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Lois Irene Lindsay Anderson
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Birth: May 10, 1894
Bear Lake County
Idaho, USA
Death: Sep. 5, 1947
Big Horn County
Wyoming, USA

daughter of Irene Larona Godfrey & James Harvey Lindsay, married Walter Benema and Raphael Anderson


Funeral services were held in the Byron ward chapel on Wednesday at 2 p.m. for Mrs Ray Anderson, age 53, who passed away at her home Sunday morning following a lingering illness.

Mrs. Lois Irene Lindsay Anderson was the eldest of 11 children and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James H. Lindsay. She was born June 10, 1894 at Bennington, Idaho and came to the Big Horn basin with her parents when 6 years old in the spring of 1900. She grew to woman hood here and on July 23, 1917 was married to Walter Benema at Anaconda, Mont. Two daughters were born to this union, and a few years later she and her husband separated. On May 25, 1923 she and Raphael Anderson were married at Red Lodge, Mont., and the same year were re-married in the Salt Lake Temple. Another daughter was born to this union.

Mrs. Anderson has lived in Byron all her later life and for the past 20 years has been engaged in genealogy work. Her father preceded her in death last Janurary. Surviving are her husband and Three daughters, Mrs. Irene Betz of Great Falls, Mont., Mrs. Johanna Smith of San Bernardino, Cal., and Mrs. Florence Stapp of Byron. Her mother, Mrs. Irene Godfrey Lee; two brothers, Parley LeRoy and James Williard of Byron; four sisters, Mrs. Florence Wardell of Ogden, Utah; Mrs. Edith Fearn of Randolph, Utah; Mrs. Rachel Herget of Portland, Ore.; and Mrs. Hazel West, Coronado, Cal. 
Family links: 
  James Harvey Lindsay (1862 - 1947)
  Irene Larona Godfrey Lindsay (1874 - 1954)
  Raphael Andrew Anderson (1881 - 1962)*
  Irene Brenema Anderson Branegan (1918 - 1993)*
  Florence May Anderson Stapp (1924 - 2004)*
  Lois Irene Lindsay Anderson (1894 - 1947)
  Parley LeRoy Lindsay (1896 - 1979)*
  Florence Marion Lindsay Wardell (1898 - 1979)*
  Lucy Lindsay (1901 - 1902)*
  Joel Parrish Lindsay (1903 - 1918)*
  James Willard Lindsay (1908 - 1962)*
  Clarence Lee Lindsay (1910 - 1934)*
  Rachel Lindsay Herget (1912 - 1985)*
  Hazel Lee Lindsay West (1914 - 1988)*
  Ada Lee Lindsay (1916 - 1934)*
*Calculated relationship
Byron Cemetery
Big Horn County
Wyoming, USA
Plot: Block D Lot 14 Grave 11
Created by: Cindy C.
Record added: Nov 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31702426
Lois Irene <i>Lindsay</i> Anderson
Added by: Cindy C.
Lois Irene <i>Lindsay</i> Anderson
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 Added: Oct. 21, 2010

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