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Benjamin Wesley "Ben" May
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1872
Louisiana, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1924
Louisiana, USA

Ben married Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" JORDAN on 19 Sep 1897 in Caldwell Parish LA. They had twelve children: Ola Belle, Charles Wesley, Mary Alma, Willie Ervin, Joseph Melton, Zelma Lee, Frank Edward, Eula Lee, Emma Lee, Herbert Roy, Garland Ray & Archie Joe MAY. He was a farmer, who bought 165 acres of land in Jackson Parish from 1900-1905. 
 
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 Parents:
  Berry B. May (1846 - 1918)
  Mary Jane West May (1849 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Jordan May (1881 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Ola May Simmons (1898 - 1987)*
  Charles Wesley May (1900 - 1967)*
  Alma May (1901 - 1901)*
  Willie Ervin May (1903 - 1972)*
  Joseph Melton May (1904 - 1945)*
  Zelma Lee May Baker (1905 - 1999)*
  Frank Edward May (1908 - 1995)*
  Eula E. May O'Banion (1910 - 1976)*
  Emma Lee May Gorham (1912 - 1985)*
  Herbert Roy May (1916 - 2001)*
  Garland Ray May (1919 - 2006)*
  Archie Joe May (1921 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Josephine May Fluitt (1870 - 1960)*
  Benjamin Wesley May (1872 - 1924)
  Ily B. May (1877 - 1886)**
  Willie B May (1880 - 1947)**
  Judge Berry May (1885 - 1963)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hickory Springs Cemetery
Jackson Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Doug McBroom
Originally Created by: Herald
Record added: Aug 17, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7771083
Benjamin Wesley Ben May
Added by: Doug McBroom
 
 
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 Added: Feb. 5, 2011

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