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Elizabeth Benson Phelps
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1660
West Yorkshire, England
Death: 1706
Anne Arundel County
Maryland, USA

Elizabeth Benson was born on 6 January 1660 in West Yorkshire, England. She was the daughter of John Benson (1635-1710)and Elizabeth Marsh Benson (1638-1669).

Elizabeth married Walter Phelps (1635-1719) who was the son of Walter Phelps (1614-1640) and Rebecca Phelps.

Walter and Elizabeth had 8 known children: Walter Phelps (1680-1780), William Phelps (1682-1748), John Phelps (1684-1725), Elizabeth Phelps (1693-1703), George Phelps (1694-), Benjamin Phelps (1695-1698), Joseph Phelps (1698-1698)and Charles Phelps (1699-1772).

Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s about Elizabeth Phelps Name: Elizabeth Phelps Year: 1680 Place: Maryland Family Members: Wife Phelps, Elizabeth; Mother Phelps, Rebecca Source Publication Code: 2524.55 Primary Immigrant: Phelps, Walter Annotation: Date and port of arrival. Extracted from Maryland Land Office records of patents and warrants. Reference to original record or transcript and microfilm number are also provided. Other historical and genealogical information may also be provided. The first Source Bibliography: GIBB, CARSON. A Supplement to The Early Settlers of Maryland. Annapolis, MD: Maryland State Archives, 1997. 248p. Page: 172.

Walter Phelps arrived in Maryland, USA in 1680. He was 45 years old at the time. Gust Skordas in his Early Settlers of Maryland recorded thirteen Phelps persons including a Walter Phelps, his wife, Elizabeth, his mother, Rebecca, and three others as emigrating from England to America settling in the area of "Providence" in 1680. Providence later became Anne Arundel County.

In that same year, their fist child was born in 17 Jun 1680 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States.

Elizabeth died in 1706 in Birdsville, Anne Arundel County,
Maryland, USA. She was 46 years old. 
Family links: 
  John Benson (1634 - 1711)
  Elizabeth Mary Marsh Benson (1638 - 1704)
  Walter Phelps (1639 - 1719)
  Walter Phelps (1680 - 1780)*
*Calculated relationship
All Hallows Church Cemetery
Anne Arundel County
Maryland, USA
Created by: Stella
Record added: Jan 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103451592
Elizabeth <i>Benson</i> Phelps
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Rest in Peace
- Deena Gibson
 Added: Jan. 31, 2016
In loving memory of my 7th great grandmother and to thank you for your love, work and care for our family.
- Stella
 Added: Jan. 30, 2013

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