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Benjamin RUCK[1]
 1740 - 1799

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  • Christened  12 Jan 1740  Loose, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Buried  18 Feb 1799  Leeds, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I6620  Young Family Kent Ancestry
    Last Modified  11 Apr 2008 23:40:18 
    Father  Daniel RUCK, c. 1 Jun 1711, Elham, Kent, England  
    Mother  Elizabeth AUSTIN 
    Family ID  F1975  Group Sheet
    Family  Sarah HOUGHTON 
    Married  15 Feb 1762  Maidstone, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    >1. Benjamin RUCK, c. 28 Dec 1762, Leeds, Kent, England
    >2. Daniel RUCK, c. 30 Nov 1764, Leeds, Kent, England
     3. John RUCK, c. 23 Dec 1765, Leeds, Kent, England
     4. Mary RUCK, c. 9 Nov 1766, Leeds, Kent, England
     5. Elizabeth RUCK, c. 11 Mar 1769, Leeds, Kent, England
     6. Charles RUCK, c. 26 Dec 1770, Leeds, Kent, England
     7. Edward RUCK
    Family ID  F1976  Group Sheet
  • Notes 
    • Benjamin was a bricklayer working at Maidstone by 1776 having purchased his freeman's status in that town during 1771.

      Source: Consistory Court of Canterbury Vol.67 folio 124, Probate 15 Aug 1799 Benjamin Ruck the elder of Maidstone, bricklayer, will dated 25 Jan 1799 to be buried at Leeds near my late wife John Boys of Teston?, carpenter, executor nephew John Ruck of Maidstone, bricklayer, executor occupier Robert Woollett, Stone Street, Maidstone occupier Steed, St Faiths Green occupiers Collens, Anthony Lockey, Falconer, Pearce, Miles and Thomas Henderson, Stone Street occupiers William Mercer, George Smith, George Highland, Widow Johnson, Tilbe, Joshua Lanes, Broomfield at Stone Street children Benjamin, Daniel and Elizabeth wife of Thomas Sloman of Maidstone, wheelwright Witnessed by Charles Topping - Robert Bewley - John Hill - E.H. Steed 2 Codicils dated 25 Jan 1799 with same witnesses.
  • Sources 
    1. [S80] Settlement Certificates, Church of England, Province of Canterbury, (Salt Lake City, U.S.A.: Genealogical Society of Utah), Maidstone Parish Chest, LDS Film #1736866, 25 Mar 1771.
      Settlement certificate given to Langley parish, Kent, England, certifying the settlement of Benjamin Ruck, his wife, Sarah and their children: Daniel, Elizabeth and Charles, at Maidstone.

    2. [S36] Parish Register, England, Kent: Church of England, Canterbury Cathedral Archives, (U.S.A., Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah), Maidstone, Kent, England, 1762.
      Marriage banns read 17, 24 and 31 January 1762 at Maidstone for the intended marriage of Benjamin Ruck bachelor of Leeds and Sarah Houghton, a spinster of Maidstone.


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