Benbow Sartoris

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Benbow Sartoris
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Sartoris, Benbow
AKA: 
Bory
Race: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Upper Class
Rank: 
Minor
Vitality: 
Alive
Family: 
Sartoris
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, January 1, 1919 to Wednesday, December 31, 1919
Origin: 
Yoknapatawpha
Biography: 

Born at the end of Flags in the Dust on the same day his father is killed in a plane crash, the 10-year-old son of Bayard and Narcissa is the last of the Sartorises. He was named Benbow by his mother as a tribute to her family ("Bory," her nickname for him, similarly gestures toward "Horry," her nickname in the earlier novel for her brother Horace).

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