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Benjamin Lincoln Obear

Benjamin was born March 1, 1861.

His parents were Gustavus Obear and Priscilla West Williams. He was the nineth child of nine.

He was a yacht captain.

Benjamin married Fanny L. Standley on December 12, 1882.

He gave the City of Beverly the point of land on the Bass River, known as Obear Park, for $1.00 and a land swap.

Benjamin died on May 16, 1938 at the age of 77 years, 2 months, 15 days.


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