Benjamin Bidwell

Benjamin Bidwell

Birth
Montpelier, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Death 5 Apr 1879 (aged 86)
Brighton, Washington County, Iowa, USA
Burial Brighton, Washington County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 8360700 · View Source
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Benjamin's lineage runs straight back to the immigrant, John Bidwell and Sarah (WILCOX), founders of Hartford CT 1640.

Benjamin was b. in VT, came to Champaign Co OH by 1822 and by 1842 lived in what became Goshen Twp, Auglaize Co OH.
He and Sarah had 9 children.
Rhoda Ann, Josiah (mine), Benjamin Henry, Sarah, William Goodenow, Lorenzo Dow, Levi Jackson, Marzilla/Martha, Fanny Barton.
In 1850 he ran for Sheriff of Auglaize Co OH, (Whig) ticket) and lost.
By 1855 he and wife, sons Benjamin Henry and Levi Jackson, moved to Brighton IA.

NFR: Daughter, Fanny Barton Bidwell, b 22 Sept 1838 in Champaign Co OH, died aft. 1850 (Auglaize Co Census.


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  • Maintained by: Susan
  • Originally Created by: leslie
  • Added: 6 Feb 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8360700
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Bidwell (25 Feb 1793–5 Apr 1879), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8360700, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Brighton, Washington County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Susan (contributor 48412033) .