Isaac BENTON

Male 1702 - 1757  (55 years)


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  • Name Isaac BENTON  [1, 2
    Born 08 Feb 1702  Hartford, Hartford County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 14 Feb 1703  Hartford, Hartford County,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Died 17 Sep 1757  [2
    Notes 
    • Excerpts from "Deavid Benton Jr. and Sarah Bingham": Isaac Benton, who lived in Hartford, Tolland, Kent and Salisbury, Conn., married Mar 16, 1730, Ruth Norton of Edgartown, Mass. He was in Tlland as early as 1716, removed from there to Kent in 1743, where he and his wife joined the church, Mar 14, 1744, and from there went to Salisbury in 1746. He became a freeman April 8, 1751; was a sealer of weights and measures in 1753 and 1755; a tither in 1754; and a lister and grand-juror in 1756. His gravestone in the Old Cemetery at Salisbury is insribed: "Here Lies Interred The Body of Mr Isaac Benton He died September 17th AD. 1757 (ae54)". His son Isaac was executor of his will, and his estate of seventy-nine acres in the southwest corner of the town, near Ore Hill, and personal property of L43-19-8, was distributed, Aug. 16, 1760, to his widow, Ruth, and his eight surviving children.
    Person ID I05701  Main Tree

    Father Joseph BENTON,   b. 1660, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1753  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Sarah WATERS,   d. Mar 1729 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 10 Feb 1697  [1
    Family ID F19670  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth NORTON,   d. Aft 16 Aug 1760 
    Married Between 16 Mar 1723 and 1724  Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 16 Mar 1730  [2
    Children 
     1. Sarah BENTON,   b. 14 Jun 1731, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Isaac BENTON,   b. 13 Nov 1732, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1814, Falls Village, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
     3. David BENTON,   b. 23 Jan 1734, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Aug 1797  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
     4. Stephen BENTON,   b. 10 Jul 1737, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1820, Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     5. Joseph BENTON,   b. 03 Sep 1740, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1761 and 1762  (Age 20 years)  [Birth]
     6. Nathan BENTON,   b. 28 Feb 1743, Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Levi BENTON,   b. 20 Mar 1746, Kent, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Ruth BENTON,   b. 23 Jul 1748  [Birth]
     9. Jehiel BENTON,   b. 09 Aug 1752,   d. 03 Jun 1753  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F22402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 08 Feb 1702 - Hartford, Hartford County,Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 14 Feb 1703 - Hartford, Hartford County,Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S01765] Ancestry.com: Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut.

    2. [S00011] "David Benton, Jr. and Sarah Bingham, Their Ancestors and Descendants; and Other Ancestral Lines, John Hogan Benton, Esq., of Washington, DC, (Name: Name: Boston: Press of David Clapp & Son 1906;;).

    3. [S03427] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Stafford and Tolland.