1748 Benjamin Going m. Catherine Harris lived in Greensville Co, Va

Benjamin Going b. 1748 m. Catherine Harris lived in Greensville Co, Va

Parents:

James Going Sr b. 1720 m. Amy is father

Children:

Unk

Siblings:

James Going Jr – brother

FACTS:

(Compare to other Benjamin Goings at the “Various Benjamin Goings” page).

Benjamin Gowin was in the 4th 8th and 12th Regt Va 1778 and 1779 during the Revolutionary War.

Benjamin 1778 Benjamin Gowen in the 4th 8th and 12th Rgt of Foot in Va

Benjamin 1778 Benjamin Gowen in the 4th 8th and 12th Rgt of Foot in Va

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 4th Regt Va p2

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 4th Regt Va p2

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 4th Regt Va p3

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 4th Regt Va p3

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 4th Regt Va

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 4th Regt Va

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 8th Regt Va

Benjamin 1779 Benjamin Gowin in 8th Regt Va

He was the bondsman for the marriage of Nancy T. Gowen to Edwin Harris in 1794. Greensville Co, Va.

1794B Greensville Co Va
James Going Sr 1 tithe, 3 slaves over 16, 3 horses
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Henry Going 1 tithe 1 horse
Drury Going 1 tithe 1 horse
Benjamin Going 1 tithe 1 horse
Mark Going 1 tithe
John Turner: James Going
[frame 182]
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1796 Greensville Co Va
Drury Going 1 tithe
[frame 201]
Benjamin Going 1 tithe
Mark Going 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1797 Greensville Co Va
Drury Going 1 tithe
[frame 217]
Mark Going 1 tithe
Benjamin Going 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1798 Greensville Co Va
James Gowing senr 1 tithe, 3 slaves over 16, 1 horse
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Thomas Gowing 1 tithe
Drury Gowing 1 tithe
Benjamin Gowing 1 tithe
James Gowing Jr 1 tithe, 1 tithe 12-16, 1 horse
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1799 Greensville Co Va
Thomas Gowing 1 tithe
[frame 244]
Drury Gowing 1 tithe
Mark Gowing 1 tithe
Benjamin Gowing 1 tithe
James Gowing Sr
James Gowing Jr
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1800 Greensville Co Va
James Going Jr 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 2 horses
James Going Senior: Henry Going: 3 slaves over 16, 1 slave 12-16, 2 horses
Benjamin Going 1 tithe 1 horse
Mark Going 1 tithe 1 horse
Thomas Going 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1801 Greensville Co Va
Benjamin Gowing 1 tithe
James Gowing Jr 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 2 horses
James Gowing Sr 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 2 slaves 12-16, 2 horses
Henry Gowing 1 tithe 1 horse
Drury Gowing 1 tithe
Thomas Gowing 1 tithe
Mark Gowing 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

Benjamin Gowing took the oath of deputy sheriff in Greensville County on 11 May 1801 [Orders 1799-1806, 125].

1802B Greensville Co Va
Benjamin Gowing 1 tithe 1 horse
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Mark Gowing 1 tithe
James Gowing Jr 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 3 horses
James Gowing Sr 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 2 slaves 12-16, 2 horses
Henry Gowing 1 tithe 1 horse
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1803 B Greensville Co Va
Benjamin Gowing 1 tithe
James Gowing Sr 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 3 slaves 12-16, 3 horses
James Gowing Jr 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 2 horses
Thomas Gowing 1 tithe
Mark Gowing 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1804 Greensville Co Va
James Gowing Jr 1 tithe 1 slave, 2 horses
[frame 321]
Benja Gowing 1 tithe 1 horse
James Gowing Sr 1 tithe 3 slaves over 16, 2 slaves 12-16, 3 horses
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1805 Greensville Co Va
James Going Jr
James Going Sr
Benjamin Going 1 tithe 1 horse
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1806B Greensville Co Va
Benjamin Going 1 tithe 1 horse
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James Going Sr 1 tithe 4 slaves over 16, 2 slaves 12-16, 3 horses
Henry Going 1 tithe
James Going 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 1 slave 12-16, 2 horses
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

“Benjamin Going” was married March 29, 1806 to Cathrine Harris, according to “Greensville County, Virginia Marriages, 1781-1850.” Susan Gregory was security. Cathrine Harris Gowen is regarded as a sister of William Harris who was married to Amy Gowen.

1807B Greensville Co Va
Going, James Sr 1 tithe 3 slaves over 16, 3 slaves 12-16, 3 horses
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Benjamin Going 1 tithe 1 slave 12-16, 1 horse
Henry Going 1 tithe 1 horse
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

On January 26, 1809 Benjamin Gowen received Grant No. 58 for seven acres of land “adjoining Peter Avant and Isaac R. Walton, Jr,” according to Greensville County Deed Book 1809, page 249.

1810 Greensville Co Va
James Going 1 tithe 6 slaves over 16, 4 horses
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Henry Going 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 2 horses
Benjamin Going 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 1 slave 12-16, 2 horses
Mark Going 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1811, South Side of Maherrin River, Greensville Co, Va
James Going 1 tithe 6 slaves over 16, 4 horses
Henry Going 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 1 slave 12-16, 2 horses
Benjamin Going 1 tithe 1 slave over 16, 1 slave 12-16, 2 horses
Mark Going 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1812 South Side Meherrin, Greensville Co, Va
Henry Going 1 tithe 2 slaves over 16, 2 horses
Benja Going 1 tithe
Mark Going 1 tithe
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1814 Greensville Co, Va., Do = his own tithe
Henry Gowing Do 2 free tithes, 2 horses [frame 462]
Benjamin Gowing Do 2 free tithes, 2 horses
James Gowing Do 5 free tithes, 3 horses
Mark & Micl Gowing Mulattos 2 free tithes
http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/greensville.htm

1816 August 12-“James Gowing, Sr.” wrote his will August 12, 1816, according to Greensville County Will Book 2, page 447. Mentioned in the will was “wife, Amey; son, James Gowing, Jr; grandson, James Alked Gowing; son, Henry Gowing; son, Benjamin Gowing; grandsons, Benjamin Howard, Harbart Howard, Hartwell Howard and James Howard and daughter, Amy Harris.” Benjamin Young was his executor.

James Gowen, Jr. mentioned “brother, Benjamin in Virginia” in his will written October 11, 1836 in Northampton County, North Carolina.

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