I was always curious about which Banta she married too- because I am also descended from Benjammin and Rebecca BUT also from the Banta family through my Long's..... So, I decided to try Family Search on LDS site AND--
1880 Census of Douglas, Jackson co., Kansas Nameagebp.Father bp.Mother bp. Henry BANTA38INKYKY Clarinda27ININKY Beuford07KSININ Charles W.05IN"" George C.03IN""
Alan, I am really glad that you are involved with our family history! I met your grandmother, she is a very special lady... I am desecnded through Mary Ann, sister of Eliza C.