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Birth: May 25, 1895
Huntdale
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1961

Burnie appears on these two Censuses with his parents:
1900> North Carolina> Mitchell
h> William Bennett, 30y b.May 1870 NC
..M/9, occupation: Farmer
w> Betsy, 27y b.May 1873 NC
..mother of 4/4 living
s> Avery, 7y b.Feb 1893 NC
s> Birney, 5y b.May 1895 NC
d> Mary, 2y b.Nov 1897 NC
d> Essey, 4mos b.Feb 1900 NC

1910> North Carolina> Mitchell
h> William Bennett, 41y b.NC, M1/19
..occupation: Farmer
w> Betsy, 37y b.NC, mother of 8/7 living
s> Avery, 18y b.NC, occ: Farm laborer
s> Burnie, 15y b.NC, occ: Farm laborer
d> Mary, 13y b.NC, occ: ? Farm laborer
s> Johnie, 8y b.NC
d> Dollice, 5y b.NC
d> Savanah, 3y b.NC
s> Roy, 2mos b.NC


Physical description in 1917:
Tall, slender build, blue eyes, light hair.


Record of Marriage:
groom: Bernie Bennett
bride: Mable Rush
date: 18 September 1920
place: Washington County, Tennessee
"Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950"
FamilySearch (no image available)


BURNIE BENNETT...REGISTER NUMBER 15174

MILITARY HISTORY
Time and place of each enlistment: April 27-1918 Erwin, Tenn
Rank: P [Private]
Company and regiment: G 323 Inf
Time and place of discharge: June 20-1919
Ft Oglethorpe, Ga
Cause of discharge: Demob
Disabilites when admitted: Pulm, Tbe,
Chr Act M A

DOMESTIC HISTORY
Where born: N C
Age [first admitted]: 27
Height: 5' 9 1/2
Complexion: Fair
Color of eyes: Blue
Color of hair: Lt
Read and write: Yes
Religion: Prot
Occupation: Brakeman
Residence subsequent to discharge:
Johnson City
Married or single: M
Name and address of nearest relative:
W M Bennett, father, RFD Johnson City, Tenn

HOME HISTORY
Domis rate: 38G 889
Date of admission and discharge:
Sep 25 1922 to Oct 7-1924
Jun 9 1925 to Jul 18 1925
Oct 13-1927 to Jun 1-1929
Feb 17-1930 to Dec 29-1930

"United States National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938"
FamilySearch (Image at right)


Record of Birth (son):
name: Billie Joe Bennett
date: 17 April 1926
father: Bernie B Bennett
mother: Mabel B Rush
"Tennessee, Births, 1828-1939"
FamilySearch (no image available)


1930> TN> Wash> *Nat'l Sanatorium> I-15
BURNEY Bennett, 35y b.NC, Married, no occ
*now known as National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers

1940> TN> Wash> ED 90-10> Image 17
h> Burnie Bennett, 45y b.NC, G8
..occupation: Salesman/Monuments
w> Mable, 37y b.NC [s/b TN], G9
d> Mildred, 18y b.TN, G8
d> Mary Francis 16y b.TN, G9
s> Billie Joe, 13y b.TN, G8
plus two lodgers
residence in 1935: same place
residence: 426 W Locust [Street],
Johnson City


BENNETT, BURNIE
DATE OF BIRTH: 05/25/1895
DATE OF DEATH: 08/08/1961
BURIED AT: SECTION T ROW 5 SITE 7
MOUNTAIN HOME NATIONAL CEMETERY
PO BOX 8 VA MEDICAL CENTER JOHNSON CITY, TN 37684
(423) 979-3535
http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mable Belle Rush Bennett (1902 - 1986)
 
Inscription:
NORTH CAROLINA
PRIVATE 323 INFANTRY
WORLD WAR I

 
Burial:
Mountain Home National Cemetery
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section T, Row 5, Site 7
 
Maintained by: SMG
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 354606
Burnie Bennett
Added by: Billie Hoover
 
Burnie Bennett
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Burnie Bennett
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- bob tarte
 Added: Feb. 24, 2014
We won't forget.
- SMG
 Added: Aug. 13, 2013

- Trish Holaway
 Added: Jul. 26, 2006
 
 
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