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Benjamin Franklin Black, Jr
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Birth: 1824
Death: 1866

First name: Benjamin

Middle name: Franklin

Name suffix: Jr

For bio:

From family records on file in the cemetery cottage:
~ Census records show birth in Pennsylvania but family history says Scotland, of the Lamont Clan
~ During the Civil War he escaped death threats from Jesse James by escaping to Pittsburg, Pennsylvania with his family, later returning to Kansas City
~ He was a Mason
~ Died of pneumonia after butchering hogs in the cold weather
(researched by J F-B)Information from 1933-1934 Inscription Survey

Section 14 Lot 1 purchased by Edith Black on May 29, 1868 (per listing of Union Cemetery lots sold between 1858-1873

Family links: 
  Elizabeth Black (1787 - 1868)
  Edith Lapsley Black (1825 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship
1824 - 1866
Union Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: sect 14 lot 1
Created by: Deb Frantz
Record added: Jun 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37865687
Benjamin Franklin Black, Jr
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Benjamin Franklin Black, Jr
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- Seedorff
 Added: Aug. 8, 2014
To my 4 times great grandfather.
- Seedorff
 Added: Sep. 15, 2012

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