The Augusta Cemetery Family Trees

Benjamin Townsend NorrisAge: 88 years18301919

Name
Benjamin Townsend Norris
Given names
Benjamin Townsend
Surname
Norris
Note: Visit Benjamin's page on the Augusta Cemetery website: http://www.augustacemetery-ohio.com/Residents/N-P/Norris-Benjamin-T/Norris-Benjamin-T.htm
Birth August 8, 1830 28
Citation details: Sheet 18 ED 9
Text:
Town of Hanover, Columbiana, OH. Place and date of birth taken from 1900 Census. See NOTES for Benjamin Townsend Norris.
Citation details: Certificate Number: fn 16019
Birth of a sisterLucinda Norris
August 14, 1833 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a sisterLydia Ann Norris
August 9, 1835 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: Page 46
Text:
Augusta Tp, Carroll, Ohio. Age calculated from 1860 Census. See NOTES.
Text:
Tombstone Inscription reads: PERDUE Lydia A. 1835-1923
Citation details: 1923-50,441
Text:
Stark Co, Alliance, 119 S McKinley. Lydia A Perdue, fem, wh, wid of George W. Born 9 Aug 1835 Athens Co, Oh to ____ Norris, b US & Esther Townsend, b US. Died 7 Feb @ 8:25am of Arteriosclerosis. Bur Augusta Feb 9, 1923. Inf: Ed Johnson,Alliance, Ohio.
Birth of a sisterLouisa Maria Norris
February 25, 1838 (Age 7 years)

Death of a fatherZenas Norris
before September 19, 1844 (Age 14 years)

Marriage of a parentJames RigbyEsther TownsendView this family
September 19, 1844 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: Ret. #1538
Text:
James Rijhey Esther Norris 19 Sept. 1844 Off. #147 Page #235 NOTE: The correct spelling of the groom's name is "Rigby" as evidenced by Esther Rigby's Assent as a witness to the marriage of Benjamin Townsend on February 9, 1850.
MarriageAmy HestonView this family
February 9, 1850 (Age 19 years)
Census September 17, 1850 (Age 20 years)
Text:
September 17, 1850. Augusta, Carroll, OH. Townsend Norris, age 21, Laborer, born Ohio is living with his wife, Amy, age 20, born Ohio, cannot read or write.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Jacyntha Adaline Norris
April 17, 1851 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: Sheet 9 ED 34
Text:
Augusta, Carroll, OH. The month and year of birth for Jacyntha A. Norris is taken from 1900 Census.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Henrietta Norris
about April 27, 1852 (Age 21 years)

Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 143
Text:
Row 8 - NORRIS, Henrietta d/o B. T. & A. Norris; d Feb. 11, 1855; ae 2y 9m 15d. Birth date calculated from information on tombstone.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Lucinda Malora Norris
June 5, 1854 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: Sheet 8A ED 121
Text:
Alliance, Lexington Tp, Stark, OH. June 7, 1900. The birth month, year and place were taken from 1900 Census.
Citation details: Cert. #17719
Death of a daughterHenrietta Norris
February 11, 1855 (Age 24 years)

Burial of a daughterHenrietta Norris
1855 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 143
Text:
Row 8 - NORRIS, Henrietta d/o B. T. & A. Norris; d Feb. 11, 1855.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Emma Florence Norris
September 1856 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: Sheet A10 ED 34
Text:
Augusta, Carroll, OH. June 20, 1900. Information for birth date and place taken from 1900 Census.
Marriage of a parentJoshua CalvinEsther TownsendView this family
before 1860 (Age 29 years)
Census July 11, 1860 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: Page 71
Text:
July 11, 1860, Augusta Carroll, OH. Benjamin T. Norris, age 29, Farmer, Property value, $100, born Ohio is living with his wife, Amy, age 29, born Ohio and their daughters, all born in Ohio: Cynthia, age 9, Lacinda M., age 6 and Emma, age 4.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ida M. Norris
about 1861 (Age 30 years)
Military service between 1862 and 1865 (Age 31 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
American Civil War Soldiers Record about Benjamin T Norris Name: Benjamin T Norris , Enlistment Date: 15 August 1862 Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE Side Served: Union State Served: Ohio Unit Numbers: 1752 1752 Service Record: Enlisted as a Sergeant on 15 August 1862 at the age of 33 Enlisted in Company F, 126th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 04 September 1862. Promoted to Full Private on 15 December 1863 (Estimated day of reduction to ranks) Mustered out Company F, 126th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 25 June 1865 in Washington, DC
Birth of a son
#6
Elgin Clifford Norris
July 20, 1867 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: Page 370
Text:
NORRIS, Benjain T. and Amy __________ of Augusta 1867 July 20 Clifford bk.1 p.3 #31.1b
Marriage of a childEli ManfullJacyntha Adaline NorrisView this family
October 15, 1868 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: Page 56
Text:
Page 60 Cert 180 Off 5 15 Oct 1868 MANFULL, Eli m. Miss Jacyotha A. NORRIS. B. T. Norris says Eli under 21 has consent of his father John, and Jacyotha is under 18.
Census June 25, 1870 (Age 39 years)
Citation details: Page 1
Text:
June 25, 1870. Augusta, Carroll, OH. B. T. Norris, age 39, Stock Dealer, Real, $1,000; Personal, $1,000, born Ohio, Male Citizen, is living with his wife Amy, age 39, Keeps House, born Ohio and their children: Malora, age 16, female, at home, born Ohio; Emma, age 14, female, at home, born Ohio; Ida M., age 9, female, at home, born Ohio; L. J. Cliff, age 2, male, born Ohio.
Marriage of a childWilliam M. RoachLucinda Malora NorrisView this family
July 25, 1872 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: Page 79
Text:
Page 233; Cert 697; Off. 148 25 Jul 1872 ROACH, William m. Miss Malora NORRIS; David B. Turnipseed, Augusta OH signed consent
Marriage of a childHenry W. PermarEmma Florence NorrisView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 12, 1874 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: Page 73
Text:
Vol 3, Page 324; Cert 972; Off. 5 12 Sep 1874 PERMAR, Henry m. Miss Emma Norris by Jonathan Milbourn, MG.
Publication: Canton, Oh
Citation details: 12 Sept 1936
Text:
Photo Included: Mr and Mrs Henry W. Permar MECHANICSTOWN, Sep 12 - Married Sept. 12, 1874, at Augusta by Rev. Jonathan Milburn of the Christian church, Mr and Mrs Henry W. Permar celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary Saturday. They resided on an Augusta twp farm until 1908, and havelived here since. They are the parents of two children, James of Canton and Robert of Alliance. There are four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Mr Permar is 80, and Mrs Permar will be 79 this month.
Census June 12, 1880 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: Sheet No. 16 ED 30
Text:
June 12, 1880. Augusta, Carroll, OH. B. T. Norris, age 49, Butcher, Born Ohio, Parents born Ohio, is living with his wife, Amy, age 49, Keeping House, born Ohio, parents born PA, and their children: Ida May, age 19, single, keeps house, born Ohio and L. J. Clifford, age 12, born Ohio. Also in the household is B. T. Norris' mother, Esther Calvin, age 78, widow, born Ohio, her father born PA and mother born MD.
Death of a motherEsther Townsend
October 27, 1882 (Age 52 years)
Burial of a motherEsther Townsend
October 29, 1882 (Age 52 years)
Cemetery: Augusta Cemetery, Exact Location Unknown - Unmarked grave
Publication: Newspaper
Citation details: Friday, 3 Nov 1882
Text:
"Mrs Calvin, an old resident of Augusta, died October 27, and was buried the 29th, at the Augusta Cemetery."
Census June 28, 1900 (Age 69 years)
Citation details: Sheet 18 ED 9
Text:
June 28, 1900. Hanover, Columbiana, OH. Benjamin T. Norris, born August 1830, age 69, married 50 years, born Ohio, parents also born Ohio, Grocer, can read write and speak English, owns farm free of mortgage is living with his wife Amy, born October 1830, age 69, mother of 6 children, 4 living, born in Ohio, parents both born in Pennsylvania, can read, write and speak English.
Census April 18, 1910 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: Sheet 2A ED 56
Text:
April 18, 1910. Augusta, Carroll, OH. Benjamin T. Norris , Head, age 79, M1, ?, born in Ohio, Father born in Ohio, mother born in PA, has own income, can read and write is living with wife, Amy, age 80, M1 ?, born Ohio, parents born in PA, can read and write.
Death of a sisterLouisa Maria Norris
before May 23, 1912 (Age 81 years) Age: 74-2-26
Cause: Mitral Heart
Publication: Unpublished
Citation details: Permit 6
Text:
Date of Interment, May 23, 1912; Name of deceased, Louisa M. Vanpelt; Cause of death, Insufficiency Mitral Heart; Place of Death, Elexandria; Undertaker, John Rutledge, Augusta.
Citation details: Cert. #25982
Text:
Name: Louisa M. Vanpelt Titles: Death date: 21 May 1912 Death place: West Twp., Columbiana Co., Ohio Birth date: 02 Feb 1838 Estimated birth year: Birthplace: Carroll County Age at death: 74 years 2 months 26 days Gender: Female Marital status: Married Race or color: Caucasian Street address: Occupation: Farming Residence: Burial date: 23 May 1912 Burial place: Augusta Cemetery name: Spouse's name: Father's name: Z. Norris Father's titles: Father's birthplace: Ohio Mother's name: Ester Townsand Mother's titles: Mother's birthplace: Penna. Informant - John VanPelt, Alliance, OH GSU film number: 1953418 Digital GS number: 4021196 Image number: 953 Reference number: fn 25982 Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953
Burial of a sisterLouisa Maria Norris
May 23, 1912 (Age 81 years)
Cemetery: Augusta Cemetery, Section C, Row 10
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 35
Text:
VANPELT, Louisa 1838-1912 - Section C, Row 10
Death of a wifeAmy Heston
December 11, 1912 (Age 82 years)
Text:
The death date for AMY HESTON was incorrectly listed in the Carroll County Cemetery Book as 1921. The tombstone says: AMY HESTON 1930-1912.
Publication: Personal record
Text:
11 Dec 1912, Mrs Ben Norris, 82,, Augusta.
Citation details: Certificate number : fn 63796
Text:
Name : Amy Norris Titles : Death date : 11 Dec 1912 Death place : Augusta, Carroll, Ohio Birth date : 09 Oct 1830 Estimated birth year : Birth place : Ohio Age at death : 82 years 2 months 12 days Gender : Female Marital status : Married Race or color : Caucasian Street address : Occupation : Residence : Augusta, Carroll, Ohio Burial date : 13 Dec 1912 Burial place : Augusta, Oh Cemetery name : Spouse name : Father name : Samuel Heston Father titles : Father birth place : U.S.A. Mother name : Alvina Butler Mother titles : Mother birth place : U.S.A. GSU film number : 1953482 Digital GS number : 4020537 Image number : 2501 Certificate number : fn 63796 Collection : Ohio Deaths 1908-1953
Burial of a wifeAmy Heston
December 13, 1912 (Age 82 years)
Publication: Unpublished
Citation details: Permit 15
Text:
Date of Interment, December 13, 1912; Name of Deceased: Amy Norris; Cause of death: Pneumonis Lobar; Place of Death, Augusta; Undertaken, John Rutledge, Augusta.
Death March 20, 1919 (Age 88 years)
Publication: Unpublished
Citation details: Permit No. 8
Text:
Date of Interment: 3/24/1919; Deceased: BenJamine Norris; Cause of Death, Fibrosis; Place of death, Mechanicstown, Carroll, OH; Undertaker, John Rutledge, Augusta, Ohio
Citation details: Cert. 19-16,019
Text:
NORRIS, Benjima T. - Death date - March 20, 1919, Carroll County
Publication: Personal record
Text:
20 Mar 1919, B.T. Norris, 76, McCanicks Town. Lived in Hanover.
Citation details: Certificate Number: fn 16019
Text:
Name: Benjamin T. Norris Titles & Terms: Death Date: 20 Mar 1919 Death Place: Fox Twp, Carroll Co., Ohio Birth Date: 08 Aug 1830 Estimated Birth Year: Birthplace: Carroll Co., Oh Death Age: 88 years 7 months 12 days Gender: Male Marital Status: Widowed Race or Color: American Street Address: Occupation: Residence: Burial Date: 22 Mar 1919 Burial Place: Augusto, Oh Cemetery Name: Spouse's Name: Father's Name: Benjamin Norris Father's Title & Terms: Father's Birthplace: Oh Mother's Name: Ester Townsower Mother's Titles & Terms: Mother's Birthplace: Oh Film Number: 1984640 Digital Folder Number: 4024452 Image Number: 1576 Certificate Number: fn 16019 Collection: Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
Burial March 24, 1919 (4 days after death)
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 14
Text:
NORRIS, Benjamin T. 1830-1919 GAR Marker (small sone)
Publication: Unpublished
Text:
Burial records show Benjamin Norris was buried March 24, 1919. Benjamin's death certificate states he was buried March 22, 1919.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1826
5 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Mother’s family with James Rigby - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: September 19, 1844Carroll County, Ohio
Mother’s family with Joshua Calvin - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: before 1860Unknown
Family with Amy Heston - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 9, 1850Carroll County, Ohio
14 months
daughter
1 year
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
7 years
son

BirthCensus, Federal, 1900
Citation details: Sheet 18 ED 9
Text:
Town of Hanover, Columbiana, OH. Place and date of birth taken from 1900 Census. See NOTES for Benjamin Townsend Norris.
BirthOhio Death Certificate
Citation details: Certificate Number: fn 16019
CensusCensus, Federal, 1850
Text:
September 17, 1850. Augusta, Carroll, OH. Townsend Norris, age 21, Laborer, born Ohio is living with his wife, Amy, age 20, born Ohio, cannot read or write.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1860
Citation details: Page 71
Text:
July 11, 1860, Augusta Carroll, OH. Benjamin T. Norris, age 29, Farmer, Property value, $100, born Ohio is living with his wife, Amy, age 29, born Ohio and their daughters, all born in Ohio: Cynthia, age 9, Lacinda M., age 6 and Emma, age 4.
Military serviceAmerican Civil War Soldiers Record
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
American Civil War Soldiers Record about Benjamin T Norris Name: Benjamin T Norris , Enlistment Date: 15 August 1862 Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE Side Served: Union State Served: Ohio Unit Numbers: 1752 1752 Service Record: Enlisted as a Sergeant on 15 August 1862 at the age of 33 Enlisted in Company F, 126th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 04 September 1862. Promoted to Full Private on 15 December 1863 (Estimated day of reduction to ranks) Mustered out Company F, 126th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 25 June 1865 in Washington, DC
CensusCensus, Federal, 1870
Citation details: Page 1
Text:
June 25, 1870. Augusta, Carroll, OH. B. T. Norris, age 39, Stock Dealer, Real, $1,000; Personal, $1,000, born Ohio, Male Citizen, is living with his wife Amy, age 39, Keeps House, born Ohio and their children: Malora, age 16, female, at home, born Ohio; Emma, age 14, female, at home, born Ohio; Ida M., age 9, female, at home, born Ohio; L. J. Cliff, age 2, male, born Ohio.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1880
Citation details: Sheet No. 16 ED 30
Text:
June 12, 1880. Augusta, Carroll, OH. B. T. Norris, age 49, Butcher, Born Ohio, Parents born Ohio, is living with his wife, Amy, age 49, Keeping House, born Ohio, parents born PA, and their children: Ida May, age 19, single, keeps house, born Ohio and L. J. Clifford, age 12, born Ohio. Also in the household is B. T. Norris' mother, Esther Calvin, age 78, widow, born Ohio, her father born PA and mother born MD.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1900
Citation details: Sheet 18 ED 9
Text:
June 28, 1900. Hanover, Columbiana, OH. Benjamin T. Norris, born August 1830, age 69, married 50 years, born Ohio, parents also born Ohio, Grocer, can read write and speak English, owns farm free of mortgage is living with his wife Amy, born October 1830, age 69, mother of 6 children, 4 living, born in Ohio, parents both born in Pennsylvania, can read, write and speak English.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1910
Citation details: Sheet 2A ED 56
Text:
April 18, 1910. Augusta, Carroll, OH. Benjamin T. Norris , Head, age 79, M1, ?, born in Ohio, Father born in Ohio, mother born in PA, has own income, can read and write is living with wife, Amy, age 80, M1 ?, born Ohio, parents born in PA, can read and write.
DeathAugusta Cemetery Burial Records
Publication: Unpublished
Citation details: Permit No. 8
Text:
Date of Interment: 3/24/1919; Deceased: BenJamine Norris; Cause of Death, Fibrosis; Place of death, Mechanicstown, Carroll, OH; Undertaker, John Rutledge, Augusta, Ohio
DeathThe Ohio Historical Society - Ohio Death Certificate Index - www.ohiohistory.org/dindex
Citation details: Cert. 19-16,019
Text:
NORRIS, Benjima T. - Death date - March 20, 1919, Carroll County
DeathDeath Book Taken from my Diary [for Hanoverton area]
Publication: Personal record
Text:
20 Mar 1919, B.T. Norris, 76, McCanicks Town. Lived in Hanover.
DeathOhio Death Certificate
Citation details: Certificate Number: fn 16019
Text:
Name: Benjamin T. Norris Titles & Terms: Death Date: 20 Mar 1919 Death Place: Fox Twp, Carroll Co., Ohio Birth Date: 08 Aug 1830 Estimated Birth Year: Birthplace: Carroll Co., Oh Death Age: 88 years 7 months 12 days Gender: Male Marital Status: Widowed Race or Color: American Street Address: Occupation: Residence: Burial Date: 22 Mar 1919 Burial Place: Augusto, Oh Cemetery Name: Spouse's Name: Father's Name: Benjamin Norris Father's Title & Terms: Father's Birthplace: Oh Mother's Name: Ester Townsower Mother's Titles & Terms: Mother's Birthplace: Oh Film Number: 1984640 Digital Folder Number: 4024452 Image Number: 1576 Certificate Number: fn 16019 Collection: Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
BurialCarroll County Ohio Cemeteries, Carroll County 1802-1990, Vol. I
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 14
Text:
NORRIS, Benjamin T. 1830-1919 GAR Marker (small sone)
BurialAugusta Cemetery Burial Records
Publication: Unpublished
Text:
Burial records show Benjamin Norris was buried March 24, 1919. Benjamin's death certificate states he was buried March 22, 1919.
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