Benjamin Franklin Heuett

4 June 1856–31 May 1921 (Age 64)
Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States

The Life of Benjamin Franklin

When Benjamin Franklin Heuett was born on 4 June 1856, in Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States, his father, Cpt. Hiram Heuett, was 42 and his mother, Sarah A Wilson, was 36. He married Elizabeth Cochran in 1875, in Memphis, Scotland, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1915 and Pleasant View Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1920. He died on 31 May 1921, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Waco Cemetery, Twin Groves Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Heuett
Annie Emaline Tueller
Marriage: 1898
Frederick "Freddie" Hewett
Dorothy Heuett
Andrew Jackson Heuett
Sarah Lottie Heuett
Martha Heuett
Zelma Elizabeth Heuett
Marie Heuett
George Heuett
Ezra Heuett
Helen Louise Heuett
Jessie Lorene Heuett

Spouse and Children

Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 1

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 19

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hewitt .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • B F Heuett, "United States Census, 1900"
  • 1915 - Benjamin F Heuett, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
  • Benjamin F Heuett, "United States Census, 1910"

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