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John Edward Benedict

Family Reference: 135.225.413

Born Born 17 Nov 1883 Wallaceburg, Chatham Twp., Kent Co., Ontario
Died Died   unknown
Married Married 21 Mar 1906 Elizabeth Pearl Johnson

Photo Album - Family album of photos and documents.

Parents:

Children:

  1. Donald Smedley Benedict; born 9 Aug 1906 in Kent County

The Parents of John

Johnís Early Years

John and Elizabeth

John and Elizabeth each grew up in their birthplaces of Wallaceburg and Ridgetown, only 33 miles apart. Where they met is unknown, but they married in Chatham, the city midway between their hometowns. John was only 22 years, a machinist by trade; she was 24 when they were coupled. Four months later their son Donald was born in Ridgetown, Kent county.

The Final Years for John

Footnotes

Ontaro, Canada Marriages, 1857-1922 Record: John E. Benedict, born and residing in Wallaceburg, age 23, occupation of machinist, a Methodist, his parents John & Catherine Benedict, born about 1883; Spouse Elizabeth P. Johnston, Age 24, she born and residing in Ridgetown, a Presbyterian, her parents Duncan Johnston & Margaret Campbell; they were married March 21 1906, place: Chatham in Kent County.
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Sources

-- JimBenedict - 20 Aug 2006
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