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army officer

Benjamin Franklin Cheatham, American army officer. Served as captain Tenn Volunteers during Mexican War, 1847.

Background

Cheatham, Benjamin Franklin was born on October 20, 1820 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Leonard Pope and Elizabeth (Robertson) Cheatham.

Career

General Tenn; major general Confederate Army, 1862.

Membership

Served as captain Tenn Volunteers during Mexican War, 1847.

Connections

Married Anna Bell Robertson, 1866.

father:
Leonard Pope Cheatham

mother:
Elizabeth (Robertson) Cheatham

spouse:
Anna Bell Robertson