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Mabel Edith Benson

Mabel Edith Benson

Female 1895 - 1993  (97 years)

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  • Gender Female 
    Born 5 Dec 1895  Merewether, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Immigration 21 Jan 1919  San Francisco, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Passenger List - Ventura
    Passenger List - Ventura
    Mabel Edith Benson aged 23 departed Sydney, Australia on January 2nd, 1919 aboard the S.S. Ventura travelling 2nd class, and arrived in San Francisco, California, USA on January 21st, 1919.
    S.S. Ventura
    S.S. Ventura
    Built in Philadelphia in 1900, this 6,282 ton passenger liner was operated by the Oceanic Steamship Company until it was sold to Japanese scrappers in 1934.
    Census 1920  Township 4, Fresno, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Township 4, Fresno, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Township 4, Fresno, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Aug 1993  Fresno, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Aft 17 Aug 1993 
    Person ID I32  Jacquelines Tree
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2019 

    Father William Edward Benson,   b. 17 Nov 1855, Limehouse, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1914, 130 Bull Street, Cooks Hill, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Janet Lockhead Houston,   b. 8 Mar 1856, Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1929, 56 Norton St, Leichhardt, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1880  Sydney, New South Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Dec 1895 - Merewether, New South Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 21 Jan 1919 - San Francisco, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Aug 1993 - Fresno, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Reference  Smith, Andrew Grahame. "Mabel Edith Benson". Blighty to Baghdad. http://www.blightytobaghdad.com/familytree/getperson.php?personID=I32&tree=tree1 (accessed October 14, 2019).

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] NSW Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages. 4945/1896 .

    2. [S84] California, Death Record Index, 1940-1997.


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