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Evelyn Rose Benson Downum
Born: Jan. 21, 1916 in Chicago, IL
Married: Joel Garland Downum June 17, 1938 (?) in Austin, TX (b. 1907 or 1908)
Lived in: Chicago, Cook C., IL; Austin, TX; Turlock, Stanislaus C., CA; Fremont, NE; Fond du Lac, WI; Oshkosh, WI; Sterling-Rock Falls, IL; Birmingham, AL; Macon, GA; Flagstaff, Coconino C., AZ
Notes: Undergraduate education at Oshkosh, WI and Univ. of Illinois; received Master's degree in Library Science at University of Texas at Austin in 1940s.

Father: Arthur E. Benson
Mother: Rose Carolyn Anderson Benson

1. Philip Downum: Born June 27, 1940? in Birmingham, AL.
2. Carolyn Jean Downum White: Born April, 1944 in Macon, GA.
3. Janice Downum Barnett: Born Jan. 3, 1952? in Flagstaff, AZ.