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Benskin Tyner

Also Known As: "Benskin"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Elbert County, Georgia, United States
Death: 1778 (5-6)
Elbert County, Georgia, United States
Place of Burial: Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: unknown exact location
Immediate Family:

Son of William Richard Tyner, Sr and Elizabeth Jane Tyner
Brother of Elijah Tyner; Samuel Tyner; Mary Manack Riley; Joshua E. Tyner, I; Tamar Hunt and 2 others
Half brother of Elizabeth Lyles Boatright; Frances McGuire; Abigail Crittenden; Richard Tyner; Agnes Crump and 2 others

Managed by: Diana Collins
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About Benskin Tyner

Benskin Tyner

Richard and his son Samuel had gone on a hunting trip and left his family at home when renegade Indians killed his wife, dashed the babys head against a tree, and carried his daughters Mary and Tamar off to Coweta. Eliza and son Benskin was scalped and left to die. His son Noah hid in a hollowed tree which was known af

ter as NOAHS ARK.

Benskin Tyner

Richard and his son Samuel had gone on a hunting trip and left his family at home when renegade Indians killed his wife, dashed the babys head against a tree, and carried his daughters Mary and Tamar off to Coweta. Eliza and son Benskin was scalped and left to die. His son Noah hid in a hollowed tree which was known af

ter as NOAHS ARK.

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Benskin Tyner's Timeline

1772
1772
Elbert County, Georgia, United States
1778
1778
Age 6
Elbert County, Georgia, United States
1778
Age 6
Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: unknown exact location