Rebecca Franklin

31 December 1801–8 March 1870 (Age 68)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Franklin was born on 31 December 1801, in London, England, United Kingdom, her father, David Franklyne, was 26 and her mother, Anne Dickin, was 24. She married Henry Crump about 1828, in Clerkenwell, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in St Giles in the Fields, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Moyamensing Prison, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died on 8 March 1870, in Meadow, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Crump
Rebecca Franklin
Marriage: about 1828
Rebecca Franklin Crump
Henry Crump
Franklin Crump
Sophia Crump

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1828Clerkenwell, London, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    Age 7
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 19
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    Name Meaning

    English: status name from Middle English frankeleyn ‘freeman, freeholder, land-owner of free but not noble birth’ (Anglo-Norman French fraunclein). In general, he was a gentleman ranked above the main body of minor freeholders but below a knight or a member of the nobility.Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish surnames, such as Frankel .History: The American statesman and scientist Benjamin Franklin (1706–90) was the son of Josiah Franklin, a chandler (dealer in soap and candles), who had emigrated c. 1682 from Ecton, Northamptonshire, to Boston, MA, where his son was born.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (11)

    • Rebecca Crump in household of Isac Whittaker, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Rebecca Crump in household of Jno Barber, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Rebecca Franklin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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