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Lelia Ballentine Benning
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Birth: May 28, 1867
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1931
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Lelia was living at 3819 Bellefountaine in Kansas City at the time of her death there from "pernicious anemia".

1860 United States Federal Census

Name: Wm Ballentine
Age in 1860: 50
Birth Year: abt 1810
Birthplace: Ireland
Home in 1860: St Louis Ward 8, St Louis (Independent City), Missouri
Gender: Male
Post Office: St Louis
Value of real estate: View Image
Household Members: Name Age
Wm Ballentine 50
Judith Ballentine 35
Clara Ballentine 9
Julia Ballentine 6
Wm Ballentine 4
America Barns 50
Thos Banning 15


1870 United States Federal Census

Name: Lulia Balentine
Age in 1870: 8
Birth Year: abt 1862
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1870: St Louis Ward 7, St Louis, Missouri
Gender: Female
Post Office: Saint Louis
Value of real estate: View Image
Household Members: Name Age
Wm Balentine 60
Judith Balentine 43
Clara Balentine 17
Julia Balentine 15
Wm Balentine 14
Lulia Balentine 8
Louis Balentine 3
America Bourns 65
Lolo Franze 20
Lizzie Lesch 22
Henry Johnson 16
Kate Haws 45
Angeline Haws 17
Phillip Brooks 28


1880 United States Federal Census

Name: Lelia Valentine
[Lelia Ballentine]
Age: 16
Birth Year: abt 1864
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1880: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: William Valentine
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Name: Judith Valentine
Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: At School
Cannot read/write:
Blind:
Deaf and dumb:
Otherwise disabled:
Idiotic or insane: View Image
Household Members: Name Age
William Valentine 65
Judith Valentine 52
Julia Valentine 20
America Bounds 80
Lelia Valentine 16
Lewis Valentine 11


Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002

Name: Miss Lelia Ballentine
Marriage Date: 3 Apr 1889
Marriage Location: Jackson, Kansas City, Missouri
Marriage County: Jackson
Spouse Name: John G Berrming [sic]


1900 United States Federal Census

Name: Lelia Benning
[Lelia Ballentine]
Home in 1900: Kansas City Ward 7, Jackson, Missouri
Age: 32
Birth Date: May 1868
Birthplace: Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Wife
Father's Name: Wm
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Name: Judith
Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother: number of living children: 2
Mother: How many children: 2
Spouse's name: Jno G
Marriage Year: 1889
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 11
Residence : Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri
Occupation: View on Image
Household Members: Name Age
Jno G Benning 38
Lelia Benning 32
Judith Benning 10
Lelia D Benning 2
Wm Ballentine 93
Judith Ballentine 74 [Judith E. Ballentine, age 82, died on January 30, 1908 in Jackson County, MO of "enteritis".]


1910 United States Federal Census

Name: Lilia B Benning
[Lila B Benning]
Age in 1910: 40
Estimated birth year: 1870
Birthplace: Missouri
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Father's Birth Place: Ireland
Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
Spouse's name: John G Benning
Home in 1910: Kansas City Ward 7, Jackson, Missouri
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
John G Benning 50
Lilia B Benning 40
Jadith E Benning 19
Adele E Benning 12
Bernice Benning 7


1920 United States Federal Census

Name: Lealia Benning
[Lelia Benning]
Home in 1920: Kansas City Ward 7, Jackson, Missouri
Age: 53 years
Estimated birth year: abt 1867
Birthplace: Missouri
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's name: Jno J
Father's Birth Place: Ireland
Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Female
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 414
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Jno J Benning 64
Lealia Benning 53
Julius Benning 27
Bell Benning 17
Bernice Benning 15


1930 United States Federal Census

Name: Lelia Benning
Home in 1930: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri
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Age: 64
Estimated birth year: abt 1866
Birthplace: Missouri
Relation to Head of House: Mother
Race: White
Household Members: Name Age
Albert McKenzie 32
Bernice McKenzie 26
Richard McKenzie 6
Lelia Benning 64
Judith Benning 35
Adele Benning 32

Here is Lelia's Death Certificate. And here is the death certificate for her older brother William. (Here is his memorial). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Ballentine (1806 - 1901)
  Judith Elizabeth Mullins Ballentine (1825 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  John Gray Benning (1858 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Judith Elizabeth Benning (1890 - 1989)*
  Lelia Adele Benning Jacobs (1897 - 1980)*
  Bernice Benning McKenzie (1902 - 1986)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Ballentine (1862 - 1925)*
  Lelia Ballentine Benning (1867 - 1931)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sec. 13-S; just north of Gregory Blvd. in the extreme SW part of the cemetery
 
Created by: Tom Nelson
Record added: Mar 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50416400
Lelia <i>Ballentine</i> Benning
Added by: Steve McCray
 
Lelia <i>Ballentine</i> Benning
Added by: Meredith McKenzie
 
Lelia <i>Ballentine</i> Benning
Added by: Tom Nelson
 
 
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