Bennie Olaus "Ben" Leraas Bennie Olaus "Ben" Leraas  ‎(I0164)‎
Given Names: Bennie Olaus
Surname: Leraas
Nickname: Ben

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 27 May 1886 Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Death: 21 October 1974 ‎(Age 88)‎ Glenwood Community Hospital; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 27 May 1886 Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

CensusCensus Place: Lien, Grant, Minnesota; Roll: T623 765; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 51
12 June 1900 ‎(Age 14)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

CensusCensus Date: 26 Jun 1905, County: Grant, Locality: Barrett. Microfilm. Reels 1-47 and 107-164.
26 June 1905 ‎(Age 19)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN 56311
USA

Marriage Elvina Anderson - 20 November 1908 ‎(Age 22)‎ Bethesda Lutheran Church; Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN 56311
USA

CensusCensus Place: Finley, Ward 4, Steele, North Dakota; Roll: T624 1148; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 206; Image: 381
1910 ‎(Age 23)‎ Finley, Steele County, North Dakota
Address:

Finley, ND
USA

CensusCensus Place: Barrett, Grant, Minnesota; Roll: T625 826; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 951
20 January 1920 ‎(Age 33)‎ Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN 56311
USA

CensusCensus Place: Lien, Grant, Minnesota; Roll: 1088; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 260.0
1930 ‎(Age 43)‎ Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Lien township, MN
USA

Death 21 October 1974 ‎(Age 88)‎ Glenwood Community Hospital; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota
Address:

Glenwood, MN
USA

Religion 22 October 1974 ‎(1 day after death)‎ Memorial service Hoplin Funeral Chapel; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota
Address:

Glenwood, MN
USA

Religion 23 October 1974 ‎(2 days after death)‎ Funeral service officiated by Rev. Harold O. Ward of Glenwood Lutheran Church Bethesda Lutheran Church; Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN 56311
USA

Burial Bethesda Cemetery; Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Address:

Barrett, MN 56311
USA

LERAAS Elvina 1888 - 1953 Ben O. 1886 - 1974 grave markerLERAAS Elvina 1888 - 1953 Ben O. 1886 - 1974 grave marker



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Bethesda Cemetery markerBethesda Cemetery marker


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Parents Family  (F0575)
Askel J. Leraas
1847 - 1920
Trine J. Slovele
1860 - 1892
Anton A. Leraas
1881 - 1926
Bennie Olaus "Ben" Leraas
1886 - 1974
Andrew Christopherson Leraas
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Andrew Martinus Leraas
1891 - 1891

Immediate Family  (F0576)
Elvina Anderson
1888 - 1953
Marvin A. Leraas
1909 - 1990
Delmar W. "Del" Leraas
1914 - 1988
Gordon W. Leraas
1916 - 2005
Ervin B. Leraas
1918 - 1971
Private
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Private
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Darlene Leraas
1930 - 1990


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Sources

Source
World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Publication: Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration
Citation Details:  Registration Location: Grant County, Minnesota; Roll: 1675468; Draft Board: 0

Source
Grant County Herald
Citation Details:  Marriages: Leraas-Anderson

Source
Grant County Herald
Citation Details:  Obituary for Ben Leraas

Source
Social Security Death Index
Publication: Social Security Administration

Source
Grave Marker

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Bethesda Cemetery markerBethesda Cemetery marker  ‎(M186)‎

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Family with Parents
Father
Askel J. Leraas ‎(I0104)‎
Birth about 1847 Norway
Death 4 July 1920 ‎(Age 73)‎
13 years
Mother
 
Trine J. Slovele ‎(I1970)‎
Birth 1860 Norway
Death 1892 ‎(Age 32)‎
#1
Brother
Anton A. Leraas ‎(I0163)‎
Birth 9 February 1881 Illinois
Death 23 July 1926 ‎(Age 45)‎
5 years
#2
Bennie Olaus "Ben" Leraas ‎(I0164)‎
Birth 27 May 1886 Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 21 October 1974 ‎(Age 88)‎ Glenwood Community Hospital; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota
#3
Brother
#4
Brother
Andrew Martinus Leraas ‎(I4724)‎
Birth 1891
Death 1891
Family with Elvina Anderson
Bennie Olaus "Ben" Leraas ‎(I0164)‎
Birth 27 May 1886 Lien township, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 21 October 1974 ‎(Age 88)‎ Glenwood Community Hospital; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota
20 months
Wife
 
Elvina Anderson ‎(I0165)‎
Birth 31 January 1888 Elk Lake Township, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 30 January 1953 ‎(Age 64)‎ Glenwood Community Hospital; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota

Marriage: 20 November 1908 -- Bethesda Lutheran Church; Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
8 months
#1
Son
Marvin A. Leraas ‎(I1961)‎
Birth 31 July 1909 Finley, Steele County, North Dakota
Death 19 September 1990 ‎(Age 81)‎ Glacial Ridge Hospital; Glenwood, Pope county, Minnesota
5 years
#2
Son
Delmar W. "Del" Leraas ‎(I1962)‎
Birth 16 May 1914
Death 22 September 1988 ‎(Age 74)‎ AMI West Alabama Hospital; Northport, Tuscaloosa county, Alabama
2 years
#3
Son
Gordon W. Leraas ‎(I1963)‎
Birth 6 February 1916
Death 3 July 2005 ‎(Age 89)‎ Las Vegas, Clark county, Nevada
3 years
#4
Son
Ervin B. Leraas ‎(I1964)‎
Birth 24 July 1918 Barrett, Grant county, Minnesota
Death 4 June 1971 ‎(Age 52)‎
#5
Daughter
#6
Daughter
#7
Daughter
#8
Daughter
Darlene Leraas ‎(I1968)‎
Birth about March 1930
Death before September 1990 ‎(Age 60)‎