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Benjamin E. Cabell
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1858
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1931
Texas, USA

Mayor of Dallas, Texas, 1900-1904. He is the father of Earle Cabell, mayor of Dallas 1961-64 and congressman (1964-1972).Benjamin E. Cabell was the son of William Lewis Cabell (Memorial# 9781) not "Confederate General Benjamin W. S. Cabell." Benjamin W. S. Cabell was too old to fight in the Civil War. He died in 1862. Gen. Benjamin W. S. Cabell was the father of Gen. William Lewis Cabell, therefore the grandfather of Ben. E. Cabell.His mother is Harriette A. Rector Cabell (Memorial #24315598) A couple of statements from Benjamin E. Cabell's obituary in Dallas Morning News, February 9, 1931. Mayor and Son of MayorMr. Cabell had the unique distinction of having been the son of a Mayor of Dallas and also its Mayor. Son of Southern GeneralMr. Cabell was born No. 18, 1858, at Fort Smith, Ark., the son of Capt. W. L. Cabell of the United States Army, and Mrs. Harriet Amanda Rector Cabell. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Lewis Cabell (1827 - 1911)
  Harriette A Rector Cabell (1827 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Sadie Earle Cabell (1869 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  William Lewis Cabell (1897 - 1897)*
  Ben Elias Cabell (1899 - 1964)*
  Charles Pearre Cabell (1903 - 1971)*
  Earle Cabell (1906 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin E. Cabell (1858 - 1931)
  Katie Cabell Muse (1861 - 1927)*
  John Joseph Cabell (1868 - 1903)*
  Lawrence DuVal Cabell (1874 - 1946)*
  Lewis Rector Cabell (1879 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: block 18
 
Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Dec 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8165066
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