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Benjamin P. Wilkins & Mary Gallop (Greaves) Wilkins

Benjamin P. Wilkins, son of John W. Wilkins and Sarah Jane Nelson, was born in Ransomville, Beaufort Co., NC on Dec. 27, 1856 and died in Beaufort Co. on March 29, 1936.  He married Mary Gallop Greaves, daughter of John Wescott Greaves and Nancy Elizabeth Gallop.  Mary was born in Currituck Co., NC on Aug. 12, 1874 and died in Beaufort Co. on May 21, 1951.  To them were born the following children:
    1) Sarah Elizabeth Wilkins - born Feb. 14, 1901
    2) Ruth Esther Wilkins - born Apr. 3, 1903 Ransomville, NC; died Feb. 27, 1996 in Beaufort Co., NC
    3) Tinnie Russia Wilkins - born Feb. 14, 1909 Ransomville, NC; died Dec. 15, 1987 in Beaufort Co., NC
    4) Carrie Armethia Wilkins - born Dec. 11, 1910 Ransomville, NC; died March 12, 1997 Beaufort Co., NC
    5) Marion Holland Wilkins - born Feb. 1, 1911 Ransomville, NC; died May 24, 1957 in Virginia

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