MDSSAR Gen. William Smallwood Chapter
Montgomery County, MD
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Patriot: Benton, Joseph, Sr. (2, p. 32)(5)(6)
SAR #: P-327050 (5)(N)
DAR #: A009483 (6)

Birth
Date: 1724 (6)
Location: Prince Georges Co., Maryland (6)

Marriage
Date:
Spouse: 1)Elizabeth Rogier (5) 2)Rachel Offutt (2)(5)
Location:
Children: Joseph, Benjamin, Nathan, William, Mordecai, Erasmus, Hezekiah and Elizabeth (N)

Support for American Revolution
Military Service: Private (5)
Public Service:
Civilian Aid: Rendered aid by providing wheat for use of the military. (2)(6)
Oath of Allegiance: 1778 before the Hon. Samuel W. Magruder (2)(6)
Residency: Lower Potomac MC (2)

Death
Date: March 6, 1807 (6)
Cemetery:
Find-A-Grave #: Not Found
Headstone GPS Coordinates:
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Notes: NSSAR Patriot/Grave Index also lists P-327259. (This is a duplicate record)
Elizabeth’s children’s names listed in the Indiana DAR Roster of Revolutionary Ancestors.(p.23)

Last Updated: 10 / 11 / 2013

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