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Kirsti Tollefsdatter Benson
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1829
Nord-Aurdal kommune
Oppland fylke, Norway
Death: Jul. 5, 1878
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA

Kirsti was the daughter of Tollef Halversen Stokke and Ingri Halvorsdatter Rudland.

Kirsti and her husband Bjorn Knutsen Rye (Ben Benson) immigrated from Norway in 1870 and settled in Clifton Township, Grant
County, Wisconsin.

After Kirsti's death in 1878 her husband married Kari Gulbrandsatter Andersen 30 June 1880 in Castle Rock, Grant County, Wisconsin.

Ben and Kirsti Benson had 5 sons and one daughter.

Knut Benson
Iver (Ever) Benson
Ole Benson
Theodore (Tollef) Benson
Albert (Halver) Benson
Christie (Kristi) Benson 
Family links: 
  Ben Benson (1829 - 1916)*
  Knut Benson (1855 - 1943)*
  Theodore Benson (1859 - 1916)*
  Christie Benson Courtney (1868 - 1936)*
  Ole Benson (1871 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Rock Church Cemetery
Grant County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: Stan Courtney
Record added: Dec 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81818171
Kirsti <i>Tollefsdatter</i> Benson
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