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Benjamin Sansing

Male 1783 - 1848  (65 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Sansing 
    Born 15 Jan 1783  Warren Co, North Carolina, British America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1790  York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    p 193. 
    1790 Census for York County, South Carolina, Sheet 193
    1790 Census for York County, South Carolina, Sheet 193
    --Charles Lencing--free white males under 16:3, free white males 16 and over: 2; free white females: 5; Number of Households members: 10.
    Census 1810  York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    [family called Sanders], p 679. 
    1810 Census for York County, South Carolina, Sheet 679
    1810 Census for York County, South Carolina, Sheet 679
    --Charles Sansing--free white males 16-25: 1, free white males 45+: 1, free white females 16-25: 1, free white females 45+: 1, Slaves: 2, Household members over 25: 2, Total Household members: 6.
    --Benjamin Sansing--free white males under 10: 1, free white males 26-44: 1, free white females 16-25: 1, Total household members under 16: 1, Total household members over 25: 1, Total household members: 3.
    Religion 25 Feb 1822  Shady Dale, Jasper Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Admitted to Providence Baptist Church from Catawba Church, York Co, SC. Dismissed 21 Sep 1822. 
    • Leah Townsend. South Carolina Baptists, 1670-1805 (Baltimore: Clearfield, 1935, reprint 2007), 251.
    Religion 17 Apr 1841  Van Wert, Paulding County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Church Book of the Baptist Church at Van Wert, Paulding County, GA, Minutes: April 17, 1841...The Church at Van Wert met in conference. Brother Holmes, Moderator...Opened a door for the reception of members and received by Letter Brother B. Lansing and Mary Lansing, his wife....NOTE Member of Van Wert Methodist Church, when it later became a Baptist Church. 
    Will 11 Sep 1845  Paulding Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Know All Men by These Presents PAULDING COUNTY GEORGIA
    After the desire of myself and my wife Mary for in consideration of the tender love and regard I have ...for my daughter Dorcus Sansing let her have the entire use and control of a certain Negro girl now belonging to me by the name of Emeline during her natural life independent of all every other person or persons whatsoever and after her decease to go to the issue of her body if any to have and hold the said Negro girl and her increase independently of all and every other person or persons whatever until her decrease and if aforesaid Dorcas should not leave issue to return to my estate, Also I give my said daughter a good feather bed and furniture.
    In testimony, I the said Benjamin Sansing have hereto set my hand and seal the Eleventh this day of September, A.D., 1845. Since the Declaration of Independence of the United States of America the Sixty-Ninth. Benj Sansing. Signed in the presence of J.W. Rooker.
     
    Religion 14 Nov 1846  Van Wert, Paulding County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Church Book of the Baptist Church at Van Wert, Paulding County, GA, Minutes: November 14, 1846... Resolved that in the death of our beloved Brother Scott on the 11 October last, and Sister Lansing on the 4th instant, we feel that it is an affliction dispensation of Providence which calls upon us to humble ourselves before the Lord and we further sincerely sympathize and condole with the bereaved families and relations, and order that the Clerk forward to the Index a notice of their death.... 
    Religion 17 Jul 1847  Van Wert, Paulding County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Church Book of the Baptist Church at Van Wert, Paulding County, GA, Minutes: July 17, 1847...Approved the act of the called meeting of the church on 28th June last. The Brethren B. Lansing and J. Harrison appeared before the Church and agreed publicly to settle and drop all their difficulties brought before the committee in May last, upon the terms proposed by the committee in their decision, as reported at that time, and which reads as follows, viz: "We the Committee, from the testimony before us, believe Brother Harrison should acknowledge the possibility of saying Brother Lansing had sworn false, though he may not recollect it, and if he did, he said wrong, and ought not to have said it and in future, he will be more careful. "We the Committee do not believe that Brother Lansing deserves to be charged with false swearing." Appointed Brethren Holmes, Mason and Burton delegates to the General Meeting.... 
    Religion 18 Sep 1847  Van Wert, Paulding County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Church Book of the Baptist Church at Van Wert, Paulding County, GA, Minutes: September 18, 1847...Brethren B. Lansing and John Harrison voluntarily presented themselves before the Church and declared that all their former difficulties were fully settled and cast behind them, to be brought up no more and, if possible, remembered not.... 
    Died 7 Oct 1848  Paulding Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion 14 Oct 1848  Van Wert, Paulding County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Church Book of the Baptist Church at Van Wert, Paulding County, GA, Minutes: October 14, 1848...Agreed to publish the death of Brother Benjamin Lansing a Deacon of the Church.... 
    Buried Van Wert Cemetery, Rockport, Polk Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I113  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2021 

    Father Charles Sansing,   b. ca 1746, Bertie Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca Nov 1831, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother May,   b. ca 1748, Warren Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 2 Sep 1831, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married ca 1771  Warren Co, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F67  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Aiken Adair,   b. 22 Jul 1792, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1846, Paulding Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married ca 1808  York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John Collins Sansing,   b. 20 Jun 1809, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1863, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +2. Cynthia Sansing,   b. 3 Sep 1811, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1880, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +3. Rev Francis Sansing,   b. 5 Sep 1816, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1892, Union, Neshoba Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +4. Jane Sansing,   b. 27 Sep 1818, York Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1891, Hinds Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. William H. Sansing,   b. 30 Mar 1820, Van Wert, Polk Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1846, Paulding Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     6. Benjamin S. Sansing,   b. 1 Oct 1823, Van Wert, Polk Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1844, Paulding Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    +7. Mary Caroline Sansing,   b. 14 Aug 1826, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1859, Polk Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +8. Dorcus Sansing,   b. 12 Feb 1830, Van Wert, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1859, Coweta Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +9. Martha Ann Sansing,   b. 19 Sep 1832, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1897, Polk Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +10. Susan C. Sansing,   b. 25 May 1836, Henry Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1891, Union Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 24 May 2020 
    Family ID F69  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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