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Benjamin Lobdell

Male 1767 - 1812  (45 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Lobdell  [1
    Born 1767  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1812  Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Buried Lower Starrs Plain Cemetery, Danbury, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Notes 
    • In the cemetery south of Starrs Plain, just east of Sugar Hollow road near Danbury, Conn., are found the graves of the family of Benj. Lobdell. "In memory of Benjamin Lobdell, who died Jan., 18, 1812, aged 46 years." "In memory of Lydia, widow of Daniel Wood and relict of Benjamin Lobdell, who died Sept. 23, 1845 in the 71 year of her age." The stones are of marble and more or less mossy and gray with age. Benjamin evidently lived about three miles from the center of Wilton, Conn., as noted in a record from Dr. Chichester's account book.
      "In account with Benjamin Lobden.
      Nov., 1798. S. D.
      To a Par of worm Pow. 9
      March to a visit Tral., 3 mild medicins 3 9
      6 April to a visit Trav'I, 3 mild medicins 3 9
      7 To a visit Trav'l, 3 mild medicins 3 9
      8 To a visit Trav'I, 2 mild medicins 3 9
      9 To a visit Trav'l 3, mild medicins 3 9
      10 To a visit Trav'l 3, mild 2 9
      11 To a visit Trav'l 3, mild 3 8 
Ct. by 8 lb. of Iron.
      (Dr. Chichester.

      Sixth Generation. Children of Benjamin (5) and Lydia (Selleck) Lobdell. 1. Benj., Jr. 2. Selleck. 3. Polly. 4 Betsey. 5. Ann. 6. Sally. 7. Huldah [5]
    Person ID I16570  Mindrum
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2017 

    Father Uriel Lobdell,   b. 11 Mar 1740, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1809, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Phoebe Chapman,   b. 1744, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1832, Licking Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Abt 1766 
    Family ID F11572  Group Sheet

    Family Lydia Selleck,   b. Abt 1774,   d. 23 Sep 1845, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Lobdell, Jr.,   d. Dec
     2. Selleck Lobdell,   b. 19 Mar 1797,   d. 11 Mar 1848  (Age 50 years)
     3. Polly Lobdell,   d. 3 Oct 1824, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Betsey Lobdell,   b. 26 May 1802, Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1884, Danbury, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Ann Lobdell,   b. Abt 1802
     6. Sally Lobdell,   d. Dec
     7. Huldah Lobdell,   b. 8 Mar 1807,   d. 11 May 1845  (Age 38 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F11587  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S275] Julia Lobdell, (1907), p. 229.

    2. [S6231] www.findagrave.com, Memorial #7997790, created by LMJ, record added 18 Oct 2003.

    3. [S8621] Connecticut Headstone Inscriptions, Danbury, p. 594.

    4. [S275] Julia Lobdell, (1907), p. 229, Danbury.

    5. [S275] Julia Lobdell, (1907).