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John William Benson

Male 1824 - 1901  (76 years)


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  • Gender Male 
    Born 28 Oct 1824  Limehouse, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptised 22 Aug 1830  St Anne's, Limehouse, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptism Register John Benson
    Baptism Register John Benson
    Census 1841  Limehouse, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1851  Portsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1861  Portsea, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1871  Portsea Island, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Portsea Island, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1891  Portsea Island, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1901  Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1487  Jacquelines Tree
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2020 

    Father John Benson,   b. 4 Jan 1801, Limehouse, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Sep 1833, Limehouse, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Mother Susannah Stew,   b. 30 Mar 1787, St Mary Stratford Bow, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1844, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1822  St Dunstan and All Saints, Stepney, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary White 
    Married 5 Nov 1848  All Saints Church, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Emma Hopkins 
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Oct 1824 - Limehouse, Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptised - 22 Aug 1830 - St Anne's, Limehouse, Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1841 - Limehouse, Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1901 - Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Reference  Smith, Andrew Grahame. "John William Benson". Blighty to Baghdad. http://www.blightytobaghdad.com/familytree/getperson.php?personID=I1487&tree=tree1 (accessed January 26, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S96] Board of Guardian Records, 1834-1914 and Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1914. 86.

    2. [S86] England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007. 354.

    3. [S154] Marriage Register All Saints Landport. 81.


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