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Col Benjamin Wilson
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1747
Shenandoah County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1827
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA

On 9.4.1770, married Ann Ruddell (died June 15, 1795) and they lived near the town of Ruddle, later moving to Tygart's Valley, where 3 forts were erected for protection against the indians. Served in the northern army raised by State of Virginia to subjugate the indian tribes north of the Ohio River in 1774, under the command of Lord Dunmore.
Colonel from Virginia in the American Revolution.
Benjamin later married Phoebe Davidson on 12.15.1795. She died 6.24.1849. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Ann Ruddell Wilson (1754 - 1795)
  Phoebe Ann Davisson Wilson (1777 - 1849)
 
 Children:
  Mary Bird Wilson Haymond (1771 - 1837)*
  William Beckett Wilson (1773 - 1858)*
  Ann Wilson Brice (1786 - 1849)*
  Edith Davidson Wilson Martin (1799 - 1876)*
  Julia Wilson Robinson (1817 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bridgeport Cemetery
Bridgeport
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: kin Keeper
Originally Created by: Larry Chenault
Record added: Jan 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32805220
Col Benjamin Wilson
Added by: Robin (Bolda) Wilson
 
Col Benjamin Wilson
Added by: Robin (Bolda) Wilson
 
Col Benjamin Wilson
Added by: Robin (Bolda) Wilson
 
 
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- sarah marshall surratt
 Added: Apr. 5, 2016
Benjamin was the Son of William and Elizabeth (Blackburn) Wilson.
-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 8, 2016
In memory of my husband's 5th great uncle.
- Pat Wilson
 Added: Jan. 2, 2016
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