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Franklin Clarence Mars
Birth: Sep. 24, 1883
Hancock
Stevens County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1934, USA

Creator of the Milky Way candy bar. His son, Forrest Mars created the Mars bar in 1933 in England by adding a layer of caramel to the Milky Way bar. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ethel Veronica Healy Mars (1884 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Forrest Edward Mars (1904 - 1999)*
  Mary Patricia Mars Fleming (1914 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Sectioin 31
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 20, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 5494
Franklin Clarence Mars
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Franklin Clarence Mars
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Thanks for all the wonderful memories for without your candy I would not have some of those precious memories I have :-) Rest in Heavenly peace with your wife knowing you brought much happiness to this world with chocolate ...
- TERRI
 Added: Nov. 8, 2015

- Cindy
 Added: Sep. 24, 2015
On your 132nd birthday
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Sep. 20, 2015
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