I have traced my roots back to David Lewis McDonald I and his wife, Martha, who lived in Chester Co, S. Carolina and in Georgia. I have found her headstone and her name is given as Martha Benge Duncan McDonald. Her mother may have been Dorcas Lightfoot Benge Duncan, but I can find no record
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Benge family in North Carolina
Lucinda, daughter of John Benge, was my great great great grandmother. She married Jessie “zeesa” Mcwhorter in 1836. They raised a family in Laurel county Kentucky where I still have family relatives today. Having done a bit of searching I find the Benge family really interesting and knowing I am related to them I would
From Dawes Roll My grandmother – Catherine B. Chamberlin – age 8 – Female – 1/64 – Card #3642 – Cherokee by Blood Roll – #8864 From Cousin whose mother and my grandmother were sisters…. You and I are 1/64 Cherokee. Members of Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma are (average 1/32-1/64 so we are “average” Cherokees..