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[MD] George BENSTON, Will, Somerset Cnty
George Benston Will
data: An excerpt of the will of George Benston was located on the Maryland State Archives website from Archives of Wills by Carson Gibb, abtracted from Prerogative Court (wills) MSA S538 Liber 30 1755-1760.Liber 30, folio 9229 Dec 1756Benston, George, Somerset County, planterTo my son William Benston, negro man Deavey.The will was proven in April 1757.A full copy of the will was posted to Ancestry.com by Cheryl Stanfield after finding it on Family Search.org. The one entry above is the only reference to a slave.
source: Maryland State Archives, Ancestry.com, Family Search.org