Wiley James Benson

Wiley James Benson[1]

Male 1829 - 1893

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  • Name  Wiley James Benson 
    Born  29 Dec 1829  , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  9 Mar 1893  Reagan, 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 
    Person ID  I17534  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  22 Aug 2008 

    Father  Elam Levin "Lum" Benson, Jr,   b. 1798, , Rowan, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  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 
    Family ID  F5477  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary Malissa Shepherd,   b. 1 Dec 1838, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1908, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Dec 1849  Lexington, Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John F. Benson,   b. 12 Feb 1852, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1931, Booneville, Prentiss, MS, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Jasper Benson,   b. 12 Apr 1851, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1896, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Nancy Jane Benson,   b. 1 Apr 1854, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Reason George Benson,   b. 1856, Jonesboro, Washington, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elnora Christchany Benson,   b. 12 Jan 1856, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sarah Frances Benson,   b. 22 Dec 1858, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Margaret A. Benson,   b. 10 Oct 1859, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Jacob Clarence Benson,   b. 9 Sep 1861, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Newton Benson,   b. 2 May 1863, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Wiley James Benson, Jr.,   b. 13 Mar 1865, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1887, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Mary Melissa Benson,   b. 21 Jan 1867, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Martha Benson,   b. 19 Oct 1868, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Tennessee Benson,   b. 27 Dec 1871, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Thomas J. Benson,   b. 9 Jul 1873, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     15. Edward B. Benson,   b. 9 Sep 1875, , Henderson, TN, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  16 Sep 2007 
    Family ID  F5491  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, Wiley
      d. Mar. 9, 1893
      "Aged 63 Ys, 2 Ms, and 10 Days"
      "Husband of Mary Benson"
      [broken, fallen]