The Benedict Family History News
Formerly The Benedict Family News
Volume 6 Number 2 Fall 1998, pp. 15-28
Editor: Mary Alice Benedict Grindol
Table of Contents This Issue
Brothers Edwin Dwight Benedict
and Abel Carter Benedict
From a daguerreotype
The Benedict / Clark Family
By Richard Beleņa Benedict, 1773 Monroe Avenue, Seaford NY 11783-2121
During the summer of 1979, I located a letter in a box of papers which would prove to be instrumental in my research regarding the family of my great-granduncle and great-grandaunt: Edwin Dwight Benedict7 (Edwin,6 John,5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas1) and Sarah Rebecca (Clark) Benedict. The letter was addressed to my grandfather Ralph Curtiss Benedict8 (Abel Carter,7 Edwin,6 John,5 John,4John,3 James,2 Thomas1) and was postmarked Hartford, Connecticut, 4 June 1927; it bore the return address: Mrs. W.A. Wadhams, Bloomfield, CT. Unfortunately, the final page of the letter was missing so there was no further identification of the writer.
However, upon reading the letter it was evident that the author was a Benedict first cousin of my late grandfather. The letter related to a cemetery lot and Mrs. Wadhams wrote, "I have the impression that this lot was purchased about 1861 - as the first burial was your fathers first baby - Little Katie - who perhaps died in 62 or 63. Then the next four burials were my small brothers & sisters. In 72 our grandfather Edwin was buried - the first adult. It would seem probable that he - your father - & my father purchased the lot together."
I reviewed of The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America, Vol. I by Henry Marvin Benedict (1870) and Vol. II by Elwyn E. Benedict (1969); there was no daughter of Edwin Dwight Benedict identified as having married a Wadhams. Therefore, I consulted the Genealogy Collection at the New York Public Library in an attempt to locate Wadhams family information. A review of Wadhams Genealogy by Harriet Weeks (Wadhams) Stevens (1913) revealed an entry for William Allyn Wadhams, married to Hattie Calhoun Benedict, daughter of Edwin Dwight and Sarah Rebecca (Clark) Benedict. I had identified Mrs. W.A. Wadhams, my grandfathers first cousin: Harriet "Hattie" Calhoun Benedict.
A review of the Bloomfield, Connecticut telephone directory revealed that several Wadhams families still resided in the town. A letter was dispatched and shortly thereafter I received my first communication from H. Lydia Wadhams, a daughter of William Allyn and Harriet (Benedict) Wadhams. Lydia provided me with information regarding her maternal grandparents and their children; I happily completed my Edwin Dwight Benedictf family group sheet.
Lydia then undertook her own genealogy project. Over the next nine months, as I completed my final year of high school, she contacted her relatives and prepared a record of the descendants of her Benedict grandparents. It was completed in May of 1980, and she mailed a copy to me and she asked me to see that it would be published. About a year later I would learn from one of her grandnieces that Lydia had passed away.
Lydia prepared records of the descendants of three of Edwin Dwight and Sarah Rebecca (Clark) Benedicts children:
Harriet Calhoun, Edith Lydia and Walter Clark(e) Benedict. Her research is presented in a companion article which follows.
Source: Stevens, Harriet Weeks Wadhams, Wadhams Genealogy, Frank Allaben Genealogical Company, New York (1913)
Edwin Benedict ----------- Polly S. (Carter) Benedict (1810-1879)
Following is a summary with corrections and additions for the family of Edwin Dwight and Sarah Rebecca (Clark) Benedict. It is excerpted from The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America, Vol. I by Henry Marvin Benedict (1870), p.340 and Vol. II by Elwyn E. Benedict (1969), p.361 [hereinafter G of BA]. Information in italics has been gleaned from Cornwall, Connecticut: Benedict tombstone inscriptions transcribed in "The Benedict / Parmelee Family," BFHN, Vol. V, No. 4, or reflect other corrections by compiler Richard Beleņa Benedict.
Unnumbered son of No. 104 Edwin Benedict and Polly S. Carter and brother of No. 288 Abel Carter Benedict:
Edwin Dwight Benedict7 (Edwin,6 John,5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1) (b. 14 Jan. 1839, d. 12 April 1917) married 31 Jan. 1861, Sarah Rebecca Clark (b. 1 Feb. 1840, d. 19 May 1924). Children:
I. Leavitt Clark Benedict (b. 15 March 1862, d. 16 June 1871).
II. Charles Carter Benedict (b. 23 Jan. 1865, d. 9 Oct. 1865).
III. Harriet Calhoun Benedict (b. 6 Feb. 1867, d. 28 Oct. 1938); m. 5 Dec. 1888, William Allyn Wadhams.
[see Descendants of Harriet Calhoun (Benedict) Wadhams]
IV Elizabeth Benedict (b. 2 Feb. 1869, d. 19 March 1869).
V. Mary Lydia "Mamie" Benedict (b. ca. 8 Nov. 1870, d. 8 Aug. 1871, ae. 9 mos.).
229. VI. Edith Lydia Benedict [delete Daughter] (b. 21 Sept. 1873, d. 20 Aug. 1949); m. 16 June 1896, Edward
Rexford Baldwin. [see Descendants of Edith Lydia (Benedict) Baldwin]
VII. Walter Clark(e) Benedict (b. 17 May 1878, d. 3 Sept. 1954); m. 10 Oct. 1900, Ella Sackett Comstock.
[see Descendants of Walter Clarke Benedict].
VIII. Sarah Faye Benedict (b. 15 Sept. 1881, d. 1 Oct. 1966).
[delete No. 230 Minerva Benedict - from children of Edwin Dwight and Sarah Rebecca (Clark) Benedict in G of BA, Vol. I] Add:
230. Minerva Judson Benedict7 ([delete Edwin Dwight,7] Edwin,6 John,5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1) (b. 17 Oct. 1841);
m. Swift Berry Smith. Children: (see G of BA, Vol. II).
(End of corrections and additions)
Editor's note: for the electronic distribution of this article to preserve individual privacy, we have eliminated all of the information on persons who were still living at the time of the original publication.
Following on the next few pages are detailed the descendants of three of the children of Edwin Dwight Benedict and his wife, Sarah Rebecca Clark (family summarized in the previous article):
III. Harriet (Calhoun) Benedict Wadhams
VI. Edith Lydia (Benedict) Baldwin
VII. Walter Clarke Benedict.
[Note from Richard Benedict]: In a letter dated 5 May 1980, Lydia Wadhams wrote: "I have been assisted by many people in gathering information, my sisters and nieces on the Wadhams line and by Eleanor Baldwin Clements for the Baldwin line. I could not have done it without their help."
Lydia also credited her cousin Marion (Benedict) Larson as the source of the Walter Clarke Benedict descendants information. In a letter of 19 Feb. 1980, Lydia noted: "You will find Clark spelled with and without the final e. In any genealogical papers that my mother collected regarding the Clarks the e was omitted but my uncles family seems to have retained it. It makes no difference which is used."
Since this material was prepared in 1979-80, an attempt was made by Richard Benedict to locate the death information on those of the older generation that have since passed on. Information in italics is based upon data found in the Social Security Death Index.]
III. Descendants of Harriet Calhoun (Benedict) Wadhams
Harriet Calhoun Benedict8 (Edwin Dwight,7 Edwin,6 John,5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1), b. 6 Feb. 1867; m. 5 Dec. 1888, William Allyn Wadhams, son of Moses Alonzo and Harriet Newell (Allyn) Wadhams, b. 18 March 1864, d. 16 May 1958. She d. 28 Oct. 1938. Children:
I. Edith Elinor Wadhams, b. 24 Sept. 1889; m. 3 Sept. 1912, Edson Clafin Gates, b. 28 Dec. 1885, d. 17 Dec. 1978. She d. Oct. 1994. Residence: Ashland, MA.
II. Moses Allyn Wadhams, b. 3 March 1892; m. 17 June 1912, Ruth Clinton, b. 17 June 1894, d. Aug 1986. M. Allyn Wadhams d. 10 May 1974. Residence: Bloomfield, CT.
III. Dwight Benedict Wadhams, b. 25 Nov. 1894; m. 15 Jan. 1918, Ruth Adelaide Strong, b. 21 Feb. 1893, d. 21 Sept. 1968. He d. Nov. 1980. Residence: Bloomfield, CT.
IV. Everett Calhoun Wadhams. b. 18 Feb. 1898; m. 5 Oct. 1927, Edith May Dellert, b. 9 Dec. 1897, d. Aug. 1981. He d. 29 Dec. 1991. Residence: Bloomfield, CT.
V. Miriam Sarah Wadhams, b. 31 July 1900; m. 26 Aug. 1925, Ross Harold Roberts, b. 29 Oct. 1892, d. Feb. 1987. She d. 13 March 1995. Residence: Antrim, NH.
VI. Descendants of Edith Lydia (Benedict) Baldwin
Edith Lydia Benedict8 (Edwin Dwight,7 Edwin,6 John,5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1), b. 21 Sept. 1873; m. 16 June 1896, Edward Rexford Baldwin, b. 2 Nov. 1874, d. 4 April 1921. She d. 20 Aug. 1949. Children:
I. Robert Benedict Baldwin, b. 17 Nov. 1898, d. 11 Aug. 1901.
II. Marjorie Faye Baldwin, b. 25 July 1900; m. 18 Oct. 1919, Benjamin Franklin Vaill, b. 25 Aug. 1897, d. 19 Dec. 1968. She d. Jan. 1983.
IV. Edwin John Baldwin, b. 10 July 1904; m. 10 July 1925, Katherine Lawrence Wilford, [living at time of original publication]. He d. 30 April 1967.
V. Eleanor Benedict Baldwin, [living at time of original publication]; m. 24 Nov. 1932, Rolf Victor Clements, b. 25 May 1906, d. 12 Nov. 1991.
VII. Harriet Louise Baldwin, [living at time of original publication]; m. 16 June 1939, Aage Ferdinand Thomsen, b. 11 Nov. 1914, d. 29 Oct. 1990.
VII. Descendants of Walter Clarke Benedict
Walter Clarke Benedict8 (Edwin Dwight,7 Edwin,6 John,5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1), b. 17 May 1878; m. 10 Oct. 1900, Ella Sackett Comstock, b. 29 Aug. 1879, d. 27 Jan. 1960. He d. 3 Sept. 1954. Children:
I. Lloyd Comstock Benedict, b. 29 Aug. 1901; m. 17 June 1924, Mary Buckbee, b. 23 Nov. 1902, d. 26 Nov. 1968. He d. 9 Oct. 1995.
II. Arthur Clarke Benedict,b. 19 Nov. 1902; m. 24 Aug. 1932, Christine Cody (divorced); m. (2d) 30 Sept. 1951, Lillian Wagner Tardy, b. 25 Dec. 1897, d. May 1993. He d. Oct. 1983.
III. Marion Rebecca Benedict, b. 14 Jan. 1908; m. 15 Aug. 1943, Arnold Waldemar Larson, b. 5 Feb. 1906, d. 6 Dec. 1992. She d. 21 Feb. 1995. Residence: Newington, CT.
[END OF THIS COMPILATION]
Golden Wedding Anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Benedict 1908
From Doneva Shepard email@example.com 2830 SW Pleasant View Drive, Gresham, OR 97080-9493
Doneva Shepard found this clipping from an unknown newspaper (unknown date) among family belongings. She does not believe she is related to this family though she may have a Campbell connection. She has sent the orginal clipping to the editor of this newsletter.
"GOLDEN WEDDING ANNIVERSARY"
"Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Benedict celebrated their golden wedding anniversary on Saturday evening Feb. 1 at their home, 259 North Lafayette street; many of their friends joined in making it a very pleasant affair. Mr. and Mrs. Benedict were married in Beloit, Wis., in 1858 and had only one child, a daughter, Rosanna, who married A.E. Terpening in 1886, dying ten years later, leaving four daughters, who live here. Mr. Benedict was for many years vice president of the Benedict Furniture Clamp company on North Front street. Mr. and Mrs. Benedict are descendants of Revolutionary stock and their ancestors took part in the stirring scenes of both the wars of the Revolution and that of 1812. Mrs. Benedict's great grandfather was Capt. Jonathan Pitcher, who served under Paul Jones, and her grandmother, with whom she lived until fifteen years of age, was Mrs. Betsy Arnold, who was a prominent figure in the Rhode Island charter troubles in 1842-1844."
[Editors note: This couple is listed in The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America, Vol 1 by Henry Marvin Benedict (1870), page 183. There is little about them except that (at the time of publication) they resided in Fairport (?Wisconsin) and that Jacob Benedicts wife (not so named in the anniversary announcement) was Elizabeth Palmer, born 1837 of Beloit, Wisconsin and that they were married 1 February 1858. Jacob Benedict8 was born 16 September 1831. His lineage was (Gilbert,7 Enoch,6 Joseph,5 John,4 John,3 John,2 Thomas,1). Jacob and Elizabeth (Palmer) Benedict had one child, Rosana Cornelia, born Sept. 15, 1862. Her family is not numbered or carried forward in Volume 2.]
Found these while looking for information on the internet.
Where the editor could identify the subjects from The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America, [hereinafter G of BA] Vols. 1 or 2, we have inserted in brackets [ ] the page numbers where the families can be found. Also included in parenthases ( ) is their lineage according to G of BA.
Posted by: <L.Crow10100@aol.com>
Source: Bruce, Dwight H. (Ed.), Onondaga's Centennial, Vol. II (Boston: History Co., 1896) pp. 384-385.
"Albert T. Benedict [p. 360, Vol. 2, G of BA, (Abel Carter,7 Edwin,6 John, 5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1) ] Syracuse is a son of Dr. A. B. Benedict, was born in Litchfield Co., Conn., Aug. 4, 1865, and came with his parents to Syracuse in 1875. He attended the Hopkins Grammar School at New Haven, Conn., began the study of law when sixteen with Forbes, Brown & Tracy, in Syracuse, and was admitted in Sept., 1886. For one year, in 1886-87, he practiced his profession in New York city and from 1887 to 1890 was a member of the firm of Smith, Kellogg, Wells & Benedict in Syracuse; from then until 1894 the firm was Benedict & Thomson; in Oct., 1894, the present partnership of Rider & Benedict (Arthur B. Rider) was formed. In Oct., 1888, Mr. Benedict was married to Madge B. Scott of Syracuse."
Posted by Dick Halsey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
on Sat, 27 Jun 1998
Source: Landmarks of Monroe County, NY (1895) Part III, p. 8
"Benedict, Allen, [the editor is unable to identify this man from G of BA, Vol. 1 or 2] late of Fairport, and a valued member of society and church, was born in Tioga county, January 30, 1834. His father, Nathan, came to Penfield in 1844, engaging in farming, as did Allen until 1876, when he removed to Fairport. During the late war Mr. Benedict served eighteen months in the 8th N. Y. Cavalry, after which his health was greatly impaired, and his death occurred September 10, 1893. He married Lovinia J. Gowdy of Watertown, N. Y., in 1884, who survives him. A constant attendant of the Congregational church, he was one of the trustees for several years. Reserved without being morose, strict without a censorious spirit, his quiet thoughtful ways won the esteem of a1l who were intimate with him."
Posted by Dick Halsey <email@example.com>
on Fri, 03 Jul 1998
Source: Landmarks of Monroe County, NY (1895) Part III, p. 26 - 27
"Benedict, Edgar, [p. 117, Vol. 1 G of BA and p. 121 Vol. 2 G of BA (Frederick Reed,7 Asa,6 Nathaniel,5 Nathaniel,4 John,3 John,2 Thomas1) ] was born in Wilton, Fairfield county, Conn., October 2, 1830. His father, Frederick R., was a native of the same State, and the family trace their descent to Thomas Benedict, who came from England in 1638. F. R. Benedict married Mary A. Osborn, who died in 1846, and his second wife was Amanda Rockwell. Edgar Benedict was educated at Wilton, and in 1852 came to Brockport and engaged in the retail shoe business, which he now carries on in the same store where he first located. The firm was first C. Wickes & Co., afterwards Wickes & Benedict. In 1875 Mr. Wickes retired and Frank Benedict, a brother, was admitted to the firm, since which it has been Benedict Brothers. In 1858 he married Mary E., daughter of Joseph Staples, and their children are Frederick S., an architect of New York city; Homer B., a law student: George E., now in the office of D. S. Morgan & Co. Our subject has served as town clerk for ten years, and four years as one of the trustees of the village. He is a member of the Local Board of the Brockport State Normal School. He has been for twenty years one of the ruling elders of the Presbyterian church, and has been delegate to the Presbytery and Synod. In 1892 he was a commissioner from Rochester Presbytery to the Presbyterian General Assembly, which met at Portland, Oregon."
Posted by Sue Goodfellow
<MissMegans@aol.com> on Thu, 02 Jul 1998
Source: Bruce, Dwight H. (Ed.), Onondaga's Centennial, Vol. II. (Boston: History Co., 1896) p. 280.
[Editors note: This following subject is the ancestor of Elwyn E. Benedict, our Family Genealogist. The subject died 28 September 1904 at the homesite of Elwyn at the time Elwyn authored Vol. 2 G of BA (1969) - Benedict Road, East Syracuse, New York.]
"James A. Benedict, [p. 263, Vol. 1 G of BA and p. 236, Vol. 2 G of BA (Alexander,7 Levi,6 Gilbert,5 Nathaniel,4 Nathaniel,3 Samuel,2 Thomas,1) ] Dewitt, was born in Fabius in 1834. The parents, Alexander and Eliza (Smith) Benedict, natives of Pompey and La Fayette, died in 1840 and 1893. In 1866 Mr. Benedict married Celestia A. Killmer, who died in 1877, leaving four children, Oscar, Clifford, John, and George. His present wife was Henrietta M. Killmer. He has held the offices of town collector and inspector of elections. Ichabod Smith, the maternal grandfather of Mr. Benedict, died in 1876 in La Fayette at the age of 100 years, eight months and some days."
Posted by Kathy Crowell
<LCrow10101@aol.com> on Sun, 05 Jul 1998
Source: Bruce, Dwight H. (Ed.), Onondaga's Centennial Vol. II, (Boston: History Co., 1896) p. 280.
"Newton F. Benedict, [p. 264, Vol. 1, G of BA, (George,7 Walter,6 Gilbert,5 Nathaniel,4 Nathaniel,3 Samuel,2 Thomas,1) ] Fabius, was born in Pompey, March 25, 1857, a son of George and Helen (Sherman) Benedict, he a native of Pompey, born Feb. 18, 1820, and his wife born in Cazenovia March 22, 1829. The grandfather was Walter Benedict, who came to Pompey from Massachusetts in an early day. George, father of Newton F., resides in Delphi. Our subject was educated in Delphi village and Cazenovia Seminary, and engaged in teaching school, having taught in all the principal villages in the southern part of the county. He came to Fabius in 1887 and engaged in the furniture and undertaking business in partnership with his father-in-law, and also in the insurance business, representing the Home of New York, the Caledonia of Scotland, the Glens Falls of New York. In 1887 he married Hattie A., daughter of William Estates and his wife, Louisa Robinson. The former in 1884 bought out the furniture and undertaking business of Thomas Dakin, and in 1887 formed a partnership with our subject. Mr. and Mrs. Benedict have had one child, Hazel E. He has served as town clerk, school commissioner, etc., and taken an active part in local affairs."
Posted by Kathy Crowell
<LCrow1010@aol.com> on Fri, 25 Sep 1998
Source: Bruce, Dwight H. (Ed.), Onondaga's Centennial Vol. II, (Boston: History Co., 1896) p. 390.
"A. C. Benedict, M.D., [p. 340, Vol. I G of BA (Edwin,6 John, 5 John,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas,1) ] Syracuse, was born in Danbury, Conn., Nov. 17, 1836, and was educated in the public and private schools of his native place. At the age of 18 he moved with his father's family to Cornwall, Litchfield Co., Conn., where he taught school for two years. In 1857 he began the study of medicine with the late Dr. M. D. Benedict, of Skaneateles, and the next year he entered the Medical Department of Yale College, from which he was graduated as an M.D. in 1860. He settled in Dover, N. Y., and practiced his profession one year, when the war of the Rebellion broke out. He then enlisted as assistant surgeon in the 1st N.Y. Vol. Inf., and in March, 1863, was made assistant surgeon of U. S. Vols. In September of the same year he was appointed by President Lincoln surgeon of U. S. Vols., and in 1865 was brevetted lieutenant-colonel. At the close of the war he practiced in Bethel, Conn., two years, and in Waverly, Ill., seven years, and in 1875 settled in Syracuse, where he has since resided and followed his profession. Dr. Benedict is one of the leading physicians of the city and is not without political honor, having held several offices of trust and responsibility. In March, 1862, he married Hannah W., daughter of Reuben and Catherine Tompkins, of Dover, N. Y., who died in Oct. 1876. In the fall of 1877 he united in marriage with Miss M., youngest daughter of the late Capt. Hezekiah Parmelee, of New Haven, Conn. Of his children four sons and a daughter are living.
[Editors note: This last refers to Abel Carter Benedict whose obituary appeared in this newsletter Vol. 5, No. 4, Spring 1998, p. 48. Richard Beleņa Benedict, who contributed that obituary, is the author of our lead article this issue. See our front page for a picture of Abel Carter Benedict with his brother, Edwin Dwight Benedict. A. C. was the father of Albert Thompkins Benedict in the first sketch.]
Transcribed from microfilm by Mary Alice Benedict Grindol, August and November 1998 at Western Michigan University Archives and Regional History Collections, Kalamazoo, Michigan. The AIS index was relied on to find these names. The indexing sometimes used the handwritten page numbers and sometimes used the stamped page numbers.
Dw = Dwellling, Fam = Family, $ RE = Value of Real Estate, BP = Birth place, Att. school = Attended school within year.
The first family listed before is a repeat from the previous issue. We spelled the name Benedict when it appears in the original record as Benedick.
Dw Fam Surname Given name Age Sex Occupation $ RE BP Comments
Cuyahoga County, Roll No. 673
Bedford Twp, page 179
1316 1438 Benedick P. 30 M Carpenter NY
Benedick Louisa 28 F NY
Benedick [?Albert] 41 M OH
Bedford Twp, page 180
1326 1448 Benedict Julius 44 M Miller 6000 VT
Benedict Nancy 42 F VT
Benedict Frederich[?k] 23 M Lumber dealer VT
Benedict Azelia 21 F OH
Benedict Julius 18 M Lumber dealer OH
Benedict Cornelia 16 F OH
Benedict Edgar 10 M OH Att. School within yr
Champaign County, Roll No. 665
Rush Twp., page 502
429 441 Benedict Jeremiah 55 M Farmer 4000 NY
Benedict Elizabeth 53 F NY could not read/write
Benedict Henry 21 M Farmer OH
Benedict Mariah 15 F OH Att. School within yr
Benedict Harrison 10 M OH Att. School within yr
Benedict Angeline 8 F OH Att. School within yr
Rush Twp, page 506
459 472 Neal Jonah 54 M Farmer 3700 VA ?Married within yr
Neal Sarah 50 F NY ?Married within yr
Neal Elizabeth 22 F OH
Benedict Asa A. 16 M Laborer OH
Benedict Albert 12 M OH Att. School within yr
Harrison Twp, page 664
146 146 Benedict James 25 M Farmer VA
Benedict Martha A. 18 F VA
Benedict Mary E. 1 F VA
Harrison Twp., page 665
158 158 Benedict Sophrona 14 F VA Att. School within yr./ in HH Silas
Clark County, Roll No. 666
Bethel Twp., page 104
742 745 Benedict E. 22 M NY HH Henry Mussulman, shoemaker
Jackson County, Roll No. 667
Jackson Twp., page 126
153 153 Benedict Nathan 47 M 4000 CT
Benedict Emaline 38 F ME
Benedict Henry 19 M Farmer NY
Benedict Gilbert 16 M Farmer OH
Waits Melinda 14 F OH Att. School within yr.
Moore Jane 19 F OH Att. School within yr.
Delaware County, Roll No. 675
Berkshire Twp., page 105
168 18 Benedict Grandenon (?) 45 M Farmer CT
Benedict Harriett 47 F CT
Benedict Silas 17 M CT Att. School within yr.
Benedict Florinda 14 F CT Att. School within yr.
Benedict Almira 10 F CT Att. School within yr.
Delaware Town, page 168
1012 1014 Benedict S.G. 18 M Student CT Att. School within yr./
?boarding house - all students
Oxford Twp., page 297
2772 2785 Benedict Ira 40 M Carpenter NY
Benedict Rosanna 35 F OH
Benedict Sylvester 11 M OH
Benedict Wm 9 M OH
Kingston Twp., page 327
3175 3190 Benedict Benj 60 M Farming 1500 CT
Benedict Jane 45 F VA
Benedict Sturgiss (?) 8 M OH Att. School within yr.
Kingston Twp., page 328
3192 3207 Benedict Nelson 27 M Farming 1200 OH
Benedict Rebecca 30 F OH
Benedict Ira 6 M OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Edgar 4 M OH Att. School within yr.
Marlborough Twp, page 357
73 73 Benedict Hiram 18 M Farmer NY Att. School within yr./
HH Harmon Birch
Erie County, Roll No. 676
Portland Twp., page 44
706 715 Benedict David 17 M Clerk OH Att. School within yr./ HH with
Henry Vanvalkinburg, grocer
Vermillion Twp., District 35, page 433
3 3 Benedict Martha 28 F NY HH Richard Ruggles, farmer
5 5 Benedict Elizabeth 23 F NY } HH Lyman Caso, farmer
Benedict Florence 5 F OH }
Berlin Twp., page 456
72 72 Benedict Velona 11 F NY Att. School within yr./ HH Harlo Case,
Treasurer Erie Co./she is indexed Adona
Franklin County, Roll No. 679
Columbus, 3rd Ward, page 615
283 325 Benedick Augustus 29 M Stone cutter France Boarding house
Blendon Twp., page 25
191 193 Benedict Charles M. 10 M OH HH Martin Kirkpatrick, school teacher
Sharon Twp., Dist. 38, page 53
136 138 Benedict Asahil 55 M Laborer NY HH Hiram Andrew, Distiller
Sharon Twp., Dist. 38, page 55
146 148 Benedict Anson 18 M Laborer OH
New Albany Plain Twp., page 218
273 275 Benedict Nicholas 40 M Shoemaker 2000 OH
Benedict Charlotte 36 F OH
Benedict Reuben (?M) 21 M Shoemaker OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Mary E. 8 F OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Frances E. 6 F OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Henry B. 3 M OH
Pornill (?) Mary H. 30 F OH
Bales Lucinda 31 F OH
Davenport Henry 16 M Shoemaker OH
Greenwood John 14 M OH
Washington Twp., page 361
75 75 Benedict Silas 52 M Farmer NY
Benedict Margarett 43 F PA
Benedict Amanda 22 F OH
Benedict Sarah 19 F OH
page 362 (family continued)
Benedict Mary 18 F OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Henry 16 M OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Ambrose 13 M OH Att. School within yr.
Benedict Cimantha (?) 12 F OH
Benedict Sophrona 10 F OH
Hamilton County, Roll No. 685
Millcreek Twp., page 71
(?) 962 Benedict Harvey 35 M Drayman (?) KY page may be bound & no. out of order
Benedict John 10 M KY
Hamilton County, Roll No. 686
Sycamore Twp., page 412
529 545 Benedict Thomas 48 M Broom Maker 600 NY
Benedict Phebe A. 43 F NY
Benedict Wm. H. 16 M Broom Maker NY
Hamilton County, Roll No. 687
Cincinnati 2nd Ward, Page 91
101 140 Benedict Macshall (?Marshall)
30 M Shoe Maker Germany HH Lepold Olefelthe,
shoemaker from Germany
Cincinnati 2nd Ward, Page 92
131 183 Benedict Zalmona 37 M Real Eastate Agt. NY
Benedict Mary 33 F PA
Wright Jacob 26 M Fancy Store IN
Wright Mary 24 F England
Gray Eliza 24 F MD
Hydron Caroline 16 F Germany
Benedict Clarissa 4 F OH
Hamilton County, Roll No. 690
Cincinnati 8th Ward, Page 729
1750 2369 Benedict Alexander 31 M Carpenter KY
Benedict Sarah 38 F England
Young Nancy 19 F OH
Young Charles 22 M Bricklayer OH
Benedict Thomas 14 M OH
Young Caroline 10/12 F OH
Moore Charity 72 F England
Hamilton County, Roll No. 691
Cincinnati 10th Ward, Page 64
507 1181 Benedict Thomas 65 M none 8000 NY
Davis Susan 42 F PA
Davis Sarah 25 F PA
Davis Hiram 19 M Livery Stable keeper OH
Davis Henry 17 M Bricklayer OH
Cheesebrogh Mary Ann 23 F PA
Huron County, Roll No. 697
Norwalk Twp., Page 12
70 70 Benedict Platt 75 M Farmer CT
Benedict Sarah 72 F CT
Gullup Clarissa 52 F 8000 CT
Gullup Mariah (?) 24 F 50 OH
Gullup Elizabeth 13 F OH Att. School within yr.
Norwalk Twp., Page 24
142 143 Benedict Charles 34 M Carpenter NY HH Edward Hurlburt, carpenter
Norwalk Twp., Page 27
164 168 Benedict Jonas B. 41 M Farmer 7000 NY
Benedict Caroline 35 F PA
Benedict Fannie L. 10 F OH Att. School within yr.
Brown Jane 23 F Teacher NY
Linwood (?) Catherine 21 F Germany
Chapman Caroline 5 F OH Att. School within yr.
Norwalk Twp., Page 31
198 201 Benedict Wm. 19 M Blk Smith NY HH Edward B. Hadley, Carriage Maker
Norwalk Twp., Page 79
512 526 Benedict Thomas 45 M Farmer 1000 CT
Benedict Harriet 41 F NY
Geer Benoni 34 M Student NY
Geer Louisa C. 20 F NY
Mead Sandford 41 M Farmer 800 NY (?in wrong HH? - Meads are next
door with female named first)
Norwalk Twp., Page 92
613 630 Benedict Rufus S. 40 M Farmer 3000 CT
Benedict Betsey 36 F NY
Benedict Hannah 4 F CT
Benedict Charles 2 M OH
Benedict George 1/12 M OH
Philips Irene 33 F NY
Phillips [sic] Henry 30 M Farmer NY
(To be continued)
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