Benjamin Franklin Hudson

Greenville County, South Carolina, USA
Death 13 Nov 1859 (aged 58)
Tower Hill, Shelby County, Illinois, USA
Burial Tower Hill, Shelby County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 101404010 View Source
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Franklin reportedly emigrated to IL from Greenville SC and was married twice - to Lavina Abbott (1810?-1845), which union produced 5 children, then upon her decease to Margaret S Perryman (1824-1909), which union produced 6-7 children. His daughter by Lavina, Martha J., was my g-g-grandad's 1st wife.

After some late life troubles he is reputed to have been buried w/o marker & w/o death certificate in Methodist Cemetery, Tower Hill Township.

Parents reported to be Lunsford & Amelia Parks Hudson.

Children by Lavina -

Permelia Ann, b.1831
Martha J., b.1833 (twin of Harvey)
Harvey H., b.1833 (twin of Martha)
Albert P., b.1836
Emily Caroline, b.1837

Children by Margaret -

Millie, b.1846
Benjamin Franklin, b.1847
Elizabeth Ann, b.1849
Silas, b.1850
Miles Jehail, b.1852
Pliny, b.1854
Perry Lee, b.1855

Upon the death of B. Franklin, Margaret subsequently married Simon P Hawkins.


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