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Alexander "Alex" Benson
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1847
Randolph County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 2, 1903
Kingman
Kingman County
Kansas, USA

Weir City Journal, May 8, 1903:
At his home in Kingman, Kansas, Saturday, May 2, 1903, Alex Benson, aged 56 years died. The remains were brought to this city, his former home, for burial, and the funeral services were held in the M.E. Church Tuesday afternoon, May 5 at 2 o'clock, conducted by Rev. M.D. Stout, and the remains were buried in the Weir City cemetery under the auspices of the W.O.W., of which order he was a member.

Leader Courier, Kingman, KS
May 14, 1903, Card of Thanks
We desire to extend our heartfelt thanks to the many friends and neighbors who so kindly assisted during the sickness and after the death of our father and brother, and for the floral offering which was presented - Mae, Maud, Will, Ray and Roy Benson, Mr. and Mrs. Stanton, Mr. and Mrs. U.S. Benson, Mr. and Mrs. H. Benson, York, Neb; Mr. and Mrs. C. Monroe, Chase, Kans.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Benson (1817 - 1892)
  Sarah Helton Benson (1826 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Ann Luce Benson (1852 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Ida May Benson Reiter (1873 - 1960)*
  Maude Benson Stancil (1874 - 1923)*
  Clifford Benson (1877 - 1879)*
  William Isaac Benson (1881 - 1944)*
  Harry Edwin Benson (1882 - 1901)*
  Walter Ray Benson (1887 - 1962)*
  Ernest Leroy Benson (1890 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth A. Benson Hall (1844 - 1914)**
  Alexander Benson (1847 - 1903)
  Minerva Ann Benson Hamilton (1857 - 1956)*
  Malinda Benson Thompson (1860 - 1943)*
  Sarah J. Benson Stanton (1862 - 1913)*
  Ulysses S Benson (1865 - 1943)*
  Melville Henry Benson (1865 - 1961)*
  Ella Benson Monroe (1867 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hosey Hill Cemetery
Weir
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 2
 
Maintained by: Michael Reiter
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Mar 20, 2008
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Alexander Alex Benson
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Alexander Alex Benson
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Alexander Alex Benson
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