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Clyde Maynard Benson
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1880
Marshalltown
Marshall County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1947
Lodi
San Joaquin County
California, USA

American silent film actor. He appeared in more than forty motion pictures between 1915 and 1923. Among the studios he worked for was the Lasky Company. Credits include "The Mystery of Dead Man's Isle" (1915), "The Beast" (1916), "The Mainspring" (1916), "The Last Cigarette" (1917), "The Romance of Tarzan" (1918), "The Savage Woman" (1918), "The Best Man" (1919), "A Daughter of the Wolf" (1919), "The Virgin of Stamboul" (1920) and "Gentle Julia" (1923). After leaving the film business, he became a self employed grape farmer and vineyard manager, working from his ranch west of Lodi, San Joaquin County in northern California. His parents were Horace Julian Benson and Clara May Lockwood, both from Harden County, Iowa. His wife, Eunice Wood Benson, survived him. 
 
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 Parents:
  Horace Julian Benson (1850 - 1927)
  Clara M. Lockwood Benson (1856 - 1936)
 
 Sibling:
  Clyde Maynard Benson (1880 - 1947)
  Edna Grace Benson (1886 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Ref: Cemetery Records
 
Burial:
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Garden / Section: CATACOMBS Unit 4 crypt 93 Section2
 
Maintained by: James Lacy
Originally Created by: Graves
Record added: Mar 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87566463
Clyde Maynard Benson
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Clyde Maynard Benson
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 Added: Nov. 12, 2012
 
 
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