I believe your Benjamin F. Carrell was born 14 March 1862 in Paris, Edgar, IL. I also believe he was the son of Benjmain Franklin Carrell, b. Vermillion Co., IN. (adjacent to Edgar Co., IL).Benj. Sr. married Elizabeth Farris.I also believe Benj. Sr. was the brother of my gggrandfather George Carrell, b. 25 Jul 1832, Vermillion co., IL.I am working on finding the father of George.