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Charles Henry Benedict

Born Born 20 Jul 1844 Saratoga Springs, Saratoga co., NY
Married Married Date Eliza ? at Location
Died Died 24 Feb 1922 Hampton, Virginia

Parents:

Children:no issue

Military Records

U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938
Name: Charles H Benedict Birth Year: abt 1844 Keyed Birth Location: Saratoga Springs New York Birth State: New York Birth City: Saratoga Springs Admitted Year: 1906 Age at Admission: 62 State: Illinois County: Vermillion City: Danville Branch: Danville Branch
Enlisted 31Aug1862, Saratoga, NY, private, A co, 77th NY Infantry, discharged 16Jun1865, Washington DC, close of war, disability: bronchial asthsma, when and where contracted? Jul1900, Spokan, Washington

b Saratoga Springs, NY, age 62, 5'6", light complexion, blue eyes, gray hair, can read and write, protestant, bookkeeper, resident of Spokan Wash subsequent to discharge, widower, nearest relative: Samuel H Benedict, Green Island, NY

admited DB 25Oct06, date of discharge and transfer: 26Mar1917, cause of discharge: at request

U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938
Name: Charles H Benedict Birth Year: abt 1844 Keyed Birth Location: Ny Birth State: New York Admitted Year: 1906 Age at Admission: 62 State: Virginia City: Hampton Branch: Roseburg Branch
Enlisted 31Aug1862, Saratoga, NY, private, A co, 77th NY Infantry, discharged 16Jun1865, DC, close of war, disability: Myocardial degeneration, arythemia, arterio sclerosis, chronic bronchitis, impared hearing.

b NY, age 62, 5'6", light complexion, blue eyes, gray hair, can read and write, protestant, accountant, resident of Wash subsequent to discharge, widower, nearest relative: C H Phillips, nephew, 105 Prescott Street, Toledo, Ohio

rate of pension: $50, admit 25Oct06, discharge 23Mar17, readmit 24Jan22, died 24Feb1922, 12.44pm, myocardis. Hampton, VA

Census Records

1850 US Federal Census: Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York; Roll: M432_592; Page: 223; Image: 449. 13Sep1850

  • Benedict, Robert H, age 30, male, merchant, value of real estate: 1400, b NY
  • Benedict, Harriet, age 29, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Charles H, age 6, male, b NY
  • Benedict, Mary E, age 4, female, b NY
  • Benedict, James F, age 1 4/12, male, b NY
  • Benedict, Edward, age 18, male b NY (nephew, s of James Alvah)
  • Boucher, Eliza, age 23, female, b England

1860 US Federal Census: Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, New York; Roll: M653_856; Page: 0; Image: 344. 30Jun1860

  • Benedict, Henry R, age 39, male, HW Merchant, value of real estate: 2000, personal: 3000, b NY (Robert H)
  • Benedict, Harriet S, age 38, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Charles H, age 16, male, b NY
  • Benedict, Mary Ellen, age 14, female, b NY
  • Hand, Mary L, age 17, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Robert H, age 89, male, b NY
  • 1 servant, b Ireland

1870 US Federal Census: Troy Ward 4, Rensselaer, New York; Roll: M593_1084; Page: 171; Image: 345. 8Aug1870. Boarding House?

  • Swann, Mary, age 64, female, white, keeping house, value of real estate: 9000, b NY
  • Swann, Sussan, age 37, female, b NY, insane
  • Benedict, Charles, age 26, male, clerk in store, b NY

1880 US Federal Census: Troy, Rensselaer, New York; Roll: T9_920; Family History Film: 1254920; Page: 160.3000; Enumeration District: 133; Image: 0324. 14Jun1880

  • Benedict, Charles H, age 36, male, white, clerk in store, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Eliza B, age 37, female, white, keeps house, b NY, parents b NY
  • Swan, Mary, age 74, female, white, wid, b NY, father b Scotland, mother b NY
  • 2 boarders

1900 US Federal Census: Res: 1701 E Sprague Ave., Spokane Ward 1, Spokane, Washington; Roll: T623_1751 Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 59. 2Jun1900

  • Hand, E.N., head, white, male, b Jul1846, age 48, m 15y, b WI, parents b NY, grocer
  • Hand, Olive, wife, white, female, b Aug1850, age 40, mother of 8, 0 living, b France, father b France, mother b Germany
  • Benedict, Charles H, white, male, b Jul1845, age 54, wid, b NY, father b Can, mother b NY, salesman, cousin house

Sources

Benedicts to America, Vol I, Pg 309
59. ROBERT5 (Robert,4 Thomas,3 James,2 Thomas1)
b. July 14, 1770; m. Jan. 10, 1799, Phoebe, dau. James Faris of Dutchess Co., b. Aug. 12, 1777, and d. Feb. 14, 1858. He lived at Charlton and Ballston Spa, and d. March 3, 1862. Ch.
1) - ALMIRA, b. Nov. 27, 1779; d. May 16, 1817. (sb b 1799)
2) - MIRANDA, b. May 30, 1801; d. Sept. 23, 1817.
3) - CZAR HAMILTON, b. Dec. 1, 1802; m. Sept. 3, 1826, Mary Ann Forrester, b. Oct. 19, 1809, and d. Feb. 3, 1836; m. 2d, April 29, 1843, Mrs. Martha Denton Sweet, b. March 6, 1811; res. Ballston Spa. Ch.
a) Robert Forrester, b. Nov. 15, 1829; d. Oct. 14, 1857.
b) Charles Edwin, b. Jan. 10, 1832; unm.
c) Mary Ann, b. June 21, 1834; d. April 21, 1836.
d) Sarah Elizabeth, b. Sept. 2, 1844.
4) - WILLIAM FARIS, b. Oct. 23, 1804; m. Oct. 17, 1827, Olive Peck. Ch.
a) William F., d. unm. aged 25.
b) Sarah, m. John Reese.
c) Elizabeth, unm.
d) Olive, m. Warner.
e) Caroline, d. unm.
f) ) Ellen, b. 1843.
g) Harriet, m. D.D.C. Onderkirk of Schenectady.
h) ) Jane, m. John Frame of Schenectady.
i) James R., b. 1860.
5) - JAMES ALVAH, b. Aug. 12, 1806; m. Aug. 12, 1830, Sarah Melissa, dau. B. Millard. He d. at Schenectady, Jan. 3, 1833. Ch.
a) Edward Y., b. Jan. 3, 1832; m. Oct. 18, 1855, dau. Wm. Whitman of Saratoga Springs, b. 1836. Res. at Saratoga Springs. Ch.
I.) Walter B., b. Jan. 12, 1857.
II. ) Cora J., b. Oct. 13, 1862.
6) - MARY, b. April 23, 1809.
7) - ANDREW, b. March 20, 1811; m. March 21, 1862, Sybil A. Bishop, b. 1821. Res. Schenectady. Ch.
a) Cynthia Aurora, b. 1843.
b) (157.) George Washington, b. 1845; served in the army; res. at Omaha.
c) Robert E., b. 1847; res. Schenectady.
d) John A., b. 1854.
8) (158.) JOHN, b. Dec. 2, 1813; m. April 25, 1839, Emmeline Sheldon; m. 2d, Ruby Ensign; m. 3d, Mrs. Helen E. Walker; res. Saratoga Springs. Ch.
a) John Henry, m. Sarah Hyde; ch. b. 1867.
b) Ella A., b. 1843; unm.
9) - SARAH ANN, b. Dec. 22, 1815; d. April 12, 1828.
10) - DAVID, b. Nov. 24, 1818; d. July 21, 1820.
11) - ROBERT HENRY, b. Oct. 16, 1820; m. June 16, 1843, Harriet Sophia, dau. Joseph Hand, b. Dec. 8, 1821. Hardware merchant, Troy. Ch.
a) Charles Henry, b. July 20, 1844; enlisted, Aug. 31, 1862, for three years, Co. C, 77th Regt. N. Y. Vols.; res. Troy.
b) Mary Ellen, b. Feb. 8, 1846; m. Feb., 1866, Frank C. Phillips.
c) Francis James, b. Jan. 5, 1849; d. July 22, 1853.
d) Arthur Wesley, b. Feb. 14, 1853; d. July 10, 1854.
e) George Edward, b. July 20, 1855; d. Oct. 13, 1857.
f) Samuel Hand, b. Sept. 9, 1860.

Footnotes

Hampton is an independent city in Virginia, and therefore not part of any Virginia county.

-- SandeeToo - 23 Mar 2009
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