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  (b. 1 August 1760 Albemarle County, Crown Colony of Virginia   d. 3 March 1854 Manchester, Clay County, Kentucky, USA )  

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David BENGE was born 1 August 1760 in Albemarle County, Crown Colony of Virginia. David BENGE was the child of Thomas BENGE   and   Susannah LEWIS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Thomas BENGE and Martha MARTIN (maternal)  William Terrell LEWIS and Sarah MARTIN

David had an active role in U.S. Revolutionary War.

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David  married  Lucretia Lucinda SEABERRY PERRY .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Lucretia Lucinda SEABERRY PERRY  was born abt. 1770 in North Carolina, USA.  Lucretia Lucinda died abt. 1845 in Fogertown, Clay, Kentucky, USA. 

David BENGE died 3 March 1854 in Manchester, Clay County, Kentucky, USA.

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Did You Know?The state of Virginia was named after England's Queen Elizabeth I. In the early 1600's, all of North America that was not Spanish or French was then called 'Virginia' in honor of 'The Virgin Queen,' and the earliest English colonial expeditions were sent by the Virginia Company of London. (

Prior to 1788 - Crown Colony of Virginia
June 25, 1788 - Virginia becomes 10th U.S. state

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David BENGE married flag female ancestor Lucretia Lucinda SEABERRY PERRY-- Place: 

Children of David BENGE and Lucretia Lucinda SEABERRY PERRY:

flag male ancestor John David BENGE (b.abt. 1797, Fogertown, Clay, Kentucky, USA  d. abt. 1860, Fogertown, Clay, Kentucky, USA)
m. Philadelphia Ann "Delphia" HARRISON 9 January 1817

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1760 Birth
1 August 1760
Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
''King' David Benge was in the revolutionary war and the War of 1812. In the War of 1812 he enlisted at Manchester Kentucky in Thomas McJilton's company A, 7th Ky., 11th Regiment of Kentucky Mounted Volunteer Militia, served from August 22, 1813 to November 10, 1813 in the Thames Campaign where the Indian chief Tecumseh was killed. His pay for this period was $20.90 plus $32 for his horse which he had to furnish. He was honorably discharged at Limestone, Kentucky (now Maysville) on the Ohio river 12 December 1813

Declaration for pension, Clay County, Kentucky
On this 27 day of April 1834 personally appeared before the Hon. Joseph Eve, judge of the 15th district circuit in open court, David Benge aged 74 in August next, who being first duly sworn according to law doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the provision made by the act of congress paper June 7, 1832.
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1854 Death
3 March 1854
Manchester, Clay County, Kentucky, USA

David is buried at: Martin Cemetery #1 Clay County Kentucky, USA
Added: 8/29/2016 1:48:01 PM - Updated: 9/19/2017 9:56:19 AM
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