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Martha Elizabeth Benton Cantey
Birth: Jul. 10, 1839
Fort Mitchell
Russell County
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1928
Fort Mitchell
Russell County
Alabama, USA

MARTHA ELIZABETH BENTON was the daughter of SAMUEL CROWELL BENTON & MARY HUNTER. She first married Gen. James Cantey in 1858 and secondly RICHARD HENRY BELLAMY in 1875 after the death of Gen. Cantey. (She & Bellamy were double first cousins, no issue.)

Her Cantey children were: SAMUEL BENTON CANTEY, JOHN CANTEY, & MARY MARTHA CANTEY who married James Cantey Alexander.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Crowell Benton (1806 - 1867)
  Mary Hunter Benton (1817 - 1878)
 
 Spouse:
  James Cantey (1818 - 1874)
 
 Children:
  John Cantey (1860 - 1918)*
  Samuel Benton Cantey (1861 - 1924)*
  Mary M. Cantey Alexander (1871 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Hunter Benton (1837 - 1842)*
  Martha Elizabeth Benton Cantey (1839 - 1928)
  Sarah William Benton (1844 - 1850)*
  Samuel Crowell Benton (1851 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Devoted wife of Genl. James Cantey
 
Burial:
Crowell Family Cemetery
Fort Mitchell
Russell County
Alabama, USA
Plot: 21.
 
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Record added: Jun 06, 2006
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