im looking for burial place of obediah martin benge who died at racoon mtn, dekalb,al,usa in 1846

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You might try contacting the Sons of the American Revolution  branch covering Dekalb County Alabama.   (Sorry I don't know the organization well enough to give you contact info.)    The SAR  in Arkansas has practically adopted my 7 great grandfather's gravesite  (installing a newer headstone, having ceremonies at graveside, etc.)... I think this is rather common for Revolutionary War Soldiers.
by Peggy McReynolds G2G6 Pilot (442k points)
It might be able to be found on this page. https://www.alssar.org/chapters2.html there is a contact form located here https://www.alssar.org/contact-us222.html
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Obediah Martin Benge Fielder, born 1789 who died April 1857, was buried at Covington, Newton, GA in 1857 at the Fielder Cemetery.

familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVR-NR2Z : 11 July 2016
by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.3m points)
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Here is his Findagrave memorial with a photo of his headstone, only partly legible. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/28465183/obediah-martin-fielder
by Loretta Layman G2G6 Mach 3 (32.5k points)

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