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US Civil War Soldiers flag  Lyman A  BENDER

  (b. 25 November 1835, Indiana, USA   d. 10 October 1864Andersonville, Georgia, USA )  
Cause of Death: died in Andersonville Prison during Civil War
Summary: Lyman A BENDER was born 25 November 1835 in , Indiana, USA. Lyman A BENDER was the child of Samuel BENDER and Hannah LYMAN and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Jacob BENDER and Mary UNKNOWN (maternal)  John LYMAN and Hannah OTT

He married  Elizabeth RHODES 25 October 1863 .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Elizabeth RHODES  was born 23 November 1841 in , Illinois, USA .  She died 13 September 1912 in , Illinois, USA .  She was the daughter of Jacob RHODES (RHOADES) and Mary (Polly) SCHNEIDER.

Lyman A BENDER died 10 October 1864 in Andersonville, Georgia, USA.
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Did You Know? America - Did you know? 1831 - Nat Turner, an enslaved African American preacher, leads the most significant slave uprising in American history. He and his band of about 80 followers launch a bloody, day-long rebellion in Southampton County, Virginia. The militia quells the rebellion, and Turner is eventually hanged. As a consequence, Virginia institutes much stricter slave laws.

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Lyman A BENDER married flag Elizabeth RHODES-- Date: 25 October 1863 Place: 
Elizabeth RHODES was the daughter of Jacob RHODES (RHOADES) and Mary (Polly) SCHNEIDER

flag Lyman A BENDER (b.3 August 1864, Woodland, Iriquois, Illinois, USA  d. 9 November 1951, Placerville, California, USA )

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25 November 1835
, Indiana, USA

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USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
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USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
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USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
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USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States - February 8, 1861

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USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia. - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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Lyman A BENDER and Elizabeth RHODES 25 October 1863,
USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union). - July 3, 1863

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
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10 October 1864
Andersonville, Georgia, USA

1864 Birth of Child
Lyman A BENDER was born 3 August 1864, Woodland, Iriquois, Illinois, USA

Lyman is buried at: Beaufort National Cemetery Beaufort Beaufort County South Carolina, USA Plot: SECTION 7 SITE 559
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