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Capt Benjamin Franklin Binkley
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Birth: May 3, 1837
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1903
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Benjamin Binkley enlisted in July, 1861, in the Twenty Second Tennessee Infantry, and on May 8, 1862, he was promoted to First Lieutenant. On June 17, 1862, the Twelth and Twenty Second Tennessee Regiments consolidated, at which time he was promoted to Captain and placed in command of the "Hatchie Hunters" and "Harris Guards." The company engaged in the battles of Belmont, Corinth, Richmond and Perryville, in Kentucky; of Murfreesboro, Chickamauga, and Missionary Ridge, in Tennessee, and in nearly every engagement between the latter point and Atlanta, under Gen. Joe Johnston, and subsequently with General Hood at Jonesboro, GA., at Franklin, TN, and Bentonville, NC.He was also Head of the Nashville Title Company, recording steward of Elm Street Methodist Church for 26 years 
 
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 Children:
  Lucy Binkley Cooper (1868 - 1920)*
  Edwin Lee Binkley (1870 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Graveaddiction
Record added: Oct 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22492489
Capt Benjamin Franklin Binkley
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Capt Benjamin Franklin Binkley
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- Keith
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014
First thank you Jim Leedy for pictures , priceless.Second, thank you cousin Sarah for posting his parentage. Always appreciated.For my cousin Benjamin, thank you for all you did for our God, family and country
- David Binkley
 Added: Jun. 16, 2014
Son of Joseph Shackleford Binkley and Martha A. Buchanan Steele. Husband of Mary Matilda Markham.
- Sara Binkley Tarpley
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012
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