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George Washington Benson
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1892
Texanna
McIntosh County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: May 16, 1976
Vian
Sequoyah County
Oklahoma, USA

Born November 25, 1892, in Texanna, Benson was a retired farmer-rancher.
Survivors include five daughters; Virginia Carlton of Whitefield, Wanda Holderidge of Hoyt, Evelyn Moseley of Houston, TX, Darlene Baker of Tulsa and Shirley Smith of Baton Rouge, LA; four sons, Lee of Tulsa, Rudolph of Brooken, Roland of Sallisaw and Ervin of Brooken; two sisters, Flora Madden of Corcorar, Oregon, Laura Greenof Quinton; a brother, Bill Benson of Littlerock, CA, 30 grandchildren and 39 great grandchildren.
George was preceeded by his wife Carrie.

My fondest memories of my grandfather are this ~ he's sitting under the big tree in front of the house in his "big smith" overalls with a Prince Albert tin in his pocket ~ yelling at all his grandkids to stop pestering the cows! 
 
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 Parents:
  James Monroe Benson (1858 - 1939)
  Sarah Elizabeth Murray Benson (1867 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Carrie Myrtle Baker Benson (1893 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Lee Donald Benson (1914 - 1990)*
  Rudolph Benson (1915 - 1988)*
  Virginia Dare Benson Carlton (1918 - 2008)*
  Roland Benson (1920 - 2005)*
  Ervin Earl Benson (1923 - 2006)*
  Wanda June Benson Gordon (1925 - 1996)*
  Evelyn Jean Benson Moseley (1928 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ella Earl Benson Prater (1885 - 1967)*
  George Washington Benson (1892 - 1976)
  Maude Benson Spicer (1894 - 1958)*
  Laura Lee Benson Green (1902 - 1996)*
  Flora Benson Madden (1902 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brooken Cemetery
Brooken Township
Haskell County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Darlene Moseley
Record added: Dec 13, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12675210
George Washington Benson
Added by: Darlene Moseley
 
George Washington Benson
Added by: Darlene Moseley
 
George Washington Benson
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- Darlene Moseley
 Added: May. 16, 2009

- Twist
 Added: Sep. 16, 2008

- Lorraine Blake
 Added: Jun. 19, 2007
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