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 Bernard Anthony “Ben” Mueller

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Bernard Anthony “Ben” Mueller

  • Birth 11 Jan 1873 Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 15 Nov 1947 Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 71952363

Bernard "Ben" was born on a farm northwest of Carlyle, Illinois, attended St. Mary's School and grew to young manhood in Carlyle and vicinity. He was united in marriage to Mary Peppenhorst, April 16, 1902 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Carlyle. They are the parents of seven children, four daughters and three sons.

Ben and family first lived on a farm southwest of Carlyle, then later bought a farm on Route 127 north of Carlyle where they lived about 30 years. Ben was a farmer from childhood until 1945, when he retired and bought a home in northwest Carlyle. He was a member of Carlyle Brass Band for a number of years.

At age 74, Ben passed away in his home. He had been in failing health for nine months.



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  • Created by: P Jones
  • Added: 25 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71952363
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bernard Anthony “Ben” Mueller (11 Jan 1873–15 Nov 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71952363, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by P Jones (contributor 47471462) .