|Birth: ||Jan. 30, 1838|
|Death: ||Mar. 20, 1896|
Civil War Veteran
Mr. Everett was born in Northumberland county, Pa., Jan. 30 1838, and married Naomi Haughawout March 7, 1866, who survives him. He came to Kansas in 1869, and has been in Woodson county ever since. He represented this county in the legislature in 1871. Mr. Everett enlisted in the army Aug. 2, 1862, in Co. M, 112th Regt., H. A. Pa., and arose to the rank of captain. He served throughout the war, and was discharged Feb. 6, 1866.
Benjamin F. Everett mustered into the service with 2nd Heavy Artillery, 112th Pennsylvania Volunteers on August 19, 1862 in Battery M. He was promoted from Sergeant to First Sergeant on November 20, 1862. He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant Battery M on October 6, 1864 and then to Captain of Battery A on January 1, 1865.
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Sep 11, 2007
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