Name: Benjamin MARTIN
Birth: 20 MAR 1818 in West Louisiana
Birth: 20 MAR 1818
Death: 1885 in Anacoco, Vernon Parish, Louisiana
Death: 1885 in Mitchell Cemetery, Anacoco, La.
Burial: Mitchell Cemetery, Anacoco, La. - Vernon Parish
Note by Coleman Martin:
"Buried at Mitchell Cemetery, Vernon Parish, Louisiana.
Benjamin (Ben) Martin was the fifth child of Billie Martin. Ben married Evelina Meyers (Miers) and to this union ten children were born: William, Charles, Allen, Nathan, Lewis, Benjamin (Ben), Mary Ann, Lacy, Lizzie. One infant died between Lewis and Ben. Lacy had no children."
15th Battalion LA Sharpshooters, CSA
Father: William (Billy) MARTIN b: 1766 in Possibly North Carolina - Virginia - Kentucky?
Mother: Elizabeth (UNKNOWN) b: 1790
Evelina Lacy MIERS b: 9 MAR 1828 in Wilkinson County, Mississippi
8 MAY 1845
in Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana
7 MAY 1845
- Infant MARTIN
- William J. MARTIN b: 1 APR 1846
- Charles MARTIN b: 21 OCT 1848 in Anacoco, Vernon Parish, Louisiana
- Allen MARTIN b: 1 JAN 1855
- Nathan MARTIN b: 17 FEB 1857
- Lewis MARTIN b: 1 AUG 1859 in Rapides Parish, LA
- Benjamin MARTIN b: 20 SEP 1862
- Lacy MARTIN b: 1 APR 1864
- Mary Ann MARTIN b: 13 DEC 1868 in Anacoco, Vernon Parish, Louisiana
- Elizabeth MARTIN b: 7 APR 1871 in Mora - Natchitoches Parish, La.