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William W Benedict

Born Born 15 Feb 1831 Pennsylvania
Married Married Date Adeline Thorne? at Location
Died Died Date at Location

Parents:

Children:

  1. Washington Eugene Benedict; 1851-
  2. Alice Emily Benedict 1855-
  3. Clarence Benedict 1957-
  4. Albert Benedict ca 1858-
  5. Emily Benedict 1859-
  6. Emma R Benedict 1860-
  7. Flora Benedict 1870-
  8. Melville C Benedict; 1882-

Census Records

1857 State Census: Mower County, Minnesota Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905 16Oct1857

  • Benedict, William, age 26, male, white, farmer, b NY
  • Benedict, Adeline, age 26, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Eugene, age 6, male, b NY
  • Benedict, Alice, age 2, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Clarence, age 4/12, male, b MN

1860 US Federal Census: Vermillion, Unorganized, Dakota Territory; State of Minnesota, Post Office: Sioux City, Iowa Roll: M653_94; Page: 104; Image: 107. 10Sep1860

  • Benedict, William, age 32, male, white, farmer, b NY
  • Benedict, Adeline, age 30, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Washington, age 8, male, b NY
  • Benedict, Alice, age 4, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Albert, age 2, male, b Minnesota
  • Benedict, Emma, age 2/12, female, b Dakota

1870 US Federal Census: Bon Homme, Dakota Territory; Roll: M593_118; Page: 2; Image: 5. 14Aug1870

  • Benedict, Wm, 30, male, white, farmer, value of real estate: 1000, b PA
  • Benedict, Adeline, age 38, female, white, b NY
  • Benedict, William, age 19, male, farm laborer, b NY
  • Benedict, Emma, age 15, female, b Minnesota
  • Benedict, Alice, age 15, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Alva, age 13, male, b Minnesota
  • Benedict, Emily, age 11, female, b NY
  • Benedict, Flora, age 5/12, female, b Dakota
  • .....Next Door.....
  • Benedict, John, age 69, male, farmer, value of real estate: 1000, b NY
  • Benedict, Emily, age 62, female, b NY

1880 US Federal Census: Bon Homme, Dakota Territory; Roll: T9_111; Family History Film: 1254111; Page: 94.4000; 24 & 25Jun1880

  • Benedict, W W, age 49, male, married, farmer, b PA, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Adeline, age 49, wife, married, keeping house, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Eugene, age 29, son, married, lives at home b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Emily, dau, age 20, dau, single, lives at home, b Nebraska, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Flora, age 10, dau, single, lives at home, b Dakota, parents b NY

1900 US Federal Census: Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1546 Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 21. 5Jun1900

  • Benedict, William W, head, male, white, b Feb1831, age 69, m 49y, b PA, parents b NY, farmer
  • Benedict, Adeline, wife, female, white, b Sep1831, age 69, m 49y, mother of 8, 5 living, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Emma R, dau, female, white, b Jan1860, age 40, single, b Nebraska, father b PA, mother b NY
  • Benedict, Melville C, son., male, white, b Feb1882, age 17, b Dakota, father b PA, mother b NY

1910 US Federal Census: Springfield Ward 3, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1475; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 24; Image: 793. 6May1910

  • Benedict, William W, male, white, age 71, m1, m 59y, b PA, parents b NY, merchant, dry goods
  • Benedict, Adeline, wife, female, white, age 78, m1, m 59y, mother off 7, 4 living, b NY, parents b NY
  • Benedict, Eugene, son, male, white, age 58, wid, b NY, father b PA, mother b NY, merchant, dry goods
  • Benedict, Emma, dau, female, white, age 39, single, b Nebraska, father b PA, mother b NY

Sources

Benedicts to America, Vol I, Pg 163
181. JOHN THOMAS6 (Abraham,5 John,4 Thomas,3 John,2 Thomas1)
b. June 26, 1773, at Norwalk, Ct.; m. Feb. 7, 1795, Betsey, dau. Nathan Dart of Boston, Mass., who d. Feb. 5, 1838. He was a soldier in the war of 1812; d. near Dansville, March 7, 1845. Ch.
1) - WILLIAM, b. May 6, 1796, at New Lisbon; m. Nov. 9, 1819, Adeline Fellows. He d. at Huntsville, Otsego Co., Sept. 13, 1829. She res. at Durham, Greene Co. Ch.
a) Caroline, b. Sept., 1820.
b) (464.) Rev. William Addison, b. March, 1822; m. twice; no issue; grad. Amherst College, 1849; received degree of A. M.; Presb. minister.
2) - BETSEY, b. Sept. 8, 1797; m. Aug. 18, 1822, John R. Walker, res. Woodhull.
3) - PHOEBE, b. July 1, 1799; m. Feb. 19, 1824, John T. Wood; res. Sharon, Wis.
4) - JOHN, b. March 15, 1801; m. Jan. 19, 1826, Emily Webb, b. 1807; moved, recently, from Woodhull to Yankton, Dacotah Territory. He d 22Nov1858, she d 7Aug1886. Ch.
a) Harriet P., b. Nov. 19, 1826, Providence, Pa. She m Bligh Wood
b) Phoebe, b. Oct. 15, 1828.
c) William W., b. Feb. 5, 1831; m. Adeline (Thorne?), b. 1832, in Schoharie. Res., 1855, in Woodhull. Ch.
I.) Washington E., b. 1851.
II.) Alice E., b. 1855.
d) (465.) Washington, b. Aug. 9, 1833, at New Lisbon; res. Tuscarora. (N. Y. Census, 1865). Wife Irena L., b. 1835, Steuben Co. Ch.
I.) Charles, b. 1858, Iowa.
II.) Ernest H., b. 1864, Steuben Co.
e) Cordelia, b. Jan. 1, 1836, Hartwick. m Bucklin H Wood
f) Mary Adelaide, b. Oct. 9, 1838, Woodhull. m John Thomson
g) Albert G., b. May 15, 1841, at W.; m. Eliza J. --, b. 1838. He was in the army. They had two ch.; one living in 1865: I) Mary A., b. 1864. He m 2nd Eliza Graham 22Jun1861.
h) Leonard H., b. Aug. 2, 1843, at W.
i) Juliette, b. Sept. 25, 1846, Unadilla. m Wm Hoaglin 28Jul1867
j) Julianna, m Leander C Smith Aug1872.
5) - LEONARD, b. April 29, 1802; m. Feb. 25, 1829, Mary Hitchcock. No issue; res. New Hampton, Iowa.
6) Rev. ELISHA BLIGH, b. Sept. 5, 1806; m. Dec. 1, 1831, Hannah Martha, dau. Marcus S. Willard, who was drowned in the Cownesque river, at Elkland, Tioga Co., Pa., June 28, 1835, in attempting to cross on a foot bridge; m. 2d, Sept. 7, 1837, Emily R., dau. Hon. John Ryan. Presbyterian minister; settled at Elkland, Pa. Ch.
a) Ledentia Marilla, b. Feb. 7, 1833, Westfield, Pa.; m. Dec. 30, 1854, John C. Johnson.
b) Juvantia Martha, b. Dec. 12, 1834, Elkland, Pa.; m. April 12, 1858, Henry L. Fitch of Cooperstown.
c) Evander Ryan, b. Oct. 1, 1838; d. April 17, 1839.
d) Evalette Maria, b. Oct. 2, 1840, Elba.
e) Amoret Ann, b. Aug. 12, 1844, Millville.
f) Mary Susannah, b. Oct. 25, 1846, Millville; m. Nov. 1, 1865, John C. Whitaker. g) Charles Corydon, b. Dec. 29, 1850, Lawrenceville, Pa.; d. Feb. 9, 1853.
h) Charles Hiram, b. March 16, 1856, Covington, Pa.
7) - RHODA, b. July 18, 1808; m. March 4, 1836, Luther Newton; d. Feb. 24, 1841, Addison.
8) - CLARK HOYT, b. Dec. 16, 1811; m. Feb. 26, 1835, Merilla Knowlton. Ch.
a) Celestia, m. Pepper
b) Volckert, m. Miss Thurston.
9) - RUSSELL, b. March 29, 1814; d. May 5, 1815.
10) - MARY ANN, b. Feb. 8, 1816; m. March 12, 1837, Nelson Kenyon.
11) - CHLOE A., b. Feb. 14, 1818; m. Nov. 24, 1840, Orrel Whipple. Res. Byron. Had two sons in the army -- Charles Adelbert and Lewellyn Herbert; Charles A. returned in safety from his two years' campaign, but reenlisting, was taken prisoner and starved to death in Salisbury prison, aged 20. Lewellyn enlisted at 15 years of age, and died of fever in hospital at Washington, D. C.

Footnotes

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