M, #546, b. circa 1805
|Father||William Hodgkinson b. 12 Aug 1751, d. 21 Feb 1847|
|Mother||Mary Jones b. 17 Dec 1765, d. 23 Oct 1852|
Benjamin Hodgkinson was born circa 1805. He was baptized by Reverend Robert Addison, Sunday, 14 May 1815 at the 12 Mile Creek, Ontario, Canada. He petitioned for land on Tuesday, 12 April 1836 from Grantham Twp., Upper Canada. He was applying for 200 acres as the son of William Hodgkinson Empire Loyalist. Images of the petition can be found here.