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Ben Arnold Kilpatrick
Original name: Benjamin Kilpatrick
Birth: Jan. 5, 1874
Coleman
Coleman County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1912

Outlaw; a member of Tom 'Black Jack' Ketchums gang, but left and had joined the 'Wild Bunch' gang at a time when many of the members were getting arrested or killed. he was however involved in the Great Northern Railroad robbery in Montana, and then went to Texas, where he had given some of the money to family members. With a female companion named Laura, they traveled to Arkansas, tennessee, and to St. Louis, Missouri on the morning of Nov. 1st, 1901. Their money had been identified and traced to a pawn shop where Ben had bought some jewelry. On 12/12/1901 he pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 15 yrs hard labor at Ohio state penitentiary. In 1905 he was transferred to the still unfinished Federal prison in Atlanta, Georgia. He was ultimetly released 07/03/1911, ten yrs to the day of the Great Northern robbery. (bio by: Phantomht) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Washington Kilpatrick (1836 - 1923)
  Mary C. Davis Kilpatrick (1849 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Elmina Williams Boothe (1875 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  Abbie Elmina Kilpatrick Hillin (1893 - 1970)*
  Benjamin Franklin Kilpatrick (1896 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Boone Kilpatrick (1871 - 1958)**
  Ben Arnold Kilpatrick (1874 - 1912)
  Alyce Erath Kilpatrick (1880 - 1961)*
  Etta C Kilpatrick Gilmore (1882 - 1936)*
  Felix E. Kilpatrick (1884 - 1913)*
  Ola Mae Kilpatrick Shelton (1887 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Sanderson
Terrell County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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