Descendants of Ben Franklin





Benjamin (Ben) Franklin (married Deborah Read (February 14, 1708 - December 24, 1774) on September 1, 1729) is the father of 3 children and the grandfather of 9 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 (1730 - 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. 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 - July 29, 1811) on October 29, 1767.
    1. Benjamin Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (August 12, 1769 - September 10, 1798) m. Anna C. Lawson (May 26, 1798 - October 28, 1876). m. Margaret H. Markoe (November 7, 1770 - May 28, 1836).
      1. Hartman Bache ancestors descendants (September 3, 1798 - October 8, 1872) m. Maria D. 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 C. 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 H. Kendig (April 25, 1824 - March 21, 1890).
        1. Martin Henry Kendig ancestors descendants (December 17, 1860 - 1940) m. Clara J. Martin (May 3, 1857 - December 8, 1896).
          1. Isabelle Virginia Kendig ancestors descendants (September 11, 1889 - August 24, 1974)
    2. William Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (May 31, 1773 - 1814) m. Catherine Wistar ( - ).
      1. Benjamin Franklin Bache ancestors (February 7, 1801 - November 2, 1881)
    3. Sarah Franklin Bache ancestors (December 1, 1775 - August 17, 1776)
    4. Eliza Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (September 10, 1777 - 1820) m. John E. Harwood ( - ).
      1. Adm. Andrew Allen Harwood ancestors (October 9, 1802 - August 28, 1884)
    5. Lt. Col. Louis Franklin Bache ancestors (October 7, 1779 - October 4, 1818) m. Margaret Riley (1781 - 1806).
    6. Deborah Franklin Bache ancestors descendants (October 1, 1781 - February 12, 1863) m. William J. 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 - )
    7. 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 J. Walker (July 19, 1801 - November 11, 1869).
      3. George Mifflin Bache ancestors descendants (1811 - 1846) m. Elizabeth Catherine Patterson ( - ).
        1. Lt. Cmdr. 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 W. 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 H. 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)
    8. Sarah Franklin Bache ancestors (1800 - 1850) m. Thomas Sergeant ( - ).




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