Thomas Benedict

Family reference: 1.122

Born Born 29 Oct 1701  
Married Married 21 May 1725 Deborah Waters
Died Died 11 Feb 1757  

Parents:

Children with Deborah:

  1. Thomas Benedict; b. 25 Feb 1725-6; d. 21 Feb 1802
  2. Deborah Benedict; b. 8 June 1728; m. 30 May 1745 to Abijah Comstock; d. 15 Nov 1770
  3. Nehemiah Benedict; b. 9 Jan 1729-30; d. 29 Sept. 1800
  4. Rachael Benedict; b. 28 Feb 1731-2; d. 7 Sept 1743
  5. Hannah Benedict; b. 13 Dec 1733; m. Oct 1753 to John Carter of Norwalk; d. 22 Feb 1780
  6. Jonathon Benedict; b. 18 June 1736; d. 20 June 1759

Thomas’ Early Years

Thomas and Deborah

Thomas was noted as a pounder, lister, fence-viewer, tything-man and surveyor often between 1723 and 1747.

Deborah, born in 1699, was the daughter of Jonathon Waters of Jamaica on Long Island and she passed away on March 2, 1757 at the age of 58, just 19 days after her husband Thomas expired.

The Final Years for Thomas

The will for Thomas was recorded March 17, 1757.

Footnotes

Most of the information was extracted from Henry Benedict's book1.

Sources

  1. "Genealogy of the Benedicts in America", by Henry M. Benedict; 1st pub. 1870; orig. avail. at Daughters of the American Revolution in Washington, DC.

-- JimBenedict - 06 Nov 2007

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