Benjamin Rolfe1 Eldridge Jr. was born in 1857 at Buckingham Co., VA. He appeared on the census of 1860 at Buckingham Co., VA; was listed in the US Census, District 1: lists Benj M. 3M. Lived in Richmond. He married Letitia "Lettie" Terry, daughter of Adalone (--?--), circa 1889 at maybe, Henrico Co., VA. He appeared on the census of 1900 at Henrico Co., VA; was living in Henrico Co., VA in 1900.
The name was misspelled as Aldridge on the 1900 census.
In the household:
Benjamin Aldridge, age 40, head of house,
Lettie Aldridge, age 34, wife
Benjamin Aldridge, age 9, son
Richard Aldridge, age 5, son
Eliza Aldridge, age 6 months, daughter
Adaline Terry, age 67 and a widow, mother-in-law,
Mildred Aldridge, age 50 and single, sister.
Benjamin R. Eldridge died in 1942 at Richmond, VA. He was buried in 1942 at Solitude Cemetery, Buckingham Co., VA. Ref.: Buckingham Burials, Compiled by Janice J.R. Hull 1997, p. 436
Benjamin Rolfe Eldridge (1818 - 1894)
Lettie Terry Eldridge (1866 - 1943)*
Mary Pocahontas Eldridge (1853 - 1912)*
Benjamin Rolfe Eldridge (1857 - 1942)
"Husband of Lettie Terry"
Solitude Perkins, Ellis Family Cemetery
Created by: Leila Eldridge D
Record added: Dec 17, 2008
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