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Maud McFadden

Female 1891 - 1970  (79 years)


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  • Name Maud McFadden  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 9 Nov 1891  Brockville, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Dec 1970  Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Buried Elkland Township Cemetery, Cass City, Tuscola County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • At the time of the 1930 and 1940 census Maud's widowed mother, Sarah McFadden born ca 1859 in CanadaEnglish, was living in the home of Maud and Glenn Benkelman.

      Fately injured in a car-train crash, along with her husband.
    Person ID I855  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Family Glen Frederick Benkelman,   b. 20 Jan 1891, Cass City, Tuscola County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1970, Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1921  Evanston, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Cass City Chronicle
      Vol 7, Number 10
      July 22, 1921

      Married at Evanston

      Miss Maude McFadden Is Bride of Glen F. Benkelman

      On June 18 the marriage of Miss Maude McFadden and Glen F. Benkelman was solemnized at Evanston, Illinois in the presence of a few friends.

      The bride's home has always been Evanston, where she attended Northwestern University. She also attended the University of Toronto, Canada.

      Mr. Benkelman, who had many friends and acquantinces in Cass City, attended the Cass City schools, later obtaining training in electrical engineering at Purdue University and the Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Co., Pittsburgh, Pa. He is located in Chicago with Becker Bros., electrical engineers.

      Mr. and Mrs. Benkelman will have their home at 529 Kedzie Street, Evanston, Illinois. After taking a lake trip of a few days, the arrived at the home of John A. Benkelman on July 5, and having spent a pleasant two weeks vacation, left for Chicago, Monday, July 18.


      (Transcribed by Melinda McLemore Strong, Spring 2007)
    Children 
     1. William "Bill" Glen Benkelman,   b. 24 Nov 1923, Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1999, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Ruth Benkelman,   b. 21 Mar 1926, Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1986, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2008 
    Family ID F622  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Nov 1891 - Brockville, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jun 1921 - Evanston, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Dec 1970 - Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elkland Township Cemetery, Cass City, Tuscola County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Benkelman, John Adam ca 1946
    Benkelman, John Adam ca 1946
    John Adam Benkleman with his children and their spouses. Granddaughter Scottie Pritchard identifies those in the photo as follows: "My grandfather John Adam Benkelman front and center with is children and their spouses and I think 2 grandchildren. My parents, Benk and Olive, are on the left. Back row Alvin, Glen, maybe Bill, John's wife, John, maybe Marie's husband and Dorus. Front row Olive, Maude, John Adam, Marie and maybe Ruth her daughter?"

    PLEASE HELP US POSTIVELY IDENTIFY EVERYONE IN THIS PHOTO.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

    Headstones
    Benkelman, Maud (McFadden)
    Benkelman, Maud (McFadden)

  • Sources 
    1. [S337] Benkelman, Hilda Jane Stickley THE MEMOIRS OF JOHN A. BENKELMAN (Privately Published, 1966).

    2. [S653] Cass City Chronicle, P.O. Box 115, Cass City, Michigan 48726, Published continously since 1899, archived from 1899 through 2005 at http://newspapers.rawson.lib.mi.us/chronicle/, July 22, 1921 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1414] Ancestry.com - Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, & 1958-2007.

    4. [S564] 1930 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002., (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls. Containing records for approximately 123 million Americans, the 1930 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and is the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1930, and contains information about a household’s family members and occupants including: birthplaces, occupations, immigration, citizenship, and military service. The names of those listed in the census are linked to actual images of the 1930 Census.), Ohio, Cuyahoga County, Cleveland City Enumerated April 14, 1930 ED 18-276 SD 6 Sheet 23A Stamed 233 3813-19-29 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1414] Ancestry.com - Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, & 1958-2007, ca 1893 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S492] Peck, Edward Arthur THE TEN BENKELMANS WHO EMIGRATED TO AMERICA Ca. 1850s AND CERTAIN OF THEIR DESCENDANTS, 1982.