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Benjamin Eli Windom
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Birth: May 6, 1861
Pike County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 13, 1930
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Benjamin Eli Windom was the son of William(Wilbern)Elia Windham b.3-6-1840 Pike Co., AL, d. 1864 or later, United States Civil War(advanced from Private to Color Corporal, sent home wounded and later died)and Amanda(Manda,Immanda, Emanda,and Lizzie) J. Goldin (Windham)(Frontroy) b.12-5-1841 Macon,Bibb Co.,GA d.Oct. 31,1921 Ft.Worth,Tarrant, TX Greenwood Cemetery (buried near Benjamin Eli Windom or B.E.Windom.)
He married Catherine Christillia Woodward b.2-22-1866 Cherokee, San Saba, TX d. 5-3-1940 Cherokee, San Saba, TX, on 9-15-1886, Llano, TX, daughter of the famous first pioneers of San Saba, Tx, Lewellen Bainbridge Woodward (Paps) and Jamima Jester (Woodward)buried at Kuykendall Cemetery.

Benjamin Eli worked as a farmer,a Blacksmith,a driver in earlier 1900's, and worked as a street cleaner around 1930. His father was in Civil War and was wounded and sent home where he later died. Benjamin Eli was born in Alabama then moved to Louisiana as a young child where his mother married Albert Frontroy late 1860's/early 1870's and had two or three children (one may have died in LA), then moved on to Cherokee, San Saba, TX. Later he and Catherine moved to Ft. Worth, TX where he died. Catherine married again to W.C. Crofford and moved back to San Saba, TX and later died there.

Children:
Francis Myrtle Windom
Wilbern Lewellen Windom
Edgar Duff Windom
Roberta Armenta Windom
Benjamin Love Windom
Maybell Windom (Adopted found at train station)
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Elia Windham (1840 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  Cathernie Christillia Woodward Crofford (1866 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamind Love Windom (1899 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sherry Allcorn
Record added: Dec 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101696120
Benjamin Eli Windom
Added by: Sherry Allcorn
 
Benjamin Eli Windom
Added by: Sherry Allcorn
 
Benjamin Eli Windom
Added by: Sherry Allcorn
 
 
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- Sherry Allcorn
 Added: Dec. 9, 2012
 
 
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