Monday, October 15, 2018

William Joseph Benson

Mr Benson was just a well loved person, as it states he was janitor at the Maryland school for 32 years.  He was born in Whitesville in 1869 the son of J. W. Benson, Married Ida West in 1889, did some farming then moved to Delmar in 1904.  He would die in 1955 and his wife would die in 1970.  He was so well liked he even made one of the Eastern Sketches Cartoon popular in the Salisbury Times in the 1940s

above Salisbury Times 1944 Oct 20

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