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John Martin Benson
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1835
Skåne län, Sweden
Death: Mar. 30, 1922
Chanute
Neosho County
Kansas, USA

John's obituary was in the Chanute Tribue, Friday March 31st, 1922
"John Benson Dead Services in Grant Avenue Baptist Church Tomorrow at 3 P.M. John Benson, 86 years of age died at the home of his son Martin J. Benson, four miles northwest of Petrolia, yesterday. The funeral will be held at 3 tomorrow afternoon in the Grant Avenue Baptist Chruch. They will be conducted by its pastor, Rev. A. E. Carlson, and Rev. Penn, the latter a long-time friend of Mr. Benson. Mr. Benson was a resident of this city for many years, but had made his home with his son since November 1920. He was born in Sweden November 14, 1935. His wife died here ten years ago and he is survivied by the son and three daughters --- Dr. Lowry of Ann Arbor, MI; Mrs. Tilly Muench of Great Bend KS; and Mrs. Elmer Woodward of Healing Springs AR.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cecelia Mortenson Benson (1837 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Martin Johan Benson (1875 - 1943)*
  Botilda Benson Muench (1877 - 1957)*
  Albertina Josefina Benson Woodward (1880 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Chanute
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 130 06 004 05
 
Created by: nbsmom
Record added: Mar 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25435680
John Martin Benson
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