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Benson Leonidas Northup

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Benson Leonidas Northup

Birth
Salisbury, Herkimer County, New York, USA
Death
21 Apr 1926 (aged 81)
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Burial
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA Add to Map
Plot
464
Memorial ID
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His parents were James and Almira (Clevland) Northup. His wife was Florell (Curtis) Northup. They settled in Seattle first and Benson published and printed the first Seattle City Directory. By 1878 he started a daily paper which was called The Post. It eventually bacame the Post-Intelligencer.

Benson L. Northup
Residence was not listed; 18 years old.
Enlisted on 9/7/1863 at Little Falls, NY as a Private.
On 9/26/1863 he mustered into "B" Co. NY 16th Heavy Artillery.
He was Mustered Out on 8/21/1865 at Washington, DC.
He also had service in:
"C" Co. NY 81st Infantry (Prior service)
(New York: Report of the Adjutant-General)


His parents were James and Almira (Clevland) Northup. His wife was Florell (Curtis) Northup. They settled in Seattle first and Benson published and printed the first Seattle City Directory. By 1878 he started a daily paper which was called The Post. It eventually bacame the Post-Intelligencer.

Benson L. Northup
Residence was not listed; 18 years old.
Enlisted on 9/7/1863 at Little Falls, NY as a Private.
On 9/26/1863 he mustered into "B" Co. NY 16th Heavy Artillery.
He was Mustered Out on 8/21/1865 at Washington, DC.
He also had service in:
"C" Co. NY 81st Infantry (Prior service)
(New York: Report of the Adjutant-General)




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