Mary Stayskal was born about 1860, in Czechia as the daughter of John Stayskal. She married Albert Benda on 19 December 1883, in Marshall, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 27 January 1944, in Carroll Township, Tama, Iowa, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Vining, Tama, Iowa, United States.
Hebrew: Bitter; Marion is the French form.