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Daniel Benedict

Born Born 03 Jan 1783 Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn
Married Married 1st Date Polly Deforest at Location
Married Married 2nd Date Betsey Rockwell at Location
Married Married 3rd 17 Feb 1839 Polly Rockwell at Location
Died Died 27 Oct 1853 Ridgebury, Fairfield County, Conn

Parents:

Children:

  1. Sarah Benedict 1823-

Polly DeForest?

Polly was b 1786 in Ridgebury, Fairfield County, CT. She d 25Aug1816.

Betsey Rockwell

Betsey was b 1791 and d 12Nov1838. Daughter of Runy Rockwell 1773-1864 and Rachel Darling 1774-1860. Sister of Polly

Polly Rockwell

Polly b 1794 and d 8Dec1866. Daughter of Runy Rockwell 1773-1864 and Rachel Darling 1774-1860. Sister of Betsey

1850 US Federal Census: Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M432_37; Page: 164; Image: 325. 10Sep1850

  • Rockwell, Runa, age 77, male, farmer, value of real estate: 2000, b Ridgefield
  • Rockwell, Rachel, age 77, female, b Ridgefield
  • .....Next Door.....
  • Rockwell, Eli, age 45, male, farmer, value of real estate: 2500, b Ridgefield, CT
  • Rockwell, Sarah A, age 39, b Norwalk, CT
  • Rockwell, Belinda, age 18, b Ridgefield, CT
  • McNeil?, Mary, age 16, b Norwalk, CT

1860 US Federal Census: Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M653_73; Page: 173; Image: 175. _Jun1860

  • Benedict, Polly, age 65, female, personal estate: 3200, b CT
  • Rockwell, Runy, age 87, male, personal estate: 500, b CT (father of Betsey and Polly)

Census Records

1850 US Federal Census: Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M432_37; Page: 135; Image: 268. 19Aug1950

  • Benedict, Daniel, age 67, male, no occupation, value of real estate: 2000, b CT
  • Benedict, Polly, age 55, female, b CT
  • Queen, Lewis, age 13, male, b Ireland

Daughter Sarah Benedict

b 28Oct1823 Ridgefield, Fairfield County, CT., m John Talcott Rockwell, b 25Sep1801 Ridgebury, Fairfield County, CT, d 17Sep1881 Danbury, Fairfield County, CT. John Talcott Rockwell was the son of Runy Rockwell 1773-1864 and Rachel Darling 1774-1860.

1850 US Federal Census: Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M432_37; Page: 164; Image: 325. 10Sep1950 Rockwell, John T, age 49, male, farmer, value of real estate: 8000, b Ridgefield, CT Rockwell, Sally, age 45, female, b Ridgefield, CT Rockwell, Daniel B, age 22, male, merchant, b Ridgefield, CT Rockwell, Polly A, age 17, female, b Ridgefield, CT Rockwell, Oril A, age 6, female, b Ridgefield, CT Picket, Jerry, age 13, male, b Redding, CT

1870 US Federal Census: Danbury, Fairfield Coumnty, Connecticut; Roll: M593_97; Page: 383; Image: 213. 11Jun1870

  • Rockwell, John T, age 68, white, male, farm laborer, value of real estate: 6000, personal: 5000, b CT
  • Rockwell, Sally, age 64, white, female, keeping house, value of real estate: 2500, b CT
  • Bouton, Mary, age 11, white, female, b CT

1880 US Federal Census: Res: Division Street, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: T9_94; Family History Film: 1254094; Page: 129.1000; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 0260. 19Jun1880

  • Rockwell, John T, white, male, age 78, unemployed, b CT, parents b CT
  • Rockwell, Sarah white, female, age 74, b CT, parents b CT

Sources

Benedicts to America, Vol I, Pg 373
11. JONAS5 (Daniel,4 Daniel,3 Daniel,2 Thomas1)
b. Sept. 21, 1742; m. Jan. 14, 1767, Mercy Boughton, b. 1745, and d. Oct. 27, 1814; m. 2d, Feb. 4, 1816, Sarah Hubbard. He was member of General Assembly of Ct., from Danbury, Oct., 1809. He d. Oct. 30, 1820. Ch.
1) ELIZABETH, b. Jan. 18, 1771; m. Nov. 10, 1790, Samuel Darling [See Platt6 (25) Benedict]; she d. Sept. 30, 1832.
2) JONAS, b. March 18, 1773; d. May 31, 1776.
3) (25.) PLATT, b. March 18, 1775; d. Oct. 25, 1866.
4) SARAH, b. Nov. 23, 1780; m. March 12, 1800, Amos6 (34) Benedict.
5) DANIEL, b. Jan. 3, 1783; m. Polly De Forest, b. 1786, at Ridgebury, Ct., and d. Aug. 25, 1816; m. 2d, Betsey Rockwell, b. 1791, and d. Nov. 12, 1838; m. 3d, Feb. 17, 1839, Polly Rockwell, b. 1794, and d. Dec. 8, 1866. He was a Deacon of Cong'l church of Ridgebury. He d. Oct. 27, 1853, at Ridgebury. Ch. Sally, m. Oct. 28, 1823, John T. Rockwell of Brookfield, Ct.
6) MARY, b. Oct. 25, 1785; m. Nathan Barton; d. May 23, 1824.
7) ELI, b. Jan. 9, 1789; m. May 18, 1813, Phoebe, dau. Isaac Ketchum, who d. Feb., 1869. Mr. Benedict moved to New York early in the century, and engaged in mercantile life, from which he retired some years since, with an ample property. He is distinguished for force of character, gentleness of disposition, and courteous bearing, and is a highly respected citizen of New York. Ch. a) Mary, b. March 10, 1814; m. Sept. 18, 1834, Jesse Oakley, merchant, N. Y. city. b) Irene, b. June 27, 1817; d. Jan. 20, 1819.

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