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Willis Benson
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Birth: 1860
Sheffield, England
Death: Oct. 5, 1894, England

Willis lived in Nether Hallam and Ecclesall Bierlow, now suburbs of Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was a woolen warehouseman. He and wife Sarah had five children. He used to stop in at the Pubs after work and sing with his buddies, and had a good voice. Sadly he died when 34 years old, at South Yorkshire Asylum, Wadsley, now the Middlewood Hospital. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Benson (1832 - 1925)
  Lucy Goodinson Benson (1838 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Alice Butt Benson Black (1863 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Charles James Benson (1884 - 1950)*
  Miriam Alice Benson Makin (1887 - 1957)*
  Lucy Benson Malseed (1890 - 1963)*
  Grace Benson Bailey (1892 - 1974)*
  Frederick Willis Benson (1895 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sheffield General Cemetery
Sheffield
Metropolitan Borough of Sheffield
South Yorkshire, England
Plot: With John Butt in Plot L, 179
 
Created by: Bill Benson
Record added: Mar 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34541597
 


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