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BENZON, Rev. J. S.


Posted By: Joey Stark - Jefferson Co. Volunteer
Date: 7/21/2006 at 13:17:37

"Hawkeye Heritage", Jan., 1975, Pg. 37

Iowa-Related Deaths Reported in the Moline "Review Dispatch", Rock Island Co., Ill., 1889 ~

BENZON, Rev. J. S., died at his home in Marathon, Buena Vista Co., Iowa, Wed., 13 March. He was born in Gunnarp, Halland, Sweden, on 10 Oct., 1835, attended Ahlberg's School in Sweden and came to America in 1864. He studied at Augustana College two years and was ordained in 1866.

Surviving are wife, six children, and sisters Mrs. SUNDIN, Mrs. HAGBERG and Mrs. FLOREN, all in Moline, Ill..

--22 March 1889

[Also posted to the Jefferson County Obituaries board]

*Transcribed for genealogy purposes; I have no relation to the person(s) mentioned.


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