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Henry Rogers Benjamin

Henry Rogers Benjamin


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  • Name Henry Rogers Benjamin 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I98429  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2005 

    Father William Evarts Benjamin 
    Family ID F41235  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Rennard,   b. of, Cooperstown, Otsego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F41233  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Encyclopedia Titanica (http://www.encyclopedia-titanica.org/item.php/3563.html):
      New York Times


      Wednesday 13 December 1933
      Ceremony by Justice P. J. McCook Soon After the License Is Obtained

      Mrs. Dorothy Rennard Benjamin of the Hotel Berkshire and George Hyde Clarke of Hyde Hall, Cooperstown, N. Y., obtained a marriage license at the Municipal Building yesterday morning and were married at noon by Supreme Court Justice Philip J. McCook in his chambers. Further details of the ceremony were not disclosed by the family.

      The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Clifford Rennard of the Hotel Weylin and a sister of John Townshend Rennard of Hempstead, L. I., who married Ruth M. Gaynor, daughter of the late Mayor William J. Gaynor of New York. She is the former wife of Henry Rogers Benjamin, son of William Evarts Benjamin and grandson of the late Henry Huddleston Rogers. The marriage ended in divorce on Nov. 27.

      Mr. Clarke was graduated from Harvard in 1911. He is a member of the Racquet and Tennis and Harvard Clubs. His marriage to the former Miss Emily B. Ryerson was terminated by divorce in Reno, Nev., in 1931. She is now the wife of S. Beach Cooke of Cooperstown.

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