CLARKE, Benjamin Franklin
(1838-1920)

 

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KENYON, Emily Frances

CLARKE, Benjamin Franklin

  • Born: Sep 1838, Rhode Island, United States 5580
  • Marriage: KENYON, Emily Frances on 15 Dec 1856 in Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States 5579
  • Died: 1920 5581
  • Buried: River Bend Cemetery, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island 5581
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

1. Alt. Birth, Cir 1838, Rhode Island, United States. 5582

2. Alt. Birth, Cir 1838, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5569

3. Alt. Birth, Cir 1839, Rhode Island, United States. 5575,5576,5577,5583,5584

4. vrn, 24 Aug 1850, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5583
1) Benj. T. Bentley, age 68, farmer, real estate $4000, born RI
2) Hannah Bentley, age 64, born RI
3) Susan Clark, age 30, born RI
4) Benj. F. Clark, age 11, born RI, attends school
5) John E. Crandall, age 22, laborer, born RI
6) Edward Palmer, age 18, laborer, born RI, attends school.

5. Occupation: Farmer, 1860 to 1920. 5569,5575,5576,5577,5582

6. Census, 14 Jul 1860, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5576
1) Benjamin P Bentley., age 78, retired farmer, born RI
2) Hannah Bentley, age 74, born RI
3) Susan D. Clark, age 42, personal estate $200, born RI
4) Benjamin F. Clarke, age 21, farmer, personal estate $200, born RI
5) Emily T. Clarke, age 23, born RI
6) Albert F. Clarke, age 2, born RI
7) Joshua P. Clarke, age 5/12, born RI
8) Thomas M. Lanphear, age 44, personal estate $200, born RI.

7. Census, 7 Jul 1870, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5577
1) Clark, Benjamin F., age 31, farmer, real estate $8500, born RI
2) Clark, Emily F., age 33, keeping house, born RI
3) Clark, Albert Y., age 12, born RI, attends school
4) Clark, Joshua P., age 10, born RI, attends school
5) Clark, John P., age 8, born RI, attends school
6) Clark, Edwin H., age 4/12, born RI in Feb
7) Mitchell, Mary M., age 20, born RI
8) York, Francis, age 19, male, works on farm, born RI
9) Clarke, Lewis, age 18, works on farm, born RI.

8. Census, 1 Jun 1875, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5569
1) Benj. F. Clark, age 36, head of household, born Westerly, farmer
2) Emily F. Clark, age 38, wife, born Hopkinton, housekeeper
3) Albert F. Clark, age 17, son, born Westerly, school
4) Joshua P. Clark, age 15, son, born Westerly, school
5) Susan F. Clark, age 14, daughter, born Westerly, school
6) John P. Clark, age 10, son, born Westerly, school
7) Edwin H. Clark, age 5, son, born Westerly, school
8) Sarah E. Wilcox, age 19, servant, born Westerly, housework.

9. Census, 10 Jun 1880, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5575
1) Clarke, Benj. F., age 40, married, farmer, born RI, parents born RI
2) Clarke, Emily F., age 43, wife, married, house keeping, born RI, parents born RI
3) Clarke, Albert F., age 22, son, single, farm laborer, born RI
4) Clarke, Joshua P., age 20, son, single, farm laborer, born RI
5) Clarke, Susie, age 19, daughter, single, at home, born RI
6) Clarke, John S., age 15, son, at school, born RI
7) Clarke, Edwin H., age 10, son, at school, born RI.

10. Census, 13 Jun 1900, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5580
1) Clark, Benjamin F., head of household, born Sept 1838, age 61, married for 44 years, born RI, parents born RI, owns his home on Avondale
2) Clark, Emily F., wife, born May 1837, age 63, married for 44 years, 5 children, 5 living, born RI, parents born RI.

11. Census, 2 May 1910, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5584
1) Clarke, Albert F., head of household, age 52, married for 1st time, born RI, parents born RI, farmer, rents his farm on Shore Road
2) Clarke, Annie L., wife, age 49, married for 1st time, no children, born RI, parents born RI, housewife
3) Clarke, Benjamin F., father, age 71, married for 1st time for 53 years, born RI, parents born RI, no occupation
4) Clarke, Emily F., mother, age 72, married for 1st time for 53 years, 5 children, 5 living, born RI, parents born RI, housewife
5) Wheeler, Warren, boarder, age 21, single, born CT, parents born CT, farm laborer.

12. Census, 26 Jan 1920, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. 5582
1) Clark, Benjamin F., head of household, owns his farm, age 81, married, born RI, parents born RI, farmer
2) Clark, Emily F., wife, age 82, married, born RI, parents born RI.


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Benjamin married Emily Frances KENYON, daughter of Stephen S. KENYON and Elizabeth BURDICK, on 15 Dec 1856 in Hopkinton, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States.5579 (Emily Frances KENYON was born in May 1837 in Rhode Island, United States,5580 died in 1930 5579 and was buried in River Bend Cemetery, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island 5579.)

bullet  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Marriage, Cir 1856. 5580




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