Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Benjamin F. LEGGETT

Benjamin F. LEGGETT

Male 1846 - 1864  (18 years)

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  • Name Benjamin F. LEGGETT 
    Born 1846  Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed as B. Legget, 15, in household of T. Malin (male, 65) and R. Malin (female, 60).
    Military ENLISTED 22 Apr 1862  [1
    Pvt, Co K, 10th W.Va. Infantry, Civil War (KIA) 
    • Enrolled at Harrisville on 27 March 1862, mustered in at West Union on 22 April 1862, a Private in Co. K, 10th W.Va. Infantry. Killed in action on 19 September 1864 at the Third Battle of Winchester.
    Physical Description 5'10", blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion  [1
    Died 19 Sep 1864  Winchester, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I64292  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2022 

    Father Isaac LEGGETT,   b. 5 Aug 1808, Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1853  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Jane "Jenny" MUSGRAVE,   b. 10 Sep 1809, Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1868, Monongalia Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1828  Monongalia Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3498  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1864 - Winchester, VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
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  • Sources 
    1. [S37] Historical Military Records, (www.fold3.com).

    2. [S941] 1850 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.