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Ben Wright Shrout

Male 1861 - 1940  (78 years)


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  • Name Ben Wright Shrout 
    Born 18 Nov 1861  Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Oct 1940  Moores Ferry, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 26 Oct 1940  Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Hedrick Cemetery Bath County
    Obituary 31 Oct 1940  Owingsville, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Reference Number 2458 
    FamilySearch ID LCNR-FTR 
    Universal ID 62FF204F0C4144D4BFD0811643F2874B62A2 
    Person ID I2451  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2013 

    Father David Shrout,   b. 28 Apr 1823, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1897, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Cynthia Ann Wright,   b. 4 Nov 1819, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1904, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Alt-Marriage 22 Apr 1842  Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 May 1842  Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F1309  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leah Purvis,   b. May 1877, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1963, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1897  Bath County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 9 May 2018 
    Family ID F1386  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1861 - Bath County, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Apr 1897 - Bath County, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Oct 1940 - Moores Ferry, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Oct 1940 - Bath County, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 31 Oct 1940 - Owingsville, Bath County, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

    • BIRTH-DEATH-BURIAL: Bath Co.,Ky, Cemeteries, Owingsville, Bath, Ky, public library

  • Sources 
    1. [S526] KY: Kentucky Death Index, Issued by Bath County, Year Issued 1940, Certificate Number 22813, Person(s) of Interest Ben Wright Shrout, (posted to db on 29 March 2013).

    2. [S564] KY: Bath County, Outlook Newspaper, Article Title B W Shrout Dies, Published 31 October 1940, Person(s) of Interest B W Shrout, (posted to db on 29 March 2013).
      Bath County News-Outlook Thursday, October 31, 1940 B. W. Shrout Dies At Moores Ferry Ben Wright Shrout, 78 years old, died at his home at Moores Ferry Friday, October 25, after a long illness. He was a well known farmer of that section of the county and had been a member of the Christian church for more than forty years. A son of the late David and Ann Wright Shrout, he was born in this county November 18, 1861. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Leah Purvis Shrout, and a number of more distant relatives. Funeral services were held at Hedricks church at 2 o'clock Saturday, October 26, conducted by the Rev. Henry S. Ficklin. Interment was in Hedricks cemetery.

    3. [S507] KY: Bath County, Marriage Index 1826/1852, V2, Issued by Bath County, Year Issued 1842, Certificate Number (Volume 2, Page 80), Person(s) of Interest David Shrout and Catherine Wright, (posted to db on 8 March 2013).
      Minister J G Williams
      Bath Co.,Ky, Marriage Book 1, located in Owingsville, Bath, Ky, public library, bondsman Arnold Johnson; BIRTHPLACE: Bath Co.,Ky, Births, film 0216816, lists birthplaces of parents on birth record of daug, Alvira

    4. [S706] KY: Bath County, Early Marriages Bonds and Returns 1811/1850 (VR), Issued by Bath County, Year Issued 1842, Certificate Number (Page 129), Person(s) of Interest David Shrout and Cinthiana Wright, (posted to db on 13 March 2013).
      Shrout, David, & Cinthiana Wright, bond 22 Apr. 1842: f/g: John Shrout; f /b: Wright; bdsm: Arnold Johnson. David Shrout & Catherine Wright, 3 May 1842. (JGW)

    5. [S511] KY: Bath County, Marriage Index 1890/1906, V6 (VR), Issued by Bath County, Year Issued 1897, Certificate Number (Volume 6, Page 239), Person(s) of Interest B W Shrout and Lear Purvis, (posted to db on 13 March 2013).


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