Samuel Benyon


Personal and Family Information

Samuel was born about 1717 in England, the son of John Benyon and Mary Ogden.

He died on 8 JAN 1791 in England.

His wife was Lydia Yate, who he married on 26 DEC 1759 in England. Their six known children were Elizabeth (1760-1843), Mary (1760-1843), Samuel Yate (1762-1822), Thomas (1763-?), John (1764-c1767) and Benjamin (1765-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Samuel Benyon


John Benyon


Daniel Benyon


Daniel Benyon


Mary Knight


Ellen Ridgway


Mary Ogden


Edmund Ogden



BirthABT 1717
Place: England
Death8 JAN 1791
Place: England
Place: Unitarian Chapel, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England


Note 1

!Notes: Samuel Benyon, of Great Ash, Esq., Barrister at Law. Admitted a Burgess of Shrewsbury, 1st Oct, 1746. Married 26th Dec, 1759. Died 8th Jan, 1791, aged 74. Buried in the Unitarian Chapel, Whitchurch, Salop.