Joel Benscoter

15 October 1822–27 November 1825 (Age 3)
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joel

When Joel Benscoter was born on 15 October 1822, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Benscoter, was 45 and his mother, Lois Chapin, was 35. He died on 27 November 1825, at the age of 3.

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Jacob Benscoter
1777–1826
Lois Chapin
1786–1858
Mary Polly Benscoter
1813–1895
Hannah Benscoter
1815–1839
Elizabeth Benscoter
1817–1891
Sarah A Benscoter
1820–1904
Joel Benscoter
1822–1825
Wesley Benscoter
1824–1895

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World Events (1)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

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

Variant of Dutch Benschoter .

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

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