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 Lineage I:

First member: 

Levi Benson, b ca 1775, m Rachel Tankersley in 1816, Morgan Co, GA, d bef 1830

John M Benson b ca 1821 GA, m Sarah W Johnson in 1841, Newton Co, GA, d 1864.

Alfonsey F Benson, b 1854 GA, m Laura Frances Hogan in 1874, Paulding Co, GA, d 1898.

Rufus Monroe Benson, b 1884, Paulding Co,  GA, m Sarah Elizabeth Akins in 1903, Paulding Co, GA, d 1964, Paulding Co, GA.

 Second member:

Cullen Andrew Benson, b 1818, m Nancy Jane Noble in 1850, d 1864 (scalped by Indians in TX)

William Ussel Benson, b 1856, m 1870 Mary Bane Lee, d 1922 TX

Jesse Dea Benson b 1885, m 1912 Leona Mildred Carnahan d 1957

Third member:

Wright Benson, b NC? moved to McNairy Co, TN

John W  Benson


Lineage II

Prue Benson, b ca 1720, d 1799, m Elizabeth

Robert  Benson, b 1762, d 1825, m Ann (Nancy) Stringfellow

Zachary Benson, b 1792, d 1859, m Sarah Burns

Willson Benson, b 1819, d 1888, m three times, Sarah, Kate Robinson and Mary Jane Allison

Lineage III

John Benson


Lineage IV

Robert Benson, b 1796, Sevier Co, TN



Lineage V

John Benson, b 1698, d 1722, m Anna Collins

William Benson, b 1718, d 1755, m Sarah Willson

Rev. John Benson, b 1744, d 1818, m Mercy Casey

Aaron Benson, b 1814, d 1897, m Dulcena Bills

William Collins Benson, b 1850, d 1889, m Mary Rider


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