Cambridge Lawson (May 26, 1798 - October 28, 1876). m. Margaret Hartman Markoe (November 7, 1770 - May 28, 1836).
      1. Hartman Bache ancestors descendants (September 3, 1798 - October 8, 1872) m. Maria Del Carmen Meade (March 12, 1810 - May 27, 1877).
        1. Richard Meade Bache ancestors descendants (February 16, 1830 - July 17, 1907) m. Elizabeth Tyndale (January 31, 1842 - June 6, 1875). m. Sarah Carman DeHaven (September 7, 1847 - June 2, 1929).
          1. Rene Bache ancestors (March 16, 1861 - April 1933)
          2. Edith Markoe Bache ancestors (April 3, 1880 - July 15, 1966)
        2. Henrietta Dallas (Bache) Borie ancestors (December 1, 1831 - December 3, 1857)
      2. Isabelle Virginia (Bache) Kendig ancestors descendants (April 20, 1825 - August 8, 1882) m. Martin Hatley Kendig (April 25, 1824 - March 21, 1890).
        1. Martin Henry Kendig ancestors descendants (December 17, 1860 - 1940) m. Clara Jessie Martin (May 3, 1857 - December 8, 1896).
          1. Isabelle Virginia Kendig ancestors descendants (September 11, 1889 - August 24, 1974)
    2. William Bache ancestors descendants (May 31, 1773 - August 5, 1820) m. Catherine Wistar (January 29, 1770 - November 22, 1820).
      1. Sarah (Bache) Hodge ancestors descendants (November 7, 1798 - December 25, 1849) m. Charles Hodge (December 27, 1797 - June 19, 1878).
        1. Archibald Alexander Hodge ancestors descendants (July 18, 1823 - November 11, 1886) m. Elisabeth Bent Holliday (1822 - 1868). m. Margaret McLaren (1834 - 1907).
          1. Sarah Bache Hodge ancestors (1848 - 1942)
          2. Elisabeth Holliday Hodge ancestors (1849 - 1893)
        2. Casper Wistar Hodge Sr. ancestors descendants (February 21, 1830 - September 26, 1891) m. Mary Hunter Stockton (1836 - 1857). m. Angelina Post (August 16, 1837 - ). m. Harriet Terry Post (September 1839 - April 7, 1864).
          1. Caspar Wistar Hodge Jr. ancestors (September 22, 1870 - February 26, 1937)
        3. Charles Hodge Jr. ancestors descendants (March 22, 1832 - July 31, 1876) m. Martha Gray Janeway (1833 - 1919).
          1. Hugh Bayard Hodge ancestors descendants (August 26, 1867 - December 7, 1936)
    3. William Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (May 31, 1773 - 1814) m. Catherine Wistar ( - ).
      1. Benjamin Franklin Bache ancestors (February 7, 1801 - November 2, 1881)
    4. Sarah Franklin Bache ancestors (December 1, 1775 - August 17, 1776)
    5. Eliza Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (September 10, 1777 - 1820) m. John Edmund Harwood ( - ).
      1. Andrew Allen Harwood ancestors (October 9, 1802 - August 28, 1884)
    6. Louis Franklin Bache ancestors (October 7, 1779 - October 4, 1818) m. Margaret Riley (1781 - 1806).
    7. Deborah Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (October 1, 1781 - February 12, 1863) m. William John Dwayne (May 9, 1780 - September 27, 1865) on December 31, 1805.
      1. William Duane ancestors descendants (February 7, 1808 - November 4, 1882) m. Louisa Brooks (1805 - ).
        1. Charles Willing Duane ancestors descendants (1837 - )
          1. William Duane ancestors descendants (1872 - )
    8. Richard Franklin Bache Jr. ancestors descendants (March 11, 1784 - March 17, 1848) m. Sophia Burrell Dallas ( - ) on April 4, 1805.
      1. Alexander Dallas Bache ancestors descendants (July 19, 1806 - February 17, 1867) m. Nancy Clark Fowler ( - January 13, 1870) on September 30, 1838.
        1. Henry Wood Bache ancestors (1839 - November 7, 1878)
      2. Mary Blechenden Bache ancestors (1808 - 1873) m. Robert John Walker (July 19, 1801 - November 11, 1869).
      3. George Mifflin Bache ancestors descendants (1811 - 1846) m. Elizabeth Catherine Patterson ( - ).
        1. George Mifflin Bache Jr. ancestors (November 12, 1840 - February 11, 1896)
      4. Richard Bache III ancestors (1813 - 1850)
      5. Sophia Arabella Bache ancestors descendants (November 14, 1815 - March 24, 1904) m. William Wallace Irwin (January 8, 1803 - September 15, 1856) on February 28, 1839.
        1. Agnes Irwin ancestors (December 30, 1841 - December 5, 1914)
        2. Robert Walker Irwin ancestors (January 4, 1844 - January 5, 1925) m. Takechi Iki ( - ) on March 15, 1882.
      6. Matilda Wilkins Bache ancestors (February 15, 1819 - January 22, 1900) m. William Hemsley Emory (September 7, 1811 - December 1, 1887) on May 29, 1838.
      7. Henrietta Constantia Bache ancestors (1822 - 1887)
      8. Sarah Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (November 8, 1824 - February 28, 1880) m. Richard Wainwright (January 15, 1817 - August 10, 1862) on March 1, 1849.
        1. Richard Wainwright ancestors descendants (December 17, 1849 - March 6, 1926) m. Evelyn Wotherspoon (June 13, 1853 - November 24, 1937) on September 11, 1873.
          1. Richard Wainwright Jr. ancestors (September 15, 1881 - March 28, 1944)
        2. Maria Campbell (Bache) Wainwright ancestors (March 14, 1856 - 1925) m. Seaton Schroeder (August 17, 1849 - October 19, 1922) on January 16, 1879.
      9. Maria Campbell Bache ancestors descendants (1827 - 1851)
        1. Seaton Schroeder ancestors (1889 - 1965)
    9. Sarah Franklin Bache ancestors (1800 - 1850) m. Thomas Sergeant ( - ).