Benjamin Archer and his family were some of the earliest landowners in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. He is mentioned in The History of Ft. Wayne, Indiana and also listed in the 1820 Federal Census records of Montgomery Co., Ohio. In Ft. Wayne, he was a manufacturer of bricks and the first brick buildings in Ft. Wayne were constructed with his products.
The Osborn Clan by Margurette Osborn Bell, published in 1981.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Benjamin by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Benjamin: