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Katherine Benedict

Born Born about 1823
Died Died 1870
Married Married 1st to James Benedict - unverified
2nd to John Millen

Parents:

  • Father: Jacob Benedict (to be verified)
  • Mother: Mary Shanks (to be verified)

Children with first husband:1

  1. Sarah Jane Benedict; b. 1844
  2. Agnes Benedict; b. 1846
  3. Robert Charles Benedict; b. 1848; d. 1940

Children with John Millen:

  1. Francis Millen; b. 1856
  2. William Arthur Millen; b. 1860
  3. Charles Edward Millen; b. 1862, m. Eliza Lane, moved to Boston
  4. George Millen?; b. 1865

The Parents of Katherine

The parentage of Katherine Benedict has not been verified as of yet. However, based upon the marriage records for her first three children, all of whom were witnessed by Jacob and Mary Benedict, they are her likely parents, and were possibly the guardians of her first three children.

Katherine's Early Years

Little is known of Katherine as a young woman.

Footnotes

Katherine is listed in the 1871 Hants County Census as Catherine Millen. Since she had died in 1870, she is listed in living in Dwelling 0/Family 0. Other members of the household (Dwelling 206/Family 210 - St. Croix, NS) are sons Frances Millen (15), Auther Millen (11), Charles Millen (9),and George Millen (6) and husband John Millen (39).

Sources

  1. "Genealogy of the Benedicts in America", Vol. II by Elwyn E. Benedict; 1st pub. 1969; orig. avail. at Daughters of the American Revolution in Washington, DC.

-- TracyRounds - 03 Jan 2006

  • Headstone for Catherine Millen (alongside those of her parents and sister in Windsor Old Parish Burying Ground):
    Headstone for Catherine Millen (alongside those of her parents and sister in Windsor Old Parish Burying Ground)

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