Benjaman was in the Civil War. Him and his 3 brothers joined at the same time, July 4 1862. Benjaman was assigned to Co. F,70th Reg. Ill. Volunteer Infantry, 20yrs old. He took a severe cold,from exposure as they camped without tents or blankets,he was to have eye afflictions the rest of his life. He mustered out on Oct 23 1862.
In 1900 he lived in Mountain Barry Mo., with his Wife Nancy E. Three boys, John William, George Edgar, David Hiram and John W Palmer, Nancy's Father. In the same town, lived Telitha C. Stone King, Doty, Cora P.King Rosanna,King (Father Cyrus L King) and Clarence Oscar Doty. David Married Rossana. George Married Cora P. King, In Cassville Barry Mo. Dec 12, 1900. Benjaman Died and all the family moved to Oklahoma. Benjaman's Family are all buried in Hinton cemetery, Hinton Ok. including Oscar Doty and John W Palmer. except David and Rosanna they are Buried in Wheatland Ok. Oh! I forgot Earl F. Chenoweth, George and Cora's first born, he was born in Cassville Barry mo. Oct 17, 1901-d.1958 In Mobile Alabama.
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