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Descendants of

David "King David" Benge


Lucinda Lucretia (Seaborne-Perry) Benge


David "King David" Benge
son of
Thomas &Susannah(Lewis) Benge
b: Aug 1760 Albemarle Co, VA
d: 03 Mar 1854 Clay Co, KY
buried: Martin Cemetery, Clay Co, KY
Lucinda Lucretia Seaborne-Perry,
in 1783 in NC
b: 1770 NC
d: Abt 1845 Clay Co, KY

Other spellings/derivatives of the surname Benge:
Bange, Bench, Bengay, Bengey, Benjay, Benjey
Binch, Bing, Binge, Bunch, Byng, Bynge.
It is said that the Benge family originated in
Sandwich Village, Kent County, England

Most of the initial lineage info for this page
was found in files at

David's & Lucinda's
List of Descendants
  • (1) Joel Benge
    b: Abt 1786 NC
    d: 01 Dec 1866 Rockcastle Co, KY
    m: JANE "JENNY" BURNETT, on 01 Sep 1809, in Madison Co, KY
    daughter of Micajah &Sally(McDaniel) Burnett
    b: Abt 1791 VA
    d: 23 Jan 1877 Madison Co, KY

  • (2) Sarah Benge
    b: Abt 1788 Madison Co, KY
    m: GEORGE FREEMAN, on 18 Nov 1810, in Clay Co, KY

  • (3) Sally "Ann" Benge
    b: Abt 1789 Wilkes Co, NC
    d: Aft 1860
    m: WILLIAM L. BUNCH, on 28 Jan 1812, in Clay Co, KY
    son of James &Elizabeth Ann "Betsy" or "Annie"(Asher) Bunch
    b: Abt 1787 NC
    d: Bet 1851-1859 Walker Co, GA

  • (4) Elizabeth "Betty" Benge
    b: Abt 1790 NC
    d: Aft 1860 in prob Clay Co, KY
    met: unknown

  • (5) John David "Jackie" Benge
    b: 1797 NC
    d: Bef 1860 Clay Co, KY
    m: PHILADELPHIA ANN "DELPHIA" HARRISON-HART, on 09 Jan 1817, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of James &Lydia "Liddie"(Bottoms) Harrison
    b: Abt 1800 Cocke Co, TN
    d: Bet 1869-1870
    Delphia's 1st husband was Hardy Hart.

  • (6) William "Bugger Bill" Benge
    b: 1799 KY
    d: Clay Co, KY
    m: #1=CATHERINE WILSON, on 30 Mar 1818
    m: #2=MARY "POLLY" BOWLING, in Oct 1832
    daughter of William "Blackwater Bill" &Sarah "Sally"(Fugate) Bowling
    b: 1805 KY
    m: #3=FNU VAUGHAN

  • (7) Thomas Benge
    b: 01 Jan 1801 KY
    d: 18 Aug 1879 Warren Co, IA
    m: DORCAS BALES, on 20 Dec 1820, in License, Lawrence Co, IN
    daughter of Alexander &Elizabeth(Stephenson) Bales
    b: 27 Dec 1798 Madison Co, KY
    d: 09 Oct 1886 Warren Co, IA

  • (8) Micajah Lewis Benge
    b: Abt 1802 Madison Co, KY
    m: SUSANNAH SHUCK, on 07 Aug 1836, in Hendricks Co, IN

  • (9) Lewis Franklin Benge
    b: 08 Jul 1805 Madison Co, KY
    d: 26 Sep 1900 Clay Co, KY
    m: MARGARETTE "PEGGY" CORNETT, on 17 Aug 1831, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of Robert "Robin" &Charlotte(Callahan) Cornett
    b: 22 Nov 1804 Madison Co, KY
    d: 24 Oct 1884 Clay Co, KY

  • (10) Nancy Benge
    b: Abt 1807 KY
    m: WILLIAM CORNETT, on 08 Jan 1825, in Clay Co, KY
    son of Roger &Zelphia(Callahan) Cornett
    b: 1795

  • (11) Lucinda Benge
    b: Abt 1809 KY
    m: MONROE "MINION" ABNER, on 07 Oct 1829, in Clay Co, KY

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