Johannes William Benzley

16 March 1856–23 June 1933 (Age 77)
Ehrikon, Wildberg, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Johannes William

When Johannes William Benzley was born on 16 March 1856, in Ehrikon, Wildberg, Zürich, Switzerland, his father, Erhard Bünzli, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Baumberger, was 24. He married Josephine Cartlidge on 16 October 1886, in Logan Utah Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in American Falls, Power, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Pend Oreille, Washington, United States in 1930. He died on 23 June 1933, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Good Shepherd Cemetery, Fort Hall, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannes William Benzley
Josephine Cartlidge
Marriage: 16 October 1886
Josephine Lillian Benzley
Elsie Elizabeth Benzley
Daisy Lavena Benzley
Roscoe John Benzley
Fredrick Wayne Benzley
Percy Lavon Benzley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 October 1886Logan Utah Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1885: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 25
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Beasley .

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

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    Sources (26)

    • John W Benzley in entry for Benzley, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • J W Benzley, "United States Census, 1930"
    • John William Benzley, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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