Patriot: Benson, William Thomas (2, p.31)(6)

SAR #: Not found

DAR #: A009403


Date: circa 1720-1725 (6)

Location: Maryland (6)



Spouse: Ann Green (6)


Children: Rosanna, Alice, Sarah (6)

Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Private 2nd Co. Middle Bn. Militia Sept. 4, 1777. Fourth Sgt. 3rd Co. Middle Bn. Militia July 15, 1780. (2)

Public Service: Served on Grand Jury Aug. 1777. (2)(6)

Civilian Aid: Provided corn for use of the military 1780. (2)

Oath of Allegiance: March 2, 1778 before the Hon. Gerrard Briscoe (2)(6)

Residency: Mont. Co. (6) Either Linganore MC or Sugarloaf MC (2)


Date: before Nov. 8, 1783 (6)


Find-A-Grave #: Not found

Headstone GPS Coordinates:



Last Updated: 8 / 29 / 2014

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Source Information Codes

(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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