Benjamin was born in 1728. Benjamin Burgess ... 
Benjamin Burgess, the Nova Scotia Planter, was recorded as being in Newport, NS on December 30, 1772.
Benjamin's sons Edward Burgess and John Burgess were recorded as being in Newport, NS on September 5, 1781.
Benjamin's and Hannah Church's son Joseph Burgess is my Great Great Great Grandfather. Joseph's son William my Great Great Grandfather was located at Scotch Village, Hants County, NS in a later census. DWC [Coldwell-1]
↑ First-hand information as remembered by Matthew Hill, Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Benjamin by comparing test results with other
carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Benjamin:
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