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Benjamin Watkins
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1814
Death: Jan. 25, 1883

Benjamin Watkins was married twice, first to Samantha Crick Watkins who died. He then married Nancy Ann Moore and with whom he had 10 children.

When the Civil War broke out, Benjamin joined and served. However, due to heat stroke, he was then sent into the reserve forces and returned home.

In 1882, just before his death, he filed a lawsuit against the sheriff for shooting his dog on his property. He lost and a few weeks later, died. (Biographical information provided by Mamaquilts
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Samantha Crick Wadkins (____ - 1847)
  Nancy Moore Ogborn (1832 - 1906)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Watkins (1855 - 1855)*
  Edward R. Watkins (1867 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co. G 100 Ind. - Aged 68yrs, 9ms, 9ds
 
Burial:
Independence Cemetery
Independence
Warren County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: Mar 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34803707
Benjamin Watkins
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Benjamin Watkins
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