Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Benjamin Thomas Hodges

Male 1815 - 1894  (79 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Thomas Hodges 
    Born 1815  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1894  Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I036934  Tree1
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 

    Father John Hodges,   b. 3 Dec 1763, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1825, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Berry,   b. Abt 1778, Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 12 Jan 1799  Prince George's County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Clagett,   b. Bef 1816, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1839, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 23 years) 
    Married 1836  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F21476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Maria Daingerfield,   b. 1815, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1852, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 36 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1840  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F21477  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabeth Wise Riley,   b. 1823, Accomack County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1852  Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F21478  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • v. Benjamin T. Hodges was born ABT 1815 in Prince Georges Co. , MD, and died MAR 1894 in Rockville, Montgomery, MD. He married Maria Dangerfield ABT 1840, daughter of Bathurst Daingerfield and Elizabeth Kay. She was born ABT 1815. He married Elizabeth W. Claggett ABT 1853. She was born ABT 1823 in Va, and died BET 1871 AND 1880 in Maryland.
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      Mike, This Benjamin Thomas Hodges is my direct ancestor and he was married three times. 1st to Elizabeth Clagett in 1836; 2nd to Maria Daingerfield in 1840 and 3rd to Elizabeth Wise Riley in 1852. Benjamin and Elizabeth Wise Riley are my direct line. The parenst of Elizabeth Wise Riley are Thomas Robinson Riley and Elizabeth Wise Blackstone of Accocmac County, Va.

      I would love to meet any descendants of this line shirleymoller@verizon dot net.
      ===Fonda
      1850 - Prince Georges, Marlboro, MD
      Benjamin T. Hodges - 35 - planter - $17,400 all b. MD
      Maria - 35
      Henry - 9
      Virginia - 7
      Rebecca - 5
      Eliza - 3
      Annie Prather - 80
      Jemima Prather - 60
      owns 17 slaves

      1860 - Montgomery Dist. 4, MD
      B. T. Hodges - 45 - $20,000 + $29,700 b. MD
      Elizabeth - 37 b. VA
      Henry - 19 all children b. MD
      Virginia - 18
      Rebecca - 16
      Eliza - 15
      Benjamin - 12
      Anna - 6
      Elizabeth - 4
      Wm. - 1
      1 fe. teacher

      1870 - Montgomery - Dist. 4 MD
      Benjamin T. Hodges - 57 - farmer $12,000 + $500 b. MD
      Elizabeth W. - 47 - keeping house b. VA
      Virginia - 26 all children b. MD
      Eliza - 22
      Benjamin - 21
      Annie - 16
      Elizabeth W. - 13
      William R. - 11
      Maria - 9
      Mary - 4


      1880 - Marlboro, Prince Georges, Maryland
      Benjamin HODGES ---- 66 - widowed - farmer all persons + parents b. MD
      Eliza W. HODGES ------- dau - 32 - single - keeping house
      Virginia D. HODGES----- dau - 35 - single - at home
      Bessie HODGES --------- dau - 20 - single - at home
      Maria HODGES------------ dau - 17 - single - at home
      Mary E. HODGES--------- dau - 13 - at home
      Benjamin HODGES------- son - 30 - single - at home