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Benjamin Bomar Cravens
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1833
Cane Valley
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1921
Wayne County
Iowa, USA

Ben Cravens moved west to MO/IA with his father in law John Watkins in the late 1850s but returned to KY for a short time during the war. After settling in Wayne Co. IA. after the war he once again moved west with his brother in law W.C. Watkins to KS. stayed a short time and then returned to Wayne Co. IA. where he stayed until his death.
He married Louisa J. Watkins abt. 1856 in KY and they had twelve children. Names were, Frances, William, Julia, John, Naomi, Elijah, Sophia, Benjamin,George, Walter, Daniel and Milan.  
Family links: 
  Louisa Jane Watkins Cravens (1839 - 1881)*
  Frances Serena Cravens Gaskill (1857 - 1946)*
  William E Cravens (1859 - 1939)*
  Julia Ann Cravens Petty (1860 - 1942)*
  John Frank Cravens (1863 - 1944)*
  Naomi Jane Cravens Vandel (1864 - 1947)*
  Benjamin S Cravens (1864 - 1950)*
  Eiljah Thomas Cravens (1866 - 1949)*
  George T Cravens (1874 - 1937)*
  Walter A Cravens (1876 - 1880)*
  Doctor Daniel Cravens (1878 - 1965)*
  Milan G Cravens (1880 - 1906)*
*Calculated relationship
South Lineville Cemetery
South Lineville
Mercer County
Missouri, USA
Plot: ukn
Created by: Jodi Neely
Record added: May 23, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11013127
Benjamin Bomar Cravens
Added by: Jodi Neely
Benjamin Bomar Cravens
Added by: Jodi Neely
Benjamin Bomar Cravens
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Benjamin B. "Turkey" Cravens. Grandson of Elijah Cravens and Benjamin Bowmar. Civil War (Union) Veteran.
 Added: Mar. 5, 2015

- Mary
 Added: Apr. 2, 2006

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