Francis Benbow

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Display Name: 
Francis Benbow
Sort Name: 
Benbow, Francis
Race: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Upper Class
Rank: 
Peripheral
Vitality: 
Dead
Family: 
Benbow
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, January 1, 1840 to Monday, December 31, 1855
Biography: 

The father of Will Benbow, and grandfather of Horace and Narcissa. He brought back a lantana tree "from Barbados in a tophat-box in '71 [i.e. 1871]" (164). When he went to the island, however, or what he did there, is not explained.

Individual or Group: 
Individual
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