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John Benjamin Polson
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Birth: 1848
Randolph County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1915
Tuscola
Taylor County
Texas, USA

JOHN BENJAMIN POLSON
BORN 1848
RANDOLPH COUNTY, MO.

DIED JULY 15, 1915, TUSCOLA, TEXAS
SON OF T.J. POLSON AND SARAH ORB

MR. POLSON MOVED TO TUSCOLA AFTER THE DEATH OF HIS FIRST WIFE, "CALLE", IN 1905 IN McLENNAN COUNTY, TEXAS

HE WAS THE FIRST BUSINESSMAN TO MOVE HIS STORE AND POST OFFICE TO THE NEW TOWN OF TUSCOLA, AFTER THE SANTA FE R.R. CO. LOCATED A NEW SITE.
MR. POLSON ALSO SERVED AS POSTMASTER FROM JULY 19, 1910 UNTIL NOV. 2, 1914.

BY JOHN McKENENZIE
GREAT-GRANDSON

(TAKEN FROM HEADSTONE)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas J Polson (1814 - 1880)
  Sarah Ann Orr Polson (1818 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Nina Coleta Polson Howard (1883 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Benjamin Polson (1848 - 1915)
  H C Polson (1852 - 1895)*
  Louise Elizabeth Polson Tinker (1853 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tuscola Cemetery
Tuscola
Taylor County
Texas, USA
Plot: ROW 6
 
Created by: WANDA CLEVELAND
Record added: Apr 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68398131
John Benjamin Polson
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John Benjamin Polson
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