Enlisted from the state of West Virginia into the Cavalry for the Union in the Civil War. Married Margaret Woods in 1862. Thier children were Albert Jordan (1864-), John Jordan (1866-1922), Laura Jordan (1867-1946), Annie Jordan ( 1869-), Ella Jordan ( 1873-), George Jordan (1876-), Charles (Charlie) Jordan (1880-1901)
His obit read
"Benjamin Jordan, 73 years old, died yesterday at his home at the White Rocks. He is survived by his widow, three sons and three daughters.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, PA, Tuesday, December 21, 1915, page 2, column 3"
Margaret M Wood Jordan (1844 - 1916)*
John Jordan (1866 - 1922)*
Laura Jordan Victor (1867 - 1946)*
Ella Jordan Nesbit (1875 - 1965)*
Charles Jordan (1880 - 1901)*
White Rock Cemetery
Fairchance (Fayette County)
Created by: Clint Dunn
Record added: May 19, 2010
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