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Benjamin Franklin Towery
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Birth: May 6, 1836
Livingston County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 3, 1910
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA

Husband of:
(1) Rachel C. Joyce, married 12-27-1860, Crittenden Co. KY.
(2) Mary Sophia Orr, married 10-21-1862, Crittenden Co. KY.
(3) Harriet Caroline Truitt, married 1-12-1875, Crittenden Co. KY.
Son of Manring Towery and Rebecca Imboden-Towery.

THE CRITTENDEN PRESS ~ June 30, 1910.

Benjamin F. Towery was born May 7, 1836, and died at his home in Piney, March 3, 1910.
A wife and nine children survive him, J.P Towery of Silverton, Ore., Mrs. J.P. Tucker, of Amily, Ore., H.B. Towery, of Pioneer, Calif., S.A. Towery, of Marion, Ill., W.G. Towery, of Temple, Okla., Mrs. G.R. Little and Frank Towery, of Providence, Ky., and Missess Mary and Maggie Towery.
His last sickness was only a few days in duration. His funeral was preached by Rev. J.F. Bumpus after which his remains were laid to rest in the family graveyard.
Besides wife and children, the deceased leaves three brothers, E. Towery and Judge Aaron Towery of Crittenden Co. and George Towery, of Dixon, Ky., and two sisters, Mrs. E.A. Jenkins, of Madisonville, and Mrs. Johnson, of Piney. 
 
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 Parents:
  Manring Towery (1799 - 1863)
  Rebecca Imboden Towery (1808 - 1877)
 
 Spouses:
  Rachel J. Joyce Towery (1838 - 1862)
  Mary Sophia Orr Towery (1837 - 1870)
  Harriett Caroline Truitt Towery (1845 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Emma Missouri Towery Tucker (1865 - 1928)*
  Annie D. Towery (1867 - 1873)*
  Benjamin Franklin Towery (1876 - 1944)*
  Margaret Jane Towery Sigler (1883 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Towery (1830 - 1910)*
  John H. Towery (1832 - 1833)*
  Benjamin Franklin Towery (1836 - 1910)
  Elizabeth C. Towery (1839 - 1844)*
  Sophia Malinda Towery Johnson (1843 - 1922)*
  Emeline Towery (1846 - 1847)*
  Aaron Towery (1849 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Aaron Towery Cemetery
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: ICD
Record added: Dec 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62632313
 


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 Added: Jan. 10, 2014
 
 
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