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Benjamin Denson
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Birth: 1720
Isle of Wight County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1781
Nash County
North Carolina, USA

3rd child and son of John Denson Jr and Alice (Hollowell) Denson. He was born near Pagan Creek, Nansemond County VA (Note: Nansemond County no longer exists, it is now called Isle of Wight County), near the present day city of Norfolk VA. He married Mary Whitehead on 15 August 1747 near Pagan Creek. There were at least eleven children born to this union whose names are documented as follows: Hulda, Mary, Elizabeth, Joseph, Ann, Benjamin, Jesse, Jethro, Molly, John, and Isabella Denson. The exact location of his burial is unknown. He was probably buried on his property. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Denson (1695 - 1753)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Whitehead Denson (1727 - 1781)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Denson*
  Jethro Denson (1750 - 1800)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Most likely he was buried on his homestead.
 
Created by: William Bjornstad
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71183191
 


- Lanie
 Added: Nov. 29, 2011
To my great-great-great-great-great grandfather on my Mother's maiden name side. May you rest in peace.
- William Bjornstad
 Added: Jun. 11, 2011
 
 
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