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James Benedict

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  • Name  James Benedict 
    Born  19 Feb 1719/1720  Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  9 Sep 1792  Warwick,Orange,New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • !LIFE: Elder James Benedict. The Pioneer Preacher of Warwick and Wyoming Valleys. Elizabeth C. Van Duzer. Transcribed for the Internet and Warwick Historical Society. http://home.cyberave.com/~wisner/warwick/Benedict.htm In 1764 the New Englanders, in Warwick, missed their Church association so much that they decided to get James Benedict to settle in Warwick, New York.

      !BIRTH-MARRIAGE-DEATH: Genealogy of the Benedicts in America. Henry M. Benedict. LDS branch library in Logan, Cache, Utah. Vol 1; p. 65. James Benedict was born 19 February 1719/1720 in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut. James Benedict married Mary Blackman, Green Farms, Connecticut. He married Jemima Bross after his first wife died. He became a member of the Baptist church in Stamford, Connecticut. He left Connecticut and removed to Warwick, Orange, New York about 17 November 1766. He went to Wyoming, Pennsylvania and was involved with the inhabitants in a fearful massacree of the inhabitants. He returned to Warwick in the year 1777, where he resided until his death, 9 September 1792.

      !BIRTH: Barbour Collection of Vital Records, Louis Barbour. Ridgefield, Connecticut. Film 2893. Ridgefield Vital Records; Vol LR1; p. 203. James the son of James Benedict and Sarah was born on 19 Feb 1719/20 in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut.

      !MARRIAGE: Barbour Collection of Vital Records, Louis Barbour. Ridgefield, Connecticut. Film 2893. Ridgefield Vital Records; Vol LR1; p. 232. James Benedict married Mary ( ) 8 May 1740 in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut.
    Person ID  I1292  Baxter-Bailey Family Tree/History
    Last Modified  19 Apr 2002 

    Father  James Benedict,   b. 15 Jan 1685, Norwalk,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1762, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Hyatt,   b. 6 Dec 1686, Norwalk,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1767, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  7 Apr 1709  Norwalk,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F425  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Mary Blackman,   b. Abt 1720, Green Farms,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1749 
    Married  8 May 1740  Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Benedict,   b. 31 Mar 1741, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Sarah Benedict,   b. 6 Feb 1743/1744, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Benedict,   b. 8 May 1745, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1822
     4. John Benedict,   b. 22 Apr 1747, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1810, Pittstown,Rensselaer,New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jemima Benedict,   b. 25 Jul 1749, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1843, Bellvale,Orange,New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F423  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Jemima Bross 
    Married  Abt 1750  Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martha Benedict,   b. 16 Jun 1751, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Phoebe Benedict,   b. 14 Aug 1753, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William Benedict,   b. 14 Jul 1755, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Anna Benedict,   b. 25 Jul 1757, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. of Warwick,Orange,New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Joseph Benedict,   b. 11 May 1760, Ridgefield,Fairfield,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1847
    Family ID  F424  Group Sheet


  

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