Lewis BENEDICT

Male 1754 - 1827  (73 years)


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  • Name Lewis BENEDICT  [1, 2
    Born 25 Jun 1754  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jul 1827  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • "The Genealogy of the Benedicts of America": he served, 1780 in Delevan's Dragoons. He captued a British soldier who had accompained the "Cow-boys" who murdered a Mr. Pelham, and took from him a Queen's arm and a carved powder-horn, which are now in the pssession of his descendants.
    Person ID I05389  Main Tree

    Father Joseph BENEDICT,   b. 29 Jul 1708, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1793, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Susannah ? 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 18 May 1732  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Family ID F09398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jemima NEWMAN,   b. 13 Nov 1752,   d. 07 Aug 1831  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1775  [2
    Children 
     1. Joseph BENEDICT,   b. 10 Jul 1781, South Salem, Westcheser County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1818, North Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  [Natural]
     2. Jemima BENEDICT,   b. 28 Sep 1793, South Salem, Westcheser County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. West Grove, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     3. Phoebe BENEDICT,   b. 28 Jan 1776, South Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     4. David BENEDICT,   b. 02 Aug 1783, South Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1861  (Age 77 years)  [Natural]
     5. Sally M. BENEDICT,   b. 26 Feb 1797, South Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1811  (Age 14 years)  [Natural]
    +6. Nancy BENEDICT,   b. 28 Jan 1777, South Salem, Westcheser County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1849  (Age 71 years)
     7. Lydia BENEDICT,   b. 30 Apr 1779, South Salem, Westcheser County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     8. Lewis BENEDICT,   b. 17 Jun 1791, South Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Mar 1855, Kensico, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Natural]
     9. Susannah BENEDICT,   b. 31 Mar 1786, South Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Aug 1840  (Age 54 years)  [Natural]
     10. Anna BENEDICT,   b. 09 Oct 1788, South Salem, Westchester County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Sep 1850  (Age 61 years)  [Natural]
    Family ID F24774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S03884] Genealowiki.com: Benedict - Thomas Benedict 1617, Benedict Generations.

    2. [S03449] The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America by Henry Marvin Benedict.

    3. [S03423] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Portland, Prospect, Redding and Ridgefield.

    4. [S03882] The History of Ridgefield Connecticut - Marriages & Deaths, by George L. Rockwell.