Benjamin Spencer

Benjamin P Spencer (1829 - 1904)

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Benjamin P Spencer
Born in Kitley, Leeds, Ontario, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 8 Oct 1854 in Dryden, Lapeer, Michigan, United Statesmap
Husband of — married 1867 [location unknown]
Husband of — married 1874 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, USAmap
Profile last modified 31 Jan 2020 | Created 19 Dec 2013 | Last significant change: 31 Jan 2020
15:15: Vernon Hintt Jr. added Lyle Benjamin Spencer (1877-1971) as child for Benjamin P Spencer (1829-1904). [Thank Vernon for this]
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Biography

Benjamin Spencer was born on December 25, 1820 at Kitley Township, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of Norman Spencer and Ruth Huntley. Benjamin dies on December 20, 1904 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.

Benjamin marries first to Sarah Ann Slack, daughter of Joseph Slack and Sarah Unknown on October 8, 1854 in Lapeer, Michigan. Sarah was born in about 1822 in Ontario, Canada. She dies on January 25, 1867 in Lapeer, Michigan.

Children of Benjamin Spencer and Sarah Slack are:

1. Perry W. Spencer was born on February 26, 1858 at Dryden, Lapeer, Michigan. Perry dies on March 15, 1933 at Dryden, Lapeer, Michigan.

2. Juliette Spencer was born in about 1865 in Michigan. She dies on January 29, 1875 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.

Benjamin marries second to Abbie Sheaper\Sleeper Trombly on July 14, 1867 in Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan. Abbie was born in New York, USA in about 1834 to Berg Sheaper\Sleeper and Betsey Unknown. Abbie dies on April 30, 1874 in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.

Children of Benjamin Spencer and Abbey Sleeper are:

3. Seymour B Spencer was born in about 1868 in Michigan.

4. Ruby Spencer was born in about 1870 in Michigan. Dies about 1875 in Michigan.

5. Lenora Spencer was born in about 1870 in Michigan. Dies about 1875 in Michigan.

Benjamin marries third to Lois Dudley. Lois was born in Michigan in about 1832 to Joel Dudley and Lucretia Townsend. Lois was the widow of Lafayette Northrop. She dies in about 1915 in Thornville, Michigan, USA.

Children of Benjamin Spencer and Lois Dudley are:

6. Lyle B Spencer was born on October 3, 1877 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.




Marriage

First Marriage: "Michigan, County Marriages" Name Bengiman Spencer Event Type Marriage Event Date 08 Oct 1854 Event Place , Lappeer, Michigan, United States Gender Male Age 24 Birth Year (Estimated) 1830 Spouse's Name Sarah Ann Slack Spouse's Gender Female Spouse's Age 21 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1833

Second Marriage: "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925," Benjamin Spencer and Abbie Shaper Trombly Name Benjamin Spencer Age (Expanded) 37 years Birth Year 1830 Spouse's Name Abbie Shaper Trombly Spouse's Age (Expanded) 34 years Spouse's Birth Year 1833 Event Date 14 Jul 1867 Event Place Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan

Third Marriage:

Death

Burial: South Attica Cemetery Attica, Lapeer County, Michigan, USA

Name: Benjamin Spencer Gender: Male Death Date: 20 Feb 1904 Death Place: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan Age: 74 Birth Date: 1830 Father's Name: Norman Spencer Mother's Name: Ruth Huntley Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I02950-1 , System Origin: Michigan-EASy , GS Film number: 974256 , Reference ID: 182




Sources

  • Marriage - No. 1: "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940," database with images, FamilySearch: 25 April 2016, Bengiman Spencer and Sarah Ann Slack, 08 Oct 1854, , Lappeer, Michigan, United States; citing reference ID P215, various archives, Michigan; FHL microfilm 974,258.
  • Marriage - No. 1: "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995," database, FamilySearch : 4 December 2014, Bengiman Spencer and Sarah Ann Slack, 08 Oct 1854; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 974,258.
  • Marriage - No. 2: "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925," database with images, FamilySearch : 4 December 2014, Benjamin Spencer and Abbie Shaper Trombly, 14 Jul 1867; citing Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan, v 1 p 28 rn 57, Department of Vital Records, Lansing; FHL microfilm 2,342,448.
  • Death - "Michigan, Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995," index, FamilySearch  : accessed 01 Oct 2014), Norman Spencer in entry for Benjamin Spencer, 20 Feb 1904; citing Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, reference 182; FHL microfilm 974256.
  • Death - Find A Grave Memorial# 7986755. Memorial Record Created by: Joyce. Record added: Oct 15, 2003. Headstone Photograph by Marguerite, FindAGrave Contributor #48040627. Image Published on 10/15/2010. Image Used with Permission of Photographer.
  • Census - "1900 United States Census," database with images, FamilySearch: accessed 12 July 2017, Benjamin Spencer, Attica township, Lapeer, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 30, sheet 9B, family 209, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,724.
  • Census - "1894 Michigan State Census," database, FamilySearch : 15 November 2014, Bengiman Spencer, Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States; citing p. 218, State Archives, Lansing; FHL microfilm 915,319.
  • Census - "1880 United States Census," database with images, FamilySearch: 10 August 2016, Benjamin Spencer, Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district ED 161, sheet 142A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0589; FHL microfilm 1,254,589.
  • Census - "1870 United States Census," database with images, FamilySearch : 17 October 2014, Benj Spencer, Michigan, United States; citing p. 28, family 225, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,183.




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Acknowledgments

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Perry W Spencer was the son of Sarah Slack and Benjamin Spencer. He died 15 Mar 1933 according to his death record. I think this probably means Sarah Slack was the first wife. Source Information

Title Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950 Author Ancestry.com Publisher Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Publisher Date 2015 Publisher Location Provo, UT, USA

posted by A. Cooper

Benjamin is 19 degrees from Danielle Liard, 13 degrees from Jack London and 15 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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