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John Perry Benson (1849 - 1921)

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John Perry Benson
Born in Sweetwater, Buffalo, Nebraska Territory, United Statesmap
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Died in Woods Cross, Davis, Utah, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Dec 2014 | Last significant change: 25 Jan 2018
11:50: Linda (Cox) Green edited the Biography, Death Date, Birth Place and Death Place for John Benson. [Thank Linda for this]
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Categories: Ezra T. Benson Company 1849 | British Mission | LDS Pioneers.


John Benson is an LDS pioneer.

John was born in 1849 in the Nebraska Territory, United States (Wyoming) on the way to Utah. [1]One source gives Sweetwater, Wyoming; the location may be the Nebraska Territory which later became Wyoming. [2][3]

He was the son of Ezra Taft Benson and Eliza Perry. He passed away in 1921. [4]

He passed away in 1921 in Utah, United States and is buried in Bountiful Cemetery, Davis, Utah, United States. [5]


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Benson-2213 was created by Kirsty Ward through the import of etb-desc.ged on Dec 18, 2014.

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