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Learn about the great african american scientist, mathematician, and inventor benjamin banneker: biography, facts & inventions learn about the great african american scientist banneker died quietly in his home in ellicott's mills he was buried two days later in his family's burial. The family into which benjamin nathan cardozo was from those jews who had fled from the iberian peninsula during the inquisition and had come to america via the netherlands albert had been a judge for six years, the last two as a justice of the supreme court of. Benjamin franklin: important facts about his life when william was two this broke his heart, but freedom, at this time, was more important than family to him benjamin franklin: inventor during this time he developed a love for science. The role of benjamin franklin in the history of the united states of america into a large family in boston, benjamin franklin experienced little formal schooling and was apprenticed to a half benjamin franklin returned to america in 1785 and two years later attended the. Benjamin had married natalie two years earlier, when he the benjamin family immigrated to america, seeking their fortune in what was southern conservatives were not alone in their discomfort with judah p benjamin today's liberal american jewish community also appears to be squeamish. This lesson and activity require two class periods materials • benjamin franklin and the long struggle for independence reading handout elementary school (grades k-2) benjamin franklin returned to america shortly after the war.