Benjamin Elmer SARGENT

Male 1875 - Aft 1940  (65 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Elmer SARGENT 
    Born 29 Apr 1875  Chelsea, Orange County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The birth record of unnamed male Sargent cites parents Lucy Stevens and Philip L. Sargent, occupation Farmer, both born Washington. [1]
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1940 
    Person ID I78696  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2014 

    Father Philip Luther SARGENT,   b. 16 May 1848, Washington, Orange County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1946, Williamstown, Orange County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Mother Lucy A. STEVENS,   b. 29 Apr 1854, Washington, Orange County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1924, Orange County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1873  Hooksett, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26131  Group Sheet

    Family Jessie Forsythe Caroline Howard PEARL,   b. 11 Oct 1883, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1967, Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1900  Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Benjamin Elmer Sargent and Jessie Forsyth C.H. Pearl cites their residences Revere. The groom is age 25, first marriage, occupation Manuf., born Chelsea, Vermont, son of Phillip L. Sargent and Lucy A. Stevens. The bride is age 16, first marriage, occupation At Home, born East Boston, daughter of Auburn F. Pearl and Catherine J. Hardie. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1900 census of Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, enumerated 13 June 1900:

      - Pearl, Auburn, age 57, married 17 years, born May 1843 in New Hampshire, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Retired.
      - Pearl, Catharine, age 41, wife, married 17 years, mother of 6 children, 3 children still living, born December 1858 in England, father born Scotland, mother born England.
      - Pearl, Jessie, age 16, daughter, born October 1883 in Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born England.
      - Pearl, Edward C., age 16, son, born June 1885 in Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born England.
      - Pearl, Inez M., age 7, daughter, born June 1892 in Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born England, occupation School.
      - Sargent, Benj. E., age 25, boarder, single, born April 1875 in Vermont, both parents born Vermont, occupation Chemist.

    • 1910 census of Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, enumerated 18 April 1910:

      - Sargent, Benton E., age 34, first marriage, married 10 years, born Vermont, both parents born Vermont, occupation Contractor, Painter.
      - Sargent, Jessie F., age 26, wife, first marriage, married 10 years, mother of 4 children, 3 children still living, born Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born England.
      - Sargent, Benjamin B., age 9, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Sargent, Hardy R., age 2, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Sargent, Edward, age 1 year 3 months, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Pearl, Auburn F., age 66, father-in-law, second marriage, married 27 years, born New Hampshire, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation None.
      - Pearl, Catherine, age 52, mother-in-law, first marriage, married 27 years, number of children "un", born England, father born Scotland, mother born England.
      - Pearl, Inez M., age 17, sister-in-law, born Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born England.

    • 1920 census of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, enumerated 12 January 1920:

      - Sargent, Benjamin E., age 45, born Vermont, both parents born Vermont, occupation Contractor, Painting.
      - Sargent, Jessie F., age 36, wife, born Massachusetts, father born Massachusetts, mother born England.
      - Sargent, Hardy R., age 12, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Sargent, Edward A., age 10, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Sargent, Jessie M., age 9, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Sargent, Grace M., age 7, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Sargent, Philip D., age 2 years 7 months, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.
      = McKenne, George S., age 4, single, boarder, born Canada English, both parents born Canada English, occupation Carpenter, Ship Yard.

    • 1930 census of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, enumerated 4 April 1930:

      - Sargent, Benjamin, age 55, first married age 24, born Vermont, both parents born Vermont, occupation Paint Contractor.
      - Sargent, Jessie, age 46, wife, first married age 16, born Massachusetts, father born New Hampshire, mother born England.
      - Sargent, Hardie, age 22, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Shipper, Box Co.
      - Sargent, Edward, age 21, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Painter.
      - Sargent, Jessie, age 19, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Folder, Laundry.
      - Sargent, Grace, age 17, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Checker, Laundry.
      - Sargent, Philip, age 13, son, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts.

      Their neighbor is:

      - Sargent, Benjamin, age 29, first married age 22, born Massachusetts, father born Vermont, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Painter.
      - Sargent, Dorothy, age 32, wife, first married age 19, born Pennsylvania, father born Scotland, mother born Russia.
      - Anderson, Sarah, age 12, step-daughter, born Massachusetts, both parents born Pennsylvania.
      - Anderson, Herbert, age 7, step-son, born Massachusetts, both parents born Pennsylvania.
      - Anderson, Jack, age 4, step-son, born Massachusetts, both parents born Pennsylvania.
      - Sargent, Elmer, age 11 months, son, born Massachusetts, father born Massachusetts, mother born Pennsylvania.

    • 1940 census of Spencer Avenue, Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, enumerated 8 April 1940:

      - Sargent, Benjamin E., age 64, owns the home, home value $500, completed 4 years of high school, born Vermont, occupation Painter, Interior Decorating.
      - Sargent, Jessie F., age 56, wife, completed 7 years of education, born Massachusetts, occupation Housekeeper, Own Home.
      - Sargent, Philip O., age 23, son, single, completed 8 years of education, born Massachusetts, occupation Shippers Helper, Nickel Plating Wholesale.
      - Goodwin, Jessie M., age 29, daughter, married, completed 7 years of education, born Massachusetts, occupation House Helper, Own Home.

      All persons lived in same house on 1 April 1935.

    Children 
    +1. Benjamin B. SARGENT,   b. 28 Nov 1900, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1972, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Catherine Jessie SARGENT,   b. 1904, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1905, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     3. Richard Hardy SARGENT,   b. 8 May 1907, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1993, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Edward Adams SARGENT,   b. 8 Oct 1908, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jessie May SARGENT,   b. 1910, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Grace Marie SARGENT,   b. 13 Apr 1912, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Philip Davidson SARGENT,   b. 1 Mar 1917, Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F26121  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Apr 1875 - Chelsea, Orange County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jul 1900 - Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/, Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915.