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           Christina Elizabeth Baker Benfield (1880 - 1968)


Christina Elizabeth Baker was born Jan 5, 1880.  Birthplace was in Burke County (now Caldwell County), in the North Catawba Community near the Catawba river.  The home place is still standing and is located in good shape (occupied)  about 200 yards behind the North Catawba Baptist Church.  She died Sept 25, 1968 and is buried in the North Catawba Baptist Church Cemetary

She married William Joseph Benfield Nov 24, 1898.  William Joseph Benfield was born within 1/4 a mile of his wife Jan 22, 1876.  He died Jun 18, 1952.


Father> Elisha Baker 1840-1891


Effie Cora   1899-1975
Ila Lee Benfield 1909-1994 
Foster Ray
Nelson Harrison
Ross Clarence
Lucille Grace
Helen Marie

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