Benjamin Murrell Hague

17 July 1834–30 January 1919 (Age 84)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Benjamin Murrell

When Benjamin Murrell Hague was born on 17 July 1834, in Tennessee, United States, his father, James Madison Hague, was 33 and his mother, Mary Pauline "Polly" Routh, was 28. He married Elizabeth Caldonia Berry on 13 January 1855, in Berryville, Carroll, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Yerington, Lyon, Nevada, United States in 1880 and Fresno, Fresno, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 30 January 1919, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Murrell Hague
1834–1919
Elizabeth Caldonia Berry
1839–1923
Marriage: 13 January 1855
Rufus Campbell Hague
1858–1889
Berry Madison Hague
1860–1929
Franklin Merle Hague
1864–1942
Mary McDowell Hague
1866–1888
Caldora Eva Hague
1869–1956
Sonora Quillen Hague
1872–1952
Della Pearl Hague
1875–1970
Vaudrey Clair Hague
1879–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 January 1855
Berryville, Carroll, Arkansas, United States
children

(8)

    Rufus Campbell Hague

    Male1858–1889Male

    Male1860–1929Male

    Franklin Merle Hague

    Male1864–1942Male

    Mary McDowell Hague

    Female1866–1888Female

    Female1869–1956Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Hague

    Male1801–1892Male

    Mary Pauline "Polly" Routh

    Female1805–1885Female

siblings

(10)

    William Anderson Hague

    Male1823–1853Male

    Elizabeth Caroline Hague

    Female1825–1905Female

    Male1827–1880Male

    Nancy Emoline Hague

    Female1830–1835Female

    Joseph Murrell Hague

    Male1832–1901Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 1

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 28

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly South Yorkshire): variant spelling of Haigh or Haig .2 Irish (County Cavan): variant spelling of Haig .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Benj M Hague Sr., "United States Census, 1910"
  • Benjamine Hague, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Benjamin M Hague, "United States Census, 1880"

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