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Alice Benedict

Family reference: 352.255.2

Born Birth   11 April 1859 Sullivan twp., Grey co., Ontario
Married Married 1st 2 May 1878 William Joseph Henry, age 28 b. Canada
Married Married 2nd 2 Aug 1922 John Cruickshank b. Bauphshire Scotland
Died Died   1951 Tara, Arran twp., Bruce co., Ontario

Photo Album - a collection of photos and documents for Alice Benedict and family.



  1. Annie Henry b. 24 Feb 1879
  2. Herbert Henry b. Abt.1880 - not registered
  3. Mary Alice Henry; b. 4 Nov 1882; married Edward T. Harwood on May 1, 1900 at Sullivan Twp., Grey Co., Ontario. Edward was born in 1900.
  4. Sarah Jane Henry b. 24 July 1891
  5. William George Henry b. 19 March 1893; married Ruby Barber, b. 1896, d. 1950. Buried Tara, Annan Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario.

Alice's Parents

Alice's Early Years

Alice and William

Ontario Marriage Registration; - - - William Joseph HENRY, 28, farmer, Canada, Sullivan Twp., s/o Andrew HENRY & Ann COOK, married Alice BENEDICT, 19, Canada, Sullivan Twp., d/o William BENEDICT & Ann ELMER, witn: Andrew L. HENRY & Susan BENEDICT, both of Sullivan Twp., 01 May, 1878 at Chatsworth.

Alice and William farmed on Lot 14, Conc. 10, Sullivan Twp., Grey Co., Ontario

The Final Years for Alice

Alice was born April 11, 1859 and died 1951 at the age of 92. William was born April 27, 1848 and died 1919 at the age of 71. Both buried in Tara Cemetery, Arran Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario. After William's death Alice Benedict Henry, at the age of 63, and for the want of companionship, remarried to John Cruickshank, aged 74, born, Bauphshire Scotland, on August 02, 1922. Alice also out lived her 2nd. husband, and died at the age of 92.


Canada Census of 1881

Person Sex Status Age Born Religion Occupation
HENRY, William M married 32 Ontario Ch England farmer
Alice F married 22 Ontario Ch England  
Annie F   2 Ontario Ch England  
Herbert M   born Dec Ontario Ch England  
- Canada 1881 Census for Sullivan, Grey North Co., Ontario, District 156, Subdistrict D, page 52, household #224.

Census of 1901

Person Sex Relation Status Birth Date Age Born Origin Occupation
HENRY, William J. M head married 27 Apr 1848 53 Ontario Irish  
Alice F wife married 11 Apr 1859 42 Ontario Irish  
Sarah J. F daughter single 24 July 1892 10 Ontario Irish  
William G. M son single 8 March 1893 8 Ontario Irish  
NOTE: All have nationality of "Canadian" and religion of "Church of England".
- Canada 1901 Census for Grey Co, Ontario, District 65, Subdistrict f-5, page 13, microfilm reel T-6469.


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