Flint, Benjamin K., was born in Maine, September 19, 1825, a son of Samuel and Louisa (Hodgman) Flint. He was
educated at Freedom Academy, Freedom, Maine, and when seventeen years of age started out in life for himself as
a carpenter. at Watertown, Mass. September 19. 1862, he enlisted for one year in Co. A, 47th Vols. After his discharge
in 1863 he returned to Watertown and three years later located at Newton, Mass. Later he located in the town of
Mansfield and purchased the milling interest and farm where he now resides, and which business he has since followed.
He married Martha M., daughter of Joseph and Mary Bird of Watertown, and they have two children; Benjamin and Maria.
Mr. Flint has been active in town and county affairs, and selectman many years. He is not a member of any secret
Our county and its people
A descriptive and biographical history of
Bristol County, Massachusetts
Prepaired and published under the auspices of
The Fall River News and The Taunton Gasette
With assistance of Hon. Alanson Borden
The Boston History Company, Publishers, 1899.
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