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Gyda Magdalene (Minnie) BENSON

Female 1877 - 1949  (72 years)


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  • Name Gyda Magdalene (Minnie) BENSON 
    Born 1877  Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • date according to Jan Arne
    Gender Female 
    Minnesota Death Certificate 1949-MN-024153 
    Died 20 Dec 1949  Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • as Minnie Benson Thompson
    Notes 
    • Apparently emigrated in 1885 and was naturalized as a citizen in 1891.

      In the 1910 census, she is living with her parents and brother at 3740 30th Avenue in Minneapolis. She was born in 1880 and arrived in the U.S. with her family in 1886.

      Her death was noticed in the Minneapolis newspapers on December 27th and December 28th as Minnie B. Thompson. There was no obituary. She was 72 and lived at 3740 30th Avenue S.
    Person ID I2079  Don Carlson's Tree
    Last Modified 24 May 2019 

    Father Haakon BENSON,   b. 25 May 1850, Eidsvoll, Akershus, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1916, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Lina Andrine Olsdatter,   b. 3 Jan 1844, Eidsvoll, Akershus, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1913, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married Abt 1875  Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Johannes Anderson THOMPSON,   b. 2 Jun 1878, Webster, Rice County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1964, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1910  Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • as Johmes Thompson and Gyda Benson
    Children 
     1. Helen Magdalene THOMPSON,   b. 13 Jul 1914, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 2002, Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Evelyn Randi THOMPSON,   b. 20 Dec 1915, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1980, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2010 
    Family ID F1254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart