Abbie Ellen Benson

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Personal and Family Information

Abbie was born on 26 AUG 1847 in Pennsylvania, U.S.A, the daughter of unknown parents.[Note 2]

She died after MAR 1918. The place is not known.[Note 3]

She had two marriages/partners. Her first husband was Husband of Abbie Ellen Benson. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was Carrie C (1867-1926).

Her second husband was James Holton, whom she married on 29 DEC 1878. The place has not been found. They had no known children.

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth26 AUG 1847
Place: Pennsylvania, U.S.A
History of James Holton (1917)
Source: History of James Holton (1917)
Authors: Joseph T. Holton, copy tr. by ???
Publisher: emailed from Mary [Holton] Robare - email to Jan Anderson / SKF March 04

See Note 2
DeathAFT MAR 1918
Tri-Counties clippings
Source: Tri-Counties clippings
Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/~patioga/newspapr/tcobt163.htm

Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
Authors: Joyce M. Tice
Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm
Page: Watson Cemetery Burial Records:~~http://www.rootsweb.com/~patioga/cemetery/watson04.htm

See Note 3
Census1880
Place: Rutland Township, Tioga County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A
Type: Census
Holton references from Internet search
Source: Holton references from Internet search

See Note 4
Burial1918
Place: Watson Cemetery, Roseville, Rutland Township, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Type: Burial
Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
Authors: Joyce M. Tice
Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm

Holton references from Internet search
Source: Holton references from Internet search

See Note 5
Residence1917
Place: Pa
Type: Residence

Notes

Note 1

1 NAME /Holton/

2 SOUR S52

3 PAGE 1880 Rutland Township Census, Tioga Co. PA

Born in PA per 1880 census. Gravestone = 1843; per 1880 census age is 36

[1844]; obituary of 1918 says age is 73; therefore calc DOB is 1844.

per headstone (supported by obituary).

Mrs. Abbie Ellen Holton, 73 years old, was buried from the Roseville M.

E. Church on last Sunday, the Rev. Seymour Barrett officiating. Mrs.

Holton resided on Bailey Creek. She leaves one daughter, Mrs. Emerson

Holton. Interment was in the Watson cemetery.

grave No. S7 L3 G7 Headstone: "HOLTON Abbie E. Benson 1843 1918"

per obit.

Note 2

The above said Abby Ellen Benson was born Aug. 26, 1847.

Note 3

HOLTON, JAMES

James hOLton, Sr., died March 18, at the family home in Jobs Corners, after a long illness, aged 86 years and 9 months. He was the son of James Holton and Maria Bales Holton, of Tingewick, England, now deceased. He came to this country at the age of twenty years and settled near Jobs Corners, where he spent practically all his life. In 1856 he married Mary Ann Croomb and to them were born nine children, all of whom survive–Joseph, of Jobs Corners; Willard, of North Spencer NY.; Eugene, of Jackson Summitt; Alfred, of Millerton; Emerson of Rutland; Newman, of Jobs Corners; Mrs. Emma Wright and Benjamin, both of Rutland, and Mrs. Cora Corey of Jobs Corners. After May Ann�s death he married Abbie E. Benson, who survives, also one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Linford, of Tingewick, England. The funeral was held at Jobs Corners Wednesday, Rev. Seymour Barret, of Tioga, officiating; burial in the Jobs Corners cemetery.

Note 4

1880 Rutland Township Census, Tioga County, Pennsylvania

Holton James 49 M hus farmer Eng Eng Eng

Abbie 36 F wife housekeeper PA VT VT

Joseph 23 M son wks. on farm PA

Willard 22 M son wks. on farm PA

Eugene J. 19 M son wks. on farm PA

Alford 17 M son wks. on farm PA

Emerson 15 M son wks. on farm PA

Newman 13 M son PA

Emma 10 F dau PA

Benjamin 9 M son PA

Cora 6 F dau PA

http://www.rootsweb.com/~patioga/census/1880ru12.htm

Note 5

HOLTON Abbie E. Benson 1843 1918 S7 L3 G7

Sources

  1. History of James Holton (1917)
    Source: History of James Holton (1917)
    Authors: Joseph T. Holton, copy tr. by ???
    Publisher: emailed from Mary [Holton] Robare - email to Jan Anderson / SKF March 04
  2. Tri-Counties clippings
    Source: Tri-Counties clippings
    Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/~patioga/newspapr/tcobt163.htm
  3. Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Authors: Joyce M. Tice
    Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm
    Page: Watson Cemetery Burial Records:~~http://www.rootsweb.com/~patioga/cemetery/watson04.htm
  4. Holton references from Internet search
    Source: Holton references from Internet search
  5. Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Authors: Joyce M. Tice
    Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm
  6. Holton references from Internet search
    Source: Holton references from Internet search
  7. Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Authors: Joyce M. Tice
    Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm
    Page: Obituaries Troy Gazette - Register Troy, Bradford County, PA Volume LV,~~#1. http://www.r
  8. Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Authors: Joyce M. Tice
    Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm
    Page: 1880 Rutland Township Census, Tioga Co. PA
  9. Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Source: Tri-Counties Genealogy & History (Tioga and Bradford Counties, PA; Chemung County NY), Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/%
    Authors: Joyce M. Tice
    Publisher: http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Esrgp/jmtindex.htm
    Page: Middle name identified in obituary: Obituaries Troy Gazette - Register~~Troy, Bradford Coun