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William Benjamin ""Ben"" Cravens
Birth: Jan. 17, 1872
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1939
District Of Columbia, USA

US Congressman. From 1898 to 1902, he was city attorney of Fort Smith and as prosecuting attorney for the twelfth judicial district of Arkansas, 1902-1908. In 1907, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixtieth, Sixty-first, and Sixty-second Congresses. He was reelected in 1933, to the Seventy-third and to three succeeding Congresses serving until his death. His son William Fadjo Cravens of Arkansas, was elected to the Seventy-Sixth Congress, to fill the term of his vacancy.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Carolyn Dyal Craven (1872 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  William Fadjo Cravens (1899 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Cemetery
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Dec 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16988763
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