BENDER, Hamilton, gardener and farmer, was born in Susquehanna township. He is a son of David and Mary Rineard Bender. The father died September, 1877, and the mother is living. Their children are : Henry ; Hamilton ; Caroline, wife of Jeremiah Hummel ; Daniel ; David, deceased, and also one child who died in infancy. Hamilton received his education in the public schools of Susquehanna township and then engaged in gardening and farming at which he has continued until the present time. At the age of twenty-one years he married Miss Anna E. Reichart, daughter of Henry Reichart. Their children are : Emma, Margaret, David, Daniel, and Hamilton K., deceased. In politics he is a staunch Democrat. The family are members of the German Lutheran church.
Commemorative Biographical Encyclopedia of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
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Date of Transcription: 11 August 2001
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