Egidius Arend von Beneckendorff
His parents were Egidius von Beneckendorff and Cordula Vigilanria von Wedell from the Sassenburg family. He had two other brothers: Hans Friedrich had died in Hungary, Franz Heinrich before Stralsund.
In March 1710, Beneckendorff became a lieutenant in the “Waiting Life” regiment. On October 8, 1730 he was appointed Rittmeister and Commander of the Leibhusaren Regiment and in 1733 Major . In 1735 he took his leave as lieutenant colonel.
- Valentin König : Genealogical Aristocratic History , Part 1, Leipzig 1727, p. 47.
- Anton Balthasar König : Egidius Arend von Beneckendorff . In: Biographical lexicon of all heroes and military figures who made themselves famous in the Prussian service . tape 1 . Arnold Wever, Berlin 1788, p. 126 ( Egidius Arend von Beneckendorff at Wikisource [PDF]).
- Friedrich Krippenstapel: The Prussian Army. P. 14.
- Egidius Arend von Beneckendorf at online-ofb.de
|SURNAME||Beneckendorff, Egidius Arend von|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Prussian lieutenant colonel and chief of the body hussar regiment|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1686|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Neumark|
|DATE OF DEATH||after 1735|