Jacob Benedict
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Jacob Benedict (1779 - 1855)

Jacob Benedict
Born in Nassau, Rensselaer, New York, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 17 Oct 1811 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Perinton, Monroe, New York, United Statesmap
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Spouse is possibly Joseph Benedict-2087

Genealogical Records

Death Records

  • Primary Source, (burial); Tertiary Source (biography), Find A Grave Index [1] Data Summary:
  1. ) Find A Grave: Memorial #13683537: Jacob Benedict was born 23 Apr 1779 at Nassau, Rensselaer County, New York, USA., and he died 27 Mar 1855 (aged 75) at Perinton, Monroe County, New York, USA
    1. ) Marriage. Jacob Benedict married Rhoda Beebe (1788–1832) in 1811.
    2. ) Children:
      1. ) Hannah (Benedict) Cross (1812–1893)
  2. ) BURIAL. Jacob Benedict was buried in the Greenvale Rural Cemetery at Fairport, Monroe County, New York, USA
    1. ) Find a Grave Notes: " Born 23 Apr. 1779, Nassau, Rensselaer Co., NY. Died 27 Mar. 1855, Perinton, Monroe Co., NY. Married Rhoda Beebe 17 Oct. 1811. Jacob BENEDICT was born on 23 Apr. 1779 in Nassau, Rensselaer, NY, first child of Enoch Benedict and Hannah Bouton. He died on 27 Mar. 1855 in Perinton, Monroe, NY. "
    2. ) Tombstone Photo: Inscription, "JACOB BENEDICT DIED ..." {Editorial Note: the tombstone is broken and the balance of the epitaph is unreadable}

Biographic and Genealogical References

  • Secondary Source, Clifford Beebe,Genealogy of the Family of Beebe, [2] Data Extract:
  1. ) Page 86, 87. Parents of Rhoda Beebe: Lewis Beebe married second Miriam Kellogg, daughter of Silas and Ruth (Root) Kellogg of Lansingburgh, NY, on 29 April 1779 (probably in Vermont). Miriam was born 24 May 1755 and she died 4 June 1794 at Lansingburgh, NY at the age of 40.
    1. ) Children of Dr. Lewis Beebe by Miriam (Kellogg) Beebe: Lucy Allen (887), Nancy (888), Rhoda (889), Lewis (890), and Isaac (891).
  2. ) Page 203. Vital data: Rhoda Beebe (889) was born 24 July 1788 and she died 26 January 1832.
    1. ) Marriage. Rhoda married Joseph Benedict 17 Oct 1811.
    2. ) Biography. --
    3. ) Children. --
  1. ) Benedict Genealogy; Page 182. Jacob Benedict (203), son of Enoch Benedict, b 23 April 1779; m. 17 Oct 1811 Rhoda Beebe, daughter of Rev. Dr. Lewis Beebe of NY, b. 24 Jan 1788, and d. 26 Jan 1832. Jacob died 26 January 1832. Jacob (203), the son of Enoch Benedict, was born 23 April 1779 and died 27 March 1855 at Perrinton.
    1. ) Children of Jacob and Rhoda (Beebe) Benedict:
      1. ) Susannah, b. 21 July 1812; m. 21 Sept 1836; Robert J. Cross of Roscoe Illinois.
      2. ) Cornelia, b. 4 Jan 1814; m. 28 My 1836, Isaac Coles of Rockton, Ill.
      3. ) Miraim Elizabeth, b. 15 March 1816; m. 16 Oct 1815, Nelson Tiffany of Roscoe, Ill.
      4. ) John, b. 23 Jan 1818; m; res. Clinton Junction Wisconsin
        1. ) Julie Sara Wesly
        2. ) Albert Jacob.
      5. ) Caroline, b. 6 Aug 1819; d. 30 Sept 1820.
      6. ) Enoch, b. 13 Aug 1824; m. 16 July 1845, Antoinett N. Wiltsee; soldier in the Mexican War, and d. at Puebla, 15 Nov 1847.
      7. ) Julia Ann, b. 20 Nov 1825; d. 15 May 1858.
      8. ) James. b. 4 March 1828;m. 13 March 1854, Abby Linnell; res. Clinton Junction, Wisconsin. They had six children. Three d. in infancy. Harriet, Gertrude, and Lewis Eugene are living.
      9. ) Lewis, b. 21 Jan 1834; m. 17 Sept 1862, Louisa, daughter of Zena and Mary Denison of Perrinton, b. 5 June 1830; res Lima. Child:
        1. ) Mary Elizabeth, b. 29 May 1865.

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  1. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 22 March 2019), memorial page for Jacob Benedict (23 Apr 1779–27 Mar 1855), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13683537, citing Greenvale Rural Cemetery, Fairport, Monroe County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Harold R (contributor 46870133).
  2. Beebe, Clifford, Genealogy of the Family of Beebe From the Earliest Known Immigrant John Beebe of Broughton, England, Higginson Book Co., 10 Colonial Road, Salem MA 01970. 1991.
  3. Benedict, Henry Marvin. The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America, Albany, Joel Munsell, 82 State St.,1870. Public Domain. The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America --Title Page

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Jaacob Benedict is my third great grandfather.

Harold Ralston

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