Sophronia Ann Loomis

Female 1853 - 1920  (66 years)


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  • Name Sophronia Ann Loomis 
    Born 9 Apr 1853  Florence, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Feb 1920  Camden, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I54179  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Family Ancestors Francis C Benway,   b. 10 Nov 1837, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1905, South, Albion Twp, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1877  Williamstown, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Alfred Francis Benway,   b. 10 Jul 1879, Williamstown, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1960, Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     2. Arthur Morris Benway,   b. 10 Sep 1886, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1965, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Cora M Benway,   b. 10 Sep 1886, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1961  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Clarabelle Benway,   b. 28 Apr 1890, Williamstown, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1963, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x5. Catherine K. Benway,   b. 29 Jun 1881, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1946, Rome, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F20539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Sophronia Benway passed way Monday evening, Feb. 16 at the home of her son, Arthur Benway at Unadilla Forks, after five years failing health.

      Mrs. Benway was born in the town of Florence in 1854, a daughter of the late Ansel Loomis. In 1869 she was united in marriage with J. Shear who lived but a short time. In 1877 she became the wife of Francis Benway of Canada. They resided in Williamstown and Albion and Mr. Benway died in 1905.

      Surviving are a brother Loren Loomis of Utica, three step-children, Edward Benway of Syracuse, Fred of Fulton and Mary Anson of Massachusetts, five children by the second marriage, Alfred Benway of Pulaski; Mrs. Frank Mowers of Williamstown; Arthur Benway of Unadilla Forks; Mrs. Irvin Brown of Amboy and Mrs. George Ennis of Bridgewater; one son by the first marriage whose whereabouts is unknown and twenty five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

      Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 20 at the Methodist church, Camden, officiated by Rev. A. A. Lawrence.

      Sandy Creek news, February 26, 1920