- Birth Date
- 12 December 1846
- Death Date
- 15 April 1932
Evidence from emigration and church financial records proves that the Benson family traveled to Utah in 1854 or 1855. Further research is needed to confirm the year they came to Utah and the name of the company they traveled with.Their surname was also spelled "Bengsten" in some sources.
- Age at Departure: Unknown
- Lever, W. H. History of Sanpete and Emery Counties, Utah: With Sketches of Cities, Towns, and Villages; Chronology of Important Events; Records of Indian Wars; Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens (Salt Lake City: Tribune Job Printing Co, 1898), 303
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.