Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Stanley Wilbur BENEDUM

Male 1909 - 1981  (72 years)


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  • Name Stanley Wilbur BENEDUM 
    Born 21 May 1909  Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910, 1920  Grant District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Education West Virginia University (ROTC in 1929)) 
    Residence 1928  Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • residing with parents
    Occupation 1943  [4
    foreman, extraction of minerals 
    Residence 1943  Chatham Co, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1947, 1948, 1951  [3
    Republic Oil Refining Co credit mgr, bookkeeper, dept mgr) 
    Residence Green Cove Springs, Clay Co, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence Greenville, Greenville Co, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1947, 1948, 1951  Atlanta, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military ENLISTED 10/13/1943  [4
    U.S. Army, World War II 
    • U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
      Name: Stanley W Benedum
      Birth Year: 1909
      Race: White, citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
      State of Residence: Georgia <<=========== On the list
      County or City: Chatham
      Enlistment Date: 13 Oct 1943
      Enlistment State: Georgia
      Enlistment City: Fort Mcpherson Atlanta
      Branch: No branch assignment
      Branch Code: No branch assignment
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life
      Education: 4 years of college
      Civil Occupation: Foremen, extraction of minerals
      Marital Status: Married
    Died 1 Dec 1981  [2
    Buried Greenville Memorial Gardens, Piedmont, Greenville Co, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I83478  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2012 

    Father Emery Wilson BENEDUM,   b. 15 Jan 1883, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1963, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Cora M. DAVIS,   b. 8 Nov 1882, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Nov 1907  Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen E. ___,   b. 27 Dec 1913,   d. 1 Dec 1981  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F35727  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 May 1909 - Flint, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1928 - Parkersburg, Wood Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Green Cove Springs, Clay Co, FL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Greenville, Greenville Co, SC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1947, 1948, 1951 - Atlanta, GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenville Memorial Gardens, Piedmont, Greenville Co, SC Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    83478_BENEDUM_StanleyWilbur_1909-1981_GreenvilleMemlGrdns_Piedmont_GreenvilleCoSC.jpg
    83478_BENEDUM_StanleyWilbur_1909-1981_GreenvilleMemlGrdns_Piedmont_GreenvilleCoSC.jpg
    83478_BENEDUM_StanleyW_ROTC_WVU_1929Yearbook.jpg
    83478_BENEDUM_StanleyW_ROTC_WVU_1929Yearbook.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S15] Social Security Death Index.

    3. [S2201] City Directory.

    4. [S2512] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, (Ancestry.com and National Archives & Records Administration).

    5. [S1932] Social Security Death Index - PA.

    6. [S2491] U.S. Public Records Index, Vol 2, (Ancestry.com).

    7. [S934] Findagrave.com.