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Clarence Edward Benedict

Born Born 9Mar1863 Orange County, NY
Married Married 9Oct1895 Hallie Sheldon
Died Died 28Oct1901 New York

Parents:

  • Father:Benedict, William Lewis, Rev1814
  • Mother:Burt, Phoebe1818

Children:

  1. Welma Sheldon Benedict 1896-1978, b Compton, Illinois
  2. Robert Putnam Benedict 1899-1918, b Compton, Illinois

The Family of Hallie M Sheldon

1880 US Federal Census: Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey; Roll: T9_782; Family History Film: 1254782; Page: 60.1000; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 0120. 6Jul1880
  • Dudly Hall Family
  • Sheldon, Samuel W, boarder, white, male, age 41, wid, b NY, grocery store
  • Sheldon, Myron, white, male, age 16, b NY
  • Sheldon, Hallie M, white, female, age 14, b NY

Clarence’s Early Years

1870 US Federal Census: Warwick, Orange County, New York; Roll: M593_1070; Page: 624; Image: 332. Post Office: Bellvale. 20Jun1870
  • Benedict, Wm L, age 55, male, white, farmer, value of real estate: 12, 000, personal: 3,000, b NY
  • Benedict, Phebe, age 52, female, white, keeps house, b NY
  • Benedict, Clara, age 25, female, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Howard, age 22, male, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Ella, age 18, female, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Fred, age 16, male, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Fanny, age 14, female, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Lewis, age 12, male, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Lizzie, age 10, female, white, at home, b NY
  • Benedict, Clarence, age 7, male, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Mabel, age 5, female, white, b NY
  • Hornby, Eliza, age 34, female, white, at home, b NY
  • Hornby, Mary, age 8, female, white, b NY
  • Hornby, Alfred, age 5, male, white, b NY
  • Hornby, Jennie, age 3, female, white, b NY

1880 US Federal Census: New York (Manhattan), New York City-Greater, New York; Roll: T9_870; Family History Film: 1254870; Page: 347.1000; Enumeration District: 87; Image: 0702. 1Jun1880

  • Benedict, Clarence, boarder, male, white, age 17, single, clerk, butter store, b Orange Co, parents b Orange Co (NY)

Clarence's Last Years

1900 US Federal Census: Res: 363 Pacific St, Paterson Ward 8, Passaic County, New Jersey; Roll: T623 993; Page: 15B; 7Jun1900
  • Benedict, Clarence, head, male, white, b Mar1863, age 37, b NY, parents b NY, clerk
  • Benedict, Hallie M, wife, female, white, b Oct1865, mother of 2, 2 living, b NY, parents b NY
  • Edwards, Ella, boarder, female, white, b Dec1884, age 15, single, NY, parents b NJ
  • Benedict, Welma, dau, female, white, b Sep1896, age 4, b IL, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Robert, son, male, white, b Oct1899, age 1, b IL, parents b NY

Notes

Both of their children are verified as being born in Compton, Illinois

Sources

Per Benedicts of America, Vol II, Pg 152

Benedict, Clarence Edward8, Rev William Lewis7, William6, James5, James4, James3, John2, Thomas1 b 9Mar1863, m 9Oct1895 Hallie Sheldon, b 25Oct1864, d 10Jan1903. He d 28Oct1901. Enlisted Spanish American War, but saw no action. Res Patterson, NJ Children:

  • I Welma Sheldon b 18Sep1896, Compton, IL. m 16Jun1923 Edward William Vickers. Res: Box 31017 Lincoln Heights Station, Los Angeles, CA
  • II Robert Putnam b 6Oct1899, Compton, IL. Pvt 1st Class WWI, 27th Div Co C, 107th Inf. Wounded in action at St Souglet, France and died the following day, 19Oct1918. The following is copied from a citation given him. "For courage and devotion to duty in evacuating wounded men under heavy fire during the Battle of the Hindenburg line east of Ronssoy, France, 29Sep1918. Unmarried

Children of Clarence and Hallie Benedict

1910 US Federal Census: Chester, Orange, New York; Roll: T624_1059; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 52. 19Apr1910
  • Ringen, Diedrick, head and family
  • Benedict, Welma S, cousin of Baird, female, white, age 14, b IL, parents b NY

1930 US Federal Census: Res: Fedora St, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California; Roll: 141; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 200; Image: 20.0. 15Apr1930

  • Vickers, Edward W, head, rent/35, male, white, married, age 33, married at age 33, b IL, parents b England, head trust dept, bank, veteran
  • Vickers, Welma, wife, female, white, married, age 33, married at age 26, b IL, parents b NY

1948 California Voter Registrations, 1900-1968, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA Vickers, Edward W, 4525 1/2 Pickford St, Democrat Vickers, Mrs Welma S, 4525 1/2 Pickford St, Democrat

California Death Index, 1940-1997 Name: Welma S Vickers Social Security #: 563070407 Sex: FEMALE Birth Date: 18 Sep 1896 Birthplace: Illinois Death Date: 23 Aug 1978 Death Place: Ventura

Social Security Death Index Name: Welma Vickers SSN: 553-21-2903 Last Residence: 93023 Ojai, Ventura County, California, United States of America Born: 18 Sep 1896 Died: Aug 1978 State (Year) SSN issued: California (1973 )

California Death Index, 1940-1997 Name: Edward W Vickers Social Security #: 563090407 Sex: MALE Birth Date: 12 Dec 1896 Birthplace: Illinois Death Date: 21 Jan 1972 Death Place: Ventura

Social Security Death Index Name: Edward Vickers SSN: 563-09-0407 Last Residence: 93023 Ojai, Ventura, California, United States of America Born: 22 Dec 1896 Died: Jan 1972 State (Year) SSN issued: California (Before 1951)

1910 US Federal Census: Ramapo, Rockland County, New York; Roll: T624_953; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 116; Image: 314. 28Apr1910 Benedict, Mabel, head, female, white, age 43, single, b NY, parents b NY, teacher, bible school Benedict, Ella, sister, female, white, age 58, single, b NY, parents b NY, not employed Benedict, Fanny H, sister, female, white, age 54, single, b NY, parents b NY, not employed Tilton, Eleanor B, boarder, female, white, age 14, b Alaska, parents b Mass Swanson, Sophia, adopted dau, female, white, age 10, b unAlaska, father b Sweden, mother b Alaska Benedict, Robert B, nephew, male, white, age 10, b NJ, parents b NY

Per Benedicts of America, Vol II, Pg 152 Benedict, Clarence Edward8, Rev William Lewis7, William6, James5, James4, James3, John2, Thomas1 b 9Mar1863, m 9Oct1895 Hallie Sheldon, b 25Oct1864, d 10Jan1903. He d 28Oct1901. Enlisted Spanish American War, but saw no action. Res Patterson, NJ Children: I Welma Sheldon b 18Sep1896, Compton, IL. m 16Jun1923 Edward William Vickers. Res: Box 31017 Lincoln Heights Station, Los Angeles, CA

II Robert Putnam b 6Oct1899, Compton, IL. Pvt 1st Class WWI, 27th Div Co C, 107th Inf. Wounded in action at St Souglet, France and died the following day, 19Oct1918. The following is copied from a citation given him. "For courage and devotion to duty in evacuating wounded men under heavy fire during the Battle of the Hindenburg line east of Ronssoy, France, 29Sep1918. Unmarried

American Soldiers of World War I SOLDIERS OF THE GREAT WAR, WWI, Pg 346, Private, New York Benedict, Robert P, Chester

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