A Google search under the terms Ben Franklin and biography yields some likely sources. Why did I pick the one I did?
Here is a better source that you access from the Library's databases. It is called the American National Biography
You will have to perform a search when you get into the database.
What is Franklin's wife's name?
Deborah Read Rogers
Where can we find out about her? Are there books at CUNY about her? What words should I use for the search?
Where could I find articles?
America: History and Life