Elizabeth Benyon


Personal and Family Information

Elizabeth was born about 1683, the daughter of Daniel Benyon and Ellen Ridgway. The place is not known.

Her husband was Samuel Kirkes, who she married in ABT 1703. The place has not been found. Their only known child was John (c1705-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Elizabeth Benyon


Daniel Benyon


Daniel Benyon


John Benyon


Jane Howell


Mary Knight


Thomas Knight


Ellen Ridgway



BirthABT 1683
ChristeningMAY 1683
Place: Whitchurch, Shropshire, England


Note 1

!Notes: Elizabeth Benyon, Bapt. at Whitchurch, ... May, 1683. Married Samuel Kirkes of the city of Chester: whose Will dated, 22nd July, 1732, was proved at Chester by his Wife on the 31st January, 1735-6. Administration de bonis non was also granted there, 30th September, 1765, to his son, John Kirkes.