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
1856–1921
Annie Emaline Tueller
1877–1962
Marriage: 1898
Frederick "Freddie" Hewett
1898–1900
Dorothy Heuett
1901–1992
Andrew Jackson Heuett
1902–1945
Sarah Lottie Heuett
1903–1906
Martha Heuett
1905–1998
Zelma Elizabeth Heuett
1908–2000
Marie Heuett
1910–2003
George Heuett
1912–1998
Ezra Heuett
1914–1916
Helen Louise Heuett
1917–2005
Jessie Lorene Heuett
1920–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1898
Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

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.
1863

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.

Possible Related Names

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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