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 Cecilia <I>Mortenson</I> Benson

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Cecilia Mortenson Benson

  • Birth 15 Jul 1837 Skåne län, Sweden
  • Death 5 Jul 1912 Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot 130 06 004 05
  • Memorial ID 25435706

Obituary from Chanute Tribune on Friday, July 5, 1912

Mrs. John Benson Dead

She was Born in Sweden Nearly Seventy-Five Years Ago

Mrs. Cecilia Benson, the wife of John Benson, died at the family home, 1010 North Grant Ave, this morning. Paralysis was the cause of death. The funeral will be from the home Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock. The Swedish Lutheran minister from Vilas will have charge of the services. Mrs. Benson was a native of Burland, Sweden. She would have been 75 years of age July 15.

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  • Created by: nbsmom
  • Added: 21 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25435706
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cecilia Mortenson Benson (15 Jul 1837–5 Jul 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25435706, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by nbsmom (contributor 46829632) .