Benjamin Gontz  ‎(I97)‎
Given Names: Benjamin
Surname: Gontz

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 31 August 1821
Death: 12 February 1876 ‎(Age 54)‎
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 31 August 1821


Source: Gantz / Gontz Bible


Note: Birth date listed in Gantz/Gontz bible AND grave stone. See burial info.
Marriage Barbara ‎(unknown)‎ -

Residence 12 September 1850 ‎(Age 29)‎ Green Twp., Franklin, PA, USA


Source: 1850 United States Federal Census

Residence 1860 ‎(Age 38)‎ Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA


Show Details Source: 1860 United States Federal Census

  Text: GANTZ, BENJ ‎(1860 U.S. Census)‎
PENNSYLVANIA , FRANKLIN, GUILFORD TWP
Age: 28, Male, Race: WHITE, Born: PA
Series: M653 Roll: 1111 Page: 361


Note: Guilford Township
Residence 8 August 1870 ‎(Age 48)‎ Southampton Twp., Cumberland County, PA


Show Details Source: 1870 United States Federal Census

Citation Details:  1870 United State Census ‎(Schedule 1.)‎, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA
  Date of entry in original source: 8 August 1870
  Text: 1870 United State Census ‎(Schedule 1.)‎, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA; p. 22, family 175, dwelling 159, line 21; August 8, 1870.


Show Details Note: Aged 47 in 1870 Census Record ‎(expand/click on + to see record)‎
1870 United State Census ‎(Schedule 1.)‎, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA; p. 22, family 175, dwelling 159, line 21; August 8, 1870.

Death 12 February 1876 ‎(Age 54)‎

Note: Death date taken from grave stone. See burial info.
Burial Shippensburg, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA, USA
Latitude: N40.0378 Longitude: W77.4631
Cemetery: Cleversburg Cemetery
Address:
Cleversburg United Methodist Church
1D Walnut Dale Road
Shippensburg, PA 17257
‎(717)‎ 532-5957


Show Details Source: Trevor and Judy Gontz - Cemetery Visitation

  Date of entry in original source: 11 July 2009
  Text: Gravestone inscription reads:

In Memory
of
Benjamin Gontz
Died
Feb. 12, 1876

Quality of Data: Primary


Note: Benjamin's stone is encased in concrete and is lying flat on the ground.
Last Change 21 September 2017 - 15:25:13 - by: trevor_gontz
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Immediate Family  (F83)
Barbara ‎(unknown)‎
1821 - 1895
Nathan Gontz
1853 -
Anna Gontz
1854 -
Aaron Galbreth Gontz
1857 - 1878
Charles O. Gontz ‎(Gantz)‎
1859 - 1918


Notes
Birth Birth date listed in Gantz/Gontz bible AND grave stone. See burial info.
Residence Guilford Township
Residence Aged 47 in 1870 Census Record ‎(expand/click on + to see record)‎
1870 United State Census ‎(Schedule 1.)‎, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA; p. 22, family 175, dwelling 159, line 21; August 8, 1870.
Death Death date taken from grave stone. See burial info.
Burial Benjamin's stone is encased in concrete and is lying flat on the ground.

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Sources
Birth Gantz / Gontz Bible
Residence 1850 United States Federal Census
Residence 1860 United States Federal Census
  Text: GANTZ, BENJ ‎(1860 U.S. Census)‎
PENNSYLVANIA , FRANKLIN, GUILFORD TWP
Age: 28, Male, Race: WHITE, Born: PA
Series: M653 Roll: 1111 Page: 361
Residence 1870 United States Federal Census
Citation Details:  1870 United State Census ‎(Schedule 1.)‎, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA
  Date of entry in original source: 8 August 1870
  Text: 1870 United State Census ‎(Schedule 1.)‎, Southampton Township, Cumberland County, PA; p. 22, family 175, dwelling 159, line 21; August 8, 1870.
Burial Trevor and Judy Gontz - Cemetery Visitation
  Date of entry in original source: 11 July 2009
  Text: Gravestone inscription reads:

In Memory
of
Benjamin Gontz
Died
Feb. 12, 1876

Quality of Data: Primary

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Close Relatives
Family with Barbara ‎(unknown)‎
Benjamin Gontz ‎(I97)‎
Birth 31 August 1821
Death 12 February 1876 ‎(Age 54)‎
-2 months
Wife
 
Barbara ‎(unknown)‎ ‎(I238)‎
Birth 4 July 1821
Death 26 November 1895 ‎(Age 74)‎

Marriage: Yes
#1
Son
Nathan Gontz ‎(I260)‎
Birth 1853 31 31
1 year
#2
Daughter
Anna Gontz ‎(I259)‎
Birth 1854 32 32
3 years
#3
Son
Aaron Galbreth Gontz ‎(I258)‎
Birth 16 January 1857 35 35
Death 19 March 1878 ‎(Age 21)‎
3 years
#4
Son
Charles O. Gontz ‎(Gantz)‎ ‎(I257)‎
Birth 28 November 1859 38 38
Death 18 May 1918 ‎(Age 58)‎