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John Benson Pollard (abt. 1834 - bef. 1900)

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John Benson Pollard
Born about in Washington, Owen, Indiana, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in McLean, Illinois, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died before in California, United Statesmap
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Biography

Listed in California Great Register Voter Rolls through 1896 but not listed on 1900 Federal Census while Melinda is enumerated as a widow.

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"Melinda G., daughter of Abram F. and Rebecca K. Rowland, was born October 14, 1841, in Fayette County, Kentucky, and was married in 18—to John Benjamin Pollard of McLean County, Illinois, by whom she had seven children; Iona, Fanny, -------, Capt, Harry, -----, and Wilford. She is now living in Fresno, California."
  • "Illinois State Census, 1865," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCKZ-2QN : 15 November 2014), John B Pollard, , Empire, McLean, Illinois; citing p. 142, State Library, Springfield; FHL microfilm 972,762.
Name: John B Pollard
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1865
Event Place: Empire, McLean, Illinois
Number of White Males: 2
Number of White Females: 2
Page: 142
GS Film number: 972762
Digital Folder Number: 004679637
Image Number: 00598
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6HX-PN9 : 17 October 2014), Benson Pollard in household of Uriah Pollard, Illinois, United States; citing p. 3, family 16, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,758.
Name: Benson Pollard
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: [Chenoa, McLean,] Illinois, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 35
Birth Year (Estimated): 1834-1835
Birthplace: Indiana
Page Number: 3
Household ID: 16
Line Number: 24
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M593
GS Film number: 000545758
Digital Folder Number: 004263697
Image Number: 00008
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Uriah Pollard M 72 Virginia
Sarah Pollard F 65 Indiana
Benson Pollard M 35 Indiana
Malinda Pollard F 28 Kentucky
Nora Pollard F 5 Illinois
Fannie Pollard F 1 Illinois
William Hand M 15 Illinois
James Pollard M 28 Indiana
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF5J-6LB : 14 July 2016), John B Pollard, Washington, Republic, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district ED 273, sheet 26B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0394; FHL microfilm 1,254,394.
Name: John B Pollard
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1880
Event Place: Washington, Republic, Kansas, United States
District: ED 273
Gender: Male
Age: 46
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Birth Year (Estimated): 1834
Birthplace: Indiana, United States
Father's Birthplace: Virginia, United States
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina, United States
Sheet Number and Letter: 26B
Household ID: 8900197
Person Number: 0
Volume: 2
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T9
Affiliate Film Number: 0394
GS Film Number: 1254394
Digital Folder Number: 005160655
Image Number: 00269
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John B Pollard Self M 46 Indiana, United States
M C Pollard Wife F 38 Kentucky, United States
Nora Pollard Daughter F 15 Illinois, United States
Fanny Pollard Daughter F 11 California, United States
Horace Pollard Son M 9 Illinois, United States
Homer Pollard Son M 2 Kansas, United States
Harrold Pollard Son M 1 Kansas, United States
  • "California Great Registers, 1866-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNF2-HFM : 26 November 2014), John Benson Pollard, 28 May 1894; citing Voter Registration, Fresno, Fresno, California, United States, county clerk offices, California; FHL microfilm 976,462.
Name: John Benson Pollard
Event Type: Voter Registration
Event Date: 28 May 1894
Event Place: Fresno, Fresno, California, United States
Age: 60
Birth Year (Estimated): 1834
Birthplace: Indiana
Page: 128
GS Film number: 976462
Digital Folder Number: 005028142
Image Number: 00255
  • "California Great Registers, 1866-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNFL-S9V : 26 November 2014), John Benson Pollard, 01 Jun 1896; citing Voter Registration, Fresno, Fresno, California, United States, county clerk offices, California; FHL microfilm 976,462.


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