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Lavina Caroline Johnston Benedict
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1879
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1935
Butte des Morts
Winnebago County
Wisconsin, USA

VILLAGE RESIDENT DIES AT HER HOME

Winneconne, Wis. -- (Special) -- Mrs. Oura Benedict, died at her home at Butte des Morts Wednesday afternoon at 1 o'clock. She had been an invalid for seven years.

Mrs. Benedict was born at Canistoda, NY, April 19, 1879, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Johnston. She had lived at Butte des Morts for 40 years.

She was married to Mr. Benedict, June 20, 1895, at Winneconne. Twelve children were born, two of whom died in infancy. The surviving children are Mrs. Norman Perry, George Benedict, and Mrs. Margaret Sweeney, Butte des Morts; Mrs. Earl Andrews, Mountain, Wis.; Cyrus Benedict, Butte des Morts; Mrs. Louis Nitzke, Iron Mountain, Mich.; Mrs. Albert Schneider, Oshkosh; and Raymond, Lillian, and Warren Benedict, Butte des Morts.
Also surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Nora Johnson, Toledo, O., and Mrs. Mary Kimball, New York; and two brothers, George and Wallace Johnston, New York.

Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Baptist church at Winneconne. The Rev. O.P. Lovik will officiate. Burial will be at the Bell cemetery.
(Oshkosh Daily Northwestern - Thurs, Apr 4, 1935, Pg 21)


Married Oura Oliver Benedict on 6/20/1895 in Winnebago Co, WI (Vol 8, Pg 155)

Mother of Clara, George, Margaret, Mary, Cyrus, Vivian, Lavina, Raymond, Lillian, Warren, Malcolm, & Jerold
Her father was Malcolm Johnston
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Oura Oliver Benedict (1867 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Clara Mae Benedict Perry (1896 - 1973)*
  George Oura Benedict (1897 - 1959)*
  Mary Henrietta Benedict Andrews (1902 - 1961)*
  Margaret Irene Benedict Sweeney (1902 - 1952)*
  Cyrus J. Benedict (1904 - 1965)*
  Vivian Gertrude Benedict Starkey (1907 - 1989)*
  Lavina Edith Benedict Schneider (1911 - 1995)*
  Raymond Arthur Benedict (1915 - 1995)*
  Gerald Benedict (1917 - 1917)*
  Lillian Isabell Benedict Hunt (1918 - 1956)*
  Warren Orville Benedict (1919 - 1992)*
  Malcolm David Benedict (1922 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Suicide
 
Burial:
Bell Cemetery
Winneconne
Winnebago County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Center Section, Row 6
 
Created by: Janet
Record added: Aug 09, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5676145
Lavina Caroline <i>Johnston</i> Benedict
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Lavina Caroline <i>Johnston</i> Benedict
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Lavina Caroline <i>Johnston</i> Benedict
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