Dead at 106
DEAD AT 106. Pittfihnrn'. fAAt DIJ.Hi -rv -rv . - -- -- y a viuwoh ii-ciucii ii-ciucii ii-ciucii Lf ' , o ill dl Benford, Waf; Born in 1804 and Served Many Years in Slavery. (From Wednesday's Dally.) Thomas Benford, colored, 0fi yearr )ld, an old slave, died at his home ir ?ittsburg, 311 West Eleventh street, it 2:30 o'clock this morning, after be-ng be-ng be-ng confined to his bed four days, prior to which time he had been in ooor health for Nearly a year, says thf Pittsburg Headlight. Mr. Benford's ipe old age is partially attributed o 'lis belonging to an ancestry, mem-)ers mem-)ers mem-)ers of which were all long lived.