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Henry Bentzel

Male 1803 - 1875  (71 years)


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  • Name Henry Bentzel  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 19 Aug 1803  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN ZWS1-SL 
    Residence 1840  West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 7 Oct 1850  Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Laborer 
    Occupation 9 Aug 1870  Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Died 22 Jun 1875  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Strayers Cemetery, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8253  default
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2007 

    Father David Bentzel, Sr.,   b. 16 Sep 1777, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1854, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Meisenhelder,   b. 3 Nov 1773, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1819, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1802  First Trinity Church, York, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catherine Frantz,   b. Abt 1804, Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1838  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1827  York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Children 
    +1. Moses Bentzel,   b. 28 Aug 1831, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1918  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2007 
    Family ID F3963  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Leah Heindel,   b. 15 Aug 1810,   d. 22 Mar 1874  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1838  [10, 12, 13
    Children 
    +1. Felix Bentzel,   b. 28 Mar 1839, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1905  (Age 66 years)
     2. Emanuel Bentzel,   b. 17 Aug 1841, Dover, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1911, Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Elizabeth Bentzel,   b. 22 Apr 1842,   d. 20 Feb 1867  (Age 24 years)
    +4. Daniel Bentzel,   b. Apr 1849, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913  (Age ~ 63 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F1222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1840 U.S. Census
    1840 U.S. Census
    West Manchester Twp, York, Pennsylvania: Lists "Henry Bentzell" (b.1803) family
    1870 U.S. Census [9 Aug 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census [9 Aug 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census - Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: David Bentzel & Henry Bentzel Families
    1850 U.S. Census [7 Oct 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census [7 Oct 1850]
    1850 U.S. Census - Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania: Henry Bensel, David Bensel, & Daniel Bensel Families

    Headstones
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone of Henry Bentzel at Strayers Cemetery. Taken by Chad G. Nichols

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Birth information retrieved from grave marker
      CHRISTENING: May have been christened at First Trinity Church, York, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA

  • 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).
      1840 U.S. Census - 001321; 1850 U.S. Census - 003136; 1870 U.S. Census - 003135; Grave Marker - 003512

    2. [S400] Greater Dover Historical Society, Inc., The, ([Online]) (Reliability: 3).
      Joyce Law transcripts of Strayers Lutheran Cemetery list "Henry Bentzel" died 6/22/1875 at age 71 yrs 10 mos 3 days; Calculates birthdate 19 Aug 1803

    3. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    4. [S608] 1840 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 4th Census, 1840, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      West Manchester Twp, York, Pennsylvania: Lists "Henry Bentzell," 1 male 10-15 yrs, 1 male 30-40 yrs (Henry), 1 female 15-20 yrs, 1 female 30-40 yrs (Leah)

    5. [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.).

    6. [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 31, 34 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists Henry Bentzel, son of David Bentzel & Elizabeth Meisenhelter; born 19 Aug 1803 at York Co, Pennsylvania, died 22 Jun 1875 at York Co, Pennsylvania

    7. [S229] 1870 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 9th Census, 1870, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania - Henry Bentzel Family:
      --Henry, 67, Farmer, value of real estate 2500, value of personal estate 700, birthplace PA, male citizen
      --Leah, 60, Keeping house, birthplace PA, cannot write
      --Emanuel, 28, Carpenter, birthplace PA, deaf, male citizen
      --Magdalena, 39, (wife), birthplace PA, deaf
      --Daniel, 21, Works on farm, birthplace PA, deaf, male citizen
      (nearby is Henry's younger brother, David)

    8. [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.) (Reliability: 3).
      Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania - Henry Bensel Family:
      --Henry, 47, Laborer, value of real estate owned 800, birthplace PA
      --Leah, 40, birthplace PA
      --Felix, 11, birthplace PA
      --Emanuel, 9, birthplace PA
      --Elizabeth, 7, birthplace PA
      --Daniel, 1, birthplace PA
      (nearby are brothers David and Daniel)

    9. [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 34 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists marriage 11 Mar 1827 by Rev. Leaffler

    10. [S446] York Gazette, (York, Pennsylvania).

    11. [S651] German Gazette, (Pennsylvania).

    12. [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 34 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists marriage 7 Jun 1838 by Rev. Zeigler

    13. [S662] Republican, (Pennsylvania (periodical)).