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James Benedict

Male 1649 - 1717  (68 years)


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  • Name James Benedict 
    Born 6 Feb 1649  Southold, Long Island co., New York State, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aug 1717  Danbury, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I42  benedict
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2017 

    Father Thomas Benedict,   b. 17 Nov 1617, Stratton St. Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1689, Norwalk, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Bridgham,   c. 15 Nov 1618, Morningthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1639  Salem, Massachusetts Bay Colony, North America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Gregory,   b. 3 Dec 1652 
    Married 10 May 1676  Norwalk, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Benedict,   b. 1677,   d. 1743  (Age 66 years)  [Birth]
     2. Rebecca Benedict,   b. 1679,   d. 1709  (Age 30 years)  [Birth]
     3. Phoebe Benedict,   b. 1682  [Birth]
     4. James Benedict,   b. 1685,   d. 1761  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     5. John Benedict,   b. 1689,   d. 1765  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     6. Thomas Benedict,   b. 1694,   d. 1776  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     7. Elizabeth Benedict,   b. 1696,   d. Abt 1739  (Age 43 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2017 19:32:05 
    Family ID F411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1649 - Southold, Long Island co., New York State, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 May 1676 - Norwalk, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aug 1717 - Danbury, Fairfield co., Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Norwalk CT land deed 1685 James Benedict.jpg
    Norwalk CT land deed 1685 James Benedict.jpg
    James Benedict sells his Norwalk land to Ephraim Lockwood on 1 May 1685. James had just relocated to Danbury with his wife, Sarah Gregory and the first four children.