Genealogy Projects tagged with Benton County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery, Rice, Minnesota

    This cemetery is located on 130 1st Avenue NE, Rice, Benton County, Minnesota. Find a Grave

  • Benton County, Minnesota

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Minnesota. Official Website Overview Established in 1849 and organized in 1850, the county is one of the oldest in Minnesota. It was named for Thomas Hart Benton , a United States Senator from Missouri. Its county seat for many years was Sauk Rapids, at the confluence of the Sauk and Mississippi Rivers. The county s...

  • Benton County, Washington

    Benton County was created from what were then larger versions of Klickitat County and Yakima County on March 8, 1905, and was named after Missouri statesman Thomas Hart Benton . Wikipedia

  • Benton County, Mississippi

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Mississippi. It is locally believed that residents convinced the post-Civil War Reconstruction government that Benton County was named after U.S. Senator Thomas Hart Benton , but the name actually honored Confederate Brigadier General Samuel Benton of nearby Holly Springs in Marshall County . Adjacent Counties M...

  • Benton County, Iowa

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Iowa. Benton County was formed on December 21, 1837 from sections of Dubuque County. It was named after US Senator Thomas Hart Benton . Adjacent Counties Black Hawk County Buchanan County Linn County Iowa County Tama County Cities, Towns & Communities Atkins | Belle Plaine | Benton | Big Grove | Bl...

  • Benton County, Indiana

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Indiana. Official Website Benton County was formed February 18, 1840. It is named for Thomas Hart Benton (D), U.S. Senator from Missouri. The original county seat selected in 1843 was Oxford, but after a long struggle between contending factions it was moved to Fowler in 1874. Adjacent Counties Newton County ...

  • Bethel Cemetery, Gravette, Arkansas

    The historic Bethel Cemetery is south of Gravette, [in Benton County], just a short distance east of Arkansas 59. The burial ground has a long history, with some tombstones dating to 1818. At least 50 veterans are buried in the cemetery, including 28 Confederate veterans and six unknown soldiers buried during the Civil War conflict. An article in the 1993 Gravette history book written by Loui...

  • Oregon State University

    Wikipedia Oregon State University (OSU) is a coeducational, public research university in the northwest United States, located in Corvallis, Oregon. The university offers more than 200 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs and has the largest total enrollment in Oregon. More than 230,000 people have graduated from OSU since its founding. The Carnegie Foundation classifies Oregon ...

  • Benton County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Arkansas. Official Website Overview Benton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 221,339, making it the second-most populous county in Arkansas. The county seat is Bentonville. The county was formed on September 30, 1836 and was named after Thomas Hart Be...

  • Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Kennewick, Washington

    This cemetery is located on 1401 South Union Street, Kennewick, Benton County, Washington. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Maywood Cemetery, Ronneby, Minnesota

    This project is for those buried in Maywood Cemetery, Ronneby, Benton County, Minnesota. Find a Grave

  • Benton County, Oregon

    Wikipedia Benton County was created on December 23, 1847, by an act of the Provisional Government of Oregon. The county was named after Democratic Senator Thomas Hart Benton of Missouri, an advocate of the doctrine of Manifest Destiny and the belief that the American government should control the whole of the Oregon Country. At the time of its formation the county included all the country west ...

  • Benton County, Missouri

    The county was organized January 3, 1835, and named for U.S. Senator Thomas Hart Benton of Missouri Wikipedia

  • Battle of Pea Ridge, AR March 6-8, 1862 US Civil War

    Battle of Pea Ridge, AREditors of American Heritage Magazine. A Guide to America's Greatest Historic Places, c. 1985, pp.9-10.Pea Ridge, just south of the Missouri border, was the site of the Federal victory that secured Missouri for the Union and influenced the course of the Civil War throughout the Mississippi Valley. This park [Pea Ridge National Military Park, 11 miles northeast of Rogers, ...

  • Boswell Cemetery, Boswell, Indiana

    The cemetery is located on 2454 West State Route 352, Boswell, Benton County, Indiana. Find a Grave

  • Bentonville Cemetery, Bentonville, Arkansas

    The cemetery is located on 400 Southwest F Street, Bentonville, Arkansas. It is also known as the IOOF Cemetery and the Oddfellows Cemetery . Find a Grave Arkansas Gravestones Billion Graves

  • Benton County Memorial Park, Rogers, Arkansas

    The cemetery is located on 3800 West Walnut Street, Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas. Official Website Find a Grave

  • Benton County Cemetery, Sauk Rapids, Minnesota

    In Sauk Rapids, take Summit Street off of Highway 33 which runs North/South along the river. At 4th Street turn right and go up the hill and the cemetery will be on your right. As you enter you pass Sacred Heart Cemetery and Benton County Cemetery will be on your left. There is a sign designating the cemetery areas. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Benton County, Tennessee

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Tennessee. Official Website Benton County is located in northwest Tennessee, bordering the western branch of the Tennessee River and 30 miles south of the Kentucky border. Aside from Camden, other major communities include agrarian communities Big Sandy and Holladay. It is known well in the area for its duck hunting a...

  • Bellfountain Cemetery, Bellfountain, Oregon

    Heman Chapin Buckingham, who came to the area in 1848, took up a Donation Land Claim just south of Bellfountain in Benton County. He also purchased a part of the Jonas Belknap Donation Land Claim, and in the early 1850's donated ground for the cemetery. This land was first deeded to a Board of Trustees to be held for the use of the community; later a corporation was formed. The cemetery plat wa...

  • Bella Vista Memorial Garden Cemetery, Bella Vista, Arkansas

    In Hiwasse, Benton County, Arkansas, turn off Highway 72, right onto Highway 279. As you travel on 279, it will also be marked as Forrest Hills Boulevard. From the turn at Highway 72, it's 3.6 miles to Buckston Road. You'll turn right onto Buckston Road. There's a sign on the right for Bella Vista Memorial Garden Cemetery. It's one mile to the cemetery after you turn onto Buckston Road. The cem...

  • Bear Creek Cemetery, Benton County, Iowa

    This project is for those buried in Bear Creek Cemetery, Harrison Township, Benton County, Iowa. Find a Grave

  • Battle of Cole Camp (June 19, 1861), US Civil War

    The Battle of Cole Camp was a skirmish of the American Civil War , occurring on June 19, 1861, in Benton County, Missouri . The rebel victory assured an open line of march for the fleeing governor and Missouri State Guard away from Lyon 's force in Boonville. Wikipedia

  • Battle of Johnsonville (November 1864), US Civil War

    The Battle of Johnsonville was fought November 4–5, 1864, in Benton County, Tennessee and Humphreys County, Tennessee , during the American Civil War . Confederate cavalry commander Maj. General Nathan Bedford Forrest culminated a 23-day raid through western Tennessee by attacking the Union supply base at Johnsonville. Forrest's attack destroyed numerous boats in the Tennessee River and million...

  • Barron Cemetery, Bentonville, Arkansas

    This project is for those buried in Barron Cemetery, Bentonville, Benton County, Arkansas. Find a Grave Billion Graves Arkansas Gravestones Roots Web

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