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 • Meade County
 • Kentucky
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Augustus Board "Gus" Benham
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1854
Death: Aug. 22, 1924
Meade County
Kentucky, USA

A. B. Benham was born Nov. 15, 1854; died August 22, 1924. He was married to Margaret Fowler in 1875. To this union were born seven children, four of whom survive. They are Mrs. Henry Shrewsbury, Mrs. Albert Pack, Mrs. Reuben Thomas and Emmons Benham, of this place. His second wife was Rebecca Griffee. Besides his children he is survived by four brothers; P. M. Benham, J. G. Benham, J. C. Benham and J. E. Benham; two sisters; Mrs. E. T. Hiner of Louisvllle, Mrs. Josie Jenkins and one half-brother, J. T. Benham of Seymour, Texas. Funeral services were conducted at the New Brandenburg Baptist Church by Rev. Roy Mason, and at the grave by members of Harrison Lodge No. 122 F. & A. M.of which Mr. Benham was a member.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Grable Benham (1824 - 1902)
  Elizabeth J Wright Benham (1830 - 1906)
 
 Spouses:
  Margaret Coleman Fowler Benham (1851 - 1896)
  Rebecca Ann Griffee Benham (1855 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Grable Benham (1877 - 1877)*
  Henry Benham (1877 - 1877)*
  Joseph Samuel Benham (1879 - 1898)*
  Louisa Samantha Benham Shrewsbury (1881 - 1969)*
  Emmons Board Benham (1883 - 1971)*
  Bettie Ann Benham Pack (1888 - 1963)*
  Mary Magdalene Benham Thomas (1891 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Benham Porter (1852 - 1915)**
  John Thomas Benham (1853 - 1940)**
  Augustus Board Benham (1854 - 1924)
  Presley Marion Benham (1858 - 1937)*
  Jonathan Grable Benham (1861 - 1950)*
  Margaret Frances Benham Hiner (1869 - 1956)*
  James Calhoun Benham (1871 - 1942)*
  Joseph Edward Benham (1874 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
New Brandenburg Baptist Church Cemetery
Brandenburg Station
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Kent Pack
Originally Created by: Thelma Whelan
Record added: Aug 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20869697
Augustus Board Gus Benham
Added by: Thelma Whelan
 
Augustus Board Gus Benham
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Added by: Thelma Whelan
 
 
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- TEXAS TUDORS
 Added: Dec. 27, 2009
Rest with our Heavenly Father. Thank you for your part in my heritage. A great granddaughter
- Thelma Whelan
 Added: Aug. 10, 2007
Whereas, the inevitable destroyer of all human life, Death, again has invaded our membership and removed one of our most faithful and energetic members, Brother A. B. Benham, who departed this life on August 22, 1924, through a complication of diseases, w...(Read more)
- Thelma Whelan
 Added: Aug. 10, 2007
 
 
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