Benjamin Franklin Cadenhead
Full Name: Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Cadenhead
Date of birth: September 4, 1868
Date of death: August 28, 1946
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Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919
Comanche / Comanche
Assumed Democrat based on listing as a Democrat in the 35th Legislature.
Texas Legislative Manual
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary, "Funeral Rites Held at Downing for B.F. Cadenhead," The Comanche Chief, 9/6/1946, p. 1, crediting Comanche Public Library. Native of Alabama, married Lima Beaty, "Mr. Cadenhead . . . served two terms in the State Legislature from this district."
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- "B.F. Cadenhead Announces for Representative," 5/27/1932, p. 1, mentions election to the House of Representatives in 1916 and provides candidate platform in 1932.
- Census of 1910 - Benjamin F. Cadenhead, Comanche, Comanche County, Texas, age 40, born circa 1870 in Alabama, farmer, living in household with wife Lemma Cadenhead.
- Benjamin Franklin Cadenhead, birth date 9/4/1868 in Alabama, death date 8/28/1946 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas, farmer.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Frank (B.F.) Cadenhead, birth date 9/4/1868, death date 8/28/1946, burial in Downing Cemetery, Downing, Comanche County.
Find a Grave.
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