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Moses Bentzel

Male 1812 - 1859  (46 years)


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  • Name Moses Bentzel  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 7 Nov 1812  of Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 17 Dec 1850  Paradise Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Carpenter 
    Died 1 Jul 1859 
    Buried Roth's Church Cemetery, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10033  default
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2006 

    Father Johannes Bentzel,   b. 23 Oct 1775,   d. 30 May 1828  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Salome,   b. 13 Jul 1787,   d. 30 Sep 1823  (Age 36 years) 
    Family ID F9055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Susanna,   b. 6 Jan 1816, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1852  (Age 36 years) 
    Married Abt 1834 
    Children 
     1. John Bentzel,   b. 30 Dec 1837, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Sarah Bentzel,   b. 8 Nov 1840, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1923  (Age 82 years)
    +3. Aaron Bentzel,   b. 23 Aug 1842, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Madison Co, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Henry Bentzel,   b. 1 Apr 1844, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1916, of Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. George Bentzel,   b. 8 Feb 1846, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1848, of York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Moses H. Bentzel,   b. 3 Nov 1847, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Mary Elizabeth Bentzel,   b. 28 Sep 1849, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Adair Co, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. Oliver Bentzel,   b. 15 Jan 1852, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1852, Jackson Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F7070  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Anna Strehly,   b. 22 Jul 1831,   d. 27 Mar 1909  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 5 Jan 1854  Paradise Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Killian Franklin Bentzel,   b. 1 Feb 1855, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1940  (Age 84 years)
     2. Jinney Bentzel,   b. 8 Apr 1856, Paradise Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. William Gilbert Bentzel,   b. 11 Nov 1858, Paradise Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1921  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F782  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1850 U.S. Census [17 Sep 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census [17 Sep 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census - Paradise Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania - Moses Bensel family: Moses Bentzel, Susan, and children: John, Sarah, Aaron, Henry, Moses, & Mary

    Headstones
    Headstone [9 Mar 2006]
    Headstone [9 Mar 2006]
    Headstone of Moses Bentzel at Roth's Church Cemetery; Taken by Stan Reiber

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Birthdate is calculated from headstone which reads death 1 Jul 1859, aged 46 yrs, 7 mos, 24 days
      PARENTS: It is highly unlikely Moses' father is this particular Johannes Bentzel. Further research is needed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1850 U.S. Census - 002646; Grave Marker - 003245

    2. [S609] Bentzel: My Family Tree, Gallagher, Florence I. & Bentzel Family Reunion Members, (Never published, rough draft copy dated 5 Aug 1973 in possession of Chad G. Nichols), P 24 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists birthdate 1812, parents John Bentzel and unknown mother

    3. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 418 (Reliability: 3).
      Paradise Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: Moses Bensel Family
      * Moses, age 38, Carpenter, value of real estate 3000, birthplace PA
      * Susan, age 32, birthplace PA
      * John, age 13, attended school within the yr, birthplace PA
      * Sarah, age 10, attended school within the yr, birthplace PA
      * Aaron, age 8, attended school within the yr, birthplace PA
      * Henry, age 5, birthplace PA
      * Moses, age 3, birthplace PA
      * Mary, age 1, birthplace PA
      * Also in the household are Susan Groover, George Hoar (Carpenter), & Elias Attand (Carpenter)

    4. [S193] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, 2006).

    5. [S381] Grave Marker (Reliability: 3).
      In memory of
      MOSES BENTZEL
      died Jul 1, 1859
      aged 46 Years
      7 mos & 24 days

      Photo by Stan Reiber, transcription by Chad G. Nichols