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Sarah Malinda Benson Croft
Birth: 1842
Cherokee County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1911
Cherokee County
Georgia, USA

Sarah Malinda Benson, Married Ira Potter Croft
on October 9, 1859 in Cherokee County, GA.

~~~THE CHILDREN FROM THIS UNION ARE~~~
1) ALMEDIA I. (BENSON)
~~~NOTE~~~
ALMEDIA IS LISTED IN THE 1880 CENSUS AS SARAH ALMEDIS?
2) James Robert Lee (Jimmy)BORN: 3-8-1864 DIED: 3-17-1932
BURIAL: UNKNOWN WIFE: WILLIE (BENSON)ON JANUARY 1, 1888.
3) GEORGE WASHINGTON CROFT
4) OSCAR GREENBERRY CROFT
5) THOMAS MALCOMB CROFT
6) ANNIE (WRIGHT)
~~~NOTE~~~
ANNIE IS LISTED IN THE 1880 CENSUS AS NANCY ANN REBECCA?
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~~~IN MEMORY OF AN ANCESTOR FROM LONG AGO~~~
Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and the date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who care,
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist,
You died Before I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you,
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse,
Entirely not our own.
Dear Ancestor, the place you filled,
A long, long time ago.
Spreads out among the ones you left,
Who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew.
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.
Poem written by: Walter Butler Palmer
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~~~NOTE~~~
This page is placed with Honor and Respect.
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to always remember you with love!
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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ira Potter Croft (1835 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  George Washington Croft (1867 - 1936)*
  Oscar Greenberry Croft (1870 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Croft Family Cemetery
Woodstock
Cherokee County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Becky Monday
Record added: Oct 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30665265
Sarah Malinda <i>Benson</i> Croft
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- Summer
 Added: Jan. 29, 2011
Christmas Blessings Great, Great, Grandma Sarah!
- Becky Monday
 Added: Dec. 8, 2010

- Becky Monday
 Added: Feb. 14, 2010
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