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Lewis Randolph Benedict

Born Born 13Aug1857 New York
Married Married 1883 Emma Olivia Houston
Died Died 21Dec1928 Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida

Parents:

  • Father:Benedict, Lewis Randolph1857
  • Mother:Houston, Anna Olivia1852

Children:

  1. Charles Houston Benedict 1886-1969

Lewis’s Early Years

1860 US Federal Census: Warwick, Orange County, New York; Roll: M653_833; Page: 0; Image: 457. Dwelling 1907. 27Aug1860.
  • Benedict, W.L., age 46, male, white, farmer, value of real estate: 8,400, personal: 1500, b NY
  • Benedict, Phebe, age 43, female, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Eliza, age 24, female, white, teacher com school, b NY
  • Benedict, James B, age 17, male, white, farmer, b NY
  • Benedict, Clara, age 15, female, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Gilbert, age 13, male, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Howard, age 12, male, white, b NY
  • Benedict, William, age 10, male, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Elmira, age 8, female, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Frederick, age 6, male, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Fanny, age 4, female, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Lewis, age 3, male, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Elizabeth, age 1, female, white, b NY
  • Howell, Elizabeth, age 15, female, white, domestic, b NY
........Next Door........
  • Hobby, Jas B, age 38, male, white, farmer, value of Real Estate: 2000, Personal: 200, b NY
  • Hobby, Martha, age 79, female, white, b NY
  • Benedict, Sarah, age 52, female, whtie, b NY (sister of Wm L)

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: Res: 61 Maple Ave, Village of Ellenville, Ulster County, New York; Roll: T9_940; Family History Film: 1254940; Page: 349.4000; Enumeration District: 158; Image: 0700. 17Jun1880

  • Benedict, Thomas E, white, male, age 41, married, Editor, Ellenville Press, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Frances M, white, female, age 32, married, keeping house, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Alberta L, dau, white, female, age 10, b NY, parents b NY, attended school
  • Benedict, Harold, nephew, white, male, age 17, single, printer, b NY, parents b NY
  • Fisher, Maggie, domestic s, white, female, age 19, single, b NY, parents b NY
........Next Door........
  • Benedict, Gilbert, male, white, age 32, married, Editor, Ellenville Press, b NY, parents b NY (brother of Thos E)
  • Benedict, Lila, wife, female, white, age 32, keeping house, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Lewis R, brother, male, white, age 22, single, printer, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Georgie, son (looks to be crossed out), age 2, b NY, parents b NY

Louis's Later Years

1900 US Federal Census: Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York; Roll: T623 1171; Page: 20B; 18Jun1900
  • Benedict, Lewis, head, white, male, b Aug1857, age 42, married 17y, b NY, parents b NY, postmaster
  • Benedict, Emma, wife, white, female, b Jul1859, age 40, married 17y, mother of 1, 1 living, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Charles H, son, white, male, b Sep1886, age 14, b NY, parents b NY, at school

1920 US Federal Census: Ridgefield Park, Bergen County, New Jersey; Roll: T625_1019; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 86; Image: 611. 12Jan1920

  • Benedict, Lewis R, head, own, mortgage, male, white, age 60, married, b NY, parents b NY, printer, magazine
  • Benedict, Emma O, wife, female, white, age 58, married, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Charles H, son, male, white, age 33, married, b NY, parents b NY, draftsman, electric
  • Benedict, Anna , dau in law, female, white, age 35, married, b NY, parents b Prussia
  • Benedict, Helen Anna, grandau, female, white, age 6, b NJ, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Lucille, grandau, female, white, age 1 4/12, b NJ, parents b NY

Son - Charles Houston Benedict

Per Benedicts to America, Vol II, Pg 152

Charles Houston b 24Sep1886 in Ellensville, NY where completed his schooling until 1902, m 17Jun1912 Anna Frances Ritterbusch, b 15Jan1886. Worked for General Electric Company in Schenectady, NY on tests for about 2 years, then worked as an Electrical Designer in NYC and in like fields until he retired 1Oct1951. His marriage took place a Ridgefield Park, NY. R 2110 Florinda St, Sarasota, FL. children: a) Helen Anna b 14Mar1913, m 20Oct1930 Albert L Bykeefer, res: Sarasota, FL b) Lucille Emma b 20Aug1918 m 13Nov1935 Roy L Morris, res: Sarasota, FL

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. SN 3252, Order No 37. 5Jun1917 Name: Charles Houston Benedict, City: Not Stated, County: Bergen, State: New Jersey, Birthplace: New York Birth Date: 24 Sep 1886, Race: Caucasian (White), Roll: 1711909, DraftBoard?: 3 age 30, res 65 Hazeltine St, Ridgefield Park, NJ, b Ellensville, NY, draftsman, Westinghouse, Church Kerr & Co, 37 Wall Street, NY, claims exemption for wife and child. Tall, medium build, brown eyes and hair.

1930 US Federal Census: Res: 112th Road,. Queens, Queens County, New York; Roll: 1600; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 1245; Image: 1034.0. 11Apr1930

  • Benedict, Charles H, own, 7000, male, white, age 43, married at age 26, b NY, parents b NY, electrical designer, engineering office
  • Benedict, Anna F, wife, female, white, age 43, b NY, parents b Germany
  • Benedict, Helen, dau, female, white, age 17, b NJ, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Lucille, dau, female, white, age 11, b NJ, parents b NY

Florida Death Index, 1877-1998

  • Name: Charles Houston Benedict, Death Date: Sep 1960, County of Death: Sarasota, State of Death: Florida, Race: White , Gender: Male

Florida Death Index, 1877-1998

  • Name: Anna F Benedict, Death Date: May 1966, County of Death: Sarasota, State of Death: Florida, Race: White, Gender: Female

Note: Florida Death Index, 1877-1998

  • Name: Helen A Bykeefer, Death Date: 12 Jan 1984, County of Death: Sarasota, State of Death: Florida, Age at Death: 71, Race: White, Birth Date: 14 Mar 1912, NOTE: Per BofA?, Vol II, b 14Mar1913

Social Security Death Index

  • Name: Helen Bykeefer SSN: 112-07-0783, Last Residence: 33581 Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States of America, Born: 14 Mar 1913, Died: Jan 1984, State (Year) SSN issued: New York (Before 1951 )

Florida Death Index, 1877-1998

  • Name: Albert Louis Bykeefer, Death Date: 28 Apr 1971, County of Death: Sarasota, State of Death: Florida, Age at Death: 63, Race: White, Birth Date: 27 Nov 1907

Social Security Death Index

  • Name: Albert Bykeefer, SSN: 263-30-4482, Last Residence: 33581 Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, United States of America, Born: 27 Nov 1907, Died: Apr 1971, State (Year) SSN issued: Florida (Before 1951)

Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001

  • Name: Lucille Emma Benedict, Marriage Date: 1937, County of Marriage: Hillsborough. Volume: 411, Certificate: 21920, Source: Florida Department of Health. Per Benedict to America, m 1935

Footnotes

Per Benedicts to America, Vol II, Pg 152

Benedict, Louis Randolph8 (Rev William Lewis7, William6, James5, James4, James3, John2, Thomas1) b 13Aug1857, m 1883 Emnma Olivia Houston, d 5Feb1936. He d 21Dec1928. Grad from H.S. in Warwich, NY and then went to Ellenville, NY to join his brothers, Thomas E and Gilbert H, who had founded "The Ellenville Press", a weekly newspaper in 1872. Later he acquired his brother's interests in the press and operated it until 1896 when he sold it to William C McNally?. He then worked as a Printer, Proof-Reader and Editor in NYC until 1920 when he purchased the Press again from Mr McNally? and operated it again until 1926 when he sold it to Edwin C Horner, Jr and retired in Ellenville NY. Children: 1. Charles Houston b 24Sep1886 in Ellensville, where completed his schooling until 1902, m 17Jun1912 Anna Frances Ritterbusch, b 15Jan1886. Worked for General Electric Company in Schenectady, NY on tests for about 2 years, then worked as an Electrical Designer in NYC and in like fields until he retired 1Oct1951. His marriage took place a Ridgefield Park, NY. R 2110 Florinda St, Sarasota, FL. children: a) Helen Anna b 14Mar1913, m 20Oct1930 Albert L Bykeefer, res: Sarasota, FL b) Lucille Emma b 20Aug1918 m 13Nov1935 Roy L Morris, res: Sarasota, FL

-- SandeeToo - 07 Oct 2008
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