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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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 Spouse:
  Phoebe Ann Davisson Wilson (1777 - 1849)
 
 Children:
  Goodridge Alexander Wilson (1776 - 1849)*
  Edith Davidson Wilson Martin (1799 - 1876)*
 
*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
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Col Benjamin Wilson
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Col Benjamin Wilson
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In loving memory of our former member, Florence (Davis) Hoffmeyer. She was the Proud Descendant of Revolutionary War Patriot Benjamin Wilson. HerFindAGraveMemorial#51945501
- Arrowhead Valley Chapter D A R
 Added: May. 6, 2013

- Laura Myers
 Added: Feb. 28, 2013
My 5th great grand uncle, what a privilege, Rest In PeaceLinda Wilson Cutlip
- Linda Cutlip
 Added: Nov. 12, 2012
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