Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Watkinses in:
 • Independence Cemetery
 • Independence
 • Warren County
 • Indiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Benjamin Watkins
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 16, 1814
Death: Jan. 25, 1883

Benjamin Watkins was married twice, first to Samantha Crick Watkins who died. He then married Nancy Ann Moore and with whom he had 10 children.

When the Civil War broke out, Benjamin joined and served. However, due to heat stroke, he was then sent into the reserve forces and returned home.

In 1882, just before his death, he filed a lawsuit against the sheriff for shooting his dog on his property. He lost and a few weeks later, died. (Biographical information provided by Mamaquilts
Family links: 
  Samantha Crick Wadkins (____ - 1847)
  Nancy Moore Ogborn (1832 - 1906)*
  Robert Watkins (1855 - 1855)*
  Edward R. Watkins (1867 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Co. G 100 Ind. - Aged 68yrs, 9ms, 9ds
Independence Cemetery
Warren County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Lesa Epperson
Record added: Mar 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34803707
Benjamin Watkins
Added by: Mamaquilts
Benjamin Watkins
Added by: Mamaquilts
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Merrileem
 Added: May. 30, 2011

- Cally
 Added: May. 29, 2011

- Debbie
 Added: May. 28, 2011
There are 10 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service