Benjamin B. Edmonston

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Benjamin B. Edmonston

  • Birth 1808 Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
  • Death 27 Nov 1849 St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Bridgeton, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 53800186

According to family records and census records, Benjamin was the son of Eden Edmonston and Lucretia Waters. [Family link provided by courtesy of Frances Ann Edmonston.]

The Edmonston family originated in Maryland, but later moved to St. Louis County, Missouri.

Benjamin was about 41-years-old at the time of his death.

His grave is located near those of Eden, Lucretia and Robert Edmonston.

Benjamin's siblings:
Robert T. Edmonston
Hannah Ann Edmonston Delaplaine
Mary Elizabeth Edmonston


Family Members


Inscription

ERECTED
IN MEMORY OF
BENJ. B. EDMONSTON

Lower section of stone, exactly as written:

A man of many virtues, of ster-
ling integrety and of exalted worth.
He lived respected and died regar-
ded by all who knew him.
Thou art gone, but thy memory is
cherished.

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  • Created by: Lynn
  • Added: 17 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53800186
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin B. Edmonston (1808–27 Nov 1849), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53800186, citing Fee Fee Cemetery, Bridgeton, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Lynn (contributor 47138895) .