Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1881, Temperance Street, Blyburgate Street, Beccles, Suffolk.
• Occupation: Butcher Journeyman, 1881.
• Census, 1891, Smallgate Street, Beccles, Suffolk.
• Occupation: Butcher, 1891.
Benjamin married Alice Elizabeth STROWGER, daughter of Thomas STROWGER and Sarah Ann RUSHMER, on 17 May 1875 in Loddon, Norfolk. (Alice Elizabeth STROWGER was born circa 1857 in Norton Subcourse, Norfolk and died in 1924 in Lowestoft, Suffolk.)