Frederick Charles Benedict

Born Born 22 Apr 1857 at Location
Married Married 30 Aug 1876 Martha "Almira" Young at Location
Died Died 1902 Tyndall, Bon Homme County, SD



  1. John Herbert Benedict; 1877-1940
  2. Nellie Irene Benedict; 1879-1947
  3. Violet Ethel Benedict; 1888-
  4. Clinton Frederick Benedict; 1893-1961
  5. Myrtle Freelove Benedict; 1895-

Martha "Almira" Young and Family

Almira was b 31Mar1859 at Shell Rock, Freeborn County, MN. She d 28Sep1951 at Tyndall, Bon Homme County, SD. She m 1st, 30Sep1875 Charles Poor. She was the dau of Asahel Mathews Young and Almira Barker.

1850 US Federal Census: Lafayette, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll: M432_1007; Page: 240; Image: 153. 23Aug1850

  • Young, Asahel, age 31, male, laborer, b CT
  • Young, Almira, age 27, female, b NY
  • Young, Anson, age 9, male, b Ohio
  • Young, Altha, age 6, male, b Ohio
  • Young, Rosellah, age 4, female, b Ohio
  • Young, Sarah, age 1, female, b Wisconain

1860 US Federal Census: Minnesota Census
Name: Asahel M. Young State: MN County: Freeborn County Township: Shell Rock Year: 1860 Record Type: Federal Population Schedule Page: 070 Database: MN 1860

Minnesota Territorial and State Censuses, 1865 <BR. Name: Asahel M Young Census Date: 1 Jun 1865 County: Freeborn Locality: Riceland Gender: Male Line: 1 Roll: MNSC_1
Young, Asahel
Young, Almira
Young, Anson
Young, Altha
Young, Razilla
Young, Sarah L
Young, Alva
Young, Albert
Young, Almira
Young, Julia

Census Records

1880 US Federal Census: Bon Homme, Dakota Territory; Roll: T9_111; Family History Film: 1254111; Page: 93.1000; Enumeration District: 95; . 21 & 22Jun1880

  • Benedict, F C, white, male, age 23, married, farmer, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Almira G, wife, white, female, age 21, married, keeping house, b MN, father b CT, mother b Ohio
  • Benedict, Herbert, son, white, male, age 3, b Dakota, father b NY, mother b MN
  • Benedict, Nellie, dau, white, female, age 10/12, b Dakota, father b NY, mother b MN

1900 US Federal Census: Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1546 Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 21. 2Jun1900

  • Benedict, Fred, head, white, male, b Apr1857, age 43, m 23y, b Iowa, parents b NY, mason
  • Benedict, Alma, wife, white, female, b Mar1869, age 41, m 23y, mother of 5, 5 living b MN, father b CT, mother b NY
  • Benedict, John T, son, white, male, b May1877, age 23, single, b Dakota, father b Iowa, mother b MN
  • Benedict, Nellie P, dau, white, female, b Aug1879, age 20, single, b Dakota, father b Iowa, mother b MN
  • Benedict, Violet E, dau, white, female, b Jan1888, age 12, b Dakota, father b Iowa, mother b MN
  • Benedict, Clinton F, son, white, male, b Sep1893, age 6, b SD, father b Iowa, mother b MN
  • Benedict, Myrtle F, dau, white, female, b Dec1895, age 4, b SD, father b Iowa, mother b MN


Benedicts to America, Vol II, Pg 176
465. Washington8, (John Elroy7, John Thomas6, Abraham,5 John,4 Thomas,3 John,2 Thomas1)
b 9Aug1833 New Lisbon, m 6Mar1855 Irena L Finch, b 4Jul1835 Steuben Co. Res: Tuscarora, NY. He d 7Aug1901, she d 14Dec1868. CH:
I. ) - Frederick Charles b 22Apr1857, m 30Aug1876 Almira Young. He d 4Nov1902. She d 28Sep1951. Res: Springfield, SD. They d at Tyndall, SD their last residence. Editor. CH:
1.) - John I Herbert, b 11May1877 Springfield, SD., m 30Mar1903, Sheridan, Wyoming, Anna Snook. Enlisted in 1898 Co. C from SD and went from San Francicco to Phillippines. Wounded through the right lung and received Congretional Medal and Purple Hear for his service during Spanish American War. A Stationery Eng. and Barber. Mems. Church of God. Last Res: 2826 SW 32nd Ct., Miami, Florida. He d 11Apr1940. CH:
a) Herbert I Leroy, b 4Aug1904, m 8Jan1927, Miami, FL, Maria E Hutchens. Res. 4731 Glen Ivy, Laverne, Calif. CH:
i) John Herbert, b 10Nov1927, m 28Sep1945 Emma Lee Gunter. US Navy 1945. CH:
aa) Robin Luann, b 29Mar1954
bb) Heidi Lynn, b 19Oct1955
b) Eugene Hiram, b 29Dec1906, m 1st 1Jan1927 Bessie Hunter, m 2nd 10Dec1947 Lillian Brown. CH: by 1st wife
A) Betty Gene, b 13May1931, d Aug1932
B Dorothy Arlean, b 30Aug1937, m 29May1959 Richard W Kelley
CH by 2nd wife:
C) Eugene Hiram, Jr, b 5Jan1949
D) Herbert Leroy II, b 127Sep1950
E) Janice Ann, b 23May1952
F) Bennie Wayne, b 8Aug1954
G) Judith Almira, b 19Jul1956
c) Leslie Benjamin, b 12May1918, m 14Jan1940 Verlie Iley. CH:
A) Joan Sharon, b 21Aug1941, m 14May1961 Geo. Nichols
2.) Nellie Irene, b 18Aug1879, m 25Dec1901 Richard Owens, b 1877, d 1941. She d 8Sep1947. CH:
a.) Grace Benedict Owens, m Edward Wobbenhorst. Res R # 13, Box 240, Indianapolis, Ind.
3.) Violet E, b 7Jan1888 Springfield, SD, m 17Jun1908 Julius Engel. Res: Island Park, R # 3, Mound, Minn. No CH.
4.) Clinton Frederick, b 21Sep1893 Springfield, SD., m 1st 23Mar1913 Sarah Evaline Bateman, m 2nd Bernice, m 3rd ?. Res 332 West Work St., Sheridan, Wyo. He d 1961. Married Sarah at Dietz, Wyoming, she d 22Aug1890 Marshall, Neb. d 9Oct1955 CH:
a.) Vera Marie, b 12Apr1914, m 31Dec1938 Laverne Raisbeck Horsley. Res 321 S 5th, Livingston, Mont. CH:
A) Raymond Raisbeck Horsley, b 12Feb1940
B) Ruth Ann Horsley, b 18Nov1941
C) Patsey Lee Horsley, b 18Oct1943
D) Jack Laverne Horsley, b 6Oct1945
b.) Rev Raymond Clinton Benedict Knapp, b 23Aug1919 Acme, Wyo. Legally changed name to Knapp in 1938, m 4Nov1945 Louise J Kidd. US Army, discharged 1945. Grad Coll Jun 1946 & Sem at Philadelphia 1949. Ordained July 1949 at Kemmerer, Wyo. Coll. Chaplin at Univ. of Wyo. Res Box 862, Laramie, Wyo. CH:
A) Candice Louisa Knapp, b 27Oct1951
B) Melanie Lynn Knapp, b 18Jun1956
5.) Myrtle F, b 24Dec1895, m 12May1915 William L Schneider. Res: Tyndall, SD. CH:
a.) Leinod Schneider, b 1918 Gettsburg, SD
b.) William L Schneider, JAr., b 1923 Pittsburg, PA
c.) Virginia Schneider, b 1925 Grant, Neb
d.) James Schneider, b 1927 Scotland, SD
e.) JoEllen Schneider, b 1930 Tyndall, SD
II) - John E Benedict, b 15Sep1858
III) - Ernest Herbert, b 14Aug1863, m 12Sep1894 Gay Vlena Bailey, b 28Apr1876, d 3Jul1931. Editor of Tyndell Tribune. He d 9Dec1902 at Tyndall, SD. CH:
1. Irene Ruth, b 18Sep1897, m 1st 22Apr1916 Robert Gordon Matthews, m 2nd Benjamin John Schaeffer. Converted to Catholic faith. Summer Res: Box 313 Bethleham, NH, Winter Res: 396 Paso Robles Dr., Santa Barbara, Calif. CH:
a.) Robert Gordon Mathews, Jr. b 7Mar1917, m 13Jun1942 Mary Marcell Bovee, b 26Feb1920.
IV) - Gertrude H., b 21Aug1867, d 1907, m Mr Bowen


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