580.Benjamin S. PROUTY was born on 23 Aug 1814 in Shutesbury, Franklin Co., Mass.3364 He was a cabinet maker and merchant on 29 Aug 1850 in Leverett, Franklin Co., Mass. 3365 He was a journeyman cabinetmaker on 1 Aug 1860 in Northampton, Hampshire Co., Mass.3366He appeared on the census of 13 Aug 1860 in Northampton.3367 On 1 Jun 1870 he was a retail variety store owner there with real estate valued at $5000.00 and a personal estate of $2500.00.3368 He died on 7 May 1874.3369 He resided in Amherst and Northampton, Mass.3370 He was married to Henrietta Phebe ANDREWS (daughter of Salvadore ANDREWSand Elizabeth LYON) about 1836.Henrietta Phebe ANDREWS was born in 1814 in Mass.3371 She appeared on the census on 29 Aug 1834 in Leverett, Franklin Co., Mass.3372 She died on 14 Jul 1858 in Northampton soon after giving birth to Henrietta.3373Benjamin S. PROUTY and Henrietta Phebe ANDREWS had the following children:
+1612 i. Benjamin Franklin PROUTY. +1613 ii. William H. PROUTY. +1614 iii. Edward Frederick PROUTY. 1615 iv. Frederick E. PROUTY was born in 1844 in Mass.3374 He appeared on the census on 29 Aug 1850 in Leverett.3375 +1616 v. Emma E. PROUTY. +1617 vi. Henrietta Phebe "Etta" PROUTY.
He was married secondly to Laura A. HOLDEN on 21 Dec 1858.3376Laura A. HOLDEN was born in 1827 in New Hampshire.3377She resided in 1858 in Watertown, Jefferson Co., New York.3378She appeared on the census on 13 Aug 1860 and 1 Jun 1870 in Northampton. 3379, 3380
575.Galen PROUTY was born on 26 Jan 1803 in Holden, Worcester Co., Mass.3301 He owned land in 1824 in Shutesbury, Franklin Co., Mass. and appeared on the census there in 1830. 3302, 3303 In 1840 he resided in West Turin, Lewis Co., New York.3304 He was a farmer on 29 Oct 1850 in Worth, Jefferson Co., New York and owned real estate worth $500.00. 3305 He resided between 1854 and 1860 in Ohio and between 1860 and 1876 in Knox Co., Illinois. 3306, 3307 He was a farmer on 12 Jul 1860 in Bronson, Huron Co., Ohio.3308 He was in the mercantile business between 1868 and 1876 in Oneida, Knox Co., Illinois and appeared on the there census on 4 Aug 1870. 3309, 3310 He died in 1876 in Oneida.3311 He was married to Sarah Maria RUSSELL on 20 Nov 1827 in Shutesbury.3312Sarah Maria RUSSELL was born on 28 Jan 1808 in Mass.3313 She resided in 1827 in Belchertown, Hampshire Co., Mass.3314 She appeared on the census on 29 Oct 1850 in Worth, Jefferson Co., New York and on 12 Jul 1860 in Bronson, Huron Co., Ohio. 3315, 3316 On 4 Aug 1870 she lived in Oneida, Knox Co., Illinois. 3317 She died there in 1876, seven weeks before her husband’s death.3318 Galen PROUTY and Sarah Maria RUSSELL had the following children:
+1590 i. Elisha Russell PROUTY. +1591 ii. Henry Augustine PROUTY. +1592 iii. Huldah Ann PROUTY. +1593 iv. Richard Monroe PROUTY. +1594 v. Nancy Marilla PROUTY. 1595 vi. Mary Sophia PROUTY was born on 30 Nov 1839 in New York.3319 She appeared on the census on 29 Oct 1850 in Worth, Jefferson Co., New York and on 12 Jul 1860 in Bronson, Huron Co., Ohio. 3320, 3321 +1596 vii. Emery Sanford PROUTY. +1597 viii. Clinton Galen PROUTY. +1598 ix. William R. PROUTY. +1599 x. Frederick William PROUTY. 1600 xi. Francis DeElbert PROUTY was born on 28 Jun 1851.He died on 5 Jun 1854.