Elam Levin "Lum" Benson, Jr

Elam Levin "Lum" Benson, Jr

Male 1798 - 1875

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  • Name  Elam Levin "Lum" Benson, Jr 
    Suffix  Jr 
    Nickname  Lum 
    Born  1798  , Rowan, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1875  , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Barren Springs Cemetery-Reagan, Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I17489  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  20 May 2013 

    Father  Elam Levin Benson, Sr,   b. 1752, , Kent, DE, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1836, , Lincoln, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Rebecca Brummell,   b. 1765, , , NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1850, , , TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1785  , Rowan, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F673  Group Sheet

    Family  Christiana Ellen White,   b. Abt 1798, , , TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1873, Reagan, Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1816 
    Children 
     1. Eliza Benson,   b. 26 Jan 1818, , , TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1907, Barren Springs, Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elmyra Jane Benson,   b. Abt 1823,   d. Bef 1850, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mahala Benson,   b. Abt 1826, , , TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1860, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John W. Benson,   b. 1827, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Wiley James Benson,   b. 29 Dec 1829, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1893, Reagan, Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Jasper J. Benson,   b. 1834, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Elvira Margaret Benson,   b. 9 Aug 1836, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1916, , , TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Newton C. Benson,   b. 1839, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  12 Sep 2007 
    Family ID  F5477  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S311] Barren Springs Cemetery, David Donahue, recorder, (David Donahue recorded Barren Springs Cemetery November 28, 1992; updated it November 27, 1998; and checked and updated it March 14, 2004. Mrs. Jake Smith recorded Barren Springs Cemetery circa 1974. Her record appears in Henderson County, Tennessee Cemetery Inscriptions (R, H. Smith, Memphis, 1976), Vol. II, pp. 295-302.) (Reliability: 3).

      Benson, Levin
      about 1798-1875
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      Photo of headstone posted on ancestry.com 2 April 2008
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/ViewPhoto.aspx?tid=1429118&pid=-1357549229&iid=570f3e77-f18b-44df-a9d9-6a1cc41a37ca&src=search