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Lulu BENDALL3,333 died Unknown.3 She is reference number 100653.

Spouse: Oscar N. JAMES. Oscar N. JAMES and Lulu BENDALL were married on 25 Dec 1917.3,333 Reference Number:1603914

Ollie V. BENDALL3,333 was born in Jan 1867 in Alabama.3,333 She died Unknown.3 She is reference number 101067.

Spouse: Aaron A. JAMES. Aaron A. JAMES and Ollie V. BENDALL were married on 3 Jul 1883.3,333 Reference Number:1607393 Children were: Robert L. JAMES, Luther JAMES, Lennie E. JAMES, Leslie R. JAMES.

Sarah J. BENDALL3,333 was born on 10 Apr 1861.3,333 She died on 29 Jul 1921.3,333 She is reference number 100627.

Spouse: Cicero Hudson JAMES. Cicero Hudson JAMES and Sarah J. BENDALL were married on 11 Feb 1891 in Franklin Co, AL.3,333 Reference Number:1602274 Children were: Living JAMES, Nanny T. JAMES, Geneva JAMES, Oscar N. JAMES, Robert M. JAMES.

Ed BENDEN3,9 was born on 14 Jun 1915.3,9 He died in Apr 1982.3,9 He is reference number 90253.

Spouse: Elvie FISHER. Ed BENDEN and Elvie FISHER were married. Reference Number:1420499 Children were: Living BENDEN, Living BENDEN, Living BENDEN, Living BENDEN, Living BENDEN, Janet Louise BENDEN.

Janet Louise BENDEN3,9 was born on 25 Feb 1938.3,9 She died in Sep 1998.3,9 She is reference number 91522. Parents: Ed BENDEN and Elvie FISHER.

Spouse: Living CARTWRIGHT.

Anna Grace BENDER3,449 was born on 27 Jun 1912 in Camden, Preble County, Ohio..3,449 She died on 5 Apr 1936 in Dayton, Ohio.3,449 She is reference number 18581.

Anna graduated Germantown High School in 1932

Anna joined Grace Wesley Methodist Church at 140 East Market Street, Germantown, Ohio.

Anna is buried in Germantwon Cemetery, (Germantown, Ohio)


Mrs. Anna Swartzel, 23, wife of Raymond Swartzel, of Germantown died Sunday afternoon, April 5, 1936, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton after a short illness. Mrs. Swartzel had been ill at her home since march 15, and she was removed tothe hospital on march 24, where her condition continued critical. Born near camden, she moved to Germantown in 1920 with her parents and was graduated form Germantown High School with the class of 1932. She was a member of the methodist Episcopal Church. Surviving are the husband, two children, Vallie Delores, three years and harry Edward, seven months; her parents, Mrs. and Mrs. Harry Bender; three brothers, Ralph, charley and John Bender, and two sisters, Clara and Edna Bender. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at the parents residence and at 2:15 p.m. at the Methodist episcopal Church. Burial will be made in Germantown Cemetery. Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

Spouse: Raymond Edward SWARTZEL. Raymond Edward SWARTZEL and Anna Grace BENDER were married on 15 Jul 1932.3,449 Reference Number:387289 Children were: Living SWARTZEL, Living SWARTZEL.

Arletta May BENDER3,449 was born on 16 Jul 1914.3,449 She died on 21 Jun 1916.3,449 She is reference number 18583.

Arletta is buried in Mound Hill Cemetery at Eaton, Ohio. Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

Barbara BENDER.3

Spouse: Jr. Louis Flanagan WILLIAM. Children were: Deborah FLANAGAN.

Carolyn Ann BENDER3,449 was born on 27 Nov 1948.3,449 She died on 2 Aug 1996.3,449 She was also known as Candy. She is reference number 18645. Parents: John Owen BENDER and Living BAKER.

Spouse: Living BISHOP. Children were: Living BISHOP, Living BISHOP.

Spouse: Living SLUSSER.

Clara Elizabeth BENDER3,449 was born on 28 Jul 1916 in Farmersville, Jackson Township, Ohio.3,449 She died on 31 Jan 1975 in Middletown Hospital, Ohio.3,449 She is reference number 18584.

Clara is buried at Germantown Cemetery.

Clara is in Germantown in 1964 and 1956


Mrs. Clara E. Slusser, age 58, of 139 E. Jefferson Street, Germantown, Ohio, passed away Friday, January 31, 1975 at the Middletown Hospital. Her husband, Francis Slusser preceded her in death of June 23, 1965. She was a member of F.O.E. Lodge, ladies Auxiliary of Germantown, and was employed at Dons Pizza Parlor in Germantown. She is survived by two sons, larry of Germantown and thomas of Franklin, Ohio. Three brothers, William C. Bender, Ralph A. Bender, and John Bender all of Germantown, Ohio. One sister, Mrs. Edna Mefford, also of Germantown, Ohio. Three grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10:30 am. at John Arpp Funeral Home, Germantown, Ohio. Rev. J. C. Herbert officiating. Burial at the Germantown Cemetery. Visitaion Tuesday from 4;00 to 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

Spouse: Francis Walter SLUSSER. Francis Walter SLUSSER and Clara Elizabeth BENDER were married on 20 Jun 1936.3,449 Reference Number:387346 Children were: Living SLUSSER, Living SLUSSER.

Francis M. BENDER3,413 was born about 1845.3,413,639 He died WFT Est 1888-1937.3,413 He is reference number 93660.

Spouse: Catherine CROFT. Francis M. BENDER and Catherine CROFT were married on 8 Nov 1883 in Coshocton County, OH.3,413,638 Reference Number:1491892

Harry Augustus BENDER3,449 was born on 16 Jan 1890 in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio.3,449 He died on 21 Feb 1964 in Dayton, Ohio.3,449 He is reference number 17068.

Harry was the 4th child born to his parents.

When Harry's mother died he was placed in the Eaton Children's Home. Harry built Flinspach's tobacco boxes on North Cherry Street (now, the Landis Insurance Agency) and raised tobacco at two locations. Next he worked at Dupps Co. on North Cherry Stret.

Harry is buried at Mound Hill Cemetery at Eaton, Ohio.

Harry Augustus Bender, son of Charles A. and Annie (Carrianger) Bender, was born January 1890. The family Bible has the 18th, the courthouse at Eaton has the 16th, & Harry always used the 17th as his birthday. Harry was with Charles & Ollie Urschel as a boy & went to school at West Alexandria in Preble County. He was back in the home when a mother (Sarah Anthony) and her son (Henry "Hen) took Harry to work on their farm: located on Boomershine Road in north-
western German Township, Montgomery County, Ohio. He united Sunday, February 27, 1910 in the Farmersville's Messiah Luteran Church with Mary Evaline Shock. They planned the wedding for after the church service & the congregation gone; but they stayed & more came, filling the church. Mary's birth was April 25, 1893 at Rockford, Mercer county, Ohio to William A. and Mary "Minnie" Grace (Robinson) Shock: the grandaughter of George and Nancy (Herring) Shock, and Benjamin and Mary Ellen (Pixler) Roinson; the great-granddaughter of Peter and Mary Ann (Boyd) Shock, Lewis and Elizabeth (Shope) Herrring, and Joseph and Mary Robinsson; the great-great-granddaugh-
ter of George and Elizabeth (Schutlz) Shock, and James and Anna Maria (Yowler) Boyd; and the great-great-great-granddaughter of Isaac & Ann Yowler. Harry & Mary first lived at Somerville, Butler County, Ohio, where their 1st child was born. After moving to Camden in Preble County, their 2nd child was born. They abided by Farmersville on Manning Road, Jackson Township when their 4th and 5th children were born. Harry was doing farm work for carl Hudges and they moved to his farm near Mansfield, Ohio in 1918. After staying there fora year and a half, they went to Germantown. He started doing farm work for John Flin-
spach, so they moved to his tenant farm on Friend Road, German Township. It was here their last two children were born and they moved February 28, 1927 back to Germantown when the last child was just three weeks old.Harry, Mary, two of their babies and his second wife rest in Mound Hill cemetery in Eaton, Ohio.


Harry A. Bender, age 74, of 214 S. Cherry street, Germantown, died Friday, February 21, 1964 at 1:15 p.m. at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio. He had been in filing health since 1956. Harry Augustus was born January 16, 1890, in Eaton, Preble County, Ohio, to Charles A. and Anna Carrianger Bender. He married Miss Mary E. Shock, daughter of William A. and Minnie Robison Shock, February 27, 1910, in Farmersville, Ohio. They wer the parents of eights children. His wife died October 13, 1956. He late remarried and she died October 31, 1963. Three daughters, one siste and one brother are also deceased. A retired drill press operator from the John Dupps Company, member of the Germantown D of A. Survived by three sons, William C., Ralph A., and John O., all of Germantown, tow daughtes, Mrs. Clara E. Slusser and Mrs. Edna J. Mefford both of Germantown, one sister, Mrs. Edna E. Bell of Eaton, Ohio and one brothr Everett Roberts of Sommerville, Ohio, 14 grandchildren, 9 great-
grandchildren. Funeral services 2:00 p.m. Monday from the John Arpp Funeral Home, Germantown, Ohio, Rev. J. C. Herbert officiating. Burial will be in Mond Hill Cemetery, Eaton, Ohio. Visitation 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. D. of A. services Sunday at 7:30 p.m.

Spouse: Mary Evaline SHOCK. Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK were married on 27 Feb 1910 in Farmersville, Ohio.3,449 [Reference Number:367010

Farmersville Ohio is 2 miles N of Germantown, Ohio. Children were: Living BENDER, William Charley BENDER, Anna Grace BENDER, Arletta May BENDER, Clara Elizabeth BENDER, Ralph Augustus BENDER, Helen Irene BENDER, John Owen BENDER.

Helen Irene BENDER3,449 was born on 12 Mar 1922.3,449 She died on 27 Feb 1923.3,449 She is reference number 18587.

Helen is buried at Mound Hill Cemetery at Eaton, Ohio. Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

John Owen BENDER3,449 was born on 7 Feb 1927 in German Township, Montgomery County, Ohio..3,449 He died after 1989.3,449 He is reference number 18588.

John is 8th child of Harry and Mary Bender.

John was born at the John Flinspach farm on Friend Road. His family moved to Germantown when he was 3 weeks old.

His Navy Duty (1944-1946) during World War II was mostly at Hawaii.

In 1943, John started at the American Envelope in West Carrollton, Ohio; he followed the company (Renamed, Karolton Envelope Division) to Miamisburg and retired in 1986

John has membership in Germantown's Good Shepherd United Methodist Church

John is in Germantown, OHio in 1964 and 1956 and 1989 and 1975 and 1991 Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

Spouse: Living BAKER. Children were: Living BENDER, Living BENDER, Living BENDER, Carolyn Ann BENDER.

Justina BENDER3,183 was born on 8 Feb 1888.3,183 She died on 27 Jan 1941.3,183 She is reference number 71914.

Spouse: Frederick MARTELL. Frederick MARTELL and Justina BENDER were married about 1905.3,183 Reference Number:1188852 Children were: Living MARTELL.

Louise BENDER3,206,802 died Unknown.3 She is reference number 846.

Spouse: George Joseph BOYD. George Joseph BOYD and Louise BENDER were married on 28 Apr 1891.3,802 Reference Number:23524

Margaret BENDER3,879 died Unknown.3 She is reference number 37565. She was Nationality in Is Of German Descent..3,879

Spouse: Samuel BOYD. Samuel BOYD and Margaret BENDER were married. Reference Number:354191 Children were: George J. BOYD.

Mary Alice BENDER3,449 was born on 19 Jul 1932.3,449 She died on 9 Apr 1989 in Dayton, Ohio.3,449 She is reference number 18590.

Mary was William Areness and Mary "Minnie" Grace Shock's first great-granchild, and born on their 40 year anniversary.

Mary graduated Germantown High School in 1950 and attended University of Dayton.

Mary is buried in Mound Hill Cemetery in Easton, Ohio.

Mary is in Midland, Ohio in 1980


Mrs. Mary Alice (Bender) Curry, age 56, of Lewisburg, Ohio, died April 9, 1989 at Grandview Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. Mrs Curry was born to William Charley and Helen (Henry) Bender in Germantown, July 19, 1932. She graduated from Germantown High School in 1950 and received her degree from the University of Dayton in 1954. On April 7, 1953 she married Harold Donnie Curry, who survives his wife. Also surviving are her three sons: Ricardo Ray and wife RoseAnn of Lynchburg; jeffrey Steven and wife Teresa of New Vienna and Marcus Elden at home; three grandchildren: Dusty Ray, Stephanie and Cassandra Lynn Curry; her father and stepmother, Charley and Marjorie Bender of Germantown; Uncles, Ralph and John Bender of Germantown; Aunts, Edna Mefford of Germantown and Sarah Ellerman of Monre, Michigan. Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 12, at the Barnes Funeral Home in Eaton, with the Rev. Gary A. Batey officiating. Burial was at the Moung Hill Union Cemetery, also in eaton. Parents: William Charley BENDER and Helen Louise HENRY.

Spouse: Living CURRY. Children were: Living CURRY, Living CURRY, Living CURRY.

Ralph Augustus BENDER3,449 was born on 22 Sep 1918 in Jackson Township, Montgomery County, Ohio.3,449 He died on 10 Jul 1991 in Kettering Memorial Hospital.3,449 He is reference number 18586.

Ralph served in Army Air Force from March 1943 to February 1946.
After retiring from Raymond Bag company in Middletown, he did handiwork; said he had to be doing something, not just sitting around.

Ralph and Lena adopted Melody Ann Lewis, the daughter of Vallie Delores (Swartzel) Lewis.

Ralph lied beside Lena.

Ralph was devoted to Grace Wesly Methodist Church.

Ralph is in Germantown, Ohio in 1964 and 1956 and 1989 and 1975


Ralph A. Bender, age 72, of 28 N. Water St., Germantown, passed away Wednesday 1:40 p.m. July 10, 1991 at Kettering Memorial Hospital. Ralph was retired from Diamond International. He was a veteran of World War II serving in the United States Army Air Force. Preceded in death by his first wife, Lena 1980. Survived by his wife, Luella Conrad Bender; daughter and son-in-law, Melody Ann and Danny King of Trenton; stepson, Larry conrad of Paris, Kentucky; two stepdaughters, Susan Long of Germantown, Sherry Chamberlain of Somerville, Ohio; two brothers, John and Charley Bender, both of Germantown; four step-
grandchildren; many nices and nephews. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday at the Arpp and Root Funeral Home, Germantown. Rev. Glenn Barker officiating. Entombment Miami Valley Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends 2:00 p.m. to 5:0 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. The family suggest, if desired, memorial contributions be made to the Germantown Rescue Squad in Ralph's memory. Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

Spouse: Lena Maude ADDISON. Ralph Augustus BENDER and Lena Maude ADDISON were married on 20 Apr 1940.3,449 Reference Number:387385 Children were: Living LEWIS.

Spouse: Luella CRUMP. Ralph Augustus BENDER and Luella CRUMP were married on 16 Feb 1985.3,449 Reference Number:387396

Sallie BENDER.138

Spouse: Elwood BARNHART. Children were: Venessa BARNHART, Clayton BARNHART, Altha BARNHART, Hershel BARNHART, Paul BARNHART.

William Charley BENDER3,449 was born on 3 Dec 1910 in Somerville, Butler County, Ohio..3,449 He died after 10 Jul 1991.3,449 He was also known as Charley. He is reference number 18580.

William played football, boxed and drove the school bus (at age 16) before graduating Germantown High School in 1930.

"Charley" worked for John Flinspach making tobacco boxes, then the Works Progress Administration (in 1939 it was called Work Projects Administration).
Later, he employed at Frigidaire of Moraine, Ohio for 37 1/2 yrs. He retired in 1971 from there, having 10 supervisory years. They bought the old Emrick home at 133 East Center Street, Germantown, Ohio.

At the first writing of Edna's book, William belongs to St. John's United Church of Christ at 201 West Market Street, Germantown, Ohio.

william is in Germantown, Ohio in 1964 and 1956 and 1975

William and wife marjorie are in Germantown in 1989 and 1991 Parents: Harry Augustus BENDER and Mary Evaline SHOCK.

Spouse: Helen Louise HENRY. William Charley BENDER and Helen Louise HENRY were married on 28 Sep 1931 in Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan.3,449 Reference Number:387247 Children were: Mary Alice BENDER.

Spouse: Marjorie Virginia HEDGER. William Charley BENDER and Marjorie Virginia HEDGER were married on 23 Oct 1980.3,449 Reference Number:387269

Christen BENDSEN4,5 was born about 1703.4,5 He is reference number J1100206s.

Spouse: Margrethe JOENSEN. Christen BENDSEN and Margrethe JOENSEN were married on 24 Jun 1728.4,5

Elizabeth BENDY.129

Spouse: Richard LEE. Children were: Richard Henry LEE I.

Spouse: Francis SELF.

BENEDICT7,138 was born in 1724. He died in 1788.

Spouse: Elizabeth CALVERT.

Abigail BENEDICT377 was born on 8 Jun 1682 in Norwalk, Fairfield, CT.377 She died in 1713.377 Parents: Thomas BENEDICT and Mary MESSENGER.

Spouse: Robert ROYCE.

Benjamin BENEDICT5,128 was born about 1680.5,128

Spouse: Mary PLATT. Benjamin BENEDICT and Mary PLATT were married on 29 Nov 1705.5

Daniel BENEDICT377 was born in 1637 in Southold, ? Arshmonaque, L.I., NY.377 He died in Danbury, Fairfield, CT.377 Parents: Thomas BENEDICT and Mary BRIDGHAM.

Spouse: Mary MARVIN.

Daniel BENEDICT377 was born in 1651 in Southold, Suffolk, NY.377 He died in 1732 in Danbury, Fairfield, CT.377 He was buried in Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut.377 Parents: Thomas BENEDICT and Mary BRIDGHAM.

Spouse: Mary MARVIN.

Elakim BENEDICT.5,93,94,424

Spouse: Huldah HOYT.

Elizabeth BENEDICT377 was born between 1650 and 1659 in Southold, Suffolk, NY.377 She died in Fairfield, CT.377 Parents: Thomas BENEDICT and Mary BRIDGHAM.

Spouse: John SLAUSON.

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