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Margaret Pennypacker High Benton
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1821
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1903
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA

Mother of Anna "Annie" Benton and Edith Anna High Dilley.
Margaret's husband Richard came to Davenport in the 1840s as proprietor of the Scott Hotel located at First (River or 2nd) and Harrison.

Dtr Annie married Thomas John Bawden 5 May 1879 in Davenport. Thos built the home at 3215 Rockingham and they raised 3 dtrs - Ada, Elsie and Minnie and he named streets after them. Ada Ave is now Johnson Ave. Thos platted that section of Rockingham Twnsp and it is now on the county deed books as Bawden's Addn. Annie, Thos, dtrs Elsie, Ada, and son-in-law Carl Finne (Minnie) are buried in Sec 13. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edith Mason High (1860 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Richard Benton (1820 - 1900)
 
 Children:
  Anna Benton Bawden (1858 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Pennypacker High Benton (1821 - 1903)
  John High (1842 - 1907)*
  Edith Anna High Dilley (1845 - 1913)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Richard Benton June 7 1820 - July 28 1900 and his wife Margaret High July 14 1821 - Feb 11 1903
 
Burial:
Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA
Plot: #XXX Sec 1 Lot XX Benton Thos and Margaret High
 
Created by: Carol
Record added: Sep 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29558818
Margaret Pennypacker <i>High</i> Benton
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Margaret Pennypacker <i>High</i> Benton
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 Added: Sep. 5, 2008
 
 
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