Posted By:Janice Jordan
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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 <jnrose@webtv.net>

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.
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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.
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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