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

Dorothea Brayne Benger

Female 1765 - 1839  (74 years)


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  • Name Dorothea Brayne Benger  [1
    Born 1 Mar 1765  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Aug 1839  Braynefield, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I068442  Tree1
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 

    Father John Benger,   b. Abt 1740, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1766, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Johnston,   b. Bef 1744, St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1772, Spotsylvania County, Virginia - Admin Bond Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 28 years) 
    Married Abt 1760  St. George's Parish, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31906  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William McWilliams,   b. Abt 1760, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1801, Fredericksburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1782  Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth McWilliams,   b. 1784, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1832, Braynefield, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F31905  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 George Buckner,   b. Oct 1760, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1828, Braynefield, Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 1802  Caroline County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F15159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      Spotsylvania County, Co. Wills
      BENGER, JOHN, d. Aug. 14, 1766, p. Nov. 3, 1766.
      Wit. None.
      Ex. Capt. William Johnston and Benjamin Johnston.
      Leg. my wife (no name given); my two daughters, Ann and Dorothea Brayne Benger. (Page 268)
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      Spotsylvania Co, VA Guardian Bonds
      1000 Benjamin Johnston, guard. to Ann and Dorothea Brayne Benger, orphs. of Betty Benger, with William Wood, sec. Apr. 16, 1772.

  • Sources 
    1. [S804378] Genealogies of Virginia Families Vol. I, from the Virginia Magazine of History and Biography.

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