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Thomas Benedict
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1726
Death: 1785

23. THOMAS4 (James,3 John,2 Thomas1), b. Oct. 3, 1726; m. May 27, 1752, Jane Gunn; he settled on land between the Hoosick patent and Pittstown in the spring of 1779, and in August, 1785, had improved 600 acres, "on which there were some very good buildings and orchards." In 1781, he was one of two representatives of "Scorticook [NY]" to a convention which met at Cambridge [NY], which proposed articles of union between the eastern and western districts of the New Hampshire grants. He d. in the district (Broadalbin), and was buried at Pittstown, N. Y. Ch. b. Ridgefield.

Children of Thomas Benedict and Jane Gunn:

THOMAS, b. Feb. 27, 1753.
AARON, b. April 15 , 1755; d. Jan. 30, 1845.
DARIUS, b. Dec. 6, 1 758; Revolutionary soldier and pensioner;
adm'r app'd Sept. 21, 1844.

JOSEPH, b. Oct. 26, 1760.
JAMES, b. Aug. 12, 1762; d. July 18, 1849.
ISAAC OLIVER, b. Aug. 14, 1764; d. Oct. 24, 1845.
SARAH, b. March 18, 1766; m. Josiah Carpenter; moved, 1812,
to Chautauqua Co.
PHILIP LEWIS, b. Sept. 4, 1767; d. Oct. 4, 1767.
HANNAH, b. Jan. 9, 1769; m. Holt; res. near Troy.
MARY. ESTHER. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Benedict (1685 - 1762)
  Sarah Hyatt Benedict (1686 - 1767)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Benedict (1753 - 1841)*
  Aaron Benedict (1755 - 1845)*
  Sarah Benedict Carpenter (1766 - 1816)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Benedict Smith (____ - 1791)*
  Hannah Benedict Burt (1716 - 1810)*
  James Benedict (1720 - 1792)**
  Martha Benedict Scott (1722 - 1796)*
  Thomas Benedict (1726 - 1785)
  John Benedict (1726 - 1814)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Unable to locate in Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: GBen
Record added: Apr 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88667266
 

For my 6th Great Grandfather, may he rest in peace.
- Alyssa0411
 Added: Feb. 26, 2016

- Jim Bradley
 Added: Feb. 19, 2014
 
 
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