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Donald Day Benson
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1908
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1994
Deer River
Itasca County
Minnesota, USA

The Benson family moved to the Talmoon area in 1917, Don graduated from Deer River High School and played on its first football team. He attended Garden City, Kansas Jr. College and married Alma Anton in Itasca County on May 16, 1933. Don was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a summer fishing guide and a school bus driver and logger, also a member of the American Legion in Marcell. 
 
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 Parents:
  William O Benson (1869 - 1953)
  Laura A Benson (1871 - 1959)
 
 Siblings:
  William Burton Benson (1892 - 1980)*
  J Everett Benson (1899 - 1941)*
  Glenn M. Benson (1903 - 1979)*
  J. Verlan Benson (1904 - 1989)*
  Donald Day Benson (1908 - 1994)
  Edna Benson Baker (1913 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Itasca County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Lindy/Olga Wise
Record added: Aug 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75688887
Donald Day Benson
Added by: Jim Pratt
 
 
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