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 Benjiman Franklin Ping, Sr

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Benjiman Franklin Ping, Sr

  • Birth 3 Jul 1837 Pulaski, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 6 Jul 1915 Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 28035466


The son of Stephen William Ping and Nancy Sewell Ping.

Husband of Nancy Melvina Brown.

Survivors include sons, Robert, Green, Frank and Roy; daughters, Stella Lowe, Linda Sex, Mrs. Edward Hauser and Mrs. George Grant.

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Benjamin Franklin Ping, Sr., was born in Pulaski County, Kentucky and was reared and married there, and spent most of his active career as a farmer. In 1878 he moved from Pulaski County to Barry County, Missouri, and in 1888 came to Galena, Kansas , where he was identified with mining operations. In 1901 he went back to Barry County, Missouri and in 1910 again took up his residence at Galena and soon afterwards retired from active business. Benjamin died in Galena in 1915. He was a democrat in politics. His first wife, who was born in Kentucky, died in Barry County, Missouri soon after coming out here from Kentucky. Their children are: Mary, wife of Ed Hauser, a mine operator who lives in Spring Grove - a portion of Galena; Green Ping, a stationary engineer, lives at Galena; Nannie, wife of G.W. Grant, a merchant, lives at Galena; Stephen a director in the Galena State Bank and was an active worker in the Community Club.


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Aged 78 Yrs.
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  • Maintained by: JFI
  • Originally Created by: Anonymous
  • Added: 4 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28035466
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjiman Franklin Ping, Sr (3 Jul 1837–6 Jul 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28035466, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by JFI (contributor 47211966) .