Descendants of Bengt Peter Larson

First Generation
 
 
1.  Bengt Peter Larson1 was born on 27 Jul 1821 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.2 He died on 15 Feb 1872 at the age of 50 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.2
Kjersti Persdotter died on 13 Aug 1854 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.3
 
Bengt Peter Larson and Kjersti Persdotter had the following children:
 
i. Nils Peter Hippias was born on 21 Jul 1849 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.4 He was baptized on 29 Jul 1849 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.4
ii. Paulus Hippias was buried on 22 Feb 187 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.5 He was born on 4 Nov 1851 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.6 He was baptized on 9 Nov 1851 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.6 Paulus died on 16 Feb 1887 at the age of 35 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.5
iii. Botilda Hippias was born on 12 Jun 1848 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.7 She was baptized on 20 Jun 1848 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.7
iv. Christina Bengtsson was born on 3 Apr 1854 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.8 She was baptized on 9 Apr 1854 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.8
v. Lars Petter Hippias was born on 25 Nov 1843 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.9 He was baptized on 26 Nov 1843 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.9 He died on 9 Feb 1890 at the age of 46 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.10 Lars was buried on 16 Feb 1890 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.10
 
Bengt Peter Larson and Ingrid Johansdotter were married on 27 Jul 1860 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.11 Ingrid Johansdotter12 was born on 21 Nov 1832 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.1314
 
Bengt Peter Larson and Ingrid Johansdotter had the following children:
 
2 i. John Peter Benson, born 10 Jun 1860, Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden; married Thilda Svensson, 20 Feb 1885, Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden; married Selma Alvida Antonson, 20 Dec 1904, Worcester, MA; died 26 Feb 1915, Worcester, MA.
3 ii. Carl Emil Wilhelm Benson, born 4 May 1865, Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden; married Amanda, 1898; died 18 Jun 1919, Providence, RI.
4 iii. Aaron Calin Benson, born 5 May 1869, Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden; married Emma Johnson, 23 Feb 1895, Rhode Island.
iv. Aron Bengtsson was born on 4 Aug 1866 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.15 He died on 2 Apr 1869 at the age of 2 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.15
 
 
Second Generation
 
 
2.  John Peter Benson (Bengt Peter-1) was born on 10 Jun 1860 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.1,16 He died on 26 Feb 1915 at the age of 54 in Worcester, MA.1 He was a painter.

Lived at:
222 Chandler St.
Worcester, MA

From the death certificate cause of death was fall from staging accident, fracture of skull,
clavicale and ribs
John Peter Benson and Thilda Svensson were married on 20 Feb 1885 at Västra Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.17 Thilda Svensson18 was born on 10 Apr 1852 in Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.19
 
John Peter Benson and Thilda Svensson had the following child:
 
i. Julius Theodor Benson was born on 12 Aug 1887 in Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.18,20
 
John Peter Benson and Selma Alvida Antonson were married on 20 Dec 1904 in Worcester, MA.2122 Selma Alvida Antonson, daughter of Anton Svenson and Laura Larsdotter, was born on 8 Jan 1870 in Svenljurga, Älvsborg, Sweden.23 She died in 1959 at the age of 89 in Sweden.24 She went back to Sweden in Feb. 1919.

After her husband died, she and the children went to Sweden, returned to the states, went to Sweden, returned to the states, and went to Sweden.  She was told she could not return to the states because she had no money.  The lawyers took the money.

Selma bought land July 18, 1899 at:
10 School Street
Worcester, MA

Places of residence

Postkontoret 1, P.R.
Packhusplatsen,
Goteborg

Selma Antonson
2 Dickerson St.
Brattleboro, VT

lived in 1918
Limmared, Sweden
c/o C. Adamsson

lived in 1900
Selma Antonson
Weslem Ave.
Brattleboro, Vermont
c/o John H. Morce
 
John Peter Benson and Selma Alvida Antonson had the following children:
 
5 i. Bertha Albertina Benson, born 23 Jun 1905, Worcester, Mass; married Leo Regis Roy, 25 Nov 1926, St. Michel's, Oxford St. S. Providence, RI on Thanksgiving; died 3 Apr 1951, Warwick, RI.
6 ii. John Wilhelm Benson, born 12 Jul 1907, Worcester, MA; married Axeline Larson, 1927.
iii. unknown Benson was born on 29 May 1910 in Worcester, Mass.25 He died on 29 May 1910 at the age of 0 in Worcester, Mass.25 Child was stillborn.
 
 
 
3.  Carl Emil Wilhelm Benson (Bengt Peter-1) was born on 4 May 1865 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.14,2627 According to HFL 1884 birth year is 1863 He died on 18 Jun 1919 at the age of 54 in Providence, RI.28
 
Carl Emil Wilhelm Benson and Amanda were married in 1898.29 Amanda was born on 22 Jul 1865 in Sweden.30
 
Carl Emil Wilhelm Benson and Amanda had the following children:
 
i. Ernest A. Benson was born on 9 Apr 1900 in Rhode Island.27,31
ii. Edith Benson was born on 19 Aug 1898 in Rhode Island.32
iii. Annie Benson was born in 1902 in Rhode Island.33
7 iv. Charles Benson, born 1906, Rhode Island; married Alice V .
v. Roy E Benson was born in 1906 in Rhode Island.33 He died on 21 Jun 1923 at the age of 17 in Rhode Island.34
8 vi. Walter Benson, born 1908, Rhode Island; married Arlene .
vii. Carl Benson was born on 19 Apr 1905 in Rhode Island.35
viii. unknown Benson was born on 9 May 1907 in Rhode Island.36
ix. Emily Benson was born on 28 Oct 1901 in Providence, RI.37
 
 
 
4.  Aaron Calin Benson (Bengt Peter-1) was born on 5 May 1869 in Västa Karup, Kristianstad, Sweden.14,3839
Aaron Calin Benson and Emma Johnson were married on 23 Feb 1895 in Rhode Island.12 Emma Johnson was born in Aug 1864 in Sweden.39
 
Aaron Calin Benson and Emma Johnson had the following children:
 
i. Selma Emelia Calin was born on 31 Oct 1896 in Rhode Island.40 She died on 17 May 1897 at the age of 0 in Providence, RI.41
9 ii. Roswell A Calin, born 1 Mar 1898, Rhode Island; married Beatrice I Clark , 2 Apr 1924, Providence, RI; married Myrtle C Arnold, 24 Sep 1930, Providence, Rhode Island; died Mar 1980, Rhode Island.
 
 
Third Generation
 
 
5.  Bertha Albertina Benson (John Peter-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born on 23 Jun 1905 in Worcester, Mass.42 She died on 3 Apr 1951 at the age of 45 in Warwick, RI.43 Bertha had a twin sister that died at birth.
Bertha Albertina Benson and Leo Regis Roy were married on 25 Nov 1926 in St. Michel's, Oxford St. S. Providence, RI on Thanksgiving.42 Leo Regis Roy was born on 16 Jun 1900 in Norwood, RI.42,44 He died on 25 Feb 1989 at the age of 88 in buried in St. Anne's Cemetary Cranston, RI.45
 
 
 
 
6.  John Wilhelm Benson (John Peter-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born on 12 Jul 1907 in Worcester, MA.46
 
John Wilhelm Benson and Axeline Larson were married in 1927.47 Axeline Larson was born on 20 Mar 1910 in Boston, Massachusetts.4748
 
 
 
 
7.  Charles Benson (Carl Emil Wilhelm-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born in 1906 in Rhode Island.33
 
Charles Benson and Alice V were married.49 Alice V was born in 1911 in Rhode Island.49
 
 
 
 
8.  Walter Benson (Carl Emil Wilhelm-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born in 1908 in Rhode Island.33
 
Walter Benson and Arlene were married.50 Arlene was born in 1911 in Massachusetts.50
 
Walter Benson and Arlene  had the following children:
 
i. Roy Benson was born in 1933 in Rhode Island.50
ii. Shirley Benson was born in 1933 in Rhode Island.50
iii. Donald Benson was born in 1935 in Rhode Island.50
iv. Robert Benson was born in 1939 in Rhode Island.50
 
 
 
9.  Roswell A Calin (Aaron Calin-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born on 1 Mar 1898 in Rhode Island.51 He died in Mar 1980 at the age of 82 in Rhode Island.52 Listed under World War Veterans, Disabled American Veterans of the World War, Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, Providence, Rhode Island, 1924 page 59, 241 Ohio Av

In 1930 census living with parents, occupation Investigator, marital status D (divorced)
Roswell A Calin and Beatrice I Clark were married on 2 Apr 1924 in Providence, RI.5354 Beatrice I Clark was born (date unknown).
 
 
Roswell A Calin and Myrtle C Arnold were married on 24 Sep 1930 in Providence, Rhode Island.55 Myrtle C Arnold was born (date unknown).
 
Roswell A Calin and Myrtle C Arnold had the following children:
 
10 i. Joann E Calin, born 10 Feb 1937, Providence, Rhode Island; married Grasso; died 15 Mar 2004, Warwick, RI.
11 ii. Barbara C Calin, born 3 Jan 1933, Rhode Island; married Carey.
 
 
Fourth Generation
 
 
10.  Joann E Calin (Roswell A-3, Aaron Calin-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born on 10 Feb 1937 in Providence, Rhode Island.5657 She died on 15 Mar 2004 at the age of 67 in Warwick, RI.56
 
Joann E Calin and Grasso were married.56 Grasso was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
11.  Barbara C Calin56 (Roswell A-3, Aaron Calin-2, Bengt Peter-1) was born on 3 Jan 1933 in Rhode Island.5859
 
Barbara C Calin and Carey were married.56 Carey was born (date unknown).
 
 
 
 
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