- Franklin was born on 1 Mar 1890 in Baldwinsville, NY.
- As per the 1900 Census he lived in Hannibal, NY.
- As per the 1910 Census he lived in Rochester, NY, and occupation is listed as a clerk for a grocery store.
- Married Ida May Revette on 26 Jun 1912 in Fulton, NY.
- Franklin and Ida had 4 children, Frances, Eunice, Beatrice, and Cloveous.
- Registered for World War I in 1917 and lists his profession as a machinist.
- As per the 1920 Census he lived in Fulton, NY, and occupation is listed as a weaver in a woolen mill.
- As per the 1940 Census he lived in Fulton, NY.
- Franklin died in 1934 in Jordan, NY and is buried with Ida in St Mary’s Cemetery in Fulton, NY.