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Benjamin Bruce Yates (1884 - 1956)

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Benjamin Bruce "Ben" Yates
Born in Fredonia, Crawford, Indianamap
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[children unknown]
Died in Cloverport, Breckinridge, Kentuckymap
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Benjamin was born in 1884. He was the son of Henry Yates and Mary Carver. He passed away in 1956.

Ben Yates never married. He worked as a Deckhand on the Delta Queen and taught everyone how to tie the ropes and knots. There was mention of him in Life & Times magazine in the 1950's.

Gravesite Details The wrong birth date is carved on his stone. He was born on May 14th. Cause of death: cerebral vascular accident.


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