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Benjamin Franklin Cameron

B.F. Cameron
Full Name: Benjamin Franklin Cameron
Birth date: December 13, 1841
Death date: December 28, 1914

Terms of Service

  • House, 24th Legislature
    1/8/1895 - 1/12/1897
    Democrat

Biographical Notes and Resources

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Other Resources

  • B.F. Cameron, Confederate States Army, Captain and A.Q.M. of the 35 (Likens') Texas Cavalry, 10/7/1863, relieved from duty from the 35th Texas Cavalry 3/29/1864, and assigned to duty at Liberty, Texas; appears on list of Quartermasters and Quartermaster Agents on duty in the Trans-Mississippi Department, 2/13/1865, on duty at Liberty, Texas. Benjamin Franklin Cameron, death date 12/28/1914 in Bexar County; widow Mrs. Mattie Bird Cameron of San Antonio, Bexar County, marriage date 3/8/1906 in Bexar County. Pension File No. 47705, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958; Postwar clerk, district court, Liberty Co., Texas, 1865-87; state legislator, banker and realtor. U.S., Confederate Officers Card Index, 1861-1865. Ancestry.com .
  • B.F. Cameron, birth date 12/13/1841 in Alabama, death date 12/28/1914 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, retired county clerk. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Capt. B.F. Cameron (1841-1914), burial in Liberty City Cemetery, Liberty County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, Capt. B.F. Cameron, 1/1/1915, p. 2. "For twenty years or more he served as county and district clerk of Liberty county and at one time represented this district in the state legislature." Liberty Vindicator .
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