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Benjamin Medbury (b. July 23, 1759, d. May 18, 1836)Benjamin Medbury (son of Benjamin Medbury and Elizabeth Darling) was born July 23, 1759, and died May 18, 1836 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island.He married Martha Harris.
Notes for Benjamin Medbury:
Note: "Medbury, Benjamin, of Gl, yeoman. Will dated 18 July 1835, proved 11 June 1836, pg 426. Mentions: Wife Martha. Sons Joseph C. Medbury, Daniel[,] Harris [Medbury--presumably], & Benjamin D. Medbury. Daughters Mercy Medbury wife of Amasa Irons, Sarah Steere wife of Samuel Steere, & Phebe Medbury deceased leaving unnamed heirs. Witn: Edmund T. Waldren, Riley Steer, Welcome Winsor." 2
Event: Military 1776
Note: Revolutionary War soldier, drafted April 1776 under Capt. Jenks, Col. Brown. Served as substitute for father one month May 1776. Pension records state he was 73 years old Oct. 20, 1832, a resident of Glocester since the war
Children of Benjamin Medbury and Martha Harris are:
- Daniel Medbury, b. March 05, 1781, d. date unknown.
- Sarah Medbury, b. Abt. 1782, d. date unknown.
- Elizabeth Medbury, b. March 21, 1785, d. date unknown.
- Mary Mercy Medbury, b. March 01, 1787, d. date unknown.
- Harris Medbury, b. February 1789, d. date unknown.
- Martha Medbury, b. February 1790, d. date unknown.
- Benjamin Medbury, b. 1799, d. date unknown.
- Phebe Medbury, b. Bet. 1792 - 1800, d. date unknown.
- Joseph C. Medbury, b. February 01, 1801, d. date unknown.