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 Absolon / Absalom M. Been

Absolon / Absalom M. Been

Death 1933 (aged 73-74)
Burial Baldwin, Randolph County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 14509904 · View Source
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Absalom Mayrn BEEN was born February 1858 or 1859 to Reuben L. BEEN (b. 1835, d. 1902) and Elizabeth J. SNODGRASS (b. abt 1836, m. 1 Jan 1857)

Paternal grandparents: James Allen BEEN (b. abt 1800, d. 1859) and Margaret Anderson COX.

Maternal grandparents: Absalom COX and Jane McBRIDE

Absalom's brother James Allen BEEN was born abt. December 1859.

Elizabeth SNODGRASS BEEN is presumed to have died sometime between December 1859 and 1868 (when Reuben married Absalom and James' step-mother, Mary Ann LEMING), although it is possible Reuben and Elizabeth divorced.

Reuben and Mary Ann had abt 10 more children, half-siblings of Absalom and James.

In 1880, Absalom Mayrn BEEN married Mary E.

Children of Absalom BEEN and Mary Ellen:

son, Ulla R BEEN 1882 - 1943
son, Horace BEEN, b. 1889
son, Francis BEEN b. 1892
dau, Grace J BEEN b. 1895
son, Russell BEEN b. 1897

Absalom Mayrn BEEN died in 1933 and is buried at Baldwin Cemetery, Randolph County Illinois.

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  • Originally Created by: Scotty
  • Added: 4 Jun 2006
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