Person:Joseph Benton (9)

Joseph Benton
b.Est. 1720-1730
m. bef. 1752
  1. Elizabeth Bentonabt 1752 -
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Name Joseph Benton
Alt Name Joseph Benton, of Albemarle and Augusta County, VA
Gender Male
Birth? Est. 1720-1730
Marriage bef. 1752 poss. Albemarle County, Virginiato Mary Elizabeth Unknown

Joseph Benton was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 521.--21st December. 1754. John Peter Salling to Joseph Benton and Mary Elizabeth, his wife, of Albemarle County, £100, 200 acres on North Branch of James; Henry Fooler's corner. Teste: Wm. Burt, Wm. Green ( ), Joseph ( ) Ryan, Sarah C. Ryan.

Information on Joseph Benton

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Benton Virginia 1700's Posted by: David Matthews Date: June 20, 2000 at 23:44:51

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Looking for information on Elizabeth Benton born ca1752 in Virginia the daughter of Joseph. She married Thomas Walsh and raised a family in Wilkes County, North Carolina. Any assistance would be appreciated.

Re: Benton Virginia 1700's Posted by: David Matthews Date: July 10, 2000 at 15:18:54 In Reply to: Re: Benton Virginia 1700's by syd lee of 3037

This is one of those lines that I have where the information is sparse. All I have at this time is that Joseph's wife was Mary Elizabeth and they had a daughter Elizabeth that was born in Albermarle County, Virginia about 1752 which would put Joseph's birth date in the early 1700's. David