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Hiram Benedict

Born Born 14 Oct 1783 at Location
Married Married Date Lucy Smith at Location
Died Died Date at Location

Parents:

Children:

  1. Eliza C Benedict 1822-
  2. Winthrop S Benedict 1825-
  3. Sarah S Benedict 1827-
  4. Laura J Benedict 1832-

Census Records

1850 US Federal Census: Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M432_37; Page: 102; Image: 201. 5Aug1850

  • Benedict, Niram, age 56, male, farmer, value of real estate: 6000, b CT
  • Benedict, Lucy, age 56, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Winthrop, age 25, male, farmer, b CT
  • Benedict, Eliza, age 28, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Sarah, age 23, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Laura, age 18, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Mable, age 87, female, b CT
  • Harrison, Polly, age 13, male, b CT

1860 US Federal Census: Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M653_76; Page: 591; Image: 98. 8Jun1860

  • Benedict, Nisam, age 66, male, farmer, value of real estate: 3000, personal: 300, b CT
  • Benedict, Lucy, age 66, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Eliza, age 38, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Winthrop, age 35, male, farmer, value of real estate: 150, personal: 450, b CT
  • Benedict, Sarah, age 33, female, b CT
  • Benedict, Mabel, age 97, female, value of real estate: 2000, b CT

1870 US Federal Census: Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M593_96; Page: 15; Image: 32. 8Jun1870

  • Benedict, Nisam, age 76, male, farmer, value of real estate: 4000, personal: 6473, b CT (ca 1794)
  • Benedict, Winthrop, age 45, male, farmer, value of real estate: 2500, personal: 1230, b CT
  • Benedict, Sarah, age 43, female, keep house, b CT
  • Bell, Alfred, age 35, male, farmer, value of real estate: 6500, personal: 500, b England
  • Bell, Laura J, age 38, female, b CT
  • Bell, Lucy T, age 6, female, b CT
  • Bell, Hiram F, age 3, male, b CT
  • Ohara, Ann, age 15, domestic, b CT

Son Winthrop S Benedict

Winthrop b 24Oct1826 (per 1900 census) in CT., m Priscilla A Noa ca 1884. She was b Sep1846 at New Jersey. One known child born:

  1. Sarah S Benedict b 22May1885

1900 US Federal Census: Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: T623_131 Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 1. 11Jun1900

  • Benedict, Winthrop S, head, white, male, b Oct1826, age 73, m 16y, b CT, parents b CT, farmer
  • Benedict, Priscilla A, wife, white, female, b Sep1846, age 53, m 16y, mother of 1, 1 living, b NJ, father b Ohio, mother b PA
  • Benedict, Sarah S, dau, white, female, b May1885, age 15, b CT, father b CT, mother b NJ, at school
  • Lindstrum, Andrew, boarder, white, male, b Feb1855, age 45, single, b Sweden, parents b Sweden, immigrated 1875, in country 25y, alien, farm laborer
  • Benedict, Polly M, head, white, female, b Aug1834, age 65, wid, b CT, parents b CT

Daughter Laura J (Benedict) Bell

Children:
  1. Lucy C Bell ca 1865-
  2. Hiram "Frederick" Bell ca 1867-

1880 US Federal Census: Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: T9_94; Family History Film: 1254094; Page: 112.4000; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 0227. 10Jun1880

  • Bell, Alfred, white, male, age 45, husband, brick mason, b England, parents b England
  • Bell, Laura, white, female, age 48, wife, keeping house, b CT, parents b CT
  • Bell, Lucy, white, female, age 16, dau, at home, b CT, father b England, mother b CT
  • Bell, Fredk, white, male, age 13, son, at school, b CT, father b England, mother b CT

1900 US Federal Census: Res: 104 Elm Street, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: T623_132 Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 56. 6Jun1900

  • Bell, Alfred, head, white, male, b Oct1834, age 65, m 40y, b England, parents b England, brick mason
  • Bell, Laura J, wife, white, female, b Feb1832, age 40, mother of 2, 2 living, b CT, parents b CT

1910 US Federal Census: Res: 104 Elm Street, Danbury Ward 2, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: T624_129; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 64; Image: 1134. 18 & 19Apr1910

  • Bell, Laura J, head, female, white, age 78, widow, b CT, parents b CT, own income
  • Bell, Frederick, son, male, white, age 43, divorced, b CT, father b England, mother b CT, brick mason, own account
  • 1 female servant, b Ireland

Hindon, Wiltshire, England; Date Range: 1706 - 1886; Film Number: 1279339. Name: Alfred Bell Gender: Male Christening Date: 21 Oct 1834 Christening Place: Hindon, Wiltshire, England Father's Name: James Bell Mother's Name: Susan

1841 England Census: Class: HO107; Piece 1174; Book: 6; Reg District: Tisbury, Civil Parish: East Knoyle; County: Wiltshire; Enumeration District: 4; Folio: 5; Page: 5; Line: 20; GSU roll: 464195. 7Jun1841

  • Bell, Susannah, age 40, female, born in county
  • Bell, William, age 15, male, born in county
  • Bell, Ellen, age 10, female, born in county
  • Bell, Sophria, age 5, female, born in county
  • Bell, Alfred, age 5, male, born in county
  • Bell, Andrew, age 5, male, born in county
  • Bell, Michael, age 2, male, born in county
  • Bell, Henry, age 5m, male, born in county

1850 US Federal Census: Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut; Roll: M432_37; Page: 149; Image: 297. 27Aug1850

  • Hoyt, Lewis S, age 56, male, farmer, value of real estate: 8000, b CT
  • Hoyt, Eliza, age 53, female, b CT
  • Hoyt, Sarah, age 27, female, b CT
  • Hoyt, Lewis C, age 25, male, agent, value of real estate: 1500, b CT
  • Gilbet, Elizabeth, age 73, female, b CT
  • Bell, Alfred, age 15, male, farmer, b CT (sb England)
  • Osborn, Caroline, age 12, female, b CT

Sources

Benedicts to America, Vol I, Pg 300
45. ELEAZAR5 (Jachin,4 John,3 James,2 Thomas1)
b. 1758; m. Mabel, dau. Samuel Dibble, b. 1763, and d. Jan. 4, 1861, aged 98 years. "She was never sick enough in her life to call a physician." He was a member Ct. legislature, Oct., 1815. He lived and d. at Bethel, Ct., Oct. 1, 1835. Ch.
1) (112.) STARR, b. Dec. 13, 1783.
2) - LUCY, b. Oct. 3, 1796; m. Jan. 24, 1817, Zera Judson.
3) - HIRAM, b. Oct. 14, 1783; m. Lucy, dau. Abel Smith, b. 1793, d. Oct. 10, 1866; res. Bethel. Ch.
a) Eliza C., b. March 3, 1822.
b) Winthrop S., b. Oct. 24, 1825; unm.
c) Sarah S., b. March 10, 1827.
d) Laura J., b. Feb. 27, 1832; m. Jan. 13, 1856, Alfred Bell.

Footnotes

NOTE: Per census records, he was most likely b 1793, not 1783

-- SandeeToo - 05 Feb 2009
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