Posted By:Janice Jordan
Subject:Fred L. BENJAMIN, s/o Anson & Cynthia, m. ~1896 Mary M. of Galen, NY dau. Hazel
Post Date:March 05, 2008 at 12:45:14
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I've just started working on "Cousin" A. and my Anson L. BENJAMIN b. ca 1818 in New York line so my research below is a rough draft. Do you know the first names of Mr. LOCKWOOD and Mr. HAIGHT below? Additions and corrections are welcomed.
We appreciate your help,
Janice <>

1st generation
Ben BENJAMIN b. ca 1770 CT [Connecticut] m. Permelia or Pamelia b. ca 1778 in MA [Massachusetts], and she was a widow in 1860 living in Westmoreland, Oneida Co., NY, next door to Anson BENJAMIN and family.
2nd generation
Anson L. BENJAMIN b. ca 1818 in New York m. Cynthia Jane LEONARD b. 2 July 1827 possibly in Oswego Co., NY, and they had children:
~Amanda W. [Mandly] BENJAMIN, b. Sept. 3, 1849, d. Oct. 16, 1869,
~Merritt A. BENJAMIN, b. Sept. 19, 1851 Westmoreland, Oneida Co., NY,
~Maria J. or Antionette BENJAMIN, m. Clarence Clifton POTTER [1854-1940], d. Jan. 29, 1918 Spokane, Spokane Co., WA,
~Rosella U. BENJAMIN, b. Aug. 9, 1856 Westmoreland, Oneida Co., NY, m. Mr HAIGHT,
~Frederick L. BENJAMIN, b. May 13, 1858 Westmoreland, Oneida, NY [see below] m. Mary M.,
~Mary J. BENJAMIN, b. July 24, 1860, m. Mr. LOCKWOOD near Utica, Oneida Co., NY and
~William A. BENJAMIN, possibly b. Jan. 27, 1863, near Clyde, Wayne Co., NY.
~Burton ELMER b. ca 1870 was adopted.
1900: Clyde Village, Galen Town, Wayne, NY   (20 Jun 1900) Page 138B
BENJAMIN, Fred L "head" W/M May 1858 42 - M-4 NY-NY-NY Gardener
    Mary M wife W/F Oct 1865 34 M-4 l-l NY-NY-NY
    Hazel C daughter W/F Apr 1897 3 S NY-NY-NY