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Betsey Larson Benson
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1843
Skåne län, Sweden
Death: Jan. 19, 1905
Clitherall
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA

Betsey Larson Benson (English)aka Boel Larsdotter (Swedish)(Larsson) was born on August 27, 1843 in Sovde, Malmo, Sweden.
She was the fourth of six children born to Lars Knutson and Boel Larsdotter. About 1874 she married Jens Bengston (Benson) and on April 13, 1876 they had a son named Nils.

Jens, Boel and Nils immigrated to the United States on April 26, 1881 with her father, Lars Knutson, and settled near Clitherall, Minnesota. They had a son Oscar born in Ottertail County about 1883. 1902 Plat map indicates the land owned by Lars Knutson is now owned by Jens Benson and it was still owned by Jens Benson in 1912. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lars Knutson (1812 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Jens Benson (1843 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  Nels Benson (1876 - 1958)*
  Oscar Benson (1883 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nidaros Lutheran Church Cemetery
Clitherall
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
Originally Created by: Marjorie
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65754119
Betsey <i>Larson</i> Benson
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Betsey <i>Larson</i> Benson
Added by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
 
Betsey <i>Larson</i> Benson
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