Lake Maxinkuckee Its Intrigue History & Genealogy Culver, Marshall, Indiana

Benjamin Leroy Byrket  



Will Pay Cash For moderate priced cottage on Lake Maxinkukcee. Must be a bargin. Give full description, location, cash price in first lett. Address B. L. Byrket Gen. Del., Culver, Ind. - Jun 19, 1919

Benjamin Leroy Bykett Birth: 23 Aug 1871 Henry county Indiana Death July 4 1957 Indianapolis, Marion county Indiana Burial Jul 6 1957 Crown HIll Cemetery Indianapolis, Marion county Indiana son of Jones Byrket and Luzena Beeson

married 4 Nov 1893 Henry county Indiana Gertrude Sarah Steffey Birth: 28 Sep 1868 Indiana Death: 22 Feb 1923 Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Burial Feb 24 1923 Crown Hill Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana married 1st 19 Aug 1886 Wyandotte, Kansas Samuel William “Sam” La Rosse BIRTH 27 Mar 1857 DEATH 28 May 1915 Los Angeles County, California, BURIAL Live Oak Memorial Park Monrovia, Los Angeles County, California daughter of Joseph Steffy & Martha Weaver

They had:

    Jane "Jennie" Madeleine Byrket Birth 16 Jan 1905 Shirley Hancock County Indiana married Mar 1, 1941 Bronxville, New York Donald Ellison Reigeluth, son John J. Reigeluth and Ida Jan Ellison; divorced before 30 Jun 1954
      Jane Byrket Weds Donald E. Reigeluth

      Couple Sail For Nassau After Wedding Here Saturday; Will Reside In West Hartford

      Miss Jane Madeleine Byrket, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin LeRoy Byrket of Indianapolis and Culver, Ind., became the bride, Saturday morning of Donald ELlison Reigeluth, son of Mrs. John J. Reigeluth of Lawrence Park West, this wivllage, and the Mr. Reigeluth

      The nuptials were solemnized at an 11 o'clock ceremony at the Reigeluth home by the Rev. Dr. \JOhnj Henderson Powell, Jr., minister of the Reformed Church.

      The bride was given in marriage by Myron G. Darby of Bronxville, brother-in-law of the bridegroom. She wore an afternoon frock of pastel green, with a matching hat and a corsage of brown orochids.

      Mrs. Darby, who was matron of honor, wore an afernoon dress of sea-foam green, with a flowered turbine of green violets and rosebuds, and a corsafe of rosebuds.

      Raymond J. Reigeluth of New Have, Conn., was best man for his brother.

      THe couple sailed for Nassau, B.W.I., Saturday afternoon and upon their return will reside in West Hartford, Conn.

      The Bride attended schools in Indianapolis and was graduated from Butler University, that city. For the past few years she has been an executive for the L. S. Ayres and Company in Indianapolis.

      Mr. Reigeluth graduated from Yale, class of 1939, and served with the United States Navy during World War. He is a member of the Yale Club of New York and the Sons of the Revolution and is assocoiated with the New Haven Trap Rock Company at New Haven. - - Bronxville Review Press Mar 6 1941

      Year: 1940; Census Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; Roll: m-t0627-01124; Page: 65A; Enumeration District: 96-116 Name: Madeline Byrkett Respondent: Yes
      Age: 35
      Estimated birth year: abt 1905
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Marital status: Single
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Home in 1940: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
      Map of Home in 1940: View Map
      Street: N Illinois Street
      House Number: 1701
      Farm: No
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
      Residence in 1935: Same Place
      Resident on farm in 1935: No
      Sheet Number: 65A
      Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 368
      Occupation: Buyer
      House Owned or Rented: Rented
      Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 32
      Attended School or College: No
      Highest Grade Completed: College, 4th year
      Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 48
      Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
      Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
      Income: 2800
      Income Other Sources: No
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Madeline Byrkett 35

      New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957 Name: Jane B Reigeluth
      Arrival Date: 28 Mar 1941
      Birth Date: abt 1905
      Birth Location: Indiana
      Birth Location Other: Shirley
      Age: 36
      Gender: Female
      Port of Departure: Nassau, Bahamas
      Port of Arrival: New York, New York
      Ship Name: Evangeline

      U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 Name: Donald E Reigeluth
      Gender: Male
      Residence Year: 1942
      Street address: 301 810 Farmington av WH
      Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut, USA
      Occupation: Engineer
      Spouse: Jane B Reigeluth
      Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1942

      U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 Name: Jane B Reigeluth
      Gender: Female
      Residence Year: 1945
      Street address: Riggs av WH
      Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut, USA
      Spouse: Dotard E Reigeluth
      Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1945

      U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 Name: Jane B Reigeluth
      Gender: Female
      Residence Year: 1946
      Street address: 16 Riggs av WH
      Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut, USA
      Spouse: Donald E Reigeluth
      Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1946

      New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957 Name: Jane B Reigeluth
      Arrival Date: 28 Mar 1947
      Birth Date: 16 Jan 1905
      Birth Location: Indiana
      Birth Location Other: Shirley
      Age: 42
      Gender: Female
      Port of Departure: Nassau, Bahamas
      Port of Arrival: New York, New York
      Ship Name: Yarmouth

      U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 Name: Donald E Reigeluth
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Jane B Reigeluth
      Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1953


married 2nd Sadie A Schaepe Birth: 8 Feb 1887 Indianapolis, Indiana DEATH 19 Oct 1955 Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana BURIAL Oct 21 1955 Crown Hill Cemetery Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, PLOT Sec: 60, Lot: 947 daughter of Gustav Schaepe and Emily Marie Ray

B: L Byrkett, 84, Dies At Capital
    B. L. (Pop) Byrkett, 84, Indianapolis, retired business man who managed the Indianapolis Home Show many years ago, died July 4 at his home on N Illinois St., that city. Funeral were held at 3 p. m. today.

    Mr. Byrkett, a native of Shirley, bad been promiment at Indianapolis for many years.

    He was a brother of the late E. B. furniture merchant here many years", and is an uncle of four local residents, Wilford B. Byrkett, Erma Justice, Miss Theta Byrkett and Mrs. Alta and children of the late E. B. Byrkett - - Anderson Daily Bulletin - 06 Jul 1957


Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935
Name: Benjamin L Byrket
Birth Date: 23 Aug 1871
Birth Date on Image: 23 Eighth 1871
Birth Place: Henry, Indiana
Father: Jonas Byrket
Mother: Luzana Byrket
Event Type: Birth
Monthly Meeting: Raysville Monthly Meeting
Yearly Meeting: Indiana Yearly Meeting
Meeting State: Indiana
Meeting County: Henry

Year: 1880; Census Place: Greensboro, Henry, Indiana; Roll: 284; Page: 110B; Enumeration District: 007 Name: Benjamin Byrket
Age: 8
Birth Date: Abt 1872
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1880: Greensboro, Henry, Indiana, USA
Dwelling Number: 13
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital status: Single
Father's name: Jonas Byrket
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's name: Lusina Byrket
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Attended School: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members Name Age
Jonas Byrket 48
Lusina Byrket 44
Amos Byrket 23
Wm. Byrket 17
Charles Byrket 12
Benjamin Byrket 8

Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001 Name: Benjamin L Byrket
Gender: Male
Event Type: Marriage Registration (Marriage)
Marriage Licence Date: 4 Nov 1893
Marriage Licence Place: Indiana, United States
Spouse: Gertrude S Steffey
FHL Film Number: 001887511

U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971 Name: Benjamin L Byrket
Post Office Location: Shirley, Hancock, Indiana
Appointment Date: 29 Apr 1897
Volume #: 60
Volume Year Range: 1886-1900

Year: 1900; Census Place: Brown, Hancock, Indiana; Page: 11; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1240375 Name: Benj L Byrket
Age: 28
Birth Date: Aug 1871
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1900: Brown, Hancock, Indiana
Street: Main Street
Sheet Number: 11
Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation: 216
Family Number: 219
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name: Gertrude S Byrket
Marriage Year: 1894
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Occupation: Post Master
Months Not Employed: 0
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Can Speak English: Yes
House Owned or Rented: O
Home Free or Mortgaged: F
Farm or House: H
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Benj L Byrket 28
Gertrude S Byrket 29

Year: 1910; Census Place: New Castle Ward 4, Henry, Indiana; Roll: T624_355; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0089; FHL microfilm: 1374368 Name: Benjimine Bryket
[Benjamin Bryket]
Age in 1910: 38
Birth Year: abt 1872
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1910: New Castle Ward 4, Henry, Indiana
Street: Lincoln Avenue
House Number: 1121
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name: Sarah G Bryket
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Native Tongue: English
Occupation: Insurance & Automobile
Employer, Employee or Other: Own Account
Home Owned or Rented: Own
Home Free or Mortgaged: Free
Farm or House: House
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Years Married: 16
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Benjimine Bryket 38
Sarah G Bryket 42
Jennie M Bryket 5
Charlene E Birket 42
Jessie Bryket 36

Year: 1920; Census Place: Indianapolis Ward 4, Marion, Indiana; Roll: T625_452; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 83 Name: Benjamin Byrket
[Benjaman Byrket]
Age: 48
Birth Year: abt 1872
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1920: Indianapolis Ward 4, Marion, Indiana
Street: Capitol Ave House Number: 31??
Residence Date: 1920
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name: Gertrude Byrket
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Merchant
Industry: Auto Mobile
Employment Field: Employer
Home Owned or Rented: Own
Home Free or Mortgaged: Free
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Benjamin Byrket 48
Gertrude Byrket 51
Madeline Byrket 15

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011
Name: Sarah G. Byrket [Sarah G. Steffy]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 54
Marital status: Married
Birth Date: 28 Sep 1868
Birth Place: Indiana
Death Date: 22 Feb 1923
Death Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Father: Joseph Steffy
Mother: Martha Steffy {Weaver}
Spouse: Benjamin L. Byrket
Burial Feb 24 1923 Crown HIll

Year: 1930; Census Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0054; FHL microfilm: 2340344 Name: Benjman L Byrket
[Benjiman L Byrket]
Birth Year: abt 1873
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Indiana
Marital status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1930: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Map of Home: View Map
Street address: N. Capital Ave
Ward of City: Fourth
Block: 643
House Number: 3137
Dwelling Number: 179
Family Number: 242
Home Owned or Rented: Owned
Home Value: 8000
Radio Set: No
Lives on Farm: No
Age at first Marriage: 22
Attended School: No
Able to Read and Write: Yes
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Salesman
Industry: Finance Company
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker
Employment: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
Benjman L Byrket 57
Sadie A Byrket 44
Jennie M Byrket 25

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011
Name: Sadie Schaepe Byrket [Sadie Schaepe Schaepe]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 68
Marital status: Married
Birth Date: 8 Feb 1887
Birth Place: Indianapolis, Ind
Death Date: 19 Oct 1955
Death Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Father: Gustav Schaepe
Mother: Emily Marie {Ray} Schaepe

Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011 Name: Benjamin L. Byrket
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 85
Marital status: Married Birth Date: 23 Aug 1872
Birth Place: Marion
Death Date: 3 Jul 1957
Death Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA
Father: Jones Byrket
Mother: Luzena Byrket {Beeson}
Burial Jul 6 1957 Crown HIll

Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 Name: Benjamin Leroy Byrket
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 23 Aug 1873
Birth Place: Henry CO, Indiana
Father: Jonas Byrket
Mother: Luzeun Beeson
SSN: 310169327
Notes: Aug 1939: Name listed as BENJAMIN LEROY BYRKET








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