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Deacon Aaron Benedict

Male 1755 - 1845  (89 years)


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  • Name Aaron Benedict  [1, 2
    Title Deacon 
    Born 15 Apr 1755  Ridgefield, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 289.2 
    Died 30 Jan 1845  Lisle, Broome co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bemis Cemetery, Lisle, Broome co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1144  Benedict
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 

    Father Thomas Benedict,   b. 3 Oct 1726, Ridgefield, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1785, Pittstown, Rensselaer co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Jane Gunn,   b. 1731, Ridgefield, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1785, Pittstown, Rensselaer co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 27 May 1752  Newtown, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marah Perry,   b. 25 Aug 1756,   d. 11 Jul 1790, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 1777 
    Children 
     1. Esther Benedict,   b. 1 May 1778, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1778  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     2. Eunice Benedict,   b. 11 Jul 1779, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1779, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     3. Clarissa Benedict,   b. 7 Aug 1780  [Birth]
     4. Stephen Benedict,   b. 9 Nov 1782, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Lucinda Benedict,   b. 7 Aug 1784, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     6. Aaron Benedict,   b. 18 Aug 1786, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1863, Berlin Center, Ionia, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     7. Desire Benedict,   b. 18 Nov 1788, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Nathan Benedict,   b. 1 Jul 1790, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1790, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F373  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Betsy Randal,   b. 17 Jul 1770, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Betsey Benedict,   b. 21 Jan 1792, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Molley Benedict,   b. 21 Jan 1792, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Eunice Benedict,   b. 4 Dec 1793, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1809  (Age 15 years)  [Birth]
     4. Huldah Benedict,   b. 11 Oct 1795, Lee, Berkshire co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Celaney Benedict,   b. 9 Mar 1800, Sangerfield, Oneida co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     6. Joseph Perry Benedict,   b. 8 Aug 1805, Sangerfield, Oneida co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1865, Columbus, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
     7. Benjamin Moses Benedict,   b. 25 Feb 1807, Sangerfield, Oneida co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Columbus, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     8. Areli Benedict,   b. 30 Jun 1810, Lisle, Broome co., New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1838  (Age 28 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Betsey Morse,   b. 17 Jul 1770,   d. 20 Mar 1840  (Age 69 years) 
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Apr 1755 - Ridgefield, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bemis Cemetery, Lisle, Broome co., New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Aaron Benedict family births
    Aaron Benedict family births
    Vital records of Lee, Massachusetts, 1777-1801 : from the records of the town Congregational Church. P. 22 of 115.

    Headstones
    Headstone of Aaron Benedict
    Headstone of Aaron Benedict
    Deacon Aaron Benedict (1755-1845)
    Headstone of Aaron Benedict
    Headstone of Aaron Benedict
    Aaron Benedict (1755-1845)
    Inscription:
    Dea. Aaron
    Benedict
    died
    Jan 21,1845
    aged 89 years
    9 mo & 16 days

    "Asleep in Jesus blessed sleep
    From which none ever wakes to weep"

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] "Genealogy of the Benedicts in America" Vol. I, Henry M. Benedict, (Name: Albany publishing; original release 1870), 92 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S2] "Genealogy of the Benedicts in America" Vol. II, Elwyn E. Benedict, (Name: private publication; 1969), 26 (Reliability: 3).