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Register Report - BENEDICT

by Sam Behling

First Generation

1. GEORGE BENEDICT. Born in Tasborough, Norfolk, England. George died ca 1575/1576. George married Jane ?. Jane died bef 18 Jun 1578 in Hapton, Norfolk, England. They had the following children:

2 i. GEORGE (ca1542-<1584)
3 ii. William (ca1545-<1614)
4 iii. Joan
5 iv. Anne
6 v. Elizabeth


Second Generation


2. GEORGE BENEDICT Jr. (George1). Born ca 1542/1545 in Saxlingham, Nethergate, Norfolk, England. George died in Saxlingham, Nethergate, Norfolk, England, bef 16 Sep 1584; he was 42. Occupation: Husbandman. On 7 Aug 1575 when George was 33, he married Thomazine GOCHE, in Tasborough, Norfolk, England. Thomazine died aft 1 Sep 1614. They had the following children:

i. Jane. Born aft 1575 in Norfolk, England.
ii. Joan. Born aft 1575 in Norfolk, England.
iii. Judith. Born aft 1578 in Norfolk, England.
7 iv. WILLIAM (1579-<1628)

3. William BENEDICT (George1). Born ca 1545/1550 in Norfolk, England. William died in Bourne, Cambridgeshire, England, bef 4 Oct 1614; he was 69. Buried on 4 Oct 1614 in Bourne, Cambridgeshire, England. Occupation: Scrivener (Scribe). William married Judith MARSH, daughter of Nicholas MARSH & Margaret WALKER. Born bef 8 Dec 1560 in St. Vedast, Foster Lane, London, Middlesex, England. At the age of <1, Judith was baptized in St. Vedast, Foster Lane, London, Middlesex, England, on 8 Dec 1560. Judith died in England bef 13 Jul 1610; she was 49. They had one child:

8 i. Anne (ca1585-<1657)

4. Joan BENEDICT (George1). Born in Norfolk, England. Joan married Robert LYNDE / LIND. They had the following children:

i. Joan.
ii. Thomas.
iii. Ralph.
iv. Jane.

5. Anne BENEDICT (George1). Born in Norfolk, England. Anne married James SPENCE. They had the following children:

i. Anne.
ii. Dauniell.
iii. Thomas.
iv. Alice.
v. Robert.

6. Elizabeth BENEDICT (George1). Born in Norfolk, England. Elizabeth married Ralph LULLMAN. They had one child:

i. Jane.


Third Generation


7. WILLIAM BENEDICT (George2, George1). Born in 1579/1580 in Norfolk, England. William died in Norfolk, England, bef Sep 1628; he was 49. William married Elizabeth ? They had one child:

9 i. THOMAS (ca1617-1689)

8. Anne BENEDICT (William2, George1). Born ca 1585/1590 in England. Anne died in Bourne, Cambridgeshire, England, bef 10 Sep 1657; she was 72. Buried on 10 Sep 1657 in Bourne, Cambridgeshire, England. Ca 1612 when Anne was 27, she married Robert HAGAR. Robert died ca Jul 1652. They had one child:

i. Hannah.


Fourth Generation


Ship9. THOMAS BENEDICT (William3, George2, George1). Born ca 1617 in prob. Norfolk, England. Thomas died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, in 1689/1690; he was 72. Religion: Presbyterian. In 1639 when Thomas was 22, he married Mary BRIDGHAM, daughter of John BRIDGHAM & ? ?, in Long Melford Parish, Norwich, Norfolk, England. Born ca 1621 in England. Mary died in CT ca 1721; she was 100. They had the following children:

10 i. THOMAS (1641-1688)
ii. John. Born in 1643 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk, NY. John died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, on 11 Nov 1729; he was 86. In 1663 when John was 20, he married Phoebe GREGORY, daughter of John GREGORY.
11 iii. Samuel (1645-1719)
iv. James. Born on 6 Feb 1649/1650 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY. James died aft 1717; he was 67. James married Sarah GREGORY, daughter of John GREGORY.
v. Daniel. Born in 1651 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk, NY. Daniel died in Danbury, Fairfield Co., CT, in 1723; he was 72. Ca 1680 when Daniel was 29, he married Mary MARVIN, in Norwalk, Fairfield, CT.
vi. Elizabeth (Betty). Born in 1653 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY. In 1676 when Elizabeth (Betty) was 23, she married John SLAUSON, in Suffolk Co., NY. Born in Of Stamford, CT.
12 vii. Sarah (1657-)
viii. Rebecca. Born ca 1657 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY. Rebecca married Dr. Samuel WOOD. Occupation: Physician.
13 ix. Mary (ca1650-1693)


Fifth Generation


10. THOMAS BENEDICT (Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born in 1641 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY. Thomas died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, on 20 Nov 1688; he was 47. Occupation: Surveyor. n Jan 1664/1665 when Thomas was 23, he married Mary MESSENGER, daughter of Andrew MESSENGER & Rachel ?, in Jamaica, Queens Co., NY. Born in 1646 in Jamaica, Queens Co., NY. Mary died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, in 1699; she was 53. They had the following children:

14 i. Thomas (1670-1743)
15 ii. HANNAH (1675-1767)
iii. Esther. Born on 5 Oct 1679 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Esther died in Cheshire, New Haven Co., CT, on 1 Jan 1752; she was 72. On 11 May 1697 when Esther was 17, she married Joseph IVES, in Wallingford, New Haven Co., CT.
16 iv. Abigail (1682-)
v. Elizabeth. Born in 1684 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Elizabeth died in 1713; she was 29.

11. Samuel BENEDICT (Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born in 1645 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk, NY. Samuel died in Danbury, Fairfield Co., CT, in 1719; he was 74. Samuel first married ? ? On 7 Jul 1678 when Samuel was 33, he second married Rebecca ANDREWS, in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. They had one child:

i. Rebecca. Born ca 1690. On 18 Jun 1712 when Rebecca was 22, she married Samuel PLATT, son of John PLATT & Hannah CLARK, in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Born on 26 Jan 1670/1671 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Samuel died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, on 4 Dec 1713; he was 43.

12. Sarah BENEDICT (Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born in 1657 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY. Sarah died in Danbury, Fairfield, CT. On 19 Dec 1679 when Sarah was 22, she married James BEEBE. Born in Of Stratford, CT. They had one child:

i. James. Born in 1682 in Norwalk, Fairfield, CT.

13. Mary BENEDICT (Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born ca 1650 in Southold, Long Island, Suffolk Co., NY. Mary died in Stamford, Fairfield Co., CT, in 1693/1695; she was 43. Buried in Stamford, Fairfield Co., CT. On 17 Jul 1673 when Mary was 23, she married John OLMSTEAD, in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. Born on 30 Dec 1649 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. John died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, ca 1704; he was 54. They had one child:

17 i. Eunice (ca1689-)


Sixth Generation


14. Thomas BENEDICT (Thomas5, Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born on 5 Dec 1670 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Thomas died in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT, on 10 May 1743; he was 72. On 13 May 1697 when Thomas was 26, he first married Rachel SMITH, in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Born in 1672/1673. Rachel died on 1 Dec 1737; she was 65. They had the following children:

i. Mary (1699-1761)
ii. Thomas (1701-1757)
iii. Samuel (1703-)
iv. Daniel (1707-)
v. Rachel (1710-)
vi. Nehemiah
vii. Sarah (1717-)

On 14 Oct 1740 when Thomas was 69, he second married Hannah KNAPP.

15. HANNAH BENEDICT (Thomas5, Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born on 8 Jan 1675/1676 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. Hannah died in Meriden, New Haven Co., CT, on 12 Jan 1767; she was 92. On 12 Dec 1695 when Hannah was 20, she married Samuel ROYCE, son of Samuel ROYCE & Hannah CHURCHILL, in Wallingford, New Haven Co., CT. Born on 17 Apr 1673 in New London, New London Co., CT. Samuel died in Meriden, New Haven Co., CT, on 14 May 1757; he was 84. They had the following children:

i. Hannah (1697-1736)
ii. Ezekiel (1699-1765)
iii. ABEL (1700-1769)
iv. Samuel (1702-1783)
v. Benjamin (1705-1758)
vi. Deborah (Twin) (1709-1761)
vii. Mehitable (Twin) (1712-1774)
viii. Ebenezer (1713-1752)

16. Abigail BENEDICT (Thomas5, Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born on 8 Jan 1682/1683 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. On 11 Mar 1708/1709 when Abigail was 26, she first married Robert ROYCE, son of Isaac ROYCE & Elizabeth LATHROP, in Wallingford, New Haven Co., CT. Born on 4 Sep 1674 in Wallingford, New Haven Co., CT. Robert died in Wallingford, New Haven Co., CT, on 15 Jun 1741; he was 66. They had the following children:

i. Elizabeth (ca1709-1770)
ii. Abigail
iii. Martha

On 19 Nov 1741 when Abigail was 59, she second married John JOHNSON, in Wallingford, New Haven, CT.

On 19 Dec 1745 when Abigail was 63, she third married Joseph HOLT, in Wallingford, New Haven, CT.

17. Eunice OLMSTEAD (Mary BENEDICT5, Thomas4, William3, George2, George1). Born ca 1689. Ca 1713 when Eunice was 24, she married Joshua LOBDELL. Born on 23 Dec 1671 in Springfield, Hampden Co., MA. Joshua died in Milford, New Haven Co., CT, aft Jan 1713/1714; he was 41. They had one child:

i. Sarah (Posthumous) (1714-)


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