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Amanda Frances Bengtson Benson
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1885
Malmö
Skåne län, Sweden
Death: Feb. 22, 1984
Battle Lake
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA

Amanda Frances (Bengtson) Benson (98)was the daughter of Peter and Anna (Anderson) Bengtson. At the age of four, she and her family moved to Clitherall and she attended country school in District 53. She was baptized in Malmo, Sweden and confirmed in 1898 at the Eagle Lake Lutheran Church in rural Battle Lake.

On March 9, 1910 married Oscar Benson, son of Jens Benson and Betsey Larson (Boel Larsdotter) Swedish immigrants.

She was a member of the Homemaker's Guild, Birthday Club, Nidaros Lutheran Church and the ALCW.

Amanda and Oscar had two children:
Evelyn and George.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Oscar, and one brother. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Oscar Benson (1883 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  George Benson (1911 - 1994)*
  Evelyn Benson (1916 - 2007)*
 
*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# 65754137
Amanda Frances <i>Bengtson</i> Benson
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Amanda Frances <i>Bengtson</i> Benson
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Amanda Frances <i>Bengtson</i> Benson
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