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Caleb Benedict

Born Born 21 Apr 1818 New York
Married Married 1st 02 Jan 1848 Lucia Symonds at Location
Married Married 2nd ca 1897 Fanny Symonds at Location
Died Died Date at Location
:Buried Buried Warn-Tenbroech Cemetery

Children: with Lucia Symonds

  1. James Harvey Benedict?; 1752-
  2. Albert E Benedict?; 1855-1891
  3. Evalyn/Evaline Benedict 1859-
  4. Ellis C Benedict?; 1865-1935

Lucia Symonds and Family

Lucia was b 11May1826, NY, d 22May1893. Buried Warn-Tenbroech Cemetery.

Fanny Symonds and Family

Fanny was b Jan1832, NY.

ís Early Years

Census Records

1850 US Federal Census: Oxford, Chenango County, New York; Roll: M432_488; Page: 399; Image: 268. 1Aug1850

  • Symonds, Sarah, age 52, female, b NY
  • Symonds, James, age 26, male, boatman, b NY
  • Symonds, William H, age 17, male, farmer, b NY
  • Benedict, Caleb, age 33, male, boatman, personal estate: 1600, b NY
  • Benedict, Lucia, age 24, female, b NY

1860 US Federal Census: Smithville, Chenango County, New York; Roll: M653_734; Page: 515; Image: 488. 4Aug1860

  • Benedict, Caleb, age 43, male, farmer
  • Lucy, age 34, female, domestic
  • James H, male, age 8
  • Albert E, male, age 5
  • Eveline, female, age 8/12
  • James Simon, male, age 35, farm laborer
  • Harvey, male, age 27, carpenter, value of personal: 300

1880 US Federal Census: Smithville, Chenango County, New York; Roll: T9_819; Family History Film: 1254819; Page: 412.1000; Enumeration District: 115; Image: 0046. 4Jun1880

  • Benedict, Caleb, white, male, age 62, married, farming, b NY, father b CT, mother b NY
  • Benedict, Lucia, wife, white, female, age 54, married, keeping house, b NY, father b CT, mother b NY
  • Benedict, Harvey, son, white, male, age 27, single, working on farm, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Ellis, son, white, male, age 14, at home, b NY, parents b NY
  • 2 servants, James Symonds and Hattie

1900 US Federal Census: Smithville, Chenango County, New York; Roll: T623 1017; Page: 11B; 19Jun1900

  • Benedict, Caleb, head, white, male, b Apr1818, age 82, married 3y, retired, b NY, father b CT, mother b Long Island, own, home
  • Benedict, Fanny, wife, white, female, b Jan1832, age 68, married 3y, b NY, parents b CT
  • Symins, James, brother in law, white, male, b Mar1824, age 76, single, b NY, father b CT, mother b NY (sb Symond)


Per Benedicts to America, Vol I, Pg 358
129. Luman7, Caleb6, Caleb5, James4, James3, James2, Thomas1
b 3Jun1788; m 29Mar1812, Clarissa Weeks, b 1Sep1795. He moved to Babylon, L.I., in 1812; to Weston, CT in 1814, and Feb1817, to Chenango County. He d 1Jul1850 in Smithville. She d 18Mar1878. Ch:
1) Ephraim W., b 18Apr1813; m 12Nov1835, Mary A, dau Jacob Van Dewater of Schenectady, b 7Oct1813. Deputy provost marshal during the war, and since, deputy U.S. marshal. Res: at Ogdensburgh. Ch: i) Charlotte M, b 2Feb1839; m 18Jan1859, A.N. Sheppey; d 11Dec1861. ii) Clarissa F., b 20Jul1842; m 18Nov1863, A.N. Sheppey.
2) Laura, b 6Dec1814; m 30Mar1845, William Daily
3) John b 13Jul1816; m 17Feb1839 Hannah M Race, b 28Apr1818; res: Smithville
4) Caleb b 21Apr1818; m 2Jan1848, Lucia Symonds, b 11May1826. Res Smithville. He d 3Jun1900, she d 22May1893. ch: i) James Harvey b 6Jun1852. ii) *Albert E b 29Apr1855, iii) Evalyn b 2Dec1859, iv) Ellice C b 16Sep1865.
5) Esther Ann b 19Jul1826
6) William D b 29Aug1829; m 13Feb1851, Mary E, dau Peleg B Folger of Oxford, b 17Mar1829; res at Smithville. Ch: i) Alice Elizabeth, b 29Nov1851. ii) Emma Amelia b 31May1853. iii) Frank b 26Apr1869. iv) Clarissa M b 7May1855. v) Horace P b 28Apr1859. vi) Hannah b 8Mar1864. vii) Flora Esther b 1Jun1866.
7) Eli James b 27Nov1831; m 2Apr1856, Sarah, dau Jonathan and Abigail Benedict (Pg 320) Peck; res at Smithville. He d 1916 at Greene, NY. Ch: i) Hatty A. b 30Jun1857. ii) Luman F b 25Jan1863. m Mary N, She d 1945. He d 1956. iii) Henry L b 7Sep1866.
* Albert E d 10Nov1891, age 36, bur Warn-Tenbroech Cemetery with parents.


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