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Benjamin Drake
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1811
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1879
Greene County
Illinois, USA

Son of Carter Drake and Polly Joslin of Casey Co., Kentucky.

Benjamin Married Elizabeth Piper, 13 December 1832 Greene Co., IL. To this marrage were born. Louisa Jane, Margaret, Missouri, Isaac, Patsey, George W, Benjamin F, Carter and Thomas.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Carter Drake (1771 - 1825)
  Polly Joslin Drake (1781 - 1816)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Piper Drake (1816 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  Louisa Jane Drake White (1835 - 1889)*
  Missouri Drake Hartsook (1843 - ____)*
  Patsy Drake (1846 - 1864)*
  Benjamin Franklin Drake (1848 - 1932)*
  Carter Drake (1851 - 1888)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hiram Drake (1803 - 1886)*
  Christina Drake Scott (1805 - 1880)*
  Benjamin Drake (1811 - 1879)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
68y 2m 11d
"Farewell my wife and children all
From you a father, Christ doth call"
 
Note: Photo by Terry Barnard
 
Burial:
Vandaveer-Big Sandy Cemetery
Athensville
Greene County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Barbara HARMS Craig
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Dec 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32330038
Benjamin Drake
Added by: Judy Grubb
 
 
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