Benjamin Franklin Fentem

#6885, b. April 1896, d. 7 September 1963
Father*Richard Burton Fentem b. 28 Jul 1848, d. 5 Dec 1932
Mother*Susan Ellen Clare b. 16 May 1862, d. 25 Nov 1943
     Benjamin Franklin Fentem was born in April 1896 California. He was the son of Richard Burton Fentem and Susan Ellen Clare. Benjamin and Gladys A Wright were married circa 25 December 1918 Marriage License issued:

Fentem-Wright -- in Modesto. December 23, 1918: Benjamin Franklin Fentem, 23, and Gladys eane Wright, 23, both of Newman. Benjamin Franklin Fentem and an unknown person were divorced before 1930; as Ben F is listed as divorced in the 1930 census. He died 7 September 1963 at age 67 years and 5 months and was buried Hills Ferry Cemetery, Newman, Stanislaus County, California. Birth: unknown Death: Sep. 7, 1963 

Note: b CA Burial:
Hills Ferry Cemetery
Stanislaus County
California, USA
Plot: G1 L2 B7 CI.
     Benjamin and Gladys had two children, Alda Clare and Burton.

Children of Benjamin and Gladys

Last Edited=25 Feb 2014


  1. [S35] State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997, accessed from