Benjamin William Binns  (I841)
Surname: Binns
Given Names: Benjamin William

Gender: Male Male
      

Birth: 27 November 1830 Wakefield
Death: 10 December 1925 Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co., Iowa, USA

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 27 November 1830 Father40Mother40 Wakefield

Christening 20 February 1831 (Age 2 months) Quebec Independent, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Marriage 13 March 1854 (Age 23) Hannah Fernside - Leeds, Yorks

Universal Identifier 97EBE562D33DDC119DA50080C8F88E572DCF
Death 10 December 1925 (Age 95) Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co., Iowa, USA

Last Change 8 November 2017 - 04:22:03 - by: binnsadmin

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1841 Census at Westgate Common, Wakefield, Benjamin Binns age 11
1850 Apr 5 Leeds Intelligencer: Marriages in Leeds, Mr Benjamin Binns, bricklayer to Miss Hannah Fearnsides, both of Leeds
Sailed from Liverpool, England 30th day of March 1858 aboard City of Baltimore
1851 Census at Hatfield Road, Wakefield, Benjamin Binns, married son age 20, bricklayer born Wakefield
1858 Apr 9 aboard Great Western recorded arrival in New York mistranscribed as Bent. He was bricklayer age 28, with wife, Hannah and three sons, Nathan, age 6, Benjamin, age 4, and John age 1.
1860 US Census at Scott Township, Mahaska, Iowa, age 30
1864 Feb 16 Certificate of naturalisation
1870 US Census at Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, age 39, farmer
1885 Iowa Census at Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, age 54
1895 Census Webster Township, Maddison Co., Iowa, married age 64
1900 Census Webster Township, Maddison County, Iowa, married head age 69, born Nov 1830, in England, married 49 years, immigrated 1868, retired farmer. Close by are Nathan Binns and Benjamin S Binns, and their families
1910 Census Webster Township, Maddison County, Iowa, married head age 79, married 59 years farmer on own income
1912 Returned to Oskaloosa
1920 US Census at Mahaska, Iowa, widowed age 89. Widowed head was Lydia Stoker age 56, born Iowa
He immigrated to America in the year 1868 coming to Oskaloosa, Iowa. He moved to Madison County in 1886 residing on a farm in Webster township until 1912 when he returned to Oskaloosa, where he rested until his death
1920 Jul 6 Will $500 to St James Church, Oskaloosa; residue in equal shares to his sons Nathan Binns,of Madison County, Iowa; Benjamin Shaw Binns of Madison County, Iowa; and John William Binns of Mahaska County Iowa.
Iowa Obituaries: Benjamin Binns was born in 1830 in the city of Wakefield, Yorkshire, England and departed this life Dec. 10, 1925 at the age of 95 years and 13 days. He was married to Hannah Fernside in the year 1850. To this union three sons were born. He immigrated to America in the year 1858 coming to Oskaloosa, Iowa. He moved to Madison County in 1886 residing on a farm in Webster township until 1912 when he returned to Oskaloosa, where he rested until his death. His wife preceded him in death in the year 1911, also one son Nathan in 1924.
He is survived by two sons William Binns of Oskloosa and Shaw Binns of Madison County, thirty-six grand-children and fifty-one great grandchildren.
At the time of his death he was a member of St. James Episcopal church of Oskaloosa, also a member of the Masonic Order for fifty years. He was sick only one week.

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