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Benjamin Winans DOWNING
 Benjamin Winans DOWNINGMale 1830 - 1894  (64 years)
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  • Name Benjamin Winans DOWNING  [1
    Relationshipwith John Louis CARR
    Born 01 APR 1830  Glen Head, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1856  Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1860  Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 01 JUL 1863  Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1864  Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1870  Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 03 AUG 1890  Mill Neck, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1892  Hempstead, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 02 DEC 1894  Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Aft 02 DEC 1894  Locust Valley Cemetery, Locust Valley, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Obituary 4 DEC 1894 
    Age 64 years 
    Person ID I4005  Carr-Scott
    Last Modified 24 JUL 2020 

    Father Ancestors Silas DOWNING
              b. 27 JUN 1789, Glen Head, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 FEB 1845, Macedon, Wayne, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Hester Perlee WINANS
              b. 15 NOV 1797, Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 MAY 1878, Macedon, Wayne, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1818  Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 10 children 
    Family ID F3360  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Georgiana V. UNDERHILL
              b. 26 OCT 1836, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 DEC 1905, 856 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Ella G. DOWNING
              b. 23 AUG 1866, Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 SEP 1938  (Age 72 years)
    Family ID F1449  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 01 APR 1830 - Glen Head, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Elected superintendent of schools - 1856 - Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 01 JUL 1863 - Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - District Attourney of Queens County - 1864 - Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Flushing, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Vacation home - 03 AUG 1890 - Mill Neck, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1892 - Hempstead, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 02 DEC 1894 - Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 02 DEC 1894 - Locust Valley Cemetery, Locust Valley, Nassau, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Downing, Benjamin W.
    Downing, Benjamin W.
    Birth date is in question. His headstone reads 1830, while several histories or biographical articles read 1835.

    Documents 10 Documents

    Headstones 2 Headstones

  • Sources 
    1. [S303] 1880 United States Federal Census, Database online. Year: 1880; Census Place: Queens, Queens, New York; Roll: 917; Family History Film: 1254917; Page: 173B; Enumeration District: 263; Image: 0348.
      Record for Benjamin W. Downing

    2. [S374] Find-a-Grave.

    3. [s48] Ancestry.com Family Trees, Database online.
      Record for Silas Downing

    4. [S286] U.S. Civil War Draft Registration Records, 1863-1865, Database online.
      Record for Benj W Downing

    5. [s48] Ancestry.com Family Trees, Database online.
      Record for Benjamin W. Downing

    6. [S412] New York State Census 1892, Database online.
      Record for Benjamin W Downing

    7. [S304] Web: New York, Find A Grave Index, 1664-2011, Database online.
      Record for Benjamin W Downing

    8. [S151] Family Tree, Downing, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/41508450/person/19637055267.
      Marriage to Hester Perlee Winans
      1818 16 May Age: 28
      Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey USA