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August Martin Benner
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1854, Germany
Death: May 26, 1947
Caldwell County
Texas, USA

August Martin Benner was born in Dillenberg, Nassau, Germany. When he was almost two years old, his parents came to America, and settled in New Braunfels, where he spent his boyhood. Later he moved to Fredericksburg, Texas, where he served as Justice of Peace for twenty five years. August Martin married Caroline Greenwood of Luling in 1885. Together they had three children: Herbert Benner, Clara Eugenia (Benner) Matthews, and Lillian R."Lillie" (Benner) McLain. 
Family links: 
  Wilheimine Leihner Benner (1818 - 1890)
  Caroline Greenwood Benner (1855 - 1909)*
  Herbert Benner (1887 - 1975)*
  Clara Benner Matthews (1888 - 1987)*
  Lillie Rozella Benner McLain (1893 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
McNeil Cemetery
Caldwell County
Texas, USA
Plot: B-23
Created by: Johnilee Biggs Osborn
Record added: Apr 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25892257
August Martin Benner
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August Martin Benner
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August Martin Benner
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Dillenburg, Nassau, Germany.Husband of: Caroline Franks Greenwood on December 3, 1885. Caroline & August married in Stonewall, Gillespie County, Texas
 Added: Oct. 31, 2010

- Mary Hunn
 Added: Aug. 16, 2008

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