Benjamin Franklin VanHook

Male 1820 - 1863


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  • Born  1820  Pickaway, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  23 Aug 1863  Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Sullivan Cemetery, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Father  Thomas VanHook,   b. May 1786, Bourbon, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1838, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy Phebus,   b. 1790, Hamilton, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1849, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family  Rachel Lewsader,   b. 20 Nov 1822, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1901, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  11 Jul 1839  Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892
      Name: Benjamin Vanhook
      Spouse: Rachel Luzader
      Date: 11 Jul 1839
      County: Fountain
      State: Indiana
      Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
      Microfilm: 1321634 - 1321635

      1850 US Census - Wabash, Fountain Co., IN
      Benjamin VanHook, 49, b OH
      Rachel, 47, b OH
      Burton, 9, b IN
      John, 7, b IN
      Elizabeth, 5, b IN
      Thomas, 3, b IN
      Nancy, 1, b IN

      1860 United States Federal Census - Nevins, Vigo, Indiana
      Name Age
      Benj Van Hook 40
      Rachel Van Hook 38
      Barton Van Hook 20
      John Van Hook 17
      Elizabeth Van Hook 15
      Thomas S Van Hook 12
      Wilson Van Hook 11
      James Van Hook 10
      Andrew Vanhook 8
      Nancy Vanhook 6
      Rebecca A Vanhook 4
      Emily Vanhook 5/12

      1870 US Census - Nevins, Vigo Co., IN
      John VanHook, 27, b IN
      Rachel, 48, b OH
      James, 18, b IN
      Rebecca, 13, b IN
      Emily, 10, b IN
      Voorhis, 7, b IN

      1880 US Census - Nevins, Vigo Co., IN
      Rachel living with son James

      1900 US Census - Nevins, Vigo Co., IN
      Rachel living with daughter Elizabeth & her husband John Cress
    Children 
     1. Burton VanHook,   b. 27 Jul 1840, Covington, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1925, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John VanHook,   b. Abt 1843, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Elizabeth J. VanHook,   b. Dec 1844, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1932, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas S. VanHook,   b. Abt 1847, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1904, Troy, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Wilson VanHook,   b. Abt 1850, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. James VanHook,   b. Abt 1851, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location, Sullivan Cemetery, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Nancy VanHook,   b. Abt 1852, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Rebecca A VanHook,   b. Abt 1854, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Andrew VanHook,   b. 1 May 1854, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1934, Sulphur, Crawford, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Emily VanHook,   b. Dec 1859, Covington, Fountain, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Fontanet, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Voorhis VanHook,   b. 1862, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1871, Vigo, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  20 Apr 2015 
    Family ID  F1106  Group Sheet