George Benjamin “Ben” Heney

George Benjamin “Ben” Heney

Livingston County, New York, USA
Death 19 Apr 1956 (aged 94)
Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Burial Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
Memorial ID 118436298 · View Source
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Engineer, general occupation: Mining
father Richard Heney
mother Julia Schreiber
Cremated NO STONE

Became mayor of Tucson AZ
Benjamin was the step father to Erminia’s children by her first marriage Mina Montoya Smith and Frecia Montoya Lippincott
Benjamin Jr died from Spiral Meningitis in 1908

Family history:
Collection was donated to the Arizona Historical Society
by his children Carlyle and Ruth Heney in 1973
Children Carlyle F. Heney, Ruth Heney, Mina

daughter RUTH HENEY April 10, 1891
August 1, 1977 86 years

Collection: 1940 U.S. Federal Population Census
First Name: Ruth
Last Name: Heney
Age at Time of Census: 49
Gender: Female
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Est. Birth Year: 1891
Birth Location: Arizona Map
Enumeration District: 10-34
Residence: Ward 6, Tucson, Supervisorial District 2, Pima, AZ Map
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Other People in Household:

Ben Heney
78 yrs, Male

Erminia Heney
75 yrs, Female

Marital Status: Single
Language: English
Genealogical Society Number: 005461867
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Microfilm Roll Number: 111
Line Number: 75
Sheet: B
Sheet Number: 6

1910 United States Federal Census about Ben Heney
Name: Ben Heney
Age in 1910: 49
Birth Year: abt 1861
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1910: Tucson Ward 2, Pima, Arizona
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Erminia R Heney
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Household Members:
Name Age
Ben Heney 49
Erminia R Heney 45 45 married 23 years 3 children born 3 living
Erminia Heney 22
Ruth E Heney 21 born Arizona
Carlyle F Heney 12 born Arizona

son Carlyle Francis Heney
Birth 28 JAN 1898 Arizona
Death DEC 1993 Washington, District of Columbia

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  • Created by: M&B❤Family
  • Added: 9 Oct 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 118436298
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Benjamin “Ben” Heney (24 Nov 1861–19 Apr 1956), Find a Grave Memorial no. 118436298, citing Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by M&B❤Family (contributor 46983123) .