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Margaret Ellen Kirchner Benjamin
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1896
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1982
Twin Falls
Twin Falls County
Idaho, USA

Father: Jeremiah Kirchner
Mother: Mamie L. Johnson

Spouse: Bert Hill
Marriage: 1914 Kansas

Spouse: Carl Benjamin
Marriage: April 11, 1940 Nampa, Idaho

Margaret Ellen Benjamin, 85, Nampa, died Tuesday at Twin Falls. She was born Nov. 15, 1896, at Stillwater, Oka., a daughter of Jeremiah and Mamie L. Johnson Kirchner, and was reared and educated there. She moved to McCune, Kan., in 1911, and married Bert Hill in 1914 in Kansas. They farmed in the McCune area until 1931 when they moved to Nampa. Mr. Hill died somewhat later. She married Carl Benjamin April 11, 1940, in Nampa, where they made their home. He died Dec. 28, 1962. She did laundry for various families and for the First Christian Church. She was a member of the Nampa First Christian Church.

She is survived by seven daughters, Mrs. Oscar (Della) Gregory, Oroville, Calif.; Mayme Talkington, Nampa; Edna Myers, Paradise, Calif.; Joyce McDonald, Salmon, Idaho; Rose Pearson, Poplar, Wis.; Dorothy Johnson, Canton, Ohio; Mrs. Dale (Carol) Bly, Nampa; two brothers, William Kirchner, Caldwell; Louis Kirchner, Missouri; three sisters, Rosie Gardood, Whitman, Neb.; Mabel Rader, Alliance, Neb.; Etta Smith, Nampa; 32 grandchildren, 69 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. One son, two brothers, and one sister preceded her in death. 
Family links: 
  Bertram Theodore Hill (1887 - 1942)
  Carl L. Benjamin (1876 - 1962)
  Bertram Lovell Hill (1917 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens
Canyon County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Garden of Good Shepherd Lot 417 Space 2
Created by: Dan Fowler
Record added: Oct 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77674237
Margaret Ellen <i>Kirchner</i> Benjamin
Added by: Dan Fowler
Margaret Ellen <i>Kirchner</i> Benjamin
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