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Pvt Benjamin Franklin Grimes
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1846
Death: Nov. 21, 1935

Son of Robert Grimes & first wife Mary Pellina Butler Grimes.
Brother of Hettie Grimes Shaver,wife of Philip Earhart Shaver.
(Credit to FAG member K L Bonnett for this information.)

Birth: 6 JUL 1846 in Coshocton County, OH
Death: 21 NOV 1935 in Washington Veterans Home, Retsil, Kitsap County, WA
Residence: 1880 Greene Township, Iowa County, IA
Residence: 1900 Minong Township, Washburn County, WI
Event: Membership Nathaniel Green Post, #276, G. A. R., Shell Lake, WI

Benjamin T. Grimes
Residence North English IA; 18 years old.
Enlisted on 10/1/1864 as a Private.
On 10/1/1864 he mustered into "G" Co. IA 8th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 7/31/1865 at Montgomery, AL
Other Information:
born in Ohio

Credit to Denise Ottoson for this information. 
Family links: 
  Robert Grimes (1816 - 1898)
  Phebie Ann Moore Grimes (1845 - 1922)*
  Lettie A Grimes Campbell (1872 - 1947)*
  Fred A Grimes (1874 - 1956)*
  Hattie Ethel Grimes Elder (1876 - 1949)*
  Daisy H Grimes Campbell (1878 - 1918)*
  Ransom Arthur Grimes (1880 - 1952)*
  John Robert Grimes (1882 - 1973)*
  Jesse Dick Grimes (1884 - 1949)*
  William Alton Grimes (1886 - 1959)*
  Pearl Cynthia Grimes Osier (1888 - 1923)*
  Hettie Grimes Shaver (1837 - 1880)*
  Benjamin Franklin Grimes (1846 - 1935)
*Calculated relationship
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Kitsap County
Washington, USA
Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Mar 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18298056
Pvt Benjamin Franklin Grimes
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Pvt Benjamin Franklin Grimes
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- Melva "Jo" Wright
 Added: Dec. 31, 2013
Thank you for your service G-G-Grandpa
- Chris Grimes
 Added: Dec. 27, 2012

- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Mar. 23, 2010
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