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Joseph L. Benfield
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1831
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1893
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA

Militery Service:
14 September 1861 Enlisted at Watauga County, North Carolina. Militery Service: 20 November 1861
Mustered to Co. B 37th North Carolina Infantry.
9 August 1862 Wounded.
15 September 1864 Arrested.
16 February 1865 Deserted to enemy.
21 February 1865 Confined (Washington, DC). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph S. Benfield (1808 - 1884)
  Eleanor Johnson Benfield (1810 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Louise Teem Benfield (1834 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Benfield Pyatte (1857 - 1930)*
  William Waitsell Benfield (1859 - 1942)*
  Jim Benfield (1861 - 1919)*
  Joseph Peter Benfield (1865 - 1935)*
  Ellen J. Benfield Carpenter (1867 - 1944)*
  Robert P. Benfield (1871 - 1923)*
  Thomas Harrison Benfield (1876 - 1940)*
  Mira Eugenia Benfield Singleton (1878 - 1912)*
 
 Siblings:
  Doctor M. Benfield (____ - 1861)*
  Joseph L. Benfield (1831 - 1893)
  Jackson Van Buren Benfield (1834 - 1862)*
  Byard Henry Benfield (1837 - 1909)*
  William Harrison Benfield (1841 - 1912)*
  Waightsall A. Benfield (1842 - 1921)*
  Ellen Louisa Benfield Whisnant (1844 - 1922)*
  Mary Jane Benfield Beach (1846 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Benfield Cemetery
Crossnore
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Feb 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47472974
Joseph L. Benfield
Added by: Arrie Simmons
 
Joseph L. Benfield
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Added by: Arrie Simmons
 
 
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- T.A.S.
 Added: Feb. 21, 2013

- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Feb. 2, 2010
 
 
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