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Benjamin Woodruff Topping, II
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1838
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1917
New York, USA

Benjamin W. Topping, II died recently at his home in Elmira, aged 79 years. He is survived by his widow, one son, Benjamin Woodruff Topping, III; one daughter, Mrs. B.G. Birney, of Cincinnati. Mr. Topping had been a resident of Elmira for many years. He was a veteran of the civil war and was a captain in Co. H, Pennsylvania “Bucktails.” He was a commercial traveler for 35 years and, as a cigar salesman, was well known in almost every city and town in northern Pennsylvania and southern New York. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Woodruff Topping (1808 - 1883)
  Susannah Hart Topping (1801 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Amelia Abigail Beardsley Topping (1847 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Louella F. Topping Birney (1868 - 1964)*
  Benjamin Woodruff Topping (1875 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dewitt Guinnip Topping (1836 - 1908)*
  Benjamin Woodruff Topping (1838 - 1917)
  Joseph Hart Topping (1840 - 1876)*
  Flavilla Elizabeth Topping Saylor (1847 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
F. LT.
Benj. W. Topping
CO. H
50 PA. INF.
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Schuyler County
New York, USA
 
Created by: TT
Record added: Nov 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 120001292
Benjamin Woodruff Topping, II
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Benjamin Woodruff Topping, II
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Benjamin Woodruff Topping, II
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R.I.P. 2nd great grandfather of my husband - Woodruff Nicholas Topping
- Teresa O'Neill Topping
 Added: May. 16, 2015
 
 
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