Crawford Co., Georgia
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Hawkins, Benjamin

Male 1754 - 1816  (61 years)


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  • Name Hawkins, Benjamin 
    Born 15 Aug 1754  Six Pound Creek, Bute Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 06 Jun 1816  Roberta, Crawford, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hawkins Plantation, Crawford, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I5828  Crawford Co
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2014 

    Father Hawkins, Philemon,   b. 28 Sep 1717, Charles City, Charles, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1801, Pleasant Hill, Warren Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Martin, Delia,   b. 15 Dec 1721, Brunswick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1794, Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1743  Brunswick, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2218  Group Sheet

    Family Downs, Lavinia,   b. 10 May 1781, Creek Indian Territory, AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1828, Crawford, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 09 Jan 1812  Ft Hawkins, Jones, Pulaski Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Benjamin & Lavinia lived in a Creek style, or common law, marriage from about 1799 until thier marriage in 1812.
    Children 
     1. Hawkins, Virginia,   b. 06 Mar 1811, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Oct 1851, Water Valley, Yalobusha, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     2. Hawkins, Georgiana,   b. 04 May 1799,   d. 12 Feb 1818, Jones, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     3. Hawkins, Muscogee,   b. 30 Jan 1802,   d. DECEASED
     4. Hawkins, Cherokee,   b. 16 Mar 1805, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1849, Water Valley, Yalobusha, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     5. Hawkins, Mary Caroline,   b. 10 Jun 1807,   d. 05 Jun 1850  (Age 42 years)
     6. Hawkins, James Madison,   b. 1809, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Mar 1850, Yalobusha, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)
     7. Hawkins, Jeffersonia E,   b. 12 Jul 1813, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1861, Crawford, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F2219  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 06 Jun 1816 - Roberta, Crawford, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hawkins Plantation, Crawford, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes  Occupation:
    • Served On Washington's staff as translator to French officers.
      1781-1784: Member of Continental Congress
      1785: Indian Commissioner
      1786-87: Member of Continental Congress
      1789-95: U.S. Senator from NC
      1790: Indian Agent