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Charles Brewster Benedict
Birth: Feb. 7, 1828
Attica
Wyoming County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1901
Attica
Wyoming County
New York, USA

U.S. Congressman. Educated at Oberlin College Ohio, he taught school and engaged in agricultural pursuits. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1856 and commenced to practice law in Attica, New York. He was Attica Justice of the Peace, (1854-60), a member of the board of supervisors of Wyoming County, (1869-71, 73-75) and was successful in the banking business. In 1877, he elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fifth Congress, serving until 1879. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his banking interest and operated farming lands in his vicinity until his death at age 73. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Betts Benedict (1789 - 1833)
  Sarah Brewster Benedict (1793 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Sophronia Betsy Matteson Benedict (1835 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Brewster Benedict (1876 - 1948)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Bancroft Benedict (1823 - 1861)*
  Charles Brewster Benedict (1828 - 1901)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Attica
Wyoming County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 12, 2005
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