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Re: bob benford and family
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: August 19, 2009 at 16:41:05
In Reply to: bob benford and family by lorenzo kibler of 142

Hello Lorenzo,

I am NOT a relative. Saw your query and this is what I have found:

1870 United States Federal Census
about Robert Benford
Name: Robert Benford
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1859
Age in 1870: 11
Birthplace: Virginia
Home in 1870: Ward 2, Union, Louisiana
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male
Post Office: Marion

Household Members: Name Age
Thos L H MacLin 50, head
Mary A MacLin 34
Elizabeth R MacLin 13
Benjamin MacLin 12
Adison MacLin 8
Mary L MacLin 3
Thomas White 24
Nancy Benford 60, servant, b. VA?
Robert Benford 11, farm labor, b. VA?
Betsey Harper 61, farm labor, b. LA

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Ward 2, Union, Louisiana; Roll M593_534; Page: 44; Image: 88
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1880 United States Federal Census
about Robert Binford <BENFORD>
Name: Robert Binford
Home in 1880: Union, Louisiana
Age: 21
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1859
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Laura
Mother's birthplace: Alabama
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Farming
Marital Status: Married
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Robert Binford 21, head, farming, b. Ala.
Laura Binford 21, wife, b. Louisiana
Robert Gibson 10, boarder

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: , Union, Louisiana; Roll T9_473; Family History Film: 1254473; Page: 436.1000; Enumeration District: 85; .

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1900 United States Federal Census
about Bob Benford
Name: Bob Benford
Home in 1900: Police Jury Ward 2, Union, Louisiana
Age: 42
Birth Date: Oct 1857
Birthplace: Alabama
Race: Black
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Un
Mother's Birthplace: Un
Spouse's Name: Laura
Marriage year: 1880
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 20
Residence : Ward 2 (West Part), Union, Louisiana

Household Members: Name Age
Bob Benford 42, head, b. Oct. 1857, married 20 yrs., b. Alabama, farmer
Laura Benford 44, wife, b. Sept. 1855, married 20 yrs, 13 children, 12 living 1900, b. Louisiana, parents b. Alabama
Arthur Benford 19, son, b. Nov. 1880, Louisiana, farm labor
Maria Benford 16, daughter, b. Nov. 1883, Louisiana
Lula Benford 14, daughter, b. Aug. 1885, Louisiana
Golda Benford 12, daughter, b. June 1887, Louisiana
Otlu Benford 10, daughter, b. June 1889, Louisiana
Minnie Benford 9, daughter, b. May 1891, Louisiana
Bessie Benford 7, daughter, b. Sept. 1892, Louisiana
Bob Benford 5, son, b. May 1895, Louisiana
Oliver Benford 2, son, b. June 1897, Louisiana
Willie Benford 2/12, son, b. March 1900, Louisiana
Monroe White 19, cousin, b. June 1880, Louisiana, father b. Alabama, mother b. Louisiana

Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 2, Union, Louisiana; Roll T623_585 Page: 22A; Enumeration District: 118
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1910 United States Federal Census
about Robert Binford
Name: Robert Binford
Age in 1910: 52
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1858
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Alabama
Mother's Birth Place: Alabama
Spouse's Name: Loura
Home in 1910: Police Ward 2, Union, Louisiana
Marital Status: Married
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Robert Binford 52, head, marriage 1, married 32 yrs, b. Alabama, parents b. Alabama, farm operator, general farm
Loura Binford 52, wife, marriage 1, married 32 yrs, 12 children, 9 living 1910, b. Louisiana, parents b. Alabama
Minnie Binford 19, daughter, 1 child, 0 living 1910, b. Louisiana
Bessie Binford 17, daughter
Robert Binford Jr. 16, son
Oliver Binford 12, son
Willie Binford 10, son

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Police Ward 2, Union, Louisiana; Roll T624_533; Page: 28B; Enumeration District: 132; Image: 102
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World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Willie Benford
Name: Willie Benford
Residence: RFD #3, Marion
County: Union
State: Louisiana
Birth Date: 1900
Race: Black
FHL Roll Number: 1685024
Farming, Robert Benford, Marion, La.
Father: Robert Benford, same address
medium tall, medium build, black eyes, black hair
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1920 United States Federal Census
about Bob Benford
Name: Bob Benford
Home in 1920: Villemont, Jefferson, Arkansas
Age: 61 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1859
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Laura
Father's Birth Place: United States of America
Mother's Birth Place: Alabama
Marital Status: Married
Race: Mulatto
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: No
Able to Write: No

Household Members: Name Age
Bob Benford 61, head, b. Alabama, father b. USA, mother b. Alabama, farmer
Laura Benford 60, wife, b. Louisiana, parents b. Alabama
Minnie Benford 28, daughter, b. Louisiana
Oliver Benford 22, son, b. Louisiana, laborer, saw mill
Eula Benford 13, daughter, b. Louisiana
Holda <Golda> Benford 11, daughter, b. Louisiana
Rosco Mitchel 9, grandson, b. LA, parents b. LA
Wilba <Wilbur> Langford 2, grandson, b. LA, parents b. LA

Living on next farm:

Duke Lowe 34, head, b. Louisiana, father b. Alabama, mother b. Tennessee, farmer
Alice Lowe 30, wife, b. Louisiana, father b. Alabama, mother b. Louisiana
Resa Lowe 13, daughter, b. Louisiana
Dorsey Lowe 11, son
Lumirla Lowe 9, daughter
Ella Lowe 7, daughter
Willie Benford 19, brother in law, married, b. LA
Pearl Benford 17, sister in law/wife, married, b. LA

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Villemont, Jefferson, Arkansas; Roll T625_68; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 145; Image: 119
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1930 United States Federal Census
about Robt Benford
Name: Robt Benford
Home in 1930: Washington, Jefferson, Arkansas
View Map
Age: 70
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1860
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of House: Head
Race: Negro (Black)

Household Members: Name Age
Robt Benford 70, head, widower, b. Ala, parents b. Ala., farmer, general farm

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Washington, Jefferson, Arkansas; Roll 79; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 63; Image: 778.0.

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1930 United States Federal Census
about Willie Benford
Name: Willie Benford
Home in 1930: Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas
View Map
Age: 30
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1900
Birthplace: Louisiana
Relation to Head of House: Prisoner
Race: Negro (Black

County Jail and Calaboose

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas; Roll 79; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 33; Image: 10.0.
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From www.familysearch.org

Robert Benford Jr.
Sex: M

Event(s)
Birth: May 1895 Lousiana

Parents
Father: Robert Benford
Mother: Laura Wills

Robert Renford B: Oct 1857 Union county Alabama
D: 26 Dec 1955 Pine Bluff AR

submitted information
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1870 United States Federal Census
about Nelson Binford
Name: Nelson Binford
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Age in 1870: 38
Birthplace: Alabama
Home in 1870: Township 4 Range 5, Limestone, Alabama
Race: Black
Gender: Male
Post Office: Athens

Household Members: Name Age
Nelson Binford 38, head, farmer, b. Ala.
Louisa Binford 38, wife, b. Ala.
Malinda Binford 25, daughter. b. Ala.
Bettie Binford 15, daughter, b. Ala <+++++++++++++

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 4 Range 5, Limestone, Alabama; Roll M593_24; Page: 141; Image: 285.

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1880 United States Federal Census
about Betty Benford
Name: Betty Benford
Home in 1880: Limestone, Alabama
Age: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1855
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Father's birthplace: Alabama
Mother's birthplace: Alabama
Occupation: Laborer
Marital Status: Divorced
Race: Mulatto
Gender: Female

Household Members: Name Age
Betty Benford 25, head, divorced, b. Ala, parents b. Ala.
Ferdy Benford 4, son
David Benford 2, son

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: , Limestone, Alabama; Roll T9_20; Family History Film: 1254020; Page: 495.3000; Enumeration District: 192; .

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This is all I could find.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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