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Benjamin Belvin (b. 1839, d. date unknown)Benjamin Belvin (son of George Belvin and Fanny) was born 1839, and died date unknown.He married Mary Green on March 27, 1869 in By Rev. Wm. E. Wiatt, Gloucester, VA, daughter of George Green and Nancy West.
Notes for Benjamin Belvin:
Benjamin Belvin was 24 years old and worked as a waterman when he enlisted in the 26th Virginia Infantry, Co. E at Rowe's Store on May 28, 1861.He deserted the ranks on December 16, 1864 and took the oath of allegiance to the Union on January 5, 1865 at Fort Monroe.He was described as having a dark complexion, light hair, blue eyes, and stood 5 feet 9 1/2 inches tall.
1870 Census-Elizabeth Green, domestic servant age 17, lives with Benjamin and Mary Green Belvin.
More About Benjamin Belvin and Mary Green:
Marriage: March 27, 1869, By Rev. Wm. E. Wiatt, Gloucester, VA.
Marriage Notes for Benjamin Belvin and Mary Green:
Mary Green and Benjamin Belvin were married by Rev. Wm. E. Wiatt.Rev. Wiatt was also a chaplain in the 26th Virginia Infantry and kept a diary during his service.