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John Samuel Benham
Birth: Oct. 24, 1863
Benham
Ripley County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1935
Batesville
Ripley County
Indiana, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Indiana's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1919 to 1923. He was defeated as a Republican in 1922. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Benham (1825 - 1887)
  Mary Jane Benefiel Benham (1825 - 1912)
 
 Spouses:
  Bertha Christina Greeman Benham (1884 - 1968)
  Emma King Benham (1857 - 1942)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine Frances Benham (1922 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Ann Benham (1849 - 1875)*
  George Washington Benham (1853 - 1855)*
  Jesse Robinson Benham (1854 - 1942)*
  Alexander Whitaker Benham (1858 - 1947)*
  James W Benham (1861 - 1948)*
  John Samuel Benham (1863 - 1935)
  Silas Elmer Benham (1868 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Benham Church Cemetery
Benham
Ripley County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 08, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6914173
John Samuel Benham
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John Samuel Benham
Added by: Barbara Hall
 
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