Headstone: Obediah Martin Benge (1828-1913)


6 comments posted
Obediah Benge

i am looking for my family we are from oklahoma as far as i know my grand mother was sylvia benge can antone help me

Posted by thelma (not verified) on 7 January 2012 - 6:04pm
Sylvia Benge

Hello, Thelma:

My wife's maternal grandmother was Rose Ermine Benge. Her Benge ancestors that I have located, so far, are from TX, TN, VA, NC, SC, and there are a couple who were born in Indian Territory. A lot of the Benge family is connected to the Cherokee Nation, so the odds are very high that your Benge grandmother was from Oklahoma.

I have no 'Sylvia' in my wife's Benge line, so far, but I did find a reference to a Sylvia Benge, daughter of James and Elizabeth (Daughterty) Benge and she may have married a man named Johnson. I have no dates or locations on her and did not research further since I found not connection to my wife's line. This little bit of information may be of assistance to you, I hope.

Good hunting;
Emile Clede

Posted by Emile Clede on 16 January 2012 - 9:19am
Sylvia Benge

i did find out she was born in 1914, she married ruben Mitchum

Posted by thelma (not verified) on 12 March 2013 - 12:16am

Emile, let me know your email/phone. Have your address in SA
John Hagler

Posted by Anonymous (not verified) on 18 April 2009 - 9:44pm
Benge Family Heritage

Hello Emile Clede,

I'm searching out info on an Obadiah Benge that was married to an Etta Asbil (his 2nd wife) They were my G-grandparents. Do you have any info and the extra time it takes to share info with me.?



Posted by Karen Rasmussen (not verified) on 8 June 2008 - 1:07pm
Obadiah Benge

Obediah Benge is my ancestor, look me up on face book I do Cherokee genealogy, I would love to chat with you

Posted by thelma lema (not verified) on 30 April 2015 - 12:11pm

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