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Will County Pensions


Anna Schell
Widow's Pension

On 6 Oct 1904, Robert J. BENTLEY [son of Robert and Catharine BENTLEY]
of 219 Collins, Joliet, signed an affidavit in support of Anna S.
(SHERMAN) SCHELL's widow's pension, stating that "we knew said Anna
Schell - nee Sherman - and Michael Schell personally and well from the
time they became of marriageable age [bef 1866], and even before..."

[Robert J. BENTLEY, son of Robert & Catharine (RAHILL) BENTLEY, was a
first cousin to Sylva Anna "Anna S." (SHERMAN) SCHELL, daughter of Ann
BENTLEY & Louis SHERMAN.]


Submitted by Norita Shepherd Moss - Bentley family info originally from Gordon Spears

Byron Bogardus Pension File
Civil War 30 SEP 1861 IL
19th IL, Musician Band 19th IL Volunteer Infantry
CW Pension Application #1083366
Pension Certification # 871947
Discharged March 1862NY.

Additional Information:
Name: Mary Lucinda SHERMAN
Birth: 1844 in NY
Death: 1869 in Van Buren Co., MI
Father: Louis (Lewis) SHERMAN
Mother: Ann BENTLEY b: 17 OCT 1824 in England

Marriage 1 Byron Franklin BOGARDUS b: 16 APR 1836 in Cattaraugus Co., NY
Married: 1 JAN 1857 in Lockport, Will, IL
Children
Melvin BOGARDUS
Sarah Ann BOGARDUS b: 22 AUG 1858 in Will Co., Ill
Emma Alice BOGARDUS b: 22 FEB 1860 in Will Co., Ill
Bryon Frank BOGARDUS b: 1863 in Will Co., ILL
Minnie Jane BOGARDUS b: ABT 1865
Mary Clara BOGARDUS b: 3 DEC 1868 in Geneva, Van Buren MI
Notes* Will County, Il Business for 1859- 60 listed
Bogartis, Byron , Mason h E.of Masison n 14th

Submitted by Norita Shepherd Moss - Bentley family info originally from Gordon Spears





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