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Laura Annetta Benton Willard
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1863
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1904
Pratt County
Kansas, USA

Laura was born Apr 6, 1860. The 1860 census lists her as 1 mo old and each census record afterwards agrees with that date.

She was the daughter of a Sac Indian girl, Frances Benton.
For a story about her, see:

She married widower David Willard, Nov 14, 1880, Pratt Co, Ks.

Her sister Harriett's family record says Laura died Sept 21, 1899. But the cemetery record says she died Mar 3, 1904.

After Laura died Dave married her sister, Fannie.

Pratt, County Marriage Records, 1878 to 1918

Daniel D. Willard age 32, Pratt Co. to Laura A. Benton 21, Pratt Co. Nov. 14, 1880 at Carmi by Geo. H. Cheney M.G.

Daniel D. Willard, 54 of Iuka to Fannie L. Benton, 32 of Iuka. Apr. 21, 1902 at Pratt by W.B. Barton, Minister.

Family links: 
  Dennis Godfrey Benton (1830 - 1903)
  Francis A. Merrill Benton (1840 - 1898)
  Daniel David Willard (1848 - 1927)*
  William Henry Willard (1884 - 1974)*
  Dennis Benton Willard (1891 - 1987)*
  Frederick Burl Willard (1893 - 1982)*
  Frances Estella Willard Pennington (1896 - 1985)*
  Laura Annetta Benton Willard (1863 - 1904)
  Albert Henry Benton (1866 - 1944)*
  Fannie Lucinda Benton Bateman (1870 - 1938)*
  Flora Evaline Benton Sutton (1876 - 1926)*
  Dennis Godfrey Benton (1878 - 1970)*
  Harriet Estella Benton Walton (1882 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Age 40 yrs. 10 mos. 27 dys
Note: Wife of D.D. Willard
Friendship Cemetery
Pratt County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Mary Jo Freeman
Originally Created by: Toni Mantey
Record added: Jan 29, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10393159
Laura Annetta <i>Benton</i> Willard
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Laura Annetta <i>Benton</i> Willard
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Laura Annetta <i>Benton</i> Willard
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