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Bethel Vincent Benham

Bethel Vincent Benham

Male 1919 - 1988  (68 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Bethel Vincent Benham was born on 11 Jul 1919 in English, Crawford, Indiana (son of Corbett Marcus Benham and Olin Farrell Bird); died on 26 Apr 1988 in Indian Springs, Florida.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Corbett Marcus Benham was born on 8 May 1892 in Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana (son of William Marcus Benham and Cora Ann Roberson); died on 7 Nov 1974 in Princeton, Gibson, Indiana.

    Corbett married Olin Farrell Bird on 2 Oct 1913 in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana. Olin (daughter of James W. Bird and Minerva Ann Dicus) was born on 22 Aug 1897 in English, Crawford, Indiana; died on 10 Oct 1984 in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Olin Farrell Bird was born on 22 Aug 1897 in English, Crawford, Indiana (daughter of James W. Bird and Minerva Ann Dicus); died on 10 Oct 1984 in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida.
    Children:
    1. Maurice Bernard Benham was born on 11 Sep 1914 in Huntingburg, Dubois, Indiana; died on 9 Mar 1966 in Princeton, Gibson, Indiana.
    2. Norma Benham was born on 17 Feb 1922 in English, Crawford, Indiana.
    3. 1. Bethel Vincent Benham was born on 11 Jul 1919 in English, Crawford, Indiana; died on 26 Apr 1988 in Indian Springs, Florida.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  William Marcus BenhamWilliam Marcus Benham was born on 25 Feb 1861 in Crawford, Indiana (son of Marcus Benham and Isabelle Patrick); died on 10 Mar 1894 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.

    Notes:

    NAME: [Marcus Benham] AGE IN 1870: 8 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1862 BIRTHPLACE: Indiana HOME IN 1870: Union, Crawford, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Male POST OFFICE: Marengo HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE Marcus Benion 57 Isabelle Benion 32 George Benion 12 Marcus Benion 8 Elihu Benion 6 Logan Benion 4

    NAME: Marcus Benham AGE: 19 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1861 BIRTHPLACE: Indiana HOME IN 1880: Union, Crawford, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Male RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Son MARITAL STATUS: Single FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Pennsylvania MOTHER'S NAME: Isabel E. Benham MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Indiana OCCUPATION: Works On Farm NAME AGE Isabel E. Benham 41 Georg Benham 21 Marcus Benham 19 Elihugh Benham 17 Logan Benham 13 Daizey Benham 6

    NAME: Corbett M Benham GENDER: Male MARITAL STATUS: Single RACE: White AGE: 21 BIRTH DATE: 8 May 1892 BIRTH PLACE: Ind MARRIAGE DATE: 2 Oct 1913 MARRIAGE PLACE: Clark, Indiana {FATHER: Wm M Benham] MOTHER: Cora A Roberson SPOUSE: Olin F Bird FHL FILM NUMBER: 1415921 REFERENCE ID: cn262

    William married Cora Ann Roberson on 18 Oct 1884 in Kansas. Cora (daughter of George W. Roberson and Mariah Martin) was born on 5 Jun 1868 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 5 Oct 1967 in Vigo, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Cora Ann Roberson was born on 5 Jun 1868 in Crawford, Indiana (daughter of George W. Roberson and Mariah Martin); died on 5 Oct 1967 in Vigo, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.

    Notes:

    1880 United States Federal Census Name: Cora Roberson Age: 11 Birth Year: abt 1869 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1880: Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Daughter Marital Status: Single Father's Name: George Roberson Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Name: Mariah Roberson Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Occupation: At School George Roberson 37 Mariah Roberson 38 Cora Roberson 11 Emma Roberson 9 Morris Morlan 25

    1900 United States Federal Census Name: Cora A Benham[Cora A Roberson] Age: 31 Birth Date: Jun 1868 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1900: Union, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Daughter Marital Status: Widowed Father's Name: Geo W Roberson Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Mother: number of living children: 2 Mother: How many children: 2 Geo W Roberson 57 Cora A Benham 31 Nora E Benham 11 Corbett M Benham 8

    1910 United States Federal Census Name: Cora A Benham[Cora A Roberson] Age in 1910: 41 Birth Year: 1869 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1910: Union, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Widowed Father's Name: George W Roberson Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Cora A Benham 41 Edith L Benham 20 Corbett M Benham 17 George W Roberson 67

    1920 United States Federal Census Name: George W Roberson Age: 77 Birth Year: abt 1843 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1920: Union, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)[Head] Marital Status: Widowed[Widow] Father's Birthplace: Indiana Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Home Owned: Own Able to Read: Yes Able to Write: Yes George W Roberson 77 Cora A Roberson 40

    Social Security Death Index Name: Cora Benham SSN: 314-54-3466 Last Residence: 47863 New Goshen, Vigo, Indiana, United States of America Born: 6 Jun 1868 Died: Oct 1967 State (Year) SSN issued: Indiana (1965-1966)

    Children:
    1. Edith Lanore Benham was born on 10 Jun 1889 in Stevens, Kansas; died on 4 Nov 1976 in Vigo, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    2. 2. Corbett Marcus Benham was born on 8 May 1892 in Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana; died on 7 Nov 1974 in Princeton, Gibson, Indiana.

  3. 6.  James W. Bird was born about 1875; died on 23 May 1904 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Sloan Cemetery Crawford Co., Indiana.

    Notes:

    Druggist in English?

    James married Minerva Ann Dicus on 30 Sep 1895 in Crawford, Indiana. Minerva was born about 1875. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Minerva Ann Dicus was born about 1875.
    Children:
    1. 3. Olin Farrell Bird was born on 22 Aug 1897 in English, Crawford, Indiana; died on 10 Oct 1984 in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Marcus BenhamMarcus Benham was born on 12 Sep 1812 in Pennsylvania (son of Joseph Benham and Rebecca Zelling); died on 19 May 1880 in Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Seaton Hill Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.

    Notes:

    (Source: Benham: A Pedigree; Fern Orr Scoudan, John James Bowater; transcribed by Ron Yates, 2012)

    Marcus married Isabelle Patrick on 23 Apr 1857 in Crawford, Indiana. Isabelle (daughter of Elias Patrick, Sr. and Frances B. Riddle) was born on 23 Feb 1839 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 26 Feb 1895 in Crawford, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Isabelle Patrick was born on 23 Feb 1839 in Crawford, Indiana (daughter of Elias Patrick, Sr. and Frances B. Riddle); died on 26 Feb 1895 in Crawford, Indiana.

    Notes:

    (Source: Benham: A Pedigree; Fern Orr Scoudan, John James Bowater; transcribed by Ron Yates, 2012)

    Children:
    1. George Walter Benham was born on 14 Sep 1858 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 18 Jan 1898 in Wabash, Illinois.
    2. 4. William Marcus Benham was born on 25 Feb 1861 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 10 Mar 1894 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    3. Elihu Benham was born on 12 Aug 1863 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 20 Apr 1892 in Crawford, Indiana.
    4. Logan Benham was born on 19 Oct 1866 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 7 May 1902 in Macon, Bibb, Georgia.
    5. Dovie Benham was born on 14 Jul 1873 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 14 Jan 1902.

  3. 10.  George W. RobersonGeorge W. Roberson was born on 18 Jun 1842 in Crawford, Indiana (son of George William Roberson and Sarah A. Kintner); died on 11 Sep 1920 in Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.

    Notes:

    1850 United States Federal Census Name: George Roberson Age: 8 Birth Year: abt 1842 Birthplace: Crawford Co Home in 1850: Sterling, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Family Number: 245 Wm Roberson 35 Sarah Roberson 40 John Roberson 15 James Roberson 14 Margret Roberson 12 Daniel Roberson 10 William Roberson 10 George Roberson 8 Henry Roberson 6 Sarepta Roberson 4 Thomas Roberson 2 Adam Roberson 0

    U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865 Name: George W Roberson Residence: Sterling, Crawford, Indiana Class: 3 Congressional District: 2nd Age on 1 July 1863: 21 Race: White Marital Status: Unmarried (Single) Place of Birth: Indiana

    Pvt., Co. E, 38th Ind. Inf. Vol.; mustered in at age 20 on October 11 1861; m/o July 15 1865; In battles at Perryville, Stone River, Hoover's Gap, Chickamauga, Lookout Mountain, siege of Atlanta, Jonesboro and with Sherman in march to the sea.

    GEORGE W. ROBERTSON was born in Crawford County, Ind., June 18, 1842, and is a son of George W. and Sarah (Kintner) Robertson, the former a native of Kentucky, and a son of Daniel Robertson, of Virginia, who came to Kentucky in 1799 and to Indiana in 1820; the latter a daughter of John Kintner and a native of Washington County, Pa., whose family came to Indiana at a very early day. George W. was raised on a farm, and educated in the common schools. At the age of 18 he enlisted in Co. E, Thirty-eighth Indiana Volunteer Infantry, in which he served for three years and seven months.

    At the end of three years he veteranized, and remained in the service until the close of the war, participating in all the battles in which his regiment engaged, the most important of which were Perryville, Stone River, Hoover's Gap, Chickamauga, Lookout Mountain (the battle above the clouds), siege of Atlanta, Jonesboro, and was with Sherman in his "march to the sea"; was present at the surrender of Gen. Joe Johnston. He saw the war in all its phases, was in many close places, but returned home without receiving the slightest wound.

    Mr. Robertson was married in 1865, November 7, to Miss Maria Martin, a daughter of Squire John Martin, who was born in Harrison County, his father being one of the earliest settlers of that county. Squire Martin was a justice of the peace for twenty-six years; was a consistent member of the Methodist Church, and a class-leader, and at the time of his death bad been an official in that church for forty-one years; his wife, whose maiden name was Cassie Yates, survived him nine years.

    Her father, Robert Yates, was an early settler in Crawford County, and a miller. Mr. and Mrs. Robertson have had three children, viz: Cora A., Emma and Jesse. Cora married Marcus Benham, and lives at Woodsdale, Kan.; Emma is at home, and Jesse died at the age of 11 months. Mr. Robertson is a member of the Presbyterian Church, and a prominent member of the G. A. R. He owns a comfortable competence in the little town of Grantsburg and at present is engaged in the hotel business.

    (SOURCE: BIOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL SOUVENIR FOR THE COUNTIES OF Clark, Crawford, Harrison, Floyd, Jefferson, Jennings, Scott and Washington, INDIANA; John M. Gresham Company, 1889.)

    In 1880 George & Mariah are listed and George is "keeping a hotel".

    George married Mariah Martin on 7 Nov 1865 in Crawford, Indiana. Mariah (daughter of John Martin and Cassa Yates) was born in 1842 in Crawford, Indiana; died in 1894 in Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Mariah Martin was born in 1842 in Crawford, Indiana (daughter of John Martin and Cassa Yates); died in 1894 in Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.

    Notes:

    NAME: Mariah Martin AGE: 8 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1842 BIRTHPLACE: Crawford Co HOME IN 1850: Union, Crawford, Indiana GENDER: Female FAMILY NUMBER: 30 HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE John Martin 36 Cassa Martin 29 Maryann Martin 12 Jane Martin 10 Mariah Martin 8 Emly Martin 6

    NAME: Maria Martin AGE IN 1860: 18 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1842 BIRTHPLACE: Indiana HOME IN 1860: Union, Crawford, Indiana GENDER: Female POST OFFICE: Grantsburg HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE John Martin 48 Cassa Martin 38 Maria Martin 18 Emily Martin 17 Alice Martin 11/12

    NAME: Mariah Martin SPOUSE NAME: George W. Roberson MARRIAGE DATE: 7 Nov 1865 MARRIAGE COUNTY: Crawford

    NAME: Mariah Roberson AGE: 38 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1842 BIRTHPLACE: Indiana HOME IN 1880: Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Female RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Wife MARITAL STATUS: Married SPOUSE'S NAME: George Roberson FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Indiana OCCUPATION: Keeping House HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE George Roberson 37 Mariah Roberson 38 Cora Roberson 11 Emma Roberson 9

    [Mr. Robertson was married in 1865, November 7, to Miss Maria Martin, a daughter of Squire John Martin, who was born in Harrison County, his father being one of the earliest settlers of that county. Squire Martin was a justice of the peace for twenty-six years; was a consistent member of the Methodist Church, and a class-leader, and at the time of his death bad been an official in that church for forty-one years; his wife, whose maiden name was Cassie Yates, survived him nine years.

    Her father, Robert Yates, was an early settler in Crawford County, and a miller. Mr. and Mrs. Robertson have had three children, viz: Cora A., Emma and Jesse. Cora married Marcus Benham, and lives at Woodsdale, Kan.; Emma is at home, and Jesse died at the age of 11 months.]

    Children:
    1. Jesse Roberson was born in 1866 in Crawford, Indiana; died in 1866 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    2. 5. Cora Ann Roberson was born on 5 Jun 1868 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 5 Oct 1967 in Vigo, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    3. Emma Roberson was born on 27 Oct 1870 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 7 Jul 1929 in Gibson, Indiana.