Dr William Sol Benson

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Dr William Sol Benson

Birth
Ukraine
Death 21 Oct 1945 (aged 68)
Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Kenilworth, Union County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 82420785 · View Source
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Obituary:
Dr. W.S. Benson Dies in Irvington
Funeral service for Dr. William S. Benson, osteopath, of 1011 Grove Street, Irvington, who died Sunday of a heart attack, were conducted Tuesday by Rabbi Joachi Prinz of Temple B'nai Abraham. Burial was in the Beth David Cemetery, Kenilworth. He was 67. Dr. Benson became interested in languages as a boy in Russia, from where he went to New York at the age of 14. He was author of "The Universal Esperanto Method" and was working on an Esperanto dictionary when he died. From his home he conducted by correspondence The Benson School of Esperanto. Dr. Benson trained in osteopathy in Philadelphia and began practice when he went to Irvington in 1918. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Fannie Cowan Benson; and a daughter, Miss Flora Benson.
(clipping provided by Eileen Kemp, descendant of Bertha Benson).


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  • Created by: Kristy Arbuckle
  • Added: 26 Dec 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 82420785
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr William Sol Benson (24 Aug 1877–21 Oct 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 82420785, citing Beth-David Cemetery, Kenilworth, Union County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Kristy Arbuckle (contributor 46759970) .