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Sarah Dunkley Benson
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1878
Whitney
Franklin County
Idaho, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1933
Franklin County
Idaho, USA

Mother of LDS Church President Ezra Taft Benson.

Sarah Sophia Dunkley and George Taft Benson Jr. were married at Logan, Cache County, Idaho on 19 October 1898.

Utah, Marriages, 1887-1966: Name: George T. Benson, Jr.; Birth Date: 1875; Birthplace: Of Whitney, Oneida, Idaho; Age: 23; Spouse's Name: Sarah Sophia Dunkley; Spouse's Birth Date: 1878; Spouse's Birthplace: Of Whitney, Oneida,
Idaho; Spouse's Age: 20; Event Date: 19 Oct 1898; Event Place: Logan, Cache, Utah; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M73408-1, System Origin: Utah-EASy, GS Film number: 430306, Reference ID: p 319.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Dunkley (1824 - 1901)
  Margaret Wright Dunkley (1851 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  George Taft Benson (1875 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Ezra Taft Benson (1899 - 1994)*
  Joseph Dunkley Benson (1900 - 1936)*
  Margaret Benson Keller (1902 - 1999)*
  Orval Dunkley Benson (1903 - 1991)*
  Louisa Benson Greenwood (1905 - 1996)*
  Lera Benson Whittle (1907 - 2009)*
  Valdo Dunkley Benson (1911 - 1990)*
  George Taft Benson (1912 - 1990)*
  Sarah Benson Eveleth (1914 - 2001)*
  Ross Dean Benson (1917 - 1985)*
  Volco Ballif Benson (1920 - 1990)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaret Mary Ann Dunkley Hansen (1866 - 1947)**
  Sarah Dunkley Benson (1878 - 1933)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Whitney Cemetery
Whitney
Franklin County
Idaho, USA
 
Created by: David M. Habben
Record added: Apr 25, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10855097
Sarah <i>Dunkley</i> Benson
Added by: David M. Habben
 
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