Joseph Charles Bentley

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)

JOSEPH CHARLES BENTLEY

(telegrapher, bookkeeper)

BIOGRAPHY

Joseph Charles Bentley was born August 31, 1859 in Salt Lake City.

Joseph was the telegrapher in Silver Reef and worked for Woolley, Lund and Judd.

Joseph died March 7, 1942 and was buried in Colonia Juarez, Mexico.


FAMILY

Parents and Siblings:
    Richard Bentley
    Elizabeth Price Bentley
        Emma Geneva Bentley
        Mary Lavinia Bentley
        William Oscar Bentley
        Elizabeth Annie Bentley
        Franklin Richards Bentley
        Joseph Charles Bentley

(10/1/1820-3/24/1906)   (married xx/xx/xxxx)
(6/29/1821-12/6/1882)
(5/11/1847-5/13/1922)   (married Edwin Dilworth Woolley, Jr.)
(6/8/1849-7/23/1918)   (married Edwin Gordon Woolley)
(8/24/1851-3/15/1920)   (married Mary Ann Mansfield)
(1/22/1854-11/30/1925)   (married Thomas Nelson Terry, Sr.)
(8/14/1856-8/18/1923)   (married Marion Carter)
(8/31/1859-3/7/1942x)   (married as shown below)

First Wife and Children:
    Margaret McKean Ivins Bentley
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(3/31/1868-1/14/1928)   (married 6/30/1886)
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Second Wife and Children:
    Gladys Elizabeth Hill Woodmansee Bentley
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(3/13/1865-2/26/1906)   (married xx/xx/~1894)
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Third Wife and Children:
    Maud Mary Taylor Bentley
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(6/6/1885-3/28/1976)   (married 9/22/1901)
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PHOTOS

TBD


REFERENCES

Joseph Charles Bentley
A research report by Elaine Young, Ph.D.

Find-A-Grave entry for Joseph Charles Bentley

Find-A-Grave entry for Margaret McKean Ivins Bentley

Find-A-Grave entry for Gladys Elizabeth Hill Woodmansee Bentley

Find-A-Grave entry for Maud Mary Taylor Bentley