Jan. 24, 1850 Henderson County North Carolina, USA
Dec. 27, 1927 Gap Creek Greenville County South Carolina, USA
"Babe" Cantrell was one of eleven children born to Perry Benjamin and Cynthia Ann Huggins Cantrell. He fathered five children with his wife Mary Ann Bayne. During his life, he acquired nearly 600 acres in the River Falls community of Northern Greenville Co. SC, most of which is still owned today by his direct descendants. He was a farmer and stone/brick mason and built two homes there on Devil's Fork Creek.