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Benjamin Franklin Taylor
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Birth: May 7, 1837
Rhea County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1862
Scott County
Tennessee, USA

Died at Brimstone Valley, Scott, TN. Was a school teacher prior to the Civil War. He was killed by a "bushwacker", while serving as a 3rd Lieutenant in Captain Newton J. Lilliard's company-Meigs co TN. Confederate States of America
DEATH: Killed during the Civil War.
CSA 3rd LT in Capt N. J. Lillards co. Left Decatur for Knoxville on May 2, 1861 in the company of numerous relatives, N. J. Lillard, D. M. Blevins, H. T. Blevins, B. F. Lillard, Jesse H. Guinn, J. C. C. Blevins, L. R. Blevins, J. B. Blevins, J. K. P. Blevins, G. W. Guinn, J. V. Guinn, John H. Guinn, L. B. Guinn, J. M. Lillard Jr., and Samuel Henry Howell.

Obit The Athens Pose 11 Apr 1862:
B. F. Taylor of Co I was killed in Feb 1862 during a march in Brimstone Valley, Scott county, TN, by "bushwhackers". Lt Benjamin F. Taylor of Capt Lillards Company was killed by bushwhackers in Scott county on Tuesday last.

Son of Peach Taylor and Mary F. Blevins 
 
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 Parents:
  Peach Taylor (1801 - 1902)
  Mary F Blevins Taylor (1807 - 1887)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Taylor (1825 - 1830)*
  William Taylor (1827 - 1828)*
  Emily McDonald Taylor (1829 - 1845)*
  Mary Ann Hascue Taylor Cross (1832 - 1888)*
  John Blevins Taylor (1834 - 1902)*
  Benjamin Franklin Taylor (1837 - 1862)
  David Blevins Taylor (1839 - 1841)*
  James Osborne Taylor (1842 - 1895)*
  Amanda Taylor Blevins (1846 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Taylor Cemetery
Meigs County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Crystal Burnham
Record added: Feb 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85993073
 

 
 
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