Frank Heckathorn1

b. 8 April 1867, d. 14 December 1891
FatherJohn K. Heckathorn1 b. 1826, d. 1903
MotherElizabeth Reese1 b. 1834, d. 1913
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff
Descendants of Jacob Reese
Descendants of Jacob Tarr
     Frank Heckathorn was born on 8 April 1867 in Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of John K. Heckathorn and Elizabeth Reese.1 He married Ida Green, daughter of Hermon J. Green and Eliza Jane Baney, on 17 June 1887 in Kane, Cornplanter Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.2 He died on 14 December 1891 at age 24.1 He was buried in Heckathorn Cemetery, Cranberry Township, Venango County.1

Family

Ida Green b. c 1867
Child

Citations

  1. [S156] Willard Heckathorn, compiler, The Heckathorn Family (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as The Heckathorn Family.
  2. [S10] Venango County (PA) Marriage License, Frank Heckathorn and Ida Green, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S433] 1920 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Erie Co., North East, Ida Heckathorn household, National Archives.

John K. Heckathorn1

b. 1826, d. 1903
ChartsDescendants of Jacob Reese
     John K. Heckathorn was born in 1826.2 He married Elizabeth Reese, daughter of Daniel Reese and Catherine Shaffer.1 He died in 1903.2 He was buried in Heckathorn Cemetery, Cranberry Township.2
     John K. Heckathorn was a blacksmith in Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1880.3

Family

Elizabeth Reese b. 1834, d. 1913
Children

Citations

  1. [S156] Willard Heckathorn, compiler, The Heckathorn Family (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as The Heckathorn Family.
  2. [S292] Gravestone, John K. Heckathorn, Heckathorn Cemetery, Cranberry Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  3. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cranberry Tp., John Heckathorn household, National Archives, (John Heckathorn, 54, blacksmith; Elizabeth, 44; Sarah, 24; Charles, 22; Louise, 19; Alfred, 15; Frank, 13; Lottie, 10; Harry, 8; Joseph 5; Catherine Reese, 74, married).

Elizabeth Reese1

b. 1834, d. 1913
FatherDaniel Reese b. 6 Nov 1804, d. 22 Jun 1881
MotherCatherine Shaffer b. c 25 Feb 1806, d. 10 Feb 1881
ChartsDescendants of Jacob Reese
     Elizabeth Reese was born in 1834.2 She was the daughter of Daniel Reese and Catherine Shaffer. She married John K. Heckathorn.1 She died in 1913.2 She was buried in Heckathorn Cemetery, Cranberry Township.2

Family

John K. Heckathorn b. 1826, d. 1903
Children

Citations

  1. [S156] Willard Heckathorn, compiler, The Heckathorn Family (n.p.: n.pub.). Hereinafter cited as The Heckathorn Family.
  2. [S292] Gravestone, Elizabeth Heckathorn, Heckathorn Cemetery, Cranberry Tp., Venango Co., PA; read by Kipp Melat.
  3. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cranberry Tp., John Heckathorn household, National Archives, (John Heckathorn, 54, blacksmith; Elizabeth, 44; Sarah, 24; Charles, 22; Louise, 19; Alfred, 15; Frank, 13; Lottie, 10; Harry, 8; Joseph 5; Catherine Reese, 74, married).

1910 Census (?) PA

     1910 Census (?) PA is head of household in the George M. W. of Oil City, Venango County. The household consisted of George W. Phillips, age 57; his wife Nancy, age 52; daughter Ida Koechart, age 26; and daughter Bertha Dunmire, age 30.1

Citations

  1. [S207] 1910 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Oil City, 8th Ward, Clarion St., George W. Phillips household, National Archives, (George W. Phillips, 57, PA/PA/Eng, md32y, laborer, machine shop; Nancy, 52, PA/Eng/PA; Ida Koechart, 26, md9y, 2child/2lvg, PA/PA/PA; Bertha Dunmire, 30, md10y, 1child/1lvg, PA/PA/PA).

1920 Census (?) PA

Molly Magdalena (?)1

b. 25 December 1784, d. 19 July 1862
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Molly Magdalena (?) was born on 25 December 1784.1 She married George Benninghoff, son of Frederick Benninghoff and Maria Elizabeth Wert.2 She died on 19 July 1862 in Snyder County, Pennsylvania, at age 77.1 She and George Benninghoff were buried in Erdley Church Cemetery, Middlecreek Township, Snyder County.3

Family

George Benninghoff b. 15 Apr 1795, d. 26 Jan 1883
Child

Citations

  1. [S132] George Wagenseller, compiler, Tombstone Inscriptions of Snyder County, Pennsylvania (n.p.: n.pub., 1904), [age 77y, 6m, 24d]. Hereinafter cited as Snyder Co. Tombstones.
  2. [S132] George Wagenseller, compiler, Tombstone Inscriptions of Snyder County, Pennsylvania (n.p.: n.pub., 1904), Erdley's Church cemetery, Middlecreek Tp.. Hereinafter cited as Snyder Co. Tombstones.
  3. [S132] George Wagenseller, compiler, Tombstone Inscriptions of Snyder County, Pennsylvania (n.p.: n.pub., 1904). Hereinafter cited as Snyder Co. Tombstones.
  4. [S136] Letter from Joseph Benninghoff (Greenville, PA) to James B. Benninghoff, 7 Dec 1916; Copy in Personal Files (Fairfax, Virginia). Original document in the possession of Paul Dentler, Hinsdale, NY (1998), [says his Uncle George had only one daughter named Amelia who married a Bigler].

Amelia Benninghoff1

FatherGeorge Benninghoff2 b. 15 Apr 1795, d. 26 Jan 1883
MotherMolly Magdalena (?)2 b. 25 Dec 1784, d. 19 Jul 1862
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Amelia Benninghoff was the daughter of George Benninghoff and Molly Magdalena (?)2 She married Frederick Bigler on 16 February 1840 in Friends Church, Albany Township, Snyder County.3

Family

Frederick Bigler
Children

Citations

  1. [S136] Letter from Joseph Benninghoff (Greenville, PA) to James B. Benninghoff, 7 Dec 1916; Copy in Personal Files (Fairfax, Virginia). Original document in the possession of Paul Dentler, Hinsdale, NY (1998), (says his Uncle George had only one daughter named Amelia who married a Bigler).
  2. [S136] Letter from Joseph Benninghoff (Greenville, PA) to James B. Benninghoff, 7 Dec 1916; Copy in Personal Files (Fairfax, Virginia). Original document in the possession of Paul Dentler, Hinsdale, NY (1998), [says his Uncle George had only one daughter named Amelia who married a Bigler].
  3. [S185] Frederick Bigler and Amelia Bennighoff marriage, in Friends Church, Albany Tp., Snyder Co., PA: unknown manuscript info, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Friends Church, Snyder Co.
  4. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Union Co., Union Tp., George Benicofe household, National Archives.

Frederick Bigler1

ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Frederick Bigler married Amelia Benninghoff, daughter of George Benninghoff and Molly Magdalena (?), on 16 February 1840 in Friends Church, Albany Township, Snyder County.1

Family

Amelia Benninghoff
Children

Citations

  1. [S185] Frederick Bigler and Amelia Bennighoff marriage, in Friends Church, Albany Tp., Snyder Co., PA: unknown manuscript info, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Friends Church, Snyder Co.
  2. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Union Co., Union Tp., George Benicofe household, National Archives.

Sarah Bigler1

b. circa 1843
FatherFrederick Bigler1
MotherAmelia Benninghoff1
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Sarah Bigler was born circa 1843 in Union Township, Snyder County.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Bigler and Amelia Benninghoff.1
     The 1850 Census listed Sarah Bigler in addition to Barbara Bigler in the household of George Benninghoff, in Union Township, Union County.1

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Union Co., Union Tp., George Benicofe household, National Archives.

Barbara Bigler1

b. circa 1845
FatherFrederick Bigler1
MotherAmelia Benninghoff1
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Barbara Bigler was born circa 1845 in Union Township, Snyder County.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Bigler and Amelia Benninghoff.1
     The 1850 Census listed Barbara Bigler in addition to Sarah Bigler in the household of George Benninghoff, in Union Township, Union County.1

Citations

  1. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Union Co., Union Tp., George Benicofe household, National Archives.

Elizabeth Dauberman1

b. 8 June 1790, d. 28 October 1854
FatherPeter Dauberman1 b. 1 Dec 1765
MotherElizabeth Bartges1 b. 25 Sep 1763
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Elizabeth Dauberman was born on 8 June 1790.1,2 She was the daughter of Peter Dauberman and Elizabeth Bartges.1 She married Daniel Benninghoff, son of Frederick Benninghoff and Maria Elizabeth Wert.1 She died on 28 October 1854 at age 64.1,2 She and Daniel Benninghoff were buried in Rock Grove Cemetery, Rock Grove, Illinois.2

Family

Daniel Benninghoff b. 26 May 1798, d. 11 Aug 1869
Children

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.
  2. [S203] Stephenson County Genealogical Society Cemetery Inscriptions, Stephenson County, Illinois, 4 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 265. Hereinafter cited as Stephenson Co., IL. Cemetery Inscriptions.

Peter Dauberman1

b. 1 December 1765
     Peter Dauberman was born on 1 December 1765.1 He married Elizabeth Bartges.1

Family

Elizabeth Bartges b. 25 Sep 1763
Child

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

Elizabeth Bartges1

b. 25 September 1763
     Elizabeth Bartges was born on 25 September 1763.1 She married Peter Dauberman.1

Family

Peter Dauberman b. 1 Dec 1765
Child

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

Daniel J. Bennehoff1,2

b. 24 July 1821, d. 16 April 1905
FatherDaniel Benninghoff1 b. 26 May 1798, d. 11 Aug 1869
MotherElizabeth Dauberman1 b. 8 Jun 1790, d. 28 Oct 1854
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Daniel J. Bennehoff was born on 24 July 1821 in Center Township, Union County.3,2 He was the son of Daniel Benninghoff and Elizabeth Dauberman.1 He married Sarah Jane (?)4 He died on 16 April 1905 in Dakota, Stephenson County, Illinois, at age 83.1,2

Family

Sarah Jane (?) b. c 19 Jan 1835, d. 3 Feb 1853

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.
  2. [S203] Stephenson County Genealogical Society Cemetery Inscriptions, Stephenson County, Illinois, 4 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 13. Hereinafter cited as Stephenson Co., IL. Cemetery Inscriptions.
  3. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27 (Daniel's birthdate is recorded as 9 Jul 1821). Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.
  4. [S203] Stephenson County Genealogical Society Cemetery Inscriptions, Stephenson County, Illinois, 4 (n.p.: n.pub.), p. 264. Hereinafter cited as Stephenson Co., IL. Cemetery Inscriptions.

Rachel Benninghoff1

b. 30 July 1822, d. 13 December 1901
FatherDaniel Benninghoff1 b. 26 May 1798, d. 11 Aug 1869
MotherElizabeth Dauberman1 b. 8 Jun 1790, d. 28 Oct 1854
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Rachel Benninghoff was born on 30 July 1822.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Benninghoff and Elizabeth Dauberman.1 She married Daniel Kunz.1 She died on 13 December 1901 in Los Angeles, California, at age 79.1

Family

Daniel Kunz

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

Daniel Kunz1

ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Daniel Kunz married Rachel Benninghoff, daughter of Daniel Benninghoff and Elizabeth Dauberman.1

Family

Rachel Benninghoff b. 30 Jul 1822, d. 13 Dec 1901

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

Margaret Benninghoff1

b. 8 December 1824, d. 21 November 1912
FatherDaniel Benninghoff1 b. 26 May 1798, d. 11 Aug 1869
MotherElizabeth Dauberman1 b. 8 Jun 1790, d. 28 Oct 1854
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Margaret Benninghoff was born on 8 December 1824.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Benninghoff and Elizabeth Dauberman.1 She died on 21 November 1912 at age 87.1

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

William Benninghoff1

b. 25 December 1826, d. 10 November 1894
FatherDaniel Benninghoff1 b. 26 May 1798, d. 11 Aug 1869
MotherElizabeth Dauberman1 b. 8 Jun 1790, d. 28 Oct 1854
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     William Benninghoff was born on 25 December 1826.1 He was the son of Daniel Benninghoff and Elizabeth Dauberman.1 He died on 10 November 1894 in Rock Grove, Illinois, at age 67.1

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

Hugh Benninghoff1

b. 5 February 1831, d. 9 May 1911
FatherDaniel Benninghoff1 b. 26 May 1798, d. 11 Aug 1869
MotherElizabeth Dauberman1 b. 8 Jun 1790, d. 28 Oct 1854
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Hugh Benninghoff was born on 5 February 1831.1 He was the son of Daniel Benninghoff and Elizabeth Dauberman.1 He died on 9 May 1911 at age 80.1

Citations

  1. [S131] Mary Joyce Penticoff and Randolph Ray, Descendants of Albert Benighoff (Rockton, IL: M.J. Penticoff, 1995), p. 27. Hereinafter cited as Benighoff Genealogy.

Elizabeth Heise1

b. 5 November 1804, d. 26 July 1872
FatherMartin Heise2
MotherNancy Wagner2
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Elizabeth Heise was born on 5 November 1804 in Harleton, Union County.1 She was the daughter of Martin Heise and Nancy Wagner.2 She married John Benninghoff, son of Frederick Benninghoff and Maria Elizabeth Wert, in 1824 in Union County.3 She died on 26 July 1872 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, at age 67.1 She and John Benninghoff were buried in Shenango Valley Cemetery, Greenville, Mercer County.4

Family

John Benninghoff b. 27 Oct 1801, d. 20 Mar 1882
Children

Citations

  1. [S186] Obituary of Elizabeth Benninghoff, Greenville Advance, Greenville, PA, 1 Aug 1872. Hereinafter cited as Greenville Advance.
  2. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913), p. 66. Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.
  3. [S134] Obituary of John Benninghoff, Advance Argus, Greenville, PA, 23 Mar. 1882. Hereinafter cited as Advance Argus.
  4. [S135] Mark S. Painter, Shenango Valley Cemetery, Book 1, 1882-1913 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1998). Hereinafter cited as Shenango Valley Cemetery.
  5. [S229] Obituary of Charles Benninghoff, Venango Spectator, Franklin, PA, 20 Mar. 1890, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((states that he died on Sunday, 9 March 1890)).
  6. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , unknown source. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."
  7. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , Information from Reynold Reep. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."
  8. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , Information from Dorothy Kilpatrick. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."

Martin Heise1

     Martin Heise married Nancy Wagner.1

Family

Nancy Wagner
Child

Citations

  1. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913), p. 66. Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.

Nancy Wagner1

     Nancy Wagner married Martin Heise.1

Family

Martin Heise
Child

Citations

  1. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913), p. 66. Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.

George Benninghoff

b. 3 April 1825, d. 5 February 1909
FatherJohn Benninghoff1 b. 27 Oct 1801, d. 20 Mar 1882
MotherElizabeth Heise b. 5 Nov 1804, d. 26 Jul 1872
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff (#1)
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff (#2)
     George Benninghoff was born on 3 April 1825 in Clearfield County.2,3 He was the son of John Benninghoff and Elizabeth Heise.1 He married Julia Ann Baney, daughter of John Baney and Susannah Benninghoff, in 1848.4 He married Jeanette Margarch on 21 January 1891 in Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.5,6 He died on 5 February 1909 in West Mead Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, at age 83. According to a notice in the Conneautville Courier, George was struck by a fast passenger train on the Erie road near his home and instantly killed. He was walking on the track and failed to hear the train until it was too late. His body was thrown some distance from the track and escaped mutilation but his right side was crushed, his head was cut and both legs and arms broken. The body was picked up and carried to Meadville on the train.2,1,7 He and Julia Ann Baney were buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, Crawford County.8
     George Benninghoff was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census of Cherrytree Township, Venango County. The household consisted of George Benninghoff, 25, PA, farmer, $400 real estate; Julia 25, PA; Almena H., 1, PA.9 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census of Cherrytree Township, Venango County. The household consisted of George Benninghoff 35, farmer, 1000/350, Julia 35, Almirta H. 12, Louis N., 10, Livingstone 8, George E. 6, John A. Bell 32.10 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census of West Mead Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. The household consisted of George and his wife Jennie.11 George's home located just east of Meadville caught fire on the roof and was completely destroyed on 31 October 1908. George's son Livingston died while trying to save the family home. According to the account in the Conneautville Courier, no insurance was carried on the property, but the contents were nearly all removed.12

Family

Julia Ann Baney b. 24 Apr 1825, d. 13 Feb 1889
Children

Citations

  1. [S188] Obituary of George Benninghoff, Daily Messenger, Meadville, PA, 6 Feb. 1908, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Daily Messenger.
  2. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, George Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.
  3. [S12] Crawford County Marriage License, George Benninghoff and Jeanette Margach, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Co. (PA) Marriage License.
  4. [S212] Obituary of Julia Benninghoff, Venango Citizen Press, Franklin, PA, 21 Feb. 1889, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania.
  5. [S12] Crawford County Marriage License, George Benninghoff and Jeanette Margach, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Co. (PA) Marriage License.
  6. [S210] Marriage announcement of George Benninghoff of Woodcock Tp. and Jeanette Margarch, Crawford Journal, Meadville, PA, 22 Jan 1891, p. 8, col. 16, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Journal.
  7. [S206] Obituary of George Benninghoff, Conneautville Courier, Conneautville, PA, 10 Feb. 1909, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Conneautville Courier.
  8. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, George and Julia Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.
  9. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cherrytree Tp., George Benninghoff household, National Archives.
  10. [S155] 1860 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cherrytree Tp., George Benninghoff household, National Archives.
  11. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Crawford Co., West Mead Tp., George Benninghoff household, National Archives, (George Benninghoff, Apr 1825, v. PA, father Ger, mother Ger, retired; Jennie, Feb 1849).
  12. [S206] Article on house fire, Conneautville Courier, Conneautville, PA, (unknown date), Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Conneautville Courier.
  13. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Crawford Co., West Mead Tp., E.L. Affantranger household, National Archives.
  14. [S189] Unknown author, "Benninghoff File" (Benson Library, Meadville, PA). . Hereinafter cited as "Benninghoff File."
  15. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, Livingstone Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.
  16. [S208] Obituary of Livingstone Benninghoff, Evening Republican, Meadville, PA, 31 Oct. 1908, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Evening Republican.
  17. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913), p. 67. Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.
  18. [S15] Obituary of Julia Minerva Morgan, Tribune-Republican, Meaville, PA, 10 Jan. 1950, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Tribune-Republican.

Jeanette Margarch1

b. February 1849, d. 13 December 1929
     Jeanette Margarch was born in February 1849.2,3 She married George Benninghoff, son of John Benninghoff and Elizabeth Heise, on 21 January 1891 in Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.4,5 She died on 13 December 1929 in City Hospital, Meadville, Crawford County, at age 80.6 She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, Crawford County.7

Family

George Benninghoff b. 3 Apr 1825, d. 5 Feb 1909

Citations

  1. [S210] Marriage announcement of George Benninghoff of Woodcock Tp. and Jeanette Margarch, Crawford Journal, Meadville, PA, 22 Jan 1891, p. 8, col. 16, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Journal.
  2. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Crawford Co., West Mead Tp., George Benninghoff household, National Archives.
  3. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, George and Julia Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.
  4. [S12] Crawford County Marriage License, George Benninghoff and Jeanette Margach, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Co. (PA) Marriage License.
  5. [S210] Marriage announcement of George Benninghoff of Woodcock Tp. and Jeanette Margarch, Crawford Journal, Meadville, PA, 22 Jan 1891, p. 8, col. 16, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Journal.
  6. [S15] Obituary of Mrs. Jennie Benninghoff, Tribune-Republican, Meaville, PA, 14 December 1929, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Tribune-Republican.
  7. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, Jennie Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.

Almena Helen Benninghoff1,2

b. December 1849, d. 2 June 1930
FatherGeorge Benninghoff1,2 b. 3 Apr 1825, d. 5 Feb 1909
MotherJulia Ann Baney2,1 b. 24 Apr 1825, d. 13 Feb 1889
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Almena Helen Benninghoff was born in December 1849 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County.1,2 She was the daughter of George Benninghoff and Julia Ann Baney.1,2 She married Edward L. Affantranger circa 1875.3,4 She died on 2 June 1930 in City Hospital, Meadville, Crawford County, at age 80.5 She and Edward L. Affantranger were buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, Crawford County.6

Family

Edward L. Affantranger b. Apr 1851, d. 27 Feb 1904
Children

Citations

  1. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Crawford Co., West Mead Tp., E.L. Affantranger household, National Archives.
  2. [S137] 1850 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Venango Co., Cherrytree Tp., George Benninghoff household, National Archives.
  3. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Crawford Co., West Mead Tp., Edward L. Affantranger household, National Archives.
  4. [S208] Obituary of Edwad Affantranger, Evening Republican, Meadville, PA, 26 Feb. 1904, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Evening Republican.
  5. [S15] Obituary of Almena Affantranger, Tribune-Republican, Meaville, PA, 3 June 1930, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Tribune-Republican.
  6. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.

Lewis Nelson Benninghoff1

b. 13 August 1850, d. 8 June 1929
FatherGeorge Benninghoff1 b. 3 Apr 1825, d. 5 Feb 1909
MotherJulia Ann Baney1 b. 24 Apr 1825, d. 13 Feb 1889
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Lewis Nelson Benninghoff was born on 13 August 1850 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County.1 He was the son of George Benninghoff and Julia Ann Baney.1 He married Mary Matilda McClintock, daughter of Andrew Jackson McClintock, on 2 July 1873 in the home of the bride's father, Cherrytree Township, Venango County.2 He married Maggie E. Whitehill on 18 October 1899 in Warren County, Pennsylvania.3 He died on 8 June 1929 in Warren, Warren County, Pennsylvania, at age 78.1,4
     Lewis Nelson Benninghoff lived in Kendall Township, McKean County, Pennsylvania, where Lewis worked as an oil producer in 1880.5

Family 1

Mary Matilda McClintock b. 26 Feb 1849, d. 12 Oct 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S189] Unknown author, "Benninghoff File" (Benson Library, Meadville, PA). . Hereinafter cited as "Benninghoff File."
  2. [S209] Petroleum Centre Daily Record, Petroleum Centre, PA, Marriage announcement of Lewis N. Benninghoff of Petroleum Center and Miss Mary M. McClintock of Cherrytree.
  3. [S485] Marriage License, L.N. Benninghoff and M.E. Whitehill, Registrar & Recorder's Office, Courthouse, Warren, Pennsylvania.
  4. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , letter from Merrill Benninghoff, Melbourne, FL to Dorothy Kilpatrick, dated 19 Dec 1979. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."
  5. [S151] 1880 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, McKean Co., Kendall Tp., L.N. Benninghoff houseold, National Archives, (L.N. Benninghoff, 29, PA, oil producer; Mary, 31, PA; Harry B., 6, PA; Harley C., 5, PA; Wilbur H., 2, PA; Buss K., 9/12, Sep, PA; R. R. McClintoc, 28, PA sister-in-law).
  6. [S15] Obituary of L. Earl Benninghoff, Tribune-Republican, Meaville, PA, 29 August 1946, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Tribune-Republican.

Livingstone Benninghoff1,2

b. 9 April 1852, d. 31 October 1908
FatherGeorge Benninghoff1,2 b. 3 Apr 1825, d. 5 Feb 1909
MotherJulia Ann Baney3,2 b. 24 Apr 1825, d. 13 Feb 1889
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Livingstone Benninghoff was born on 9 April 1852 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County.4,2 He was the son of George Benninghoff and Julia Ann Baney.1,2,3 He married Emma Cole, daughter of George Cole and Priscilla Dunn, on 19 July 1877 in Crawford County.5 He died on 31 October 1908 near Meadville, Crawford County, at age 56. Livingston died of an apparent heart attack that resulted from the excitement caused by a fire which destroyed the home of his father George outside of Meadville. According to a notice in the Conneautville Courier, when the fire was discovered, Livingston ran to a small run to get watter. As he leaned over to fill a pail he fell over dead.1,2,6 He was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, Crawford County.1

Family

Emma Cole b. Dec 1851, d. 23 Oct 1929
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, Livingstone Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.
  2. [S208] Obituary of Livingstone Benninghoff, Evening Republican, Meadville, PA, 31 Oct. 1908, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Evening Republican.
  3. [S206] Obituary of Livingstone Benninghoff, Conneautville Courier, Conneautville, PA, 4 Nov 1908, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Conneautville Courier.
  4. [S187] Gravestone Inscriptions, Livingstone Benninghoff, Greenwood Cemetery, Meadville, PA, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, (aged 55y, 6m, 22d). Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cemetery.
  5. [S208] Marriage announcement of Livingstone Benninghoff and Emma Cole, Evening Republican, Meadville, PA, 29 Jul 1877, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Evening Republican.
  6. [S210] Obituary of Livingstone Benninghoff, Crawford Journal, Meadville, PA, 5 Nov. 1908, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Journal.
  7. [S152] 1900 U.S. Census, Pennsylvania, Crawford Co., West Mead Tp., Livingstone Benninghoff household, National Archives.

George Edward Benninghoff1

b. 10 February 1855
FatherGeorge Benninghoff1 b. 3 Apr 1825, d. 5 Feb 1909
MotherJulia Ann Baney1 b. 24 Apr 1825, d. 13 Feb 1889
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     George Edward Benninghoff was born on 10 February 1855 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County.1 He was the son of George Benninghoff and Julia Ann Baney.1 He married Nancy Jane Hogan, daughter of James McKee Hogan and Priscilla Sheppard, on 1 January 1880 in Monterey, Pennsylvania.2,3
     George Edward Benninghoff lived in Bradford, McKean County, Pennsylvania, and later Bemus Point, New York.2 He was a surgeon at Bradford.2,4

Family

Nancy Jane Hogan b. 1 Sep 1858
Children

Citations

  1. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913), p. 67. Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.
  2. [S142] John W. Jordan LL.D Genealogical and Personal History of the Allegheny Valley, Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1913). Hereinafter cited as Jordan's Allegheny Valley.
  3. [S208] Marriage announcement of Dr. G.E. Benninghoff and Miss Nannie Hogan, Evening Republican, Meadville, PA, 25 Jun 1880, p. 3, col. 3, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Evening Republican.
  4. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , letter from Merrill Benninghoff, Melbourne, FL to Dorothy Kilpatrick, dated 19 Dec 1979. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."

Julia Minerva Benninghoff1

b. November 1861, d. 15 January 1950
FatherGeorge Benninghoff1 b. 3 Apr 1825, d. 5 Feb 1909
MotherJulia Ann Baney2 b. 24 Apr 1825, d. 13 Feb 1889
ChartsDescendants of John Baney
Descendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Julia Minerva Benninghoff was born in November 1861 in Cherrytree Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of George Benninghoff and Julia Ann Baney.1,2 She married Charles E. Morgan, son of Lewis Morgan, on 11 June 1884 in the parent's home by Rev. T. D. Logan, Meadville, Crawford County.3 She died on 15 January 1950 in Piqua, Ohio, at age 88.1 She was buried in Dayton, Ohio.4

Family

Charles E. Morgan b. c 1859, d. 19 Jan 1907
Child

Citations

  1. [S15] Obituary of Julia Minerva Morgan, Tribune-Republican, Meaville, PA, 10 Jan. 1950, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Tribune-Republican.
  2. [S15] Obituary of Julia Minerva Morgan, Tribune-Republican, Meaville, PA, 10 Jan 1950, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Tribune-Republican.
  3. [S210] Marriage announcement of Minerva Benninghoff and Charles E. Morgan, Crawford Journal, Meadville, PA, 13 Jun 1884, p. 8, col. 2, Crawford County Historical Society, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Crawford Journal.
  4. [S189] Unknown author, "Benninghoff File" (Benson Library, Meadville, PA). , information from marriage and obituary files. Hereinafter cited as "Benninghoff File."

Charles Benninghoff1,2

b. 18 July 1828, d. 10 March 1890
FatherJohn Benninghoff1,2 b. 27 Oct 1801, d. 20 Mar 1882
MotherElizabeth Heise1,2 b. 5 Nov 1804, d. 26 Jul 1872
ChartsDescendants of Frederick Benninghoff
     Charles Benninghoff was born on 18 July 1828 in Clearfield County.1,2 He was the son of John Benninghoff and Elizabeth Heise.1,2 He married Sarah Yates.1 He died on 10 March 1890 in Pymatuning, Mercer County, at age 61.1,2 He and Sarah Yates were buried in Shenango Valley Cemetery, Greenville, Mercer County.1

Family

Sarah Yates b. 16 Mar 1822, d. 7 Aug 1909
Children

Citations

  1. [S135] Mark S. Painter, Shenango Valley Cemetery, Book 1, 1882-1913 (Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1998). Hereinafter cited as Shenango Valley Cemetery.
  2. [S229] Obituary of Charles Benninghoff, Venango Spectator, Franklin, PA, 20 Mar. 1890, Pennsylvania Room, Franklin Library, Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania, ((states that he died on Sunday, 9 March 1890)).
  3. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , from Paul Dentler. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."
  4. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". . Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."
  5. [S191] Charlotte Blair Stewart, "Benninghoff Notes". , from Mary F. Christian, Orland, CA. Hereinafter cited as "Charlotte's Benninghoff Notes."