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Benjamin Ambrose
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1795
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1847
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

Benjamin was the fifth of the eleven known children of John and Susannah (Countryman) Ambrose. His birthplace is unknown but was probably Somerset Co. PA since he was baptized in the Berlin Lutheran Church there. Some time after that, Benjamin's parents moved to a farm near Ligonier in Westmoreland Co. PA.

Benjamin married Ann Shearer. They moved to Armstrong County in time to be listed on the 1820 census for Sugarcreek Township.

Benjamin and Ann had the following children:
- Mary B. (Ambrose) Foster (1818-1913)
- John Ambrose (1819-1909)
- Eliza (Ambrose) Mateer (1823-1903)
- David Ambrose (abt 1825-1852)
- Susannah (Ambrose) Leard (1827-1849)
- Frank Ambrose (1830-1906)
- Joseph Ritner Ambrose (1839-1910)

After Ann's death in 1842, Benjamin married Peggy Campbell, who survived him.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ann Shearer Ambrose (____ - 1842)
 
 Children:
  David Ambrose (____ - 1852)*
  Mary Ambrose Foster (1818 - 1913)*
  John Ambrose (1819 - 1909)*
  Elizabeth A. Ambrose Mateer (1823 - 1903)*
  Frank Ambrose (1830 - 1908)*
  Joseph Ritner Ambrose (1839 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cowansville Cemetery
Cowansville
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Sara Stewart
Record added: Sep 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97023335
Benjamin Ambrose
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Benjamin Ambrose
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With love from your great great granddaughter.
- Sara Stewart
 Added: Sep. 13, 2012
 
 
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