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Sechrest, Benjamin T.

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Sechrest, Benjamin T.
March 12, 2007 10:18PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 7th ed.,
Grant Co.

BENJAMIN T. SECHREST was born in Grant County, Ky., February 6, 1835, and
is the youngest of seven children born to William and Honor (Reynolds)
Sechrest, natives of Virginia and Jessamine County, respectively. The
grandfather of our subject emigrated from Maryland to Grant County. He
was born in 1786, was a farmer, and a Methodist Episcopal preacher, and
died in 1854. Benjamin T. Sechrest was reared on a farm, has always
been a farmer, and owns 200 acres of land, one mile from Crittenden.
December 16, 1863, he married Evaline Robinson, of Pendleton County, Ky.,
a daughter of Jacob and Anna Robinson. Three children have blessed this
union, viz: John J., William F. and Anna L. Mr. Sechrest is deputy
sheriff of Grant County, and a Democrat.

Sechrest Reynolds Robinson
VA Jessamine-KY MD Pendleton-KY
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