The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin By katie d Mar 6, 1720 Brothers business Benjamin's brother started to print a newspaper. Feb 7, 1721 paper writing Benjamin had began writing part of the newspaper Feb 10, 1722 Jail time Benjamins brother went to jail by a speakers warrent. Feb 14, 1723 Done doing the newspaper James Franklin no longer printed the newspaper Feb 20, 1724 Goodbye Boston hello New York Benjamin left Boston for New York Feb 8, 1725 New home Before Benjamin got to Philadelphia he stop at a inn and stayed there. Once he got to Philadelphia he made it his new home. Feb 8, 1726 Burlington Benajamin went to Burlington then waited until Tuesday then got on a ship and went back to New York. Feb 22, 1790 RIP Benjamin Franklin In 1790 Benjamin Franklin passed away from old age he was 84 years old.