.          Benjamin Horton, c1804-05 - 1887, s/o Joseph Horton
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

2    Benjamin Horton,4                                                                                                                 (Joseph,3,John,2,Abraham,1)
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.         b ca 1804-05 Va; d 1887.
.         m 13 Oct 1825 Grayson Co, Va to Mary Largen, b ca 1803 Va, d/o
William Anson Largen and Nancy Dalton (d/o William Dal-
.             ton and Elizabeth Sturman?).

.         1830 Grayson Co census, p 262, Benjamin Horton, 00001-10001.
.         1840 Grayson Co census, p 297, Benjamin Horton, 020001-111001.
.         1850 Carroll Co, Va census, #658/658, Benjamin Horton,46 Va, farmer, $11, Mary,47 Va, Lucy,19 Va, Henry,17 Va, farmer, Vinson,
.                  15 Va, farmer, Isabel,12 Va, Jacob,9 Va.
.         1860 Carroll Co census, #645/659, Ben Horton,55 Va, farmer, --, $25, Mary,57 Va, Jacob,18, farm laborer.
.         1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, #198/199, Benjamin Horton Sr,66 Va, farmer, Mary,67 Va.
.         1880 Carroll Co census, Piper Gap Dist, #175/175, Benjamin Horton,75 Va (father), Mary,77 Va (mother), living with Lucy Sum-
.                  ner family.

.         issue:

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1.   Anna Horton, b ca 1825-30 Va, m 28 Jan 1847 to Francis B. Edwards (Frank), b ca 1819-20 Va, s/o William and Elizabeth
.               Edwards.
.               1850 Carroll Co census, #945, Francis Edwards,30, farmer, Ann,25, Floyd,3, Manerva,1.
.               1860 census, family not located.
.               1870 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, #76/75, Frank Edwards,50, farmer, Anna,40, Joseph,13, Lucy,8, Amos H.,7, Louie
.                        F.,4, Albert E.,3, William S.,41, idiot.
.               1880 Carroll Co census, Sulphur Springs, #394/394, Francis B. Edwards,61, farmer, Annie,51, Lucy,21, Amos H.,18, works on
.                        farm, Lua F.,17, Ellis,13.

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2.   Lucy Horton, b ca 1831-32 Va, m 24 Oct 1851 Carroll Co to Robert Sumner, b ca 1831-32 Va, d 1860's, s/o William Sumner and
.               Catherine Edwards.
.               1860 Carroll Co census, Hillsville, #910/916, Robert Sumner,28 Va, shoemaker, Lucy,28 Va, Freel S.,8 Va, Francina,6 Va, Wil-
.                        liam N.,5 Va, Ben F.,2 Va.
.               1870 Carroll Co census, Piper's Gap, p 491A, #201/204, Lucy Sumner,39 Va, $90, $100, Francina,17 Va, Henry,15 Va, works
.                        on farm, Benjamin,11 Va, works on farm.
.               1880 Carroll Co census, Piper Gap Dist, #175/175, Lucy Sumner,49 Va (wid), Benjamin Sumner,20 Va, works on farm, Benjam-
.                        min Horton,75 Va (father), Mary,77 Va (mother).

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3.   Henry Horton, b Mar 1833 Carroll Co, m(1) Sarah Ann Johnson (Sally), m(2) Roxanna Jane Alderman Goad (Roxie).

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4.   Vincent Horton, b ca 1835-36 Va, m(1) Susannah Johnson (Susan), m(2) Rachel Nester Webb, m(3) Lydia Bobbit N. Quesen-
.               berry Jennings.
.               Moved to Greenbrier Co, WVa.

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5.   Isabel Horton, b ca 1838 Va.

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6.   Jacob Horton (Jake), b Oct 1841 Va, m(1) Cena McRoberts, m(2) Bethany Shinault (Bethania).
.               Moved to Raleigh Co, WVa.








.         Ref:  Essie Spence Goad's notes.
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