Strong, Benajah 1

Birth Name Strong, Benajah
Gender male
Age at Death about 80 years, 1 month, 4 days

Narrative

He was one of the first settlers (1764) of Hartford, Vermont, with his brothers Solomon and Elijah.  He was town clerk in 1765 and in 1774 constable and commissioner of highways.

Family Data Collection - Individual Records:

Name:  Benajah Strong
Parents:  Jedediah Strong , Elizabeth  Webster
Birth Place:  New London, Lebanon, CT
Birth Date:  17 Jan 1734
Death Place:  Bethel, Windsor, VT
Death Date:  1815

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 17 Jan 1734/5 (Julian) Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States of America    
Occupation   Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States of America Farmer and surveyor  
Death about Mar 1815 Bethel, Windsor, Vermont, United States of America    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Strong, Jedediah15 Jan 1700
Mother Webster, Elizabeth26 Feb 1700/1 (Julian)4 Dec 1772
    Brother     Strong, John 5 Sep 1723 about 1806
    Brother     Strong, David 23 May 1724/5 (Julian) 1814
    Sister     Strong, Elizabeth 6 Feb 1727 28 Mar 1727
    Brother     Strong, Jedediah 8 Nov 1728
    Brother     Strong, Solomon 6 Oct 1730 12 Dec 1799
    Brother     Strong, Elijah 11 Aug 1733 about 1775
         Strong, Benajah 17 Jan 1734/5 (Julian) about Mar 1815

Families

Family of Strong, Benajah and Bacon, Polly

Married Wife Bacon, Polly ( * about 1735 + 8 Aug 1790 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 13 Apr 1758 Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States of America    
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Strong, Mercy13 Aug 1848
Strong, Barnabasabout 1758about 1821
Strong, Polly12 Dec 176017 Oct 1806
Strong, Williamabout 176328 Jan 1840
Strong, Tryphena12 Jan 177028 Dec 1846
Strong, Benajah3 Dec 177122 Jan 1856
Strong, Lydiaabout 1776
Strong, Fredoniaabout 1777about 1807
Strong, Elizabethabout 178514 Oct 1823

Family of Strong, Benajah and Wilson, Elizabeth

Married Wife Wilson, Elizabeth ( * about May 1748 + 26 Jan 1821 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about Aug 1780      

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