Benjamine Franklin Burke

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Benjamine Franklin Burke

  • Birth 1839
  • Death 1908
  • Burial Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 6
  • Memorial ID 10617160

Benjamin Franklin Burke
b. June 13, 1838
d. September 21, 1908
Terry's Texas Rangers, 8th Texas Cavalry Regiment
Mustered into Company F at Houston, TX on September 7, 1861. Developed mumps after battle at Shiloh, TN in April 1862. Recovered from mumps by June 1862. Suffered gunshot wound to side of neck at Chickamauga, GA in September 1863. Hospitalized at Rome, GA in October 1863.
Returned to regiment late in 1863. Present in September 1864. Married (1) Sammy Sloan.
Married (2) Georgia Ann Texas Culpepper on December 15, 1880. Died September 21, 1908 in Lavaca County, TX.




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  • Created by: Bev
  • Added: 13 Mar 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10617160
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamine Franklin Burke (1839–1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10617160, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Bev (contributor 47588577) .