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Rev George "Wash" Washington Benton
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1867
Death: Aug. 25, 1949

Born in IL the son of George Washington Benton (Sr.) and Issabella Trigg. He married Frances Malinda "Fancy" Hudspeth 26 Sep 1886 in Carroll Co., AR.
Wash was part Native American, though the percentage is not known. The family has said it was Cherokee or Choctaw. He was a minister to the Native Americans in Oklahoma.

Wash and Fancy had the following children:
Ollie Benton m. Jim Wilson
Mellie Jane Benton m. Sherman Jackson Buell
Margaret Drucella Benton m. John L. Merritt
Ida Belle Benton m. Lon Berry
Gertrude "Gertie" Ethel Benton m. Ira Colciasure
Calvin David Benton m. Berdie B. Stephenson
Lillie Benton (died in infancy)
Vinnie Benton (died at about 16 yrs)
Mary J. Benton Pemberton died on September 17, 2011. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Washington Benton (1843 - 1904)
  Isabell Trigg Benton (1843 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances "Fancy" Malinda Hudspeth Benton (1869 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Mellie Jane Benton Buell (1890 - 1972)*
  Margaret Druecella Benton Merritt (1892 - 1963)*
  Ethel Gertrude Benton Colclasure (1898 - 1968)*
  Calvin D. Benton (1900 - 2000)*
  Lille Angeline Benton (1900 - 1904)*
  Vinnie Vivien Benton (1902 - 1918)*
  Blanche Benton Crawford (1904 - 1973)*
  Mary Jacqueline Benton Pemberton (1910 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  George "Wash" Washington Benton (1867 - 1949)
  Ida Bell Benton Roberts (1869 - 1932)*
  Geneva Ellen Benton Buell (1872 - 1952)*
  James W. Benton (1874 - 1875)**
  Infant Son Benton (1876 - 1876)**
  Cora P. Benton Hendrickson (1876 - 1960)**
  Sarah Jane Benton Kerns (1879 - 1964)**
  Lucy Margelia Benton (1880 - ____)**
  Albert Austin Benton (1882 - 1955)**
  Hugh Benton (1892 - 1895)**
  Ause Clay Benton (1893 - 1983)**
  Charley Benton (1897 - 1980)**
  Hobson H Benton (1898 - 1992)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hogan Cemetery
Locust Grove
Mayes County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Caitlin Bellah
Originally Created by: Erice Wilcox
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
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Rev George Wash Washington Benton
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Rev George Wash Washington Benton
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Rev George Wash Washington Benton
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