Notes for: Margaret Bodine

They had at least four children.

From Ronny Bodine:

From Indiana Marriage Records: Benton Cade and Margaret Bodine were married 15 Nov 1863 in Fountain County.

From: History of Fountain County, Indiana by H.W. Beckwith, 1881, p. 145.
Benton Cade, farmer, Covington, was born in Van Buren township, this county, in 1840, and is the son of David and Mary A. (Reed) Cade. He is a native of Maryland and she of Kentucky. They were among the very first of Fountain county's pioneers, as their settlement in the county dates back nearly to 1820. They located on the old Crawfordsville and State Road, in Cain Township. Mr. Benton Cade was raised a farmer, but as he grew to manhood he spent much time in travel, and finally settled down in 1862, and married Miss Margaret Bodine, daughter of William and Rebecca Bodine, who were natives of Virginia. They, too, were among the early pioneers of Fountain county, and their first location was in Wabash township Mr. and Mrs. Cade have a family of three children: Odelia, Oka and Sampson R.

From Indiana Death Records:
Margaret Cade, age 77, died 8 Nov 1915 in Covington.
Benton Cade, age 76, died 19 April 1916 in Wayne Township. [Note: Gravestone says 1915.]

Burials in Mount Hope Cemetery, Covington, Fountain County, Indiana.
(Find A Grave Memorial # 21009492)
Benton Cade 1845-1915 Margaret Cade 1839-1915

From Indiana Federal Census Records:
1880 (1 June) Troy Twp., Fountain Co.: Benton CADE 38 IN Farmer, Margaret 36 IN wife, Odellia 10 IN dau, Oakley 4 IN son, Sampson R. 1 IN son.

1900 (13 June) Covington, Troy Twp., Fountain Co.: Benton CADE Jan 1840 IN married 36 years, Margaret July 1837 IN wife married 36 years 7 children born/4 living, Reed Jan 1879 IN son, John March 1884 IN son.

1910 (18 April) Covington, Troy Twp., Fountain Co.: Benton CADE 70 IN married1-47 years, Margaret 72 IN wife married1 4 children born/4 living, John W. 26 IN son.