Jonathan Benbow

Male About 1828 - 1906


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  • Born  About 1828  Llanfair Caereinion, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  21 Sep 1828  Meifod, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  24 Dec 1906  Gwern-y-Cil, Meifod, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I2029  Benbow Family and Allied Lines
    Last Modified  11 Apr 2011 

    Father  Jonathan Benbow,   b. About 1799, Llanllugan, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1878, Gwern-y-Cil, Meifod, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Jane Rowlands,   b. About 1795, Darowen, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877, Gwern-y-Cil, Meifod, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  06 Apr 1825 
    Family ID  F725  Group Sheet

    Family  Margaret Davies,   b. 1828 - 1829, Meifod, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907 
    Married  1849 
    Notes 
    • 1851 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Dolwar, place name Tyisa:
      (all born in Montgomeryshire)
      Jonathan Benbow, head, married, age 22, farmer of 33 acres, born Llanfair
      Margret Benbow, wife, married, age 22, born "Myfod"
      Margret Benbow, daughter, unmarried, age 1, born "Guildfield"
      Mary Ellis, servant, unmarried, age 12, born Llanfyllin

      1861 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Dolwar, Tyisaf:
      Johathan Bembow, head, married, age 32, farmer of 34 acres, born Llanfair
      Margaaret Bembow, wife, married, age 32, born Meifod
      Margaret Bembow, daughter, age 11, born Guilsfield
      Mary Bembow, daughter, age 9, scholar, born Llanfihangel
      Jonanath Bembow, son, age 6, scholar, born Llanfihangel
      Thomas Bembow, son, age 3, born Llanfihangel
      David Bembow, son, age 9 months, born Llanfihangel

      1871 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Dolwar, place name Tyisa:
      Jonathan Bembow, head, married, age 42, farmer of 34 acres, born Llanfair
      Margret Bembow, wife, married, age 43, farmer's wife, born Meifod
      Thomas Bembow, son, unmarried, age 13, farmer's son, born Llanfihangel
      David Bembow, son, unmarried, age 11, farmer's son, born Llanfihangel
      Richard Bembow, son, age 8, scholar, born Llanfihangel
      Jane Bembow, daughter, age 5, farmer's daughter, born Llanfihangel
      Evan Bembow, son, age 3, farmer's son, born Llanfihangel
      Sarah Bembow, daughter, age 6 months, farmer's daughter, born Llanfihangel

      1881 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Meifod, place name Gwern-y-cil:
      Jonathan Benbow, head, married, age 52, farmer of 53 acres, born Llanfaircaereinion
      Margaret Benbow, wife, married, age 53, born Meifod
      Jane Benbow, daughter, unmarried, age 15, born Llanfihangel
      Evan Benbow, son, unmarried, age 13, scholar, born Llanfihangel
      Sarah Benbow, daughter, unmarried, age 10, scholar, born Llanfihangel
      Sarah Jane Benbow, granddaughter, unmarried, age 6, born Llanfihangel

      1891 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Meifod, place name Gwerny Red Farm:
      Jonathan Benbow, head, married, age 62, farmer, employer, born Montgomeryshire: Llanfair
      [wife Margaret is not listed on this census]
      Evan Benbow, son, single, age 23, farmer's son, employed, born Montgomeryshire: Llanfihangel
      Sarah Benbow, daughter, single, age 20, farmer's daughter, born Montgomeryshire: Llanfihangel
      Margaret A. Benbow, grand-dau., age 11, scholar, born Lancashire: Liverpool
      Jonathan Benbow, grand-son., age 6, scholar, born Lancashire: Liverpool
      David Jones, serv., single, age 16, farm servant, employed, born Montgomeryshire: Llanerfil [Llanerfyl]

      1901 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Meifod, place name Gwern-y-keel:
      Jonathan Benbow, head, married, age 74
      Margaret Benbow, wife, married, age 75, born Montgomeryshire: Llangymeiw [?]
      Evan Benbow, son, single, age 33, ordinary agricultural laborer, worker, born Montgomeryshire: Llanfihangel
      Sarah Benbow, daughter, single, age 30, born Montgomeryshire: Llanfihangel
      Jonathan Benbow, grandson, single, age 16, ordinary agricultural laborer, worker, born Cheshire: Birkenhead
      Dinah Benbow, grand-dau., single, age 11, born Montgomeryshire, Llanfihangel [not sure whose daughter she is, but she apparently does not belong to the grandfather's son Jonathan]
    Children 
     1. Margret Benbow,   b. 1850, Guilsfield, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Benbow,   b. 1852, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jonathan Benbow,   b. Sep 1854, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas Benbow,   b. 09 May 1857, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. David Benbow,   b. Dec 1859, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Richard Benbow,   b. 31 Oct 1862, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1930, Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Jane Benbow,   b. Jun 1866, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Evan Benbow,   b. Dec 1867, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Sarah Elizabeth Benbow,   b. Sep 1871, Llanfihangel, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  5 Apr 2011 
    Family ID  F726  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Benbow Y-DNA Project - participating line
    Benbow Y-DNA Project - participating line


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