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Bertha Maude Butler Benge
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1892
Campbell County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1983
Pryor
Mayes County
Oklahoma, USA

Bertha was born in Campbell County, Tennessee. She was the oldest child of six. When her parents migrated from Tennessee to Oklahoma, Bertha remembered walking alongside their covered wagon. They arrived in Oklahoma in time for the 1900 census.

Bertha married William Elbert Benge on April 3, 1907. They had celebrated their 60th anniversary two months prior to his death on June 19, 1967. Bertha was survived by her daughter Ethel and husband Eugene Bowman, two grandchildren, four great grandchildren and eight great, great grandchildren.

Bertha had lived in Prior for about 15 years, moving from Elk City in western Oklahoma. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

 
 
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 Parents:
  James Samuel Butler (1868 - 1946)
  Sallie Moss Pierce Butler (1867 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  William Elbert Benge (1888 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  Ethel Elizabeth Benge Bowman (1908 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bertha Maude Butler Benge (1892 - 1983)
  Ethel Clara Butler Sands (1893 - 1924)*
  Marshall L. Butler (1896 - 1946)*
  Curtis S. Butler (1899 - 1966)*
  Ella M. Butler Carpenter (1901 - 1994)*
  Vella Irene Butler Nelson (1912 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Married April 3, 1907
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Pryor
Mayes County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Janet
Record added: Apr 16, 2012
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