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Benjamin Horace Rich, Sr.

Male 1887 - 1950


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  • Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  15 Nov 1887  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    World War I Service Draft Registration  5 Jun 1917  , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Draft Card No. 90
      Name: Benjamin Horris Rich, age 30
      Address: Brinson, GA
      Date of Birth: December 15, 1887
      Citizenship: Natural born citizen
      Place of Birth: Brinson, GA, USA
      Occupation: farming, Brinson, GA
      Dependents: Wife & one child
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: Caucasian
      Prior Military Service: None
      Height: Short
      Build: Stout
      Eyes: Brown
      Hair: Black
      Loss of Limbs: Operated on for [apulation burnt?] when small
      Date of Registration: 5 Jun 1917
    Census: Federal  5 Apr 1930  Evans Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) Ben Rich, head, white male age 42, married at 24, born in GA, parents born in GA, city fire chief, owned a $2,200 house
      2) Correll Rich, wife, white female age 42, married at 24, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Ben Rich, son, white male age 15, born in GA
    Name  Ben 
    Died  18 Aug 1950  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I2881  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  10 Jan 2011 

    Father  John T. Rich,   b. 11 Apr 1863, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1945, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Ella Florence Yates,   b. 19 Feb 1868, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1925, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Dec 1886  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F990  Group Sheet

    Family  Correlle L. Buchanan,   b. Abt 1884, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1958, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  6 Aug 1913  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified  9 Aug 2005 
    Family ID  F992  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Nov 1887 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Aug 1913 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWorld War I Service Draft Registration - 5 Jun 1917 - , Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 5 Apr 1930 - Evans Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1950 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S208] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," digital images, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), card for Benjamin Horris Rich; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication 1557024, precinct 1613, Decatur, GA.

    2. [S1716] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 350, Bainbridge, enumeration district (ED) 3, sheet 6A, dwelling 127, family 128, Ben Rich household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.

    3. [S15] "Georgia Deaths, 1919-98," subscription database, Ancestry.com, Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, (www.ancestry.com), entry for B H Rich, certificate 17416.

    4. [S368] "Decatur County Georgia Marriage Records, 1824 - 1945," database, Decatur County, Georgia Rootsweb, Jordan Dodd, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gadecatu/Marriage/surindex.html), marriage of H. B. Rich & Correlle Buchanan, 6 Aug 1913, K-502.