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Stephen Benedict
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Birth: May 20, 1731
Norwalk
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 15, 1809
New Canaan
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

Stephen Benedict first married Ruth Keeler on 31 July 1750, then Hannah Finch on 13 Oct 1763, then Mrs. Mary Bouton. He is buried next to Hannah. He was a surveyor, tything man and lister between 1759 and 1777. He lived and died at New Canaan. His will was proved June 14, 1809. He had 13 children. His headstone says "In Memory of Stephen Benedict who died May 15, 1809 E78"

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STEPEHEN (Samuel, Thomas, Thomas, Thomas), b. May 20 1731; m. 1st, July 31, 1750, Ruth Keeler; 2d, Oct. 13, 1763, Hannah Finch, who d. Nov 24, 1782, in her 52 year; 3d, Mrs. Mary Bouton, who d. Nov. 1, 1828, aged 96. He was a surveyor, tything-man and lister between 1759 and 1777. He lived and died in New Canaan. His will was proved June 14, 1809. (Source: Genealogy of the Benedicts in America, Volume I, page 30, Author: Henry M Benedict)

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Son of Samuel Benedict, I and Jemima (Canfield) Benedict

Husband of Ruth (Keeler) Benedict; Mary (Benton) Benedict and Hannah (Finch) Benedict

Father of Rhoda (Benedict) Hoyt; Sarah Benedict; Rhuhamah (Benedict) Reed; Ruth Benedict; Stephen Benedict, II; Mehitabel Benedict; Esther Benedict; Abel Benedict; Hannah Benedict; Elsa Benedict; Jemina Benedict and Daniel Benedict

Brother of Jemina (Benedict) Smith; Samuel Benedict, II; Mary (Benedict) Benedict; Daniel Benedict; Sarah (Benedict) Hoyt; Abigail (Benedict) Smith; Esther (Benedict) Levake and Rachel Benedict 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hannah Finch Benedict (1729 - 1782)
 
 Children:
  Stephen Benedict (1756 - 1833)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Canoe Hill Cemetery
New Canaan
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
 
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Record added: May 13, 2007
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