Benjamin Franklin, born January 17, 1706, was the 10th son, and 15th child, of 17 children in the Josiah Franklin family. Josiah was a soap and candle maker, who lived in Boston, Massachusetts with his second wife, Abiah Folger.
Although Franklin learned to read at an early age, he only attended grammar school for two years. By the time he was 10 years old, Franklin was working for his father. However, he did not enjoy the candle making profession, and two years later, Franklin was apprenticed to his brother James, a printer.
For five years, Franklin sought to master the printers’ trade. During this time, he also strove to improve his education. Franklin read numerous classics and perfected his writing style. One night, Franklin slipped a letter, signed “Silence Dogood,” under the door of his brother’s newspaper, the New England Courant. That letter and the next 13 written by Franklin were published anonymously. The essays were widely read and acclaimed for their satire.
After a quarrel with his brother in 1723, Franklin left Boston for Philadelphia,
where he again worked in the printing industry. He established a friendship with
the Pennsylvania governor, Sir William Keith, and at Keith’s suggestion,
Franklin decided to go into business for himself. Keith offered to arrange letters of credit and introduction for Franklin’s trip to London to purchase equipment.
Unfortunately, Keith proved unreliable, and Franklin arrived in London with no means. However, he quickly found employment in two of London’s largest
printing houses, and after two years, earned enough money to return to America.
Franklin returned to Philadelphia in 1726 and resumed his trade. By 1730, Franklin had his own business. That same year, he married Deborah Read, a woman he met before his trip to England. Together they had a son, who died at four years of age; and a daughter, who survived them both.
Franklin’s business ventures included the purchase of the Pennsylvania Gazette, which, after his improvement, was considered one of the best colonial
newspapers; Poor Richard’s Almanac, written under the pseudonym, Richard Saunders, and published from 1732 to 1757; and the printing of Pennsylvania’s paper currency. In 1731, Franklin founded what is considered the first public library. During the next several years, Franklin was instrumental in establishing the first fire department, a police force, and the Academy of Philadelphia, which became the University of Pennsylvania. Around 1744, Franklin invented a stove which reduced excessive chimney smoke. The Franklin stove is still in use today.
In the 1740s, Franklin began experimenting with electricity, which led to the invention of the lightning rod. By 1748, Franklin had sold his printing business to devote himself to his scientific experiments. His famous electricity experiment, which included flying a kite during a lightning storm took place in
1752. In addition to his science projects, Franklin was elected to the Pennsylvania Assembly and held the post for 14 years. In 1753, he was appointed deputy postmaster general. The following year, Franklin became a Pennsylvania delegate to the anticolonial congress, which met in Albany. His suggestion to unite the colonies as a defense against the French and natives was considered premature and rejected.
In 1757, Franklin was sent to England to petition the king for the right to levy taxes. He remained in England for the next five years, as the representative of the American colonies. Franklin returned to England in 1764 as an agent of
Pennsylvania, to negotiate a new charter. He was able to secure the repeal of the
Stamp Act, but Parliament continued to levy taxes on the colonies. In 1775, with war seemingly inevitable, Franklin returned to America. Shortly thereafter, he was made a member of the Second Continental Congress and helped draft the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson supposed stated that the only reason Franklin didn’t write the entire Declaration was that he would include too many jokes.
In December 1776, Franklin, age 71, traveled to France to successfully negotiate a treaty of commerce and defensive alliance. He remained in France for nine years, working on trade treaties. Franklin became a hero to the French, and diplomats and nobility sought his company. Louis XVI honored him, and
his portrait was placed on everything from chamber pots to snuff boxes.
Franklin returned to Philadelphia in 1785. Two years later, he became a member of the Constitutional Convention. Franklin was bedridden during the final year of his life and died on April 17, 1790. As one of his final public acts, he signed a petition to the U.S. Congress urging the abolition of slavery, just two months before his death.
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