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Dr Edward Orton Benedict

Born Born Date at Location
Married Married Date Unknown at Location
Died Died Date at Location
Buried Weedsport Rural Cemetery, Brutus, Cayuga Co., NY

Parents:

Children:

  1. Orton Benedict

Census Records_

1860 US Federal Census: Franklin, Delaware, New York; Roll: M653_743; Page: 34; Image: 37. 25Jun1860

  • Benedict, Wm C, age 58, male, farmer, value of real estate: 3000, personal: 840, b NY
  • Benedict, Electa, age 50, male, b NY
  • Benedict, Sarah A, age 20, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Fordyce, age 18, male, student, b NY
  • Benedict, Marcena, age 16, female, student, b NY
  • Benedict, Clara G, age 12, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Orton, age 8, male, b NY

1870 US Federal Census: Franklin, Delaware, New York; Roll: M593_923; Page: 165; Image: 332. 7Jul1870

  • Benedict, W C, age 67, male, farmer, value of real estate: 4500, personal: 1200, b NY
Benedict, Electa, age 60, female, keeping house, b NY
  • Benedict, Sarah, age 21, female, at home, b NY
  • Benedict E Orton, age 19, male, at home, b NY

1880 US Federal Census: Weedsport, Cayuga, New York; Roll: T9_813; Family History Film: 1254813; Page: 456.2000; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 0683. 11Jun1880

  • Benedict, Orton, white, male, age 28, single, boarder, physician, b NY, parents b NY

Sources

Benedicts to America, Vol I, Pg 310
60. EZRA5 (Robert,4 Thomas,3 James,2 Thomas1)
b. July 7, 1776; m. Sarah, dau. William Clarke, who d. March 28, 1859. He went from Charlton to Andes, when quite a young man, and was among its first settlers. He held the office of Deacon of 1st Presbyterian church for some years. He d. April 26, 1849. Ch.
1) - WILLIAM CLARKE, b. Sept. 27, 1802; m. March 22, 1831, Electa, dau. Joseph Dodge; was Elder, 1st Presb. church at Andes, from 1831 till 1853, when he removed to Franklin, where he now res. In 1852, appointed Deacon, 1st Presb. church of F., and subsequently Elder. Justice of peace at Andes for four years; was colonel of militia. Ch.
a) Ezra Stevenson, b. July 7, 1833; m. Maria Scudder. In 1851 he commenced study of medicine with Dr. Marcus Peake of Andes, and grad. at Pittsfield Medical College in 1854. He first located at Polo, Ill. He entered the service in 1862, as 1st Lieut., 124th Ill. Vols. Losing his health, he resigned 9 mos. after; res. New Boston, Ill.
b) William Clark, b. June 21, 1835; m. Annie Warner; res. N. B., Ill.
c) Sarah Melvina, b. June 27, 1839; res. Franklin.
d) Fordyce Harrington, b. Aug. 19, 1841. Studied for three years at Delaware Literary Institute, with a view to entering the ministry, but the war turned his steps in another direction. Aug. 27, 1862, he enlisted Co. D, 144th Regt., N. Y. Vols., and was subsequently appointed corporal. In July, 1863, while with his regiment, he met with an accident, the result of a rail road collision, which sent him to Armory Square hospital, Washington. Here he served as ward master and ward steward till the close of the war. He then commenced the study of medicine, and in Sept., 1867, attended a course of lectures at the Albany Medical College, and grad. Dec., 1868. While in Albany, he was resident physician at the N. Y. State Soldier's Home.
e) (159.) Marsena, b. Nov. 9, 1843; m. June 12, 1867 Carrie; res. Franklin.
f) Clara, b. Sept. 3, 1847.
g) Edward Orton, b. June 28, 1851.
2) - SARAH MALVINA, b. June 23, 1805; m. May 13, 1824, Philip Shaver Jr of Andes. son of Philip and Catherine Shafer.
3) - HENRY, b. July 12, 1807; d. Aug. 8, 1808.
4) - SABAH ANN, b. July 13, 1809; m. May 12, 1830, Elijah Churchill of Stamford, Delaware Co. d 11APR1880
5) - HENRY, b. Oct. 11, 1811; d. Dec. 11, 1811.

Footnotes

Note: Cemetery records list his name as E O Benedict. There are no dates. It also lists "wife of E O, no name or dates, and son Orton" no dates.

-- SandeeToo - 24 Mar 2009
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