Benson, Richard Oscar, - M 1898/10/22

Social, Family, and Historical Relationships


History of: Benson, Richard Oscar
Family and Social Relationships of: Benson, Richard Oscar
Ancestor and descendent family tree of: Benson, Richard Oscar

Paternal Grandfather: Benson, Willis Daniel - M 1837/08/16
Paternal Grandmother: Faulkner, Louisa Jane - F 1840/01/10
Father: Benson, Richard James - M 1870/10/22
Mother: Speck, Hortense (Hortie) - F 1872/02/08
Maternal Grandmother: Speck, Peggy - F 1843/--/--
Date of birth: 1898/10/22
Place of birth: Kelso, Lincoln, Tennessee
Date of death: 1941/09/11
Cause of death: Seagraves, Terry, Texas
Place of death: Seagraves, Terry, Texas
Place interred: Old Brownfield Cemetery, Terry, Texas
Spouse: Little, Alice Bessie - F 1892/12/23 - 1920/09/16 to --00/--/-- -

Children: 7


Grandchildren: 9


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  He was killed while walking across roadway and hit by speeding automobile.  
His first wife, Alice Bessie Little, was his 1st cousin.  His pet name for his 
wife was "Punk" and she called him that, too.

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History of: Benson, Richard Oscar

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