Benjamin Berryman King

27 November 1838–27 November 1922 (Age 84)
Carroll, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Benjamin Berryman

Benjamin Berryman King was born on 27 November 1838, in Carroll, Kentucky, United States as the son of Mr. King and Mrs. King. He married Virginia E. Plumb on 29 January 1864, in Fayette, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Garfield Township, Hancock, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Madison, Hancock, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1861. He died on 27 November 1922, in Forest City, Winnebago, Iowa, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Madison Cemetery, Forest City, Winnebago, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Berryman King
1838–1922
Virginia E. Plumb
1842–1929
Marriage: 29 January 1864
Clara M. King
1864–1946
Katherine Eliza King
1867–1959
Etta King
1870–1955
Francis Marion Plumb King
1873–1922
Nellie Mae King
1889–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 January 1864
Fayette, Iowa, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Mr. King

    MaleMale

    Mrs. King

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(11)

    Isabel Salena King

    Female1829–1911Female

    Jesse Newton King

    Male1830–1911Male

    Newton King

    Male1834–Male

    John Samuel King

    Male1835–1915Male

    Nancy King

    Female1836–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 8

Iowa is the 29th state.
1861

Age 23

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Cyng, king, ruler, prince

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin King, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Benjamin King, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Benjamin King, "United States Census, 1920"

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