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Benjamin Wofford Sexton (1829 - 1863)

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Sgt. Benjamin Wofford Sexton
Born in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USAmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 17 Jan 1850 (to 9 Oct 1862) in Union County, South Carolina, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Richmond, Virginia, USAmap
Profile last modified 10 Jul 2019 | Created 7 Jul 2013
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Biography

United States Census, 1860

1860 - Union County, South Carolina

Died in Winder Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, USA

Benjamin W Sexton was listed as the father of William Thompson Sexton who died September 5, 1921 in Rome, Floyd County, Georgia. The mother was listed as Matilda Dodd.[1]

1932 South Carolina, Death of daughter Cornelia image of document

1938 South Carolina, Death of son John image of document

1943 South Carolina, Death of son Jefferson

1946 South Carolina, Death of daughter Kate

Sgt. Benjamin Wofford Sexton is buried at Laurens City Cemetery in Laurens, Laurens County, South Carolina.[2]

Sources

  1. "Georgia, Deaths, 1914-1927," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JD6R-2VW : accessed 01 Oct 2014), Benjamin W Sexton in entry for William Thompson Sexton, 05 Sep 1921; citing Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States, reference 20014, Department of Archives and History, Atlanta; FHL microfilm 2296939.
  2. Find A Grave website

See also:

  • "United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZTN-TFW : accessed 01 Oct 2014), Benjamin Sexton, [Blank], Union, South Carolina, United States; p. 157, household ID 1182, NARA microfilm publication M653; FHL microfilm 805227.
  • "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1943," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N96F-X2W : accessed 01 Oct 2014), Ben W. Sexton in entry for Cornelia Sexton Sanders, 21 Nov 1932; citing Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, fn 18853, Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia; FHL microfilm 1943786.
  • "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1943," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N9LS-PM8 : accessed 01 Oct 2014), B. W. Sexton in entry for John T. Sexton, 07 Sep 1938; citing Union, Union, South Carolina, fn 14958, Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia; FHL microfilm 1943859.
  • "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1943," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N9NV-8L8 : accessed 01 Oct 2014), Benjamin T. Sexton in entry for Jefferson Davis Sexton, 13 Aug 1943; citing Laurens, Laurens Co., South Carolina, cn 17141, Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia; FHL microfilm 1943928.
  • "South Carolina Deaths, 1944-1955," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FPMF-Z4N : accessed 01 Oct 2014), Benjamin Sexton in entry for Kate Clementine Lynch, 28 Dec 1946; citing Campobello, Spartanburg, South Carolina, cn 15665, Department of Health and Environmental Control, Columbia; FHL microfilm 2394776.

father William S. Sexton

mother Mary Wofford



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Benjamin Sexton (D) 1863 son Robert born 9 years after death??????????
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