During his stay in Berlin in 1764, Boswell lived in the house of Karl David Kircheisen, the president of the Berlin city council.
Thomas BensonBorn ca. 1730
Son of John Benson. Married (1752) to Jane Fletcher (1734-1760). Steward to the Duke of Portland.
Life with Boswell:
Boswell met Benson at Springkell on October 11, 1762, describing him as "a genteel, sensible man who has an estate in Cumberland and is a steward to the Duke of Portland".