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Elizabeth Cook Hendershot Benward
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Birth: 1873
Hunterdon County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1974
Warren County
New Jersey, USA

Mrs. Benward, 100, of
Phillipsburg, Got
Nixon, Cahill Honors

Mrs. Elizabeth Cook Benward, 100, of Phillipsburg, died yesterday at Warren Haven.
She was a member of the Grand Lodge Auxiliary of Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. She was honored on her 100th birthday anniversary with a letter from President Richard Nixon and a plaque from former Gov. William Cahill.
Born in Annandale, NJ, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Mary Jane Cook Hendershot.
Her husband, Edward Benward, died in 1944.
She is survived by a son, Irvin of Phillipsburg; three daughters, Mrs. Ann Christian, Phillipsburg, Mrs. William Pascoe, Belvidere R.D., and Mrs. Kenneth Gruber, Easton; one sister, Mrs. Martha Johnson, Easton; 13 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Joseph A. Noto Funeral Home, Phillipsburg. Internment will be in the Asbury Methodist Cemetery, Asbury, NJ.

The Easton Express
Easton, PA
02/25/1974, PG. 24
Family links: 
  Peter Hendershot (1849 - 1936)
  Mary Jane Cook Hendershot (1848 - 1921)
  Edward Benward (1868 - 1944)
  Irvin L. Benward (1895 - 1979)*
  Elizabeth Cook Hendershot Benward (1873 - 1974)
  Anna Hendershot Davis (1875 - 1961)*
  Eliza Hendershot Winters (1878 - 1971)*
  Martha Onna Hendershot Johnson (1888 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery
Warren County
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Robert Hendershot
Record added: Jun 17, 2010
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Elizabeth Cook <i>Hendershot</i> Benward
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Elizabeth Cook <i>Hendershot</i> Benward
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