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Lemuel Benton
Birth: 1754
Death: May 18, 1818

US Congressman. A native of Granville County, North Carolina, he served as a Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. Elected to represent South Carolina's 3rd District and as At-Large in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1793 to 1799. He was defeated in 1798. He also served as a Member of the South Carolina State House of Representatives from 1782 to 1788, County Justice from 1785 to 1791, and as a Delegate to the South Carlina State House of Representatives in 1790. (bio by: K) 
 
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 Children:
  Charlotte Benton Prince (1783 - 1870)*
  Gilly Hinton Benton Dubose (1789 - 1852)*
 
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Burial:
Benton Family Burial Ground
Darlington
Darlington County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Feb 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13410276
Lemuel Benton
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 Added: Oct. 8, 2013

- melinda
 Added: Jun. 24, 2013
Please add his DOB.Birth 23 Oct 1754 in Granville, North Carolina, USADeath 18 May 1818 in Darlington, Darlington, South Carolina, USA
- Cassie Mathews
 Added: Apr. 22, 2013
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