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Corp Benjamin Dean Andrews
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1838
Richland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1865
North Carolina, USA

Corporal Benjamin Andrews died 10 PM 16 Apr 1865 of typoid fever and was buried 3 PM 17 Apr 1865.
In Oct of 1861 (one month after his second son was born) Benjamin joined Birges Western Rifles (a sharpshooter regiment) which later became the 66th Illinois Infantry Regt and was a member of that unit until his death in Apr 1865. He was slightly wounded 28 Dec 1861 in the Battle of Mt. Zion.
He married Emily Twichell in 1859. Emily died in 1879 in Cedar, Knox County, Ill at their farm.
There were three children:
Charles Alden Andrews, b. 28 Jan 1860;
George Thomas Andrews, b. 25 Sep 1861 d. 26 Nov 1934;
Benjamin S. Andrews, b. 2 Dec 1864 d. 19 Feb 1918.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Andrews (1808 - 1875)
  Lucinda Dean Hunter (1812 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Twichell Andrews (1837 - 1879)
 
 Children:
  George Thomas Andrews (1861 - 1934)*
  Benjamin Sherman Andrews (1864 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Andrews Hughey (1832 - 1875)*
  James O Andrews (1836 - 1889)*
  Benjamin Dean Andrews (1838 - 1865)
  Elizabeth Andrews Hunter (1842 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Bern National Cemetery
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: , 1313
 
Maintained by: JPlambeck
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3257774
Corp Benjamin Dean Andrews
Added by: Phil Weller
 
Corp Benjamin Dean Andrews
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Rest in peace.
- Todd James Dean
 Added: Jul. 1, 2013
 
 
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