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Mary Alice Klingensmith Benson
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1857
Cedar City
Iron County
Utah, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1937
Parowan
Iron County
Utah, USA

Wife of John Benson.

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PAROWAN--Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Alice Klingensmith Benson, 80, were conducted Friday in the Parowan West L. D. S. ward chapel with burial in Parowan cemetery.

Mrs. Benson was born in Cedar City. March 19, 1857, to Phillip and Mary Cattle Klingensmith.

Surviving are four sons, John C. Benson, St. George; J. C. Benson. Palm Springs, Cal.; Phillip and Arch Benson, Parowan; four daughters. Mrs. Betsey B. Heycock and Mrs. Pricilla B. Smith, Parowan; Mrs. May Bel B. Empey, Salt
Lake City; Libbie B. Gogoff, Rifle, Colo.; 27 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, a sister, Mrs. Pricilla S. Urie, Salt Lake City, and a half-brother, Alfred Smith, Cedar City.

Mrs. Benson had been active in the L. D. S. and church work.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Klingensmith (1815 - 1881)
  Betsy Cattle Smith (1835 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  John Benson (1849 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  John Cattle Benson (1882 - 1957)*
  Betsy Ann Benson Haycock (1884 - 1951)*
  Phillip Benson (1886 - 1967)*
  Priscilla Benson Smith (1889 - 1942)*
  Thomas Carnelius Benson (1890 - 1956)*
  Mary Belle Benson Empey (1895 - 1984)*
  Arch Benson (1898 - 1983)*
  Martha Benson (1902 - 1902)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Ann KlingenSmith Winkler (1842 - 1899)**
  Moroni K. Smith (1845 - 1868)**
  Margret Alice Klingensmith Freeman (1856 - 1941)**
  Mary Alice Klingensmith Benson (1857 - 1937)
  Alfred Klingonsmith (1858 - 1943)**
  Eliza A. Klingensmith Sharp (1861 - 1891)**
  Elizabeth Smith Klingensmith Humphries (1863 - 1951)**
  Helen Amelia Klingensmith Mathews (1867 - 1936)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Parowan City Cemetery
Parowan
Iron County
Utah, USA
Plot: 03-09-04
 
Created by: Cracraft Proud
Record added: Aug 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11515048
Mary Alice <i>Klingensmith</i> Benson
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Mary Alice <i>Klingensmith</i> Benson
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Mary Alice <i>Klingensmith</i> Benson
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