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John M. Benham

John M. Benham

Male 1836 - 1912  (75 years)

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  • Name John M. Benham 
    Born 4 Dec 1836  Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Oct 1912  Madison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Maplewood Cemetery, Madison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4390  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2017 

    Father Marcus Benham,   b. 12 Sep 1812, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1880, Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Eliza Hughes,   b. 28 Nov 1814, Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1856, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1833  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F885  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Manerva Catherine Seaton,   b. 1844, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1893, Madison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1857 
    Children 
     1. George Washington Benham,   b. 7 Apr 1858, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1858, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Charles Lincoln Benham,   b. 10 Jun 1860, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1954, Tujunga, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     3. Louise Winifred Benham,   b. 10 Oct 1867, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1924, Madison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     4. Lorena W. Benham,   b. 10 Oct 1865, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1924, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     5. Ursula E. Benham,   b. 4 Nov 1869, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. James Marcus Benham,   b. 1 May 1871, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1938, Madison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     7. Anna Belle Benham,   b. 11 Apr 1873, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1901, Madison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     8. Minnie Maud Benham,   b. 4 Jul 1875, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1969, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     9. Lily Dale Benham,   b. 22 Dec 1877, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1960, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F2353  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • 1850 United States Federal Census Name: John M Benham Age: 14 Birth Year: abt 1836 Birthplace: Harrison Co Home in 1850: Union, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Family Number: 42 Marcus Benham 36 Eliza Benham 34 Rebecca Benham 17 John M Benham 14 Joseph Benham 11 David S Benham 9 Siras Benham 4 Hiram Benham 2

      Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 Name: Minerva C. Seaton Spouse Name: John M. Benham Marriage Date: 11 Jun 1857 Marriage county: Crawford Source Title 1: Crawford County Indiana Source Title 2: Marriages 1818 - 1880 Books A - D Source Title 3: Part I Grooms Part II Brides Compiled by Ruth M Sl Book: B OS Page: 301

      U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles Name: John M Benham Enlistment Date: 21 Nov 1861 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Indiana Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company A, Indiana 49th Infantry Regiment on 21 Nov 1861. Promoted to Full Sergeant. Mustered out on 29 Nov 1864. Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana

      1870 United States Federal Census Name: John M Benham Age in 1870: 33 Birth Year: abt 1837 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1870: Union, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Marengo John M Benham 33 Manervi Benham 27 Charles Benham 10 Laurena Benham 5 Arula Benham 3 James M Benham 3/12

      1880 United States Federal Census Name: John M. Benham Age: 43 Birth Year: abt 1837 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1880: Leavenworth, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Minerva C. Benham Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Occupation: Sheriff Of County John M. Benham 43 Minerva C. Benham 35 Chales L. Benham 19 Lorena W. Benham 14 Sulie E. Benham 12 James M. Benham 10 Anna B. Benham 8 Minne M. Benham 5 Lillie D. Benham 3 James C. Goff 52 James Linthon 54

      1900 United States Federal Census Name: John M Bucham[John M Benham] Age: 63 Birth Date: Dec 1836 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1900: Anderson, Madison, Indiana [Madison] Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Married Marriage Year: 1858 Years Married: 42 Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Indiana John M Bucham 63 Minnie Bucham 24 Louise Wade 34 James Bucham 29 Chas E Wade 12

      1910 United States Federal Census Name: John M Benham Age in 1910: 73[79] Birth Year: abt 1831[1837] Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1910: Anderson Ward 2, Madison, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Single Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Indiana John M Benham 73[79] Lillion D Masters 32 Louisa Made 42 Charles E Wade 22 Benham Walters 6

      Indiana Deaths, 1882-1920 Name: Jno M. Benham Date: 24 Oct 1912 Location: Anderson Age: 75 Yr Gender: Male Race: White Source Location: City Health Office, Anderson Source notes: The source of this record is the book CH-9 on page 1 within the series produced by the Indiana Works Progress Administration.