|Birth: ||Feb. 25, 1887|
|Death: ||Jul. 2, 1962|
Daughter of John Benson. Sister of Selma Anderson.
HEADSTONE has Order of Eastern Star marker.
OBITUARY of John Morningstar 1938 says he married Hannah Benson of Bates Township.
OBITUARY Iron River Reporter Dec 5 1979 for daughter Marion Morningstar Brady. She was born 1912 in Stambaugh and died in Knoxville Tennessee.
BATES TOWNSHIP LEGACY 1885-1985 centennial book "John Bengtson (Benson) Family" page 32 (excerpt)
John Bengtson married Anna Erickson Bengtson September 25, 1881. The Bengtson name was changed to Benson but the year is unknown. Anna and John had ten children including #3 Hannah born February 25, 1886 died July 2, 1962.
Hannah Benson married John Morningstar, who became mailman in Bates Township, driving horse and buggy on the route. He later became Postmaster of the Iron River Post Office. Hannah and John had one daughter, Marion, who married George Brady. They had three daughters.
INFORMATION FROM WAYNE OHLSSON on www.rootsweb.com says she is the daughter of John Benson & second wife Anna Erickson. [NOTE: no headstones found for parents] Says born 1886.
John Morningstar (1883 - 1938)*
Bates Township Cemetery
Mapleton (Iron County)
Plot: Lot 59
Created by: Dale Safford
Record added: Dec 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6977313
Added: Sep. 6, 2007