Benjamin Franklin Cluff

29 April 1880–23 July 1935 (Age 55)
Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin Franklin

When Benjamin Franklin Cluff was born on 29 April 1880, in Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States, his father, Joseph Cluff, was 46 and his mother, Phoebe Elizabeth Bunnell, was 38. He married Rhoda Isabella Blain on 11 October 1905, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Graham, Arizona, United States in 1900 and Utah, United States for about 5 years. He died on 23 July 1935, in Central, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Central, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Cluff
Rhoda Isabella Blain
Marriage: 11 October 1905
Ervin Franklin Cluff
Ora Rhoda Cluff
Phoebe Elzina Cluff
Lytha Olive Cluff
Adina Mina Cluff
Clarissa Bunnell Cluff

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1905Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 1
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    Age 10
    Death by suicide of van Gogh.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 16
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Clough .

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

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    Sources (38)

    • Benjamin F Cluff in entry for Unknown, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Benjamin Franklin Cluff, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Benjamin F. Cluff, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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