Ruth Louise Benson1

#6070, (19 April 1923-)
Father*Clarence McClelland Benson1 b. 23 Jan 1889, d. Aug 1966
Mother*Mabel Worthington1 b. Sep 1888, d. 14 Dec 1939
ChartsThe Bettles of the Deepings
Birth*19 APR 1923 Ruth Louise Benson was born on 19 APR 1923 at Bremerton, Kitsap, Washington, USAG.2 
(Witness) Milit-Beg9 APR 1930 She witnessed the beginning of military service of Clarence McClelland Benson and Mabel Worthington on 9 APR 1930 at 1411 14th Avenue, Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, USAG.3 
(Witness) Residence4 NOV 1940 Ruth Louise Benson lived with Clarence McClelland Benson at 1869 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USAG, together with Robert William Benson, Velma Marian Benson and Walter Emerson Benson.4 
Marriage*1945 Ruth Louise Benson married Marvin Lightle Crenshaw in 1945 at Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USAG.5 
Residence*1953 Ruth Louise Benson and Marvin Lightle Crenshaw lived at 14334, SE Bush Street, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USAG.5 
Last Edited2 Jul 2018


  1. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees,, Berquist Altland Jordan family, no reference.
  2. [S59] USPRI, Public Records Index, 1993, birth date, residence.
  3. [S42] US census, 1930.
  4. [S98] US Census 1940.
  5. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", in Portland City Directory, 1953. birth est.
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