Benedict Cumberbatch

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Benedict Cumberbatch

Movie, Television and Stage Actor


    Samuel Kneeland

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    • 10th Generation — 7th Great-grandfather of Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 614 
    • Birth Date:
    • 31 Jan 1696 
    • Birth Location:
    • Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 14 Dec 1769 
    • Death Location:
    • Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Feb 1721 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for Samuel Kneeland

    • 1 Mayflower Descendant: A Journal of Pilgrim Genealogy and History, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2018, Vol. 66, No. 1, p. 50.
    • 2 Harris, Edward Doubleday, An Account of Some of the Descendants of Capt. Thomas Brattle, Boston: D. Clapp and Son (1867), 74, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 3 Kneeland, Stillman Foster, Seven Centuries in the Kneeland Family, New York: Published by the Author (1897), 51, 106-107, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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