66.SAMUEL HOUSTON6 BENGE, SR (ELIZA5LOWREY, JOHN4, NANNIE3WATTS, GI-GO-NE-LI2I, U-LU-TSE1) was born January 28, 1832 in Georgia, and died October 23, 1902 in his farm near Ft Gibson, OK.He married (1) LUCY BLAIR 1851, daughter of GEORGE BLAIR and SARAH BLYTHE.She was born Abt. 1836, and died April 1866.He married (2) NANNIE BREWSTER October 15, 1866, daughter of THEADORE BREWSTER and MARY BALDRIDGE.She was born October 1845 in Flint Dist, CNW (raised in Going Snake Dist), and died Aft. 1906. Notes for SAMUEL HOUSTON BENGE, SR: Lieutennant in 3rd Reg. Indian Home Guard (Union). Attorney and Delegate To Washington For Cherokee Nation. More About SAMUEL HOUSTON BENGE, SR: 1869 Census [CN]: Illinois, 439 with 1 woman, 4 boys & 3 girls 1880 Census [CN]: Illinois, 48 1890 Census [CN]: Illinois, 1676 1902-07 Dawes roll: card# 1688, roll# 4499 Biography: 1901, Gideon, "Indian Territory", page 376 Blood: 1/2 Cherokee Burial: Officer's Circle, Ft Gibson Nat Cem, OK Clan: Ani'-Gilâ'hi = Twisters, Braids, or Long Hair Clan (Eliza Lowrey) Detachment: 1838, 38-04 Benge/LowreyOctober 01, 1838 - January 11, 1839 Medical Information: Fair complexioned Military service: Bet. May 26, 1863 - January 17, 1895, 1Lt, 3rd IHG USA, Co A, served as Asst Provost Marshall 1/17/65 Occupation: Bet. 1880 - 1890, Farmer Signer: July 19, 1866, Delegate Starr's Notes: D928 More About LUCY BLAIR: 1851 Drennan roll: Flint, 641 1/2 Starr's Notes: D928 Notes for NANNIE BREWSTER: Miller ap# 6792; other claims; "and my Uncle Captain Baldridge, and my Grand Uncle Gar-na-e Baldridge, and Grand Aunts Alsey or Oo-squ-lun, Baldridge, and Oo-lu-ste Baldridge, and my cousins Young Deer, Grapes, and Cul-sti-yah Baldridge, and cousins Nellie Sides, Grape Sides.Chi-yu-ka Sides, and Desqua-gah Sides, and Cousins Hanna Baldridge & Te-can-yes-ke Baldridge." ************* Nancy names her sisters as Delilah, Mary and Sarah, her mother is Margaret, and thay resided in Going Snake District in 1851.I tried to find them on the Drennen roll but they weren't listed.I did find, in GS 571, a Margaret Worcester with children named Nancy, Delilah and Mary, and in GS 572 is a Sally with a child named Cah-ny. More About NANNIE BREWSTER: 1880 Census [CN]: Illinois, 49 as Nancy Benge 1890 Census [CN]: Illinois, 1677 as Nancy Benge 1902-07 Dawes roll: card# 1688, roll# 4500 as Nancy Benge 1906-09 Miller roll: Ft Gibson, OK, ap# 6792, roll# 4862 as Nancy Benge nee Brewster Blood: 1/2 Cherokee Residence: 1851, Going Snake Dist, CN Starr's Notes: D928 Children of SAMUEL BENGE and LUCY BLAIR are:
More About RICHARD BENGE: 1880 Census [CN]: Illinois, 54
JENNIE BENGE, b. 1882; d. Aft. 1906.
More About JENNIE BENGE: 1890 Census [CN]: Illinois, 1680 1902-07 Dawes roll: card# 1688, roll# 4501 1906-09 Miller roll: Ft Gibson, OK, ap# 7898, roll# 4848 Blood: 1/2 Cherokee
67.OBEDIAH MARTIN6 BENGE, SR (ELIZA5LOWREY, JOHN4, NANNIE3WATTS, GI-GO-NE-LI2I, U-LU-TSE1) was born 1839, and died February 24, 1918.He married (1) MARGARET BLAIR Abt. 1860, daughter of GEORGE BLAIR and NANNIE BLYTHE.She was born 1840, and died August 06, 1898.He married (2) ETTA _____ Abt. 1901.She was born Abt. 1860. More About OBEDIAH MARTIN BENGE, SR: 1851 Drennan roll: Skin Bayou, 165 1869 Census [CN]: Sequoyah, 361 with 1 woman, 1 boy & 1 girl 1880 Census [CN]: Sequoyah, 148 1890 Census [CN]: Sequoyah, 534 1902-07 Dawes roll: card# 1297, roll# 3549 1906-09 Miller roll: Akins, OK, ap# 4485, roll# 4868 Blood: 1/2 Cherokee Clan: Ani'-Gilâ'hi = Twisters, Braids, or Long Hair Clan (Eliza Lowrey) Occupation: 1890, Farmer More About MARGARET BLAIR: 1851 Drennan roll: Flint, 641 1/2 1880 Census [CN]: Sequoyah, 149 as Margaret Benge 1890 Census [CN]: Sequoyah, 535 as Margreit Benge Children of OBEDIAH BENGE and MARGARET BLAIR are: