Born in Boscawen, New Hampshire.
Kimball Castle was built by Benjamin Ames Kimball in the town of Gilford, New Hampshire. The castle overlooks "the Broads" of lake Winnipesaukee. Benjamin Ames Kimball was very influencial in New Hampshire politics and served as President of the Boston, Montreal and Concord railways.
An article posted in "The Granite Monthly" (1920) gives a thorough review of Benjamin's life and acheivements.
The Kimball Family Crest