Benjamin Redlon

19 January 1803–6 February 1883 (Age 80)
Buxton, York, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin

When Benjamin Redlon was born on 19 January 1803, in Buxton, York, Maine, United States, his father, Amos Redlon, was 20 and his mother, Sarah Emery, was 18. He married Hannah Gibson on 11 October 1821, in Buxton, York, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Granger, Allegany, New York, United States in 1850 and Plainfield, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 6 February 1883, in North Loup, Valley, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, North Loup, Valley, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Redlon
Hannah Gibson
Marriage: 11 October 1821
Silas Gibson Redlon
Sarah Redlon
Benjamin Carsley Redlon
Mary Redlon
Elizabeth Redlon
Miriam Ridlon
Nathaniel K Redlon
Abigail C Redlon
Serena Redlon
Amos Marcus Redlon
Thomas Leonard Redlon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1821Buxton, York, Maine, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries: 1816: Penobscot, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Penobscot, Maine, United States
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 22
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    German: habitational name from any of several places so named in Saxony, Brandenburg, and Pomerania.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (19)

    • Benjamin Ridlon, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Benjamin Redlon, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Benjamin Ridlon in entry for Silas Ridlon, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"

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