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Lewis Benedict

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
Death: June 21, 1827 (72)
Cross River, Westchester County, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Cross River, Westchester County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Benedict and Susannah Benedict (Northrup)
Husband of Jemima Benedict (Newman)
Father of Nancy Benedict; Lydia Benedict; Phoebe Benedict; Joseph Benedict; David Benedict and 4 others
Brother of Susannah Miller (Benedict); Anna Murphy (Benedict); Ambrose Benedict; Nancy Benedict; Lydia Benedict and 2 others

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About Lewis Benedict

From "Darlene's Family Genealogy":


According to "The Genealogy of the Benedicts of America": he served, 1780 in Delevan's Dragoons. He captued a British soldier who had accompained the "Cow-boys" who murdered a Mr. Pelham, and took from him a Queen's arm and a carved powder-horn, which are now in the pssession of his descendants.

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Lewis Benedict's Timeline

June 25, 1754
Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
January 28, 1776
Age 21
January 28, 1777
Age 22
April 30, 1779
Age 24
July 10, 1781
Age 27
August 2, 1783
Age 29
March 31, 1786
Age 31
June 17, 1791
Age 36
September 28, 1793
Age 39