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Mary Elizabeth Benton

Female 1866 -


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  • Name  Mary Elizabeth Benton 
    Born  09 Dec 1866  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  27 Dec 1866  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Occupation  Housekeeper 
    Godparents  Michael [Toughey?] and Mary Jane Chany 
    Religion  Roman Catholic 
    Census  1891  Arnprior, McNab township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Domestic servant in the household of Denis McNamara: Mary Benton, age 23, born Ontario, father born Ireland, mother born Ireland, RC, Domestic. Head of household is Denis McNamara, age 70, born Ireland, RC, occupation Gentleman. 
    Address  1898  Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Benton, Miss Mary, housekpr, 149 Maria (Maria Street later renam 
    Census  1901  Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lodger in the household of John McNab: Mary Benton, female, single, born Sep 17, 1873, born Ontario, racial/tribal Irish, R. Catholic, occupation Housekeeper. 
    Association  Mary Teresa Finnerty (Relationship: Godmother/goddaughter) 
    Association  Louisa Finnerty (Relationship: Godmother/goddaughter) 
    Association  Thomas Benton Finnerty (Relationship: Godmother/godson) 
    Person ID  I59  Moran
    Last Modified  26 Mar 2010 

    Father  Thomas Benton,   b. About 1831, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Mar 1890, Arnprior, McNab township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Hanora Ryan,   b. Abt 1836, Co. Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1879, Arnprior, McNab township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  About 1856 
    Family ID  F12  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S88] St. Celestine.

    2. [S158] 1891 Census of Canada.
      Ontario, Renfrew South, Arnprior, Family Number 589.

    3. [S214] Ottawa City Directory, 1898.

    4. [S79] 1901 Census of Canada.
      Ontario, Ottawa (City/Cité), Victoria (Ward/Quartier), Family Number 39.