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Descendants of Caleb Benson

 

Generation No. 1

1. CALEB4 BENSON (CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born November 22, 1755 in Middleboro. Ma.USA, and died April 23, 1826 in Grand Manan,N.B.. He married RUTH BRIGHAM November 24, 1774 in Plymp ton,Ma.USA. She was born December 11, 1758 in Plympton,Ma.USA, and died Abt. 1822 in Grand Manan,N.B..

Children of CALEB BENSON and RUTH BRIGHAM are:

2. i. DEBORAH5 BENSON, b. June 05, 1776, MIDDLEBORO MASS; d. Unknown.

ii. WILLIAM BENSON, b. February 24, 1781, Middleboro. Ma.USA; d. Unknown, Died at sea of smallpox.

3. iii. HANNAH BENSON, b. September 08, 1784, MIDDLEBORO MASS; d. Unknown.

4. iv. PRISCILLA BENSON, b. May 07, 1788, MIDDLEBORO MASS; d. Unknown.

5. v. CALEB BENSON, b. April 24, 1792, POLAND MAINE; d. February 18, 1878, GRAND MANAN N B.

vi. OLIVE BENSON, b. December 11, 1780, MIDDLEBORO MASS; d. Unknown, LIVED IN OHIO; m. GRIFFIN; d. Unknown.

6. vii. LUCY BENSON, b. July 10, 1789, MIDDLEBORO MASS; d. Unknown.

7. viii. HENRY BENSON, b. July 23, 1794, POLAND MAINE; d. March 06, 1857, GRAND MANAN N B.

8. ix. HARRIET BENSON, b. 1798; d. October 03, 1884, GRAND MANAN N B.

 

Generation No. 2

2. DEBORAH5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born June 05, 1776 in MIDDLEBORO MASS, and died Unknown. She married (1) WASHBURN. He died Unknown. She married (2) WASHBURN. He was born in MIDDLEBORO MASS, and died Unknown.

Child of DEBORAH BENSON and WASHBURN is:

i. ZEBAH6 WASHBURN, d. Unknown.

3. HANNAH5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born September 08, 1784 in MIDDLEBORO MASS, and died Unknown. She married STEPHEN FRYE. He was born 1783 in LITTLE MACHAIS ME, and died 1835 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of HANNAH BENSON and STEPHEN FRYE are:

i. RODERICK6 FRYE, b. 1803; d. Unknown.

ii. LOUISA FRYE, b. 1805; d. Unknown.

iii. STEPHEN FRYE, b. 1807; d. Unknown.

iv. DAVID FRYE, b. 1809; d. Unknown.

v. LOUINDA FRYE, b. 1811; d. Unknown.

vi. A SON, b. 1813; d. Unknown.

vii. WILLIAM FRYE, b. 1810; d. Unknown.

viii. OLIVE FRYE, b. 1821; d. Unknown.

ix. RUTH FRYE, b. 1823; d. Unknown.

x. LOUISE, d. Unknown.

4. PRISCILLA5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born May 07, 1788 in MIDDLEBORO MASS, and died Unknown. She married SAMUEL CATES. He was born in CUTLER MAINE, and died Unknown.

Children of PRISCILLA BENSON and SAMUEL CATES are:

i. ZEBAH6 CATES, d. Unknown.

ii. MCGUIRE CATES, d. Unknown.

iii. WILLARD CATES, d. Unknown.

iv. NATHANEL CATES, d. Unknown; m. NANCY MCCOY; d. Unknown.

5. CALEB5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born April 24, 1792 in POLAND MAINE, and died February 18, 1878 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married ALICE FRY. She was born 1796, and died May 15, 1838 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of CALEB BENSON and ALICE FRY are:

9. i. CYRUS6 BENSON, b. January 22, 1812, GRAND MANAN N B; d. May 24, 1880, GRAND MANAN N B B.

10. ii. CALEB BENSON, b. November 27, 1815, GRAND MANAN N B; d. February 15, 1889, GRAND MANAN N B.

iii. EUNICE BENSON, b. March 18, 1820; d. Unknown.

11. iv. PRISCILLA BENSON, b. December 22, 1822, GRAND MANAN N B; d. May 30, 1876, GRAND MANAN N B.

12. v. JAMES W BENSON, b. 1825, GRAND MANAN N B; d. February 20, 1892, GRAND MANAN N B.

13. vi. MARY JANE BENSON, b. 1827, GRAND MANAN N B; d. November 25, 1859, GRAND MANAN N B.

14. vii. WILLIAM BENSON, b. August 22, 1829, GRAND MANAN N B; d. September 06, 1905, GRAND MANAN N B.

viii. JUDITH ALICE BENSON, b. April 14, 1835; d. Unknown.

6. LUCY5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born July 10, 1789 in MIDDLEBORO MASS, and died Unknown. She married JOHN RANDALL November 06, 1838 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born in USA, and died Unknown.

Children of LUCY BENSON and JOHN RANDALL are:

i. BURNHAM6 RANDALL, d. Unknown.

ii. ISIREL RANDALL, d. Unknown.

iii. BENSON RANDALL, d. Unknown.

iv. WILLIAM RANDALL, d. Unknown.

v. WILLSON RANDALL, d. Unknown.

vi. MARY RANDALL, d. Unknown.

vii. MARIAH RANDALL, d. Unknown.

viii. JANE RANDALL, d. Unknown.

7. HENRY5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born July 23, 1794 in POLAND MAINE, and died March 06, 1857 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married MARIAH GUPTILL 1816 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born 1798 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 12, 1883 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of HENRY BENSON and MARIAH GUPTILL are:

15. i. WILLIAM HENRY6 BENSON, b. 1817, GRAND MANAN N B; d. January 15, 1847, GRAND MANAN N B.

ii. COLIN BENSON, b. April 1825, GRAND MANAN N B; d. September 10, 1865, MURDERED; m. MARGARET GATCOMB, January 05, 1854, GRAND MANAN N B; b. 1838, GRAND MANAN N B; d. December 30, 1901, GRAND MANAN N B.

More About COLIN BENSON:

Fact 1: September 10, 1865, COLIN BENSON was victim of a brutal murderr

16. iii. HANNAH BENSON, b. 1827, GRAND MANAN N B; d. October 05, 1912, GRAND MANAN N B.

17. iv. RUTH BENSON, b. August 23, 1829, GRAND MANAN N B; d. September 02, 1862, GRAND MANAN N B.

18. v. BUCKMAN BENSON, b. 1838, GRAND MANAN N B; d. December 19, 1899, GRAND MANAN N B.

vi. LAFAYETTE BENSON, b. 1840; d. Unknown.

19. vii. LEMUEL BENSON, b. 1835, GRAND MANAN N B; d. Unknown, GRAND MANAN N B.

8. HARRIET5 BENSON (CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1798, and died October 03, 1884 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married (1) DONALD MCCOY May 04, 1823. He was born 1782, and died 1828 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married (2) PATRICK MCDONALD November 11, 1828 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born February 11, 1803 in SCHUBENACADIE, NOVA SCOTIA, and died July 18, 1875 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of HARRIET BENSON and DONALD MCCOY are:

i. JULIA ANN6 MCCOY, b. Abt. 1824; d. Unknown.

ii. NANCY MCCOY, b. Abt. 1826; d. Unknown.

iii. RUTH MCCOY, b. April 07, 1828; d. Unknown.

Children of HARRIET BENSON and PATRICK MCDONALD are:

iv. LAVINIA6 MCDONALD, d. Unknown.

v. SARAH JANE MCDONALD, d. Unknown.

vi. HENRY MCDONALD, d. Unknown.

vii. GEORGE W MCDONALD, b. 1835; d. Unknown.

viii. HARRIET MCDONALD, b. 1838; d. Unknown.

ix. ABIGAIL MCDONALD, b. 1840; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 3

9. CYRUS6 BENSON (CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born January 22, 1812 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died May 24, 1880 in GRAND MANAN N B B. He married MARY ANN GILLEY January 17, 1838 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born December 11, 1816 in IRELAND, and died March 22, 1895 in GRAND MANAN N B1.

Notes for MARY ANN GILLEY:

Alternate death dates

1895 Grahams, 1894 CHP, 1884 North Head Cemetery

Children of CYRUS BENSON and MARY GILLEY are:

i. JANE7 BENSON, d. Unknown.

ii. ROLAND BENSON, d. Unknown.

iii. GEORGE BENSON, b. 1839; d. Unknown.

20. iv. CHARLES BENSON, b. 1841, GRAND MANAN N B; d. 1884, GRAND MANAN N B.

v. ANNA, b. 1842; d. Unknown.

vi. GEORGE W BENSON, b. September 18, 1844; d. Unknown.

vii. WALTER C BENSON, b. 1846; d. Unknown.

viii. DAVID F BENSON, b. February 1849; d. Unknown.

ix. MARY ELLEN BENSON, b. September 1851; d. Unknown.

x. ANNA BENSON I, b. 1852; d. Unknown.

xi. ALICE JANE BENSON, b. January 01, 1853; d. Unknown.

xii. HARRIET GRACE BENSON, b. 1856; d. Unknown.

xiii. JAMES ROLAND BENSON, b. 1858; d. Unknown.

10. CALEB6 BENSON (CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born November 27, 1815 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died February 15, 1889 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married LURANNA HENRY January 14, 1841 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born June 08, 1817 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died February 11, 1873 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of CALEB BENSON and LURANNA HENRY are:

i. LUCINDA7 BENSON, b. September 02, 1841; d. Unknown.

21. ii. DELANCY BENSON, b. May 02, 1843, GRAND MANAN N B; d. September 08, 1924, GRAND MANAN N B.

iii. CALEB BENSON, b. March 02, 1845; d. May 26, 1874, Grand Manan,N.B..

iv. NANCY CHENEY BENSON, b. 1849; d. Unknown.

v. ALLEN BENSON, b. April 06, 1847; d. Unknown.

vi. WILLIAM BENSON, b. June 30, 1851; d. Unknown.

vii. LEWIS BENSON, b. 1852; d. Unknown.

22. viii. LEMUEL CALEB BENSON, b. July 27, 1855, Grand Manan,N.B.; d. October 31, 1940, Grand Manan,N.B..

ix. EDWARD BENSON, b. 1857; d. Unknown.

x. SARAH LURANA BENSON, b. 1860; d. Unknown; m. WILLIAM FOSTER, November 15, 18882; b. Abt. 1853, Grand Manan,N.B.; d. Unknown.

11. PRISCILLA6 BENSON (CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born December 22, 1822 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died May 30, 1876 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married HUGHSTON SHEPHERD January 06, 1846 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born 1824 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died January 27, 1867 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of PRISCILLA BENSON and HUGHSTON SHEPHERD are:

i. WILLIAM7 SHEPHERD, b. May 16, 1846; d. Unknown.

ii. MARY ALICE SHEPHERD, b. July 11, 1648; d. Unknown.

iii. CALEB SHEPHERD, b. March 15, 1851; d. Unknown.

iv. MARGARET JANE SHEPHERD, b. August 18, 1853; d. Unknown.

v. EMELINE SHEPHERD, b. February 27, 1856; d. Unknown.

vi. SARAH SHEPHERD, b. July 03, 1858; d. Unknown.

vii. WILLIAM ALVIN SHEPHERD, b. May 01, 1861; d. Unknown.

viii. HELENA SHEPHERD, b. July 27, 1864; d. Unknown.

12. JAMES W6 BENSON (CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1825 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died February 20, 1892 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married (1) ELEANOR BROWN December 16, 1845 in GRAND MANAN N B, daughter of WILLIAM BROWN and ELIZABETH LITTLEJOHN. She was born 1826 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died November 14, 1862 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married (2) ABIGAIL GRIFFIN 1861. She was born 1832 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died June 04, 1899 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Notes for JAMES W BENSON:

In 1851 census James was married to Eleanor Brown and had the following children:

1)John Calvin 5

2)Mary E. 3

3)James R 1

4)Ward infant

In 1861 census James was married to Eleanor and had the following chilren

1)Calvin 15

2)Mary E 13

3)Reid James 12

4)Ward George 10

5)Albert 8

6)Wilmont 7

7)Irvin 3

8) Westley 2

In 1871 census Eleanor was dead and James was married to Abigail Griffin Deware.In this household were the following ch.

1) Calvin 24

2)Ward 29

3)Albert 18

4)Wilmont 16

5)Stephen 11 s/o Eleanor who died Nov 4 1862.This makes 9 ch by Eleanor.

Also included were Jane(Jenny) 7

Grace 5

Maud 3

Clara 1

This makes 4 ch by Abigail and James

Also included were three Dewares,namely

William 21

Sarah 18

Adelaide 13

Notes for ABIGAIL GRIFFIN:

In 1861 census there were three Deware persons living with Abagail and James Benson, namely;

DEWARE William age 21 b.USA, seaman

Sarah age 18 b.USA

Adelaide age 13 b.USA

Children of JAMES BENSON and ELEANOR BROWN are:

i. JOHN CALVIN7 BENSON, b. 1847; d. Unknown.

ii. MARY ELIZABETH BENSON, b. 1848; d. Unknown.

iii. JAMES REID BENSON, b. December 16, 1849; d. Unknown.

23. iv. GEORGE WARD BENSON, b. August 13, 1851, GRAND MANAN N B; d. 1900, GRAND MANAN N B.

v. ALBERT FRANCIS BENSON, b. May 18, 1853; d. Unknown.

24. vi. WILMOT BENSON, b. April 19, 1855, GRAND MANAN N B; d. August 28, 1934, GRAND MANAN N B.

vii. MARGARET BENSON, b. February 15, 1857; d. Unknown.

25. viii. IRVIN BENSON, b. March 15, 1858, GRAND MANAN N B; d. April 12, 1937, GRAND MANAN N B.

26. ix. STEPHEN E BENSON, b. February 25, 1860, GRAND MANAN N B; d. December 31, 1937.

Children of JAMES BENSON and ABIGAIL GRIFFIN are:

x. JANE7 ELEANOR, b. 1863; d. Unknown.

xi. GRACE E BENSON, b. October 05, 1865; d. Unknown.

xii. MAUDE BENSON, b. October 21, 1867; d. Unknown.

xiii. CLARA BENSON, b. February 04, 1869; d. Unknown.

xiv. EATHEL J BENSON, b. February 02, 1873; d. Unknown.

13. MARY JANE6 BENSON (CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1827 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died November 25, 1859 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married DAVID PREBBLE INGALLS November 23, 1845. He was born September 22, 1820 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died August 17, 1888 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of MARY BENSON and DAVID INGALLS are:

i. JAMES CURTIS7 INGALLS, b. 1846; d. Unknown.

ii. CORDELIA INGALLS, b. January 14, 1849; d. July 14, 1913.

iii. IRVIN INGALLS, b. October 23, 1851; d. February 12, 1934.

iv. HENRY BENSON, b. 1852; d. Unknown.

v. MARGARET JANE INGALLS, b. 1856; d. November 26, 1887; m. DAVID R. FRYE, September 16, 1875; d. Unknown.

14. WILLIAM6 BENSON (CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born August 22, 1829 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died September 06, 1905 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married REBECCA DAGGETT December 17, 1852 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born 1829 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died January 14, 1917 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of WILLIAM BENSON and REBECCA DAGGETT are:

i. LEONARD HUBBARD7 BENSON, b. October 19, 1852; d. Unknown.

ii. PENELOPE BENSON, b. November 28, 1854; d. Unknown.

iii. FRANK BENSON, b. June 08, 1860; d. Unknown.

iv. ALICE BERTHA BENSON, b. November 10, 1865; d. Unknown.

15. WILLIAM HENRY6 BENSON (HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1817 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died January 15, 1847 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married PAULINA GUPTILL. She was born July 1817 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died April 30, 1847 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Child of WILLIAM BENSON and PAULINA GUPTILL is:

i. FERDINAND7 BENSON, b. 1845; d. Unknown.

More About FERDINAND BENSON:

Fact 1: He lived with his grand parents HENRY and

Fact 2: MARIAH BENSON Went to California and

Fact 3: was never heard from again.

16. HANNAH6 BENSON (HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1827 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died October 05, 1912 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married WILLIAM HARVEY January 15, 1846 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born 1827 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of HANNAH BENSON and WILLIAM HARVEY are:

i. HENRIETTA7 HARVEY, b. 1850; d. Unknown.

ii. COLIN BENSON HARVEY, b. April 25, 1852; d. December 11, 1921, Grand Manan,N.B..

17. RUTH6 BENSON (HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born August 23, 1829 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died September 02, 1862 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married (1) TURNER WOOSTER. He was born October 08, 1819 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 28, 1902 in GRAND MANAN N B3. She married (2) THEODORE WINCHESTER November 18, 1849 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born in GRAND MANAN N B, and died March 25, 1853 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of RUTH BENSON and TURNER WOOSTER are:

i. ALBERT7 WOOSTER, b. 1857; d. Unknown.

ii. KATE WOOSTER, b. 1860; d. Unknown.

iii. IDA MARIA WOOSTER, b. April 05, 1862; d. Unknown.

Child of RUTH BENSON and THEODORE WINCHESTER is:

iv. ANNETTE7 WINCHESTER, b. February 03, 1852; d. Unknown.

18. BUCKMAN6 BENSON (HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1838 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 19, 1899 in GRAND MANAN N B4. He married HANNAH CHENEY June 04, 1865 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born October 25, 1845 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died October 11, 1935 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of BUCKMAN BENSON and HANNAH CHENEY are:

27. i. WEALTHY IRENE7 BENSON, b. January 25, 1866, GRAND MANAN N B; d. 1936, GRAND MANAN N B.

28. ii. WINNIFRED LEE BENSON, b. 1868, GRAND MANAN N B; d. October 19, 1959, GRAND MANAN N B.

iii. ALFRED BENSON, b. 1870; d. Unknown.

iv. WARREN CHENEY BENSON, b. April 14, 1873, GRAND MANAN N B; d. January 16, 1943, GRAND MANAN N B; m. NEVER MARRIED; d. Unknown.

29. v. MAXWELL MELLNOB BENSON, b. July 31, 1878, GRAND MANAN N B; d. December 15, 1953, GRAND MANAN N B.

30. vi. EVA CLAIRE BENSON, b. February 11, 1881, GRAND MANAN N B; d. Unknown, GRAND MANAN N B.

31. vii. ANITA GERTRUDE BENSON, b. April 01, 1888, GRAND MANAN N B; d. Unknown, GRAND MANAN N B.

19. LEMUEL6 BENSON (HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1835 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B. He married CYNTHIA DAGGETT March 17, 1864. She was born 1834 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of LEMUEL BENSON and CYNTHIA DAGGETT are:

i. CORA MAY7 BENSON, b. May 1866; d. Unknown.

ii. ARTHUR B BENSON, b. July 14, 1865; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 4

20. CHARLES7 BENSON (CYRUS6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1841 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died 1884 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married SARAH WOOSTER May 20, 1865 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born 1844 in GRAMD MANAN N B, and died Unknown.

Children of CHARLES BENSON and SARAH WOOSTER are:

i. EMERSON8 BENSON, b. 1845; d. Unknown.

ii. ALBERTINE BENSON, b. 1846; d. Unknown.

iii. JOSEPHINE BENSON, b. 1848; d. Unknown.

iv. JESSIE BENSON, b. 1851; d. Unknown.

v. PERLEY BENSON, b. 1853; d. Unknown.

21. DELANCY7 BENSON (CALEB6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born May 02, 1843 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died September 08, 1924 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married (1) LUCY EMMERLINE PLANT. She was born December 10, 1845 in Grand Manan,N.B., and died February 12, 1928 in Grand Manan,N.B.. He married (2) BARBARA MORSE July 18, 1869 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born May 29, 1847 in WHITE HEAD GRAND MANAN N B, and died January 03, 1893 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of DELANCY BENSON and BARBARA MORSE are:

i. JOHN8 BENSON, d. Unknown.

ii. NANCY BENSON, d. Unknown.

iii. CORILLA BENSON, d. Unknown.

iv. EMMERLINE, b. 1867; d. Unknown.

v. ANNIE ETTA BENSON, b. 1870; d. Unknown; m. WILLIAM YOUNG; b. March 20, 1853, Grand Manan,N.B.; d. Unknown.

vi. LORINIA BENSON, b. 1881; d. Unknown.

vii. MINNIE BENSON, b. 1886; d. Unknown.

viii. SUSAN A BENSON, b. 1889; d. Unknown.

22. LEMUEL CALEB7 BENSON (CALEB6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born July 27, 1855 in Grand Manan,N.B., and died October 31, 1940 in Grand Manan,N.B.. He married ADRAINNE OSBOURNE December 28, 1879. She was born January 13, 1861 in Grand Manan,N.B., and died October 03, 1938 in Grand Manan,N.B..

Children of LEMUEL BENSON and ADRAINNE OSBOURNE are:

32. i. LLOYD C8 BENSON, b. April 07, 1881, GRAND MANAN N B; d. December 27, 1960, GRAND MANAN N B.

ii. ALMA E BENSON, b. March 17, 1887; d. Unknown.

iii. ARCHER BENSON, b. 1890; d. Unknown.

iv. FLORENCE BENSON, b. April 12, 1897; d. Unknown.

v. RUBY BENSON, b. Private.

23. GEORGE WARD7 BENSON (JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born August 13, 1851 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died 1900 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married ALICE M CURRIER. She was born February 12, 1854 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died September 25, 1931 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of GEORGE BENSON and ALICE CURRIER are:

i. CARRIE8 BENSON, b. 1879; d. Unknown.

ii. NELLIE BENSON, b. 1880; d. Unknown.

iii. CALVIN BENSON, b. 1883; d. Unknown.

iv. INA M BENSON, b. 1887; d. Unknown.

v. EVA M BENSON, b. 1889; d. Unknown.

24. WILMOT7 BENSON (JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born April 19, 1855 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died August 28, 1934 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married HARRIET WHELCH October 07, 1877. She was born 1856 in NOVA SCOTIA, and died August 07, 1942 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of WILMOT BENSON and HARRIET WHELCH are:

33. i. GORDON8 BENSON, b. 1890, GRAND MANAN N B; d. June 03, 1974, GRAND MANAN N B.

34. ii. MINERVA BENSON, b. 1886, GRAND MANAN N B; d. December 11, 1970, GRAND MANAN N B.

35. iii. RIED BENSON, b. GRAND MANAN N B; d. March 31, 1968, GRAND MANAN N B.

25. IRVIN7 BENSON (JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born March 15, 1858 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died April 12, 1937 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married CHARLOTTE HOLLAND. She was born June 18, 1857 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died October 17, 1914 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of IRVIN BENSON and CHARLOTTE HOLLAND are:

i. CORA N8 BENSON, b. July 12, 1881; d. Unknown.

ii. KATE E BENSON, b. June 20, 1883; d. Unknown.

iii. STEWART BENSON, b. February 22, 1886, Grand Manan,N.B.; d. January 30, 1973, Grand Manan,N.B..

26. STEPHEN E7 BENSON (JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born February 25, 1860 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 31, 1937. He married EMMERLINE BROWN. She was born August 04, 1870 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died November 23, 1937.

Children of STEPHEN BENSON and EMMERLINE BROWN are:

i. EVERETT8 BENSON, d. Unknown.

ii. PEARL BENSON, b. Private.

iii. ONA BENSON, b. Private.

iv. ERNEST BENSON, d. Unknown.

v. VINTON BENSON, d. Unknown.

vi. EVA G BENSON, b. September 11, 1893; d. Unknown.

vii. MARY E BENSON, b. April 27, 1897; d. Unknown.

27. WEALTHY IRENE7 BENSON (BUCKMAN6, HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born January 25, 1866 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died 1936 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married LINCOLN HARVEY 1889 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born December 04, 1860 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died August 28, 1915 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of WEALTHY BENSON and LINCOLN HARVEY are:

i. ELIZA M8 HARVEY, b. October 31, 1892; d. Unknown.

ii. LOUISE H HARVEY, b. June 13, 1894; d. Unknown.

iii. SAMUEL B HARVEY, b. March 27, 1898; d. Unknown.

iv. LAURIE HARVEY, b. 1902; d. Unknown.

28. WINNIFRED LEE7 BENSON (BUCKMAN6, HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1868 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died October 19, 1959 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married BURTON COOK May 28, 1896 in GRAND MANAN N B. He was born 1871 in GRAND NANAN N B, and died April 23, 1917 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of WINNIFRED BENSON and BURTON COOK are:

i. CELIA8 COOK, b. Private.

ii. BELVA COOK, b. Private.

29. MAXWELL MELLNOB7 BENSON (BUCKMAN6, HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born July 31, 1878 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 15, 1953 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married MARTHA MCDOWELL December 14, 1905 in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born 1881 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died May 01, 1953 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of MAXWELL BENSON and MARTHA MCDOWELL are:

i. MERRILL8 BENSON, b. Private.

ii. FLORENCE BENSON, b. Private.

30. EVA CLAIRE7 BENSON (BUCKMAN6, HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born February 11, 1881 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B. She married CHARLES MORAN. He was born in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of EVA BENSON and CHARLES MORAN are:

i. GUSSIE8 BENSON, b. Private.

ii. EUNE BENSON, b. Private.

iii. JUNE BENSON, b. Private.

31. ANITA GERTRUDE7 BENSON (BUCKMAN6, HENRY5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born April 01, 1888 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B. She married MANUEL SMALL. He was born in GRAND MANAN N B, and died Unknown in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of ANITA BENSON and MANUEL SMALL are:

i. HAROLD8 SMALL, b. Private.

ii. CLAIRE SMALL, b. Private.

 

Generation No. 5

32. LLOYD C8 BENSON (LEMUEL CALEB7, CALEB6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born April 07, 1881 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 27, 1960 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married NANCY ANN FOSTER in GRAND MANAN N B. She was born December 27, 1880 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died October 10, 1950 in GRQAND MANAN N B.

Children of LLOYD BENSON and NANCY FOSTER are:

i. SHIRLEY9 BENSON, b. Private.

36. ii. GEORGE BENSON, b. January 30, 1904, GRAND MANAN N B; d. February 02, 1992, GRQND MANAN N B.

iii. HAZEL BENSON, b. Private.

iv. SARAH BENSON, b. Private.

33. GORDON8 BENSON (WILMOT7, JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1890 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died June 03, 1974 in GRAND MANAN N B. He married INA TATTON. She was born 1890 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 06, 1984 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Child of GORDON BENSON and INA TATTON is:

i. FRANCES9 BENSON, b. 1914, Grand Manan,N.B.; d. March 19, 1986; m. UNKNOWN LIBBY, Private; b. Private.

34. MINERVA8 BENSON (WILMOT7, JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1886 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died December 11, 1970 in GRAND MANAN N B. She married EUGENE INGERSOLL. He was born February 20, 1883 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died 1969 in GRAND MANAN N B.

Children of MINERVA BENSON and EUGENE INGERSOLL are:

i. LEONARD9 INGERSOLL, b. Private.

ii. ZELMA INGERSOLL, b. Private.

iii. LOUISE INGERSOLL, b. Private.

iv. MARIE INGERSOLL, b. Private.

v. NELSON INGERSOLL, b. Private.

35. RIED8 BENSON (WILMOT7, JAMES W6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born in GRAND MANAN N B, and died March 31, 1968 in GRAND MANAN N B. He met BELLE LAFFOLEY Private. She was born Private.

Children of RIED BENSON and BELLE LAFFOLEY are:

i. DAVID9 BENSON, b. Private.

ii. IRENE BENSON, b. Private.

iii. SYVILIA BENSON, b. Private.

 

Generation No. 6

36. GEORGE9 BENSON (LLOYD C8, LEMUEL CALEB7, CALEB6, CALEB5, CALEB4, CALEB3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born January 30, 1904 in GRAND MANAN N B, and died February 02, 1992 in GRQND MANAN N B. He met VIVIAN MAKER Private. She was born Private.

Children of GEORGE BENSON and VIVIAN MAKER are:

i. HELENA10 BENSON, b. Private.

ii. SHIRLEY BENSON, b. Private.

iii. RONALD BENSON, b. Private.

 

Endnotes

1. Graham Funeral records.

2. RS 141 Marriage Register film.

3. Wooster Gebealogy.

4. Graham Funeral records.

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