Margaret Bennett

F, #7551, b. 1836
FatherSampson Bennett b. 4 May 1810, d. 8 Sep 1895
MotherPhebe Fridley b. circa 1814
Birth*1836 Margaret was born at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1836.1 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bennett and Phebe Fridley
Census*1850 Margaret Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1850. 
Marriage*19 Apr 1855 She married Isaac P. Damron at Alleghany Co, VA, on 19 Apr 1855.2 
Marriage License28 Aug 1869 Margaret applied for a marriage license to wed Ferdinand M. Humphreys at Alleghany Co, VA, on 28 Aug 1869.3 
Marriage*28 Aug 1869 She married Ferdinand M. Humphreys at Alleghany Co, VA, on 28 Aug 1869.3 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1850Alleghany Co, VAMargaret Bennett

Family 1

Isaac P. Damron b. 5 Jun 1815, d. before 1869
Child

Family 2

Ferdinand M. Humphreys b. circa 1844

Citations

  1. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), age 18y, 5m.
  2. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 45.
  3. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 254.

Caleb Bennett

M, #7553, b. circa 1843
FatherSampson Bennett b. 4 May 1810, d. 8 Sep 1895
MotherPhebe Fridley b. circa 1814
Marriage* He married Sarah (?)
Birth*circa 1843 Caleb was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1843. 
 He was the son of Sampson Bennett and Phebe Fridley
Census*1850 Caleb Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1850. 
Census1870 Caleb Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1870. 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1850Alleghany Co, VACaleb Bennett
1870Alleghany Co, VACaleb Bennett

Family

Sarah (?) b. circa 1842
Children

Harriet Bennett

F, #7554, b. circa 1844
FatherSampson Bennett b. 4 May 1810, d. 8 Sep 1895
MotherPhebe Fridley b. circa 1814
Birth*circa 1844 Harriet was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1844. 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bennett and Phebe Fridley
Census*1850 Harriet Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1850. 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1850Alleghany Co, VAHarriet Bennett

Sarah Catherine Stull1

F, #7559, d. before 1850
Birth* Sarah was born at VA. 
Marriage*18 Jan 1834 She married William Bennett at VA on 18 Jan 1834.2 
Death*before 1850 Sarah died before 1850 at Alleghany Co, VA. 

Family

William Bennett b. circa 1814
Children

Citations

  1. [S78] Oren F. Morton, Centennial History of Alleghany County, reprint, 1970, CJ Carrier, Bridgewater, VA, orig. pub. 1923 p. 127.
  2. [S1258] Second wife.

Andrew Jackson Bennett1

M, #7561, b. 17 Apr 1835, d. 10 May 1924
FatherWilliam Bennett b. circa 1814
MotherSarah Catherine Stull d. before 1850
Birth*17 Apr 1835 Andrew was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 17 Apr 1835.2,3 
 He was the son of William Bennett and Sarah Catherine Stull
(Witness) Census25 Jul 1850 Andrew Jackson Bennett appeared on the census of 25 Jul 1850 in the household of William Bennett and Catherine Persinger at District 1, Alleghany Co, VA.4 
Marriage*23 Aug 1855 He married Isabella Margaret Fridley at Alleghany Co, VA, on 23 Aug 1855.5 
Employment*Aug 1860 Occupation: farmer in Aug 1860 at Alleghany Co, VA.4 
Census11 Aug 1860 Andrew Jackson Bennett and Isabella Margaret Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Alleghany Co, VA, on 11 Aug 1860.4 
EmploymentJun 1870 Occupation: farm laborer in Jun 1870 at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV.4 
Census11 Jun 1870 Andrew Jackson Bennett and Isabella Margaret Fridley appeared on the census as head of household on 11 Jun 1870.4 
EmploymentJun 1880 Occupation: farm laborer in Jun 1880 at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV.4 
Census21 Jun 1880 Andrew Jackson Bennett and Isabella Margaret Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV, on 21 Jun 1880.4 
EmploymentJun 1900 Occupation: farmer in Jun 1900 at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV.6 
Census*9 Jun 1900 Andrew Jackson Bennett and Isabella Margaret Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV, on 9 Jun 1900.4 
EmploymentApr 1910 Occupation: farmer in Apr 1910 at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV.4 
Num Child*23 Apr 1910 Andrew Jackson Bennett and Isabella Margaret Fridley had 15 children. 8 were living at the time of the census in 1910.4 
Census23 Apr 1910 Andrew Jackson Bennett and Isabella Margaret Fridley appeared on the census as head of household at Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WV, on 23 Apr 1910.4 
Death*10 May 1924 Andrew died on 10 May 1924 at Pt. Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, at age 89. Informant was Sam Bennett, Heights, WV.2,3 
Burial*12 May 1924 His body was interred on 12 May 1924 at Pt. Pleasant, Mason Co, WV, at McCulloch Cem.2,7 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
25 Jul 1850District 1, Alleghany Co, VAWilliam Bennett, Catherine Persinger, Maria Bennett, Andrew Jackson Bennett, Sarah Elizabeth Bennett, John Lewis Bennett, Mary Bennett, Arrena Bennett, Jacob Bennett and Mary Persinger4
11 Aug 1860Alleghany Co, VAAndrew Jackson Bennett, Isabella Margaret Fridley and Charles Hickson Bennett4
11 Jun 1870Andrew Jackson Bennett, Isabella Margaret Fridley, Charles Hickson Bennett, John Jackson Bennett, Jennie Alice Bennett, Sarah E. Bennett and George D. Bennett4
21 Jun 1880Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WVAndrew Jackson Bennett, Isabella Margaret Fridley, John Jackson Bennett, Jennie Alice Bennett, Sarah E. Bennett, Alice Gordon Bennett, Henry H. Bennett, McCullock "Mack" Bennett and Frank R. Bennett4
9 Jun 1900Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WVAndrew Jackson Bennett, Isabella Margaret Fridley, Frank R. Bennett and Mary Luemma Gardner4
23 Apr 1910Lewis Dist, Mason Co, WVAndrew Jackson Bennett, Isabella Margaret Fridley, Frank R. Bennett, Mary Luemma Gardner, Bessie Bennett, William Bennett, Mack Bennett and Mabel Bennett4

Family

Isabella Margaret Fridley b. 4 Jan 1841, d. 29 Aug 1913
Marriage*23 Aug 1855 He married Isabella Margaret Fridley at Alleghany Co, VA, on 23 Aug 1855.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2216] S/o John and Betsey Craft.
  2. [S2683] WV Death Certificate online at www.wvculture.org,.
  3. [S1423] Gravestone.
  4. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, online at ancestry.com.
  5. [S84] Marriages of Alleghany Co, VA 1822-1872 (Heritage Books, Inc.), p. 47.
  6. [S205] 1790-1940 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, 1900 census (month, year, state), online at ancestry.com.
  7. [S2673] Online cemetery transcription,, McCulloch Cemetery, Mason Co, WV, online at http://www.wvcpaweb.org/cemeteryregister/Mason/…, accessed Dec 2009.

Mary 'Polly' Fridley1

F, #7577
FatherGeorge Fridley b. say 1775, d. circa 1848
MotherMargaret Armentrout b. say 1780
Research Note* Mary Fridley's parents are not proven, but of the Fridley families (Charles, George, and John) in Alleghany Co. in 1830, it is most likely she is the daughter of George Fridley, as he had a female age 15-19 in the 1830 census who is otherwise unaccounted for. 
 Mary 'Polly' Fridley was the daughter of George Fridley and Margaret Armentrout
Marriage*14 Dec 1837 She married Michael Tingler at Alleghany Co, VA, on 14 Dec 1837. Marriage performed by the Rev. Joseph Pennell..2 

Family

Michael Tingler b. circa 1816, d. 12 May 1898
Child

Citations

  1. [S2842] Indiana Death Certificate online at ancestry.com,, William Henry Tingler.
  2. [S230] Marriages, Civil Records Alleghany Marr Reg Bk 1.

Daughter Bennett

F, #7585, b. before 1840, d. before 1850
FatherSampson Bennett b. 4 May 1810, d. 8 Sep 1895
MotherPhebe Fridley b. circa 1814
Birth*before 1840 Daughter was born at Alleghany Co, VA, before 1840. 
 She was the daughter of Sampson Bennett and Phebe Fridley
Death*before 1850 Daughter died before 1850 at Alleghany Co, VA. 

Sarah (?)

F, #7590, b. circa 1842
Marriage* She married Caleb Bennett
Birth*circa 1842 Sarah was born at VA circa 1842. 
Census*1870 Sarah (?) was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1870. 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1870Alleghany Co, VASarah (?)

Family

Caleb Bennett b. circa 1843
Children

George M. Bennett

M, #7591, b. 2 Jun 1867
FatherCaleb Bennett b. circa 1843
MotherSarah (?) b. circa 1842
Birth*2 Jun 1867 George was born at Alleghany Co, VA, on 2 Jun 1867.1 
 He was the son of Caleb Bennett and Sarah (?) 
Census*1870 George M. Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1870. 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1870Alleghany Co, VAGeorge M. Bennett

Citations

  1. [S183] Beth Fridley., Alleghany Co., Virginia Birth Records, 1853-1896 (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999 (electronic)), p. 67.

Fanny W. Bennett

F, #7592, b. circa 1869
FatherCaleb Bennett b. circa 1843
MotherSarah (?) b. circa 1842
Birth*circa 1869 Fanny was born at Alleghany Co, VA, circa 1869. 
 She was the daughter of Caleb Bennett and Sarah (?) 
Census*1870 Fanny W. Bennett was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1870. 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1870Alleghany Co, VAFanny W. Bennett

John King

M, #7599, b. circa 1788
FatherCharles King b. 5 Apr 1750
MotherRebecca Bess b. say 1765
Birth*circa 1788 John was born at VA circa 1788. 
 He was the son of Charles King and Rebecca Bess
Marriage*3 Nov 1808 He married Isabella Persinger at Botetourt Co, VA, on 3 Nov 1808.1 
Census*1830 John King was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1830. 
Marriage*30 Apr 1833 He married Barbara Vance at Botetourt Co, VA, on 30 Apr 1833.2 
Census1850 John King was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1850. 
Census1870 John King was listed as a resident in the census report at Alleghany Co, VA, in 1870. 

Census Records Summary

Enumeration DateCensus LocationHousehold Members
1830Alleghany Co, VAJohn King
1850Alleghany Co, VAJohn King
1870Alleghany Co, VAJohn King

Family 1

Isabella Persinger
Marriage*3 Nov 1808 He married Isabella Persinger at Botetourt Co, VA, on 3 Nov 1808.1 
Children

Family 2

Barbara Vance b. circa 1790
Marriage*30 Apr 1833 He married Barbara Vance at Botetourt Co, VA, on 30 Apr 1833.2 

Citations

  1. [S50] Vogt and Kethley, Botetourt Marriages, 1770-1853, Iberian Pub., Athens, GA, 1987, p. 175: d Christopher Persinger, dec. b- William Persinger who test Isabel his sister over 21.
  2. [S50] Vogt and Kethley, Botetourt Marriages, 1770-1853, Iberian Pub., Athens, GA, 1987, p. 175: b- John Barger who test. age of bride as over 21 min- Absalom C. Dempsey (Bapt.)- 30 April 1833.