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Pvt Benjamin Franklin "Ben" Adams
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1846
Covington County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1924
Blade
La Salle Parish
Louisiana, USA

Son of Henry William Adams and his wife Milly. He Served in the Confederacy, Company I, 8th Louisiana Infantry (The Rapides Invincibles). After the war, he married Texana Clark in Catahoula Parish February 21, 1872. He was the father of Mary Ina, Benjamin Jefferson, James Henry, Eliza Jane, Bertha Mae, Minnie and Virgie Henretta "Ettie". One other child is indicated in his obituary.

His obituary (found on an Ancestry.com tree) states he was from Covington County, AL, was the father of 8 but only 6 were still alive (the name of the 8th child is still unknown at this time) and he died at the home of his daughter "Mrs. Franklin Joy" near Blade. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Texana Mexico Clark Adams (1854 - 1895)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Ina Adams Joy (1875 - 1943)*
  B J Adams (1877 - 1952)*
  James Henry Adams (1880 - 1904)*
  Eliza Jane Adams Clark (1882 - 1955)*
  Bertha Mae Adams Edwards (1884 - 1961)*
  Minnie Adams Edwards (1886 - 1976)*
  Henrietta Virgie Adams Kendrick (1889 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CO I 8 LA INF CSA
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Rhinehart
La Salle Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: E 47
 
Created by: Lora Peppers
Record added: Apr 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51087370
Pvt Benjamin Franklin Ben Adams
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Pvt Benjamin Franklin Ben Adams
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 Added: Apr. 6, 2013
 
 
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