Person:Benjamin Arnold (22)

Watchers
Benjamin Board Arnold
d.bef 1924
m.
  1. Kiturah ArnoldAbt 1820 - 1847
  2. Benjamin Board ArnoldAbt 1824 - Bef 1924
  3. Maranda Arnold1826 -
  4. Almeda Arnold1827 - 1895
  5. John ArnoldAbt 1829 -
  • HBenjamin Board ArnoldAbt 1824 - Bef 1924
  • WAmerica JarrettBet 1826 & 1827 - 1916
m. 11 Sep 1844
  1. Belle Zana Arnold1845 - 1924
  2. Jackson F. ArnoldAbt 1847 -
  3. James F. Arnold1849 -
  4. Ella Florence Arnold1853 - 1943
  5. Virginia 'Adeline' Arnold1855 - 1931
  6. Martha Arnold1858 - 1858
  7. Henry Columbus Arnold1861 -
  8. Nancy T. ArnoldAbt 1863 -
  9. John W. ArnoldAbt 1865 -
Facts and Events
Name Benjamin Board Arnold
Gender Male
Birth[7] abt 1824 Gilmer Co., Virginia (now West Virginia), United States
Marriage 11 Sep 1844 Kanawha County, Virginia (now West Virginia)to America Jarrett
Residence[1] 1858 Letter Gap, Gilmer Co., West Virginia, United States
Death? bef 1924

Ann Powers notes that Benjamin and America had 9 children.

1850 Census Dist 29, Kanawha Co., Virginia Benjamine B. Arnold 25 M carpenter VA America Arnold 23 F VA Belzenia Arnold 5 F VA Jackson F. Arnold 4 M VA James F. Arnold 7/12 M VA John F. Reynolds 30 M lumber business VA

1860 Census, Glenville, Gilmer Co., Virginia Benjamin B. Arnold 36 M Gilmer, VA America Arnold 33 F Kanawha, VA Bellezena Arnold 15 F Kanawha, VA Jackson ?. Arnold 13 M Gilmer, VA James ?. Arnold 11 M Kanawha, VA Ella H. Arnold 9 F Gilmer, VA Virginia A. 7 F Gilmer, VA

1880 Census Dist 141, Center, Gilmer Co., West Virginia Arnold, Benjamin W M 56 married farmer VA MD PA Arnold, America W F 54 wife married keeping house VA VA VA Arnold, Henry C. W M 19 son single farmer VA VA VA Arnold, Nancy T. W F 15 dau single at home WV VA VA Arnold, John W. W M 14 son single farmer WV VA VA

Info from d/c Belzina Reaser. D/C rec'd from Debra Winkelman Town of Revel, Dekalb Dist, Gilmer Co. Belzina was widowed, 78 yrs, - months, 20 days when she died She was born 18 Dec 1845 in Charleston, WV (Charleston is in Kanawha Co and it was VA at the time.) She died 7 Jan 1924; reason for death: TB Her parents were Benjamen B. Arnold, b Indianapolis, Indiana and America Jarret, b Charleston, WV Informant was B. F. Reaser of Glenville, WV Undertaker: Roy B. McGee, Cox's Mills, WV with burial in Revel on 9 Jan 1924 (Comment by J. Kimble: d/c: info on birthplace of her father Benjamin Arnold appears to be an error. On 1850 through 1880 census records Benjamin has always been listed as born in Virginia. Other records have said he was born in Gilmer Co VA which became Gilmer, West Virginia in 1863.)

References
  1. West Virginia, United States. Vital Research Records Search Selection. (West Virginia, United States: West Virginia Archives and History).

    from b/c of his dau Martha Arnold

  2.   Jackson, P. A. Jackson Ledger. (1887)
    Page 16.
  3.   United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432)
    Dist 29, Kanawha Co., Virginia.
  4.   United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M653)
    Glenville, Gilmer Co., Virginia.

    The enumerator actually wrote in the county of birth

  5.   United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132)
    Center Dist, Gilmer Co., West Virginia.
  6.   United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T9)
    Dist 141, Center Dist. Gilmer Co., West Virginia.
  7. 'Jpowers01 at comcast dot net'. Research of Ann Powers rec'd 17 Apr 2007 by email.