Maria Bennewe Hilton
In December1726, she married Albany native Richard Hilton at the Albany Dutch church. By 1740, seven children had been christened in the Albany church where she was a frequent baptism sponsor - perhaps into the 1750s.
Maria Bennewe Hilton may have been alive and thus was accounted for in her husband's Albany household on the census of 1790. Richard Hilton died in 1795 at the age of ninety-seven.
Sources: The life of Maria Bennewe Hilton is CAP biography number 7316. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 8/30/07