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Benjamine Cassel DeWeese
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1851
Death: 1924

Gospel preacher and college professor. Successful gospel preacher who preached in Illinois & Kentucky in the era after the Civil War. He spent time on the Executive Committee of the Foreign Christian Missionary Society and worked with the College of the Bible at the turn of the 20th Century. J. W. McGarvey said, "Prof. Benj. C. Deweese had been already added to the Faculty in 1894, and had proved himself a most thorough and painstaking instructor. He was a graduate of the College in the class of ---- and had been for several years previous a Professor in Eureka College." The Autobiography of J.W. McGarvey p.55. Cf. www.therestorationmovement.com for more information.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Cornelius Henry DeWeese (1827 - 1916)
  Dorothy Ann Cassel DeWeese (1827 - 1894)
 
 Spouses:
  Ella Rachel Downing Deweese (1852 - 1901)*
  Elizabeth Howell Prewitt DeWeese (1872 - 1967)*
 
 Children:
  Maud DeWeese (1878 - 1879)*
  Archibald Prewitt DeWeese (1904 - 1968)*
  Elizabeth Howell DeWeese Alexander (1906 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamine Cassel DeWeese (1851 - 1924)
  George E DeWeese (1859 - 1940)*
  Mary Beaufort DeWeese Boling (1869 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section 9, Lot 36, Part NE1/2
 
Maintained by: Tom Childers
Originally Created by: Hank Cox (inactive)
Record added: Jan 17, 2010
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Benjamine Cassel DeWeese
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Benjamine Cassel DeWeese
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Benjamine Cassel DeWeese
Added by: Hank Cox (inactive)
 
 
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Cousin: Benjamine / *The Deweese Clan: Descendants of Adriaen Hendricksz DeWees '#25678159' was born in Beverwijk, circa 1595. He was first a shoemaker, and later one of the first brokers in art, registered 1 Oct 1639. in Amsterdam, He married Hillegont...(Read more)
- BONNIE & CLYDE DEWEESE
 Added: Mar. 12, 2014

- David Pruitt
 Added: Oct. 17, 2013
My 3rd Great Grandfather.
- Sofia Oliver
 Added: Mar. 7, 2013
 
 
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