Re: Descendants of Benjamin Provo
The following is what I have definite documentation for. Isaiah was my great great grandfather. It appears he was a son of Benjamin, but I am not certain yet.Census records show the spelling as Provow, but we have always spelled it Provost.
1 Isaiah PROVOST was born Abt.1795. He married (Hetty) Hester b abt.1831
2.William PROVOST born abt.1831.Hemarried Mary Ward, daughter of George Ward and Hetty.
3.(MOLLY) MARY ELIZABETH PROVOSTb. abt.1856 NC m. LEWIS MORTON
3.EDGAR R. PROVOST b. 29 Oct 1857Onslow Co., NC; d. 14 May 1946 FL
3.CHARLES DEEMS PROVOST, b. 25 Apr1862 Onslow Co., NC d. 10 Jan 1946 FLHe married Gertrude Wyoming Breese 1904
4 MARSHALL BREESE PROVOST, b. 05 Mar1906 in FL; d. 11 Oct 1977 in FLHe married Mary Virginia Bible
3.CORA A. PROVOST b. Abt. 1866 NC
3.LETTA? E. PROVOST b. Abt. 1869 NC
3.EDWARD W. PROVOST b. Abt. 1873 NC