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Don Carlos Benson
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1869
Logan
Cache County
Utah, USA
Death: Jan. 19, 1935, USA

Don Carlos Benson was the seventh child of Ezra T. Benson and Olive Mary Knight. Don Carlos was the sheriff of Cache County and at one time, a member of the Logan police force.

He married Amelia Hurst in the Logan Temple, 26 Apr 1889.

He was an ardent member of the church having performed a mission in the southern states from 1899 to 1901. He was also a member of the fire department. He spent the greater part of his life in Cache County, becoming a deputy sheriff under Miles Peterson. In 1926 he was elected as Cache County Sheriff, but ill health caused him to resign in 1928.


Don & Amelia's children

Don Carlos Benson Jr. (died 1918)
Stanley Hurst Benson (died 1918)

Claud
Betty
Leo
Edgar
(quadruplets who all lived no longer than 1 day)

Zella
Taft
Aleen (1903-1903)



 
 
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 Parents:
  Ezra Taft Benson (1811 - 1869)
  Olive Mary Knight Benson (1830 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Aurelia H Hurst Bendon (1869 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Taft Benson (1909 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Augustus Benson (1832 - 1833)**
  George Taft Benson (1846 - 1919)**
  Isabella A. Benson Goodwin (1846 - 1922)**
  John Perry Benson (1849 - 1921)**
  Louisa Benson Bruce (1852 - 1878)*
  Orrin William Benson (1853 - 1917)**
  Frank Andrus Benson (1853 - 1937)**
  Fred Golliaher Benson (1855 - 1915)**
  Brigham Young Benson (1858 - 1938)**
  Luella Benson Curtis (1860 - 1881)**
  Moroni Benson (1861 - 1934)*
  Abbie Della Benson Thatcher (1862 - 1925)**
  William C Benson (1862 - 1938)**
  Lorenzo Taft Benson (1863 - 1950)*
  Hyrum Smith Benson (1864 - 1935)**
  Walter Benson (1867 - 1957)**
  Edith Benson Parkinson (1867 - 1925)**
  Grace Ann Benson Card (1867 - 1924)**
  Ida Mae Benson Lewis (1867 - 1929)*
  Elizabeth Gollaher Benson Owen (1869 - 1946)**
  Don Carlos Benson (1869 - 1935)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Logan City Cemetery
Logan
Cache County
Utah, USA
Plot: A-250-32-8
 
Created by: Berni
Record added: Feb 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85268685
Don Carlos Benson
Added by: Larry Ciet
 
Don Carlos Benson
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Added by: John Warnke
 
 
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