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Benjamin Franklin ALEXANDER

Male 1875 - 1939  (63 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Franklin ALEXANDER 
    Birth 8 Jun 1875  Travis County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • Death certificate: 8 Jun 1876
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Ben 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 919 Earle St., with his father
    Census 9 Apr 1910  Speegleville, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Waco and Crawford Road
    Census 28 Jan 1920  Erath, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • with his father
    Residence 21 Jul 1925  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 11 Apr 1930  McLennan County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Justice Precinct 1
    Residence 22 Aug 1934  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 30 Apr 1935  Robinson, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 30 Aug 1936  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 4 Jun 1939  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1714 Columbus Ave.
    Occupation Farmer 
    Cause of death Coronary Thrombosis 
    Death 4 Jun 1939  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • at 5:15 a.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Hospital
    Burial 5 Jun 1939  Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Person ID I1771  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2008 

    Father William Allen ALEXANDER,   b. 26 Jan 1848, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Jul 1925, Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Helen Marcella HORNSBY,   b. 11 Feb 1846, Travis County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 26 Sep 1893 (Age 47 years) 
    Marriage 22 Sep 1867  Travis County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F587  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Alexander, B. F.
    Alexander, B. F.

  • Notes 
    • “Ben” moved to Waco in 1894. He had been a farmer for the 25 years prior to his death. [12]

  • Sources 
    1. [S155] Death Records, File #29590.

    2. [S954] Waco News-Tribune, Monday, June 5, 1939, p. 8.

    3. [S77] conducted by Robert C. Barritt, Headstone survey, 31 Jul 2007.

    4. [S12] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, McLennan County, Texas, ED 80, p. 4A, line 6.

    5. [S13] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, McLennan County, Texas, ED 100, p. 23.

    6. [S14] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, McLennan County, Texas, ED 139, p. 18.

    7. [S955] Waco Times-Herald, Tuesday, July 21, 1925, p. 12.

    8. [S15] United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, McLennan County, Texas, ED 31, p. 9.

    9. [S954] Waco News-Tribune, Thursday, 23 Aug 1934, p. 6.

    10. [S954] Waco News-Tribune, Wednesday, 1 May 1935, p. 2.

    11. [S955] Waco Times-Herald, Monday, 31 Aug 1936, p. 10.

    12. [S954] Waco News-Tribune, Monday, 5 Jun 1939, p. 8.