Family: Benjamin Franklin VanHook/Rachel Lewsader (F1106)

m. 11 Jul 1839


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin Franklin VanHook

    Born  1820  Pickaway, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Aug 1863  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sullivan Cemetery, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  11 Jul 1839  Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Thomas VanHook | F416 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nancy Phebus | F416 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Rachel Lewsader

    Born  20 Nov 1822  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Oct 1901  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sullivan Cemetery, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Andrew Luszader | F4015 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rebecca Davis | F4015 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Burton VanHook

    Born  27 Jul 1840  Covington, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aft 1925  Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mt. Hope Cemetery, Covington, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Samantha Jane Evans | F396 
    Married  21 Feb 1865  Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    John VanHook

    Born  Abt 1843  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Elizabeth J. VanHook

    Born  Dec 1844  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aug 1932  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John R. Cress | F2034 
    Married  Abt 1887   

    Child 4 | Male
    Thomas S. VanHook

    Born  Abt 1847  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Sep 1904  Troy, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Living | F411 
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    Child 5 | Male
    Wilson VanHook

    Born  Abt 1850  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
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    Spouse  Living | F3766 
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    Child 6 | Male
    James VanHook

    Born  Abt 1851  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried    Sullivan Cemetery, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Ann McGranahan | F2029 
    Married  25 Mar 1879  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Nancy VanHook

    Born  Abt 1852  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Living | F415 
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    Child 8 | Female
    Rebecca A VanHook

    Born  Abt 1854  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
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    Spouse  Living | F2033 
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    Child 9 | Male
    Andrew VanHook

    Born  1 May 1854  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Dec 1934  Sulphur, Crawford, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Cerilda (Rilla) Payne | F3758 
    Married  26 Jul 1875  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    Emily VanHook

    Born  Dec 1859  Covington, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1922  Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John Melvin Frazier | F405 
    Married     

    Child 11 | Male
    Voorhis VanHook

    Born  1862  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Apr 1871  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Sullivan Cemetery, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes  Married:
    • Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892
      Name: Benjamin Vanhook
      Spouse: Rachel Luzader
      Date: 11 Jul 1839
      County: Fountain
      State: Indiana
      Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
      Microfilm: 1321634 - 1321635

      1850 US Census - Wabash, Fountain Co., IN
      Benjamin VanHook, 49, b OH
      Rachel, 47, b OH
      Burton, 9, b IN
      John, 7, b IN
      Elizabeth, 5, b IN
      Thomas, 3, b IN
      Nancy, 1, b IN

      1860 United States Federal Census - Nevins, Vigo, Indiana
      Name Age
      Benj Van Hook 40
      Rachel Van Hook 38
      Barton Van Hook 20
      John Van Hook 17
      Elizabeth Van Hook 15
      Thomas S Van Hook 12
      Wilson Van Hook 11
      James Van Hook 10
      Andrew Vanhook 8
      Nancy Vanhook 6
      Rebecca A Vanhook 4
      Emily Vanhook 5/12

      1870 US Census - Nevins, Vigo Co., IN
      John VanHook, 27, b IN
      Rachel, 48, b OH
      James, 18, b IN
      Rebecca, 13, b IN
      Emily, 10, b IN
      Voorhis, 7, b IN

      1880 US Census - Nevins, Vigo Co., IN
      Rachel living with son James

      1900 US Census - Nevins, Vigo Co., IN
      Rachel living with daughter Elizabeth & her husband John Cress