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Subject: Benes Benesh Benish in CZ WI IL WA
Date: Wed, 2 Feb 2005 12:11:47 EST

It's been quite some time since I sent out my Benes/Benesh/Benish
info. Here it is and I'd like to exchange info with people researching
this line and related lines. I have quite a bit more info than shown

Descendants of Vaclav Benes
1. Vaclav Benes married Amy Houcikova
child is Vaclav "Joseph" Benes

2. Vaclav "Joseph" Benes married Terezie Houcikova
child is Vaclav "James W." Benesh b. Feb 22, 1873 in Sadska, Podebrady,
Czechoslovakia, d. Aug 6, 1945 in Olympia, Thurston county, WA

3. James W. Benesh married Catherine Krusa on Jan 8, 1893 in Chicago,
Cook county, IL. She was born Nov 1864 in Austria/Germany and died
Aug 23, 1938 in Olympia, WA
children: Joseph Thomas Benesh b. Jan 10, 1894 in Chicago, IL, d.
Nov 8, 1960 in IL
William James Benesh b. Jun 10, 1896 in Chicago, IL, d.
Dec 15, 1953
Mary "Marie" Benesh b. Oct 3, 1898 in Chicago, IL, d.
May 6, 1964 in Napavine, WA
Anna Laura "Peggy" Bessie Benesh b. Nov 2, 1900 in
Friendship, Adams county, WI, d. May 10, 1987 in
Olympia, WA

4. Joseph Thomas Benesh
child is Eugene Albert Benesh

5. William James Benish married Hazel Fay Fitzgerald
child is William James Benish, Jr b. Sep 3, 1920 in Centralia, WA d.
Nov 9, 1973 in Seattle, WA. Married Daphne Elaine Moss
on Apr 2, 1943

6. Mary Benesh married (1) Arthur Ellison and (2) Ernest Ehrick John
Zunke on Aug 18, 1917 in Napavine, Lewis county, WA
children are: Ernest James Zunke b. Feb 18, 1919
Carl Eugene Zunke b. Apr 10, 1922. Married Erika
Jeanice Marie Zunke b. Dec 9, 1923 in Napavine, WA,
d. Dec 5, 1999 in Centralia, WA. She married Leo
August Jussila on Apr 2, 1948
Arlene Winnifred Zunke b. Dec 26, 1925 in Napavine,
WA. Married (1) ?, (2) Kimball, (3) Ernest Lee
and (4) Robert Hilton
Willis Eric "Bill" Zunke b. Jan 23, 1928 and married
Dale Forrest Zunke b. Feb 1, 1934 in Napavine, WA,
d. Apr 11, 2000 in Sun City, AZ. Married Adele
Naccarato on Nov 27, 1952 in Priest River ID

7. Anna Laura Benesh b. Nov 2, 1900 in Friendship, WI, d. May 10, 1987
in Olympia, WA. Married (1) Otto S. Dillon Jan 31, 1918 in Chehalis, WA
(2) Robert M. Warren Jan 4, 1936 in Lodi, San Joaquin county, CA
child is William Benjamin Dillon b. Dec 19, 1922 in Stockton, San
county, CA, d. Feb 11, 1987 in Stockton, CA

As you can see, there are variant spellings for Benes/Benesh/Benish/Bennesh

Bill Dillon

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