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Cecelia Mortenson Benson
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1837
Skåne län, Sweden
Death: Jul. 5, 1912
Neosho County
Kansas, USA

Obituary from Chanute Tribune on Friday, July 5, 1912

Mrs. John Benson Dead

She was Born in Sweden Nearly Seventy-Five Years Ago

Mrs. Cecilia Benson, the wife of John Benson, died at the family home, 1010 North Grant Ave, this morning. Paralysis was the cause of death. The funeral will be from the home Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock. The Swedish Lutheran minister from Vilas will have charge of the services. Mrs. Benson was a native of Burland, Sweden. She would have been 75 years of age July 15.
Family links: 
  John Martin Benson (1835 - 1922)*
  Martin Johan Benson (1875 - 1943)*
  Botilda Benson Muench (1877 - 1957)*
  Albertina Josefina Benson Woodward (1880 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 130 06 004 05
Created by: nbsmom
Record added: Mar 21, 2008
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Cecelia <i>Mortenson</i> Benson
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