American Silversmiths

Peter Benedict
(1757-1835)
Anne Peck
(1761-1846)
Samuel Ward Benedict
(1798-1880)
Susan S. Ovington
(1801-)
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Ovington Benedict
(1831-1900)

 

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Ovington Benedict
  • Born: 27 Jul 1831, Danbury CT
  • Died: 14 Apr 1900, New York City NY

  General notes:

Silversmith, jeweler, and watchmaker

  Events in his life were:

  • He appeared on the 1850 census taken at Westfield NY, listed as a watchmaker.
  • He worked in 1855 as a silversmith and jeweler in New York City NY listed with John J., Alexander and Read Benedict at 5 Wall Street. 4
  • He was a partner circa 1860-1870 with Read Benedict in New York City NY as BENEDICT BROTHERS, with a shop at 171 Broadway.

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  • Tradecard for BENEDICT BROTHERS, c 1870
    Private Collection

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  • Tradecard for BENEDICT BROTHERS, c 1870
    Private Collection

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  • Tradecard for BENEDICT BROTHERS, c 1870
    Winterthur Library

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  • Tradecard for BENEDICT BROTHERS, c 1870
    Winterthur Library
  • He appeared on the 1870 census taken at New York City NY, listed as a watchmaker.



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