MARY HUNTER was the daughter of JAMES HUNTER and MARTHA ELIZABETH CROWELL, both of Halifax Co, NC.
She and her husband SAMUEL CROWELL BENTON had four children: All buried in Crowell Cemetery. 1. MARTHA ELIZABETH BENTON m. Gen. James Cantey 2. JAMES HUNTER BENTON died young 3. SARAH WILLIAM BENTON died young 4. SAMUEL CROWELL BENTON