Benjamin West

Benjamin West

Male 1738 - 1820  (82 years)

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  • Name Benjamin West 
    Born 1738  Springfield, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Burial 1820  St Paul's Cathederal, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1820  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 11 Mar 1820  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I23003  mytree
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 

    Father John West,   b. 28 Dec 1690, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1776, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Pearson,   b. 8 Apr 1697,   d. 1756  (Age 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F8795  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1738 - Springfield, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1820 - London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Mar 1820 - London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Benjamin West was an artist and president of the Royal Academy of the Fine Arts. He is sometimes referred to as the "Quaker Artist," although he was not a member.

  • Sources 
    1. [S170] Colonial and Revolutionary Families of Pennsylvania, John W. Jordan, (Name: Clearfield Company Inc.; Location: New York and Chicago; Date: 1911;), p424.


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