Mary Magdalena Bos

8 September 1744–28 September 1829 (Age 85)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary Magdalena

When Mary Magdalena Bos was born on 8 September 1744, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, her father, John BOS or BOOZE, was 35 and her mother, Barbara Murray, was 29. She married John Benner on 18 December 1760, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 28 September 1829, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Telford, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Benner
1736–1812
Mary Magdalena Bos
1744–1829
Marriage: 18 December 1760
Chloe Ann Benner
1762–1829
Conrad Benner
1777–1853
Catharine Benner
1764–1826
Johannes John Benner
1765–1827
Henry Benner Sr.
1767–1841
George Benner
1768–
Maria Catharine Benner
1770–1828
Jacob Benner
1773–1827
Anna Magdalena Benner
1775–1806
John Adam Benner
1780–1862
Elizabeth Benner
1784–1860

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1760
Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 32

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 32

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1789

Age 45

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

1 Reduced form of Dutch Van den Bos, a variant of the topographic name Vandenbosch .2 South German and French: from the Germanic personal name Boso ( see Boos ).3 French (central France): variant of Bois .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Maria Benner, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Deaths and Burials, 1856-1971"
  • Maria Benner, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Mary in entry for Catharine Benner, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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