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Nancy Harmon Benson
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1814
Edgefield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1857
Hamburg
Aiken County
South Carolina, USA

Wife of Abraham M. Benson. Born in Edgefield District, South Carolina and died in Hamburg, Edgefield District, South Carolina (now called North Augusta, Aiken County, SC)

Nancy Harmon was the daughter of William Harmon 1779-1843 and Rosannah Summers 1779-1833.

Nancy Harmon married Abraham Benson April 15, 1842 in Hamburg, Edgefield District, South Carolina. They had two sons that served in the Confederate Army; Berry and Blackwood Benson. Berry Greenwood Benson was born Feb. 9, 1843. He was a distinguished Confederate soldier, scout, and sharpshooter. After the war he was an accountant in Augusta, Ga. He married and had several children. He died Jan. 1, 1923 in North Augusta, Aiken County, South Carolina. (bio by: acpflute) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Abraham Madison Benson (1818 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Berry Greenwood Benson (1843 - 1923)*
  Blackwood Ketchum Benson (1845 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Nancy Harmon./ Wife of A.M. Benson./ Born in/ Edgefield district S.C./ June 13, 1814./ Died in/ Hamburg, S.C./ Feb. 12, 1857.

 
Note: Nancy Harmon was born in Edgefield District, South Carolina. She married A.M. Benson.
 
Burial:
Sunset Hill Cemetery
North Augusta
Aiken County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Leon Edmund Basile
Record added: Aug 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28959602
Nancy <i>Harmon</i> Benson
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- Dixie Home Georgia
 Added: Mar. 27, 2015

- Sharon
 Added: Mar. 31, 2014
According to Hamburg Cemetery Records, Nancy Harmon Benson was first buried in Hamburg Cemetery, Hamburg, SC now called Schultz Hill Cemetery, North Augusta, S.C.. She was later moved to Sunset Hill Cemetery to be buried next to her son.
- acpflute
 Added: Jul. 2, 2011
 
 
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