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Mary Ellen Oglesby Bennett
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Birth: 1831
Marion County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1904
Salem
Marion County
Illinois, USA

1st baby girl born in Salem, Marion Co., ILL.

Mary E. Oglesby was united in marriage with J.J.Bennett,
August 9,1849.

Funeral services of Mrs. Bennett were held on Sunday afternoon at her late residence where she had dwelt since 1854, a period of 50 years. Interment in East Lawn cemetery. She was a member of the Baptist Church & was recognized as a Christian, a kind & loving mother & grand-mother. She leaves surviving her one brother John Oglesby; four sisters; Miss Hannah Oglesby,Amanda Cassity, Mrs. J.N.Jones, Mrs. Abe Purcell, one daughter Mrs. Carrie Jones,two sons; T.J. Bennett,C.A. Bennett, granddaughter; Mrs. Jennie Rotan and other grandchildren 
 
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 Parents:
  John McGee Oglesby (1804 - 1876)
  Arena Tully Oglesby (1816 - 1857)
 
 Spouse:
  Josiah Joseph Bennett (1829 - 1888)
 
 Children:
  Henry O. Bennett (1850 - 1850)*
  Catherine Jennetta Bennett Fyke (1851 - 1873)*
  John C. Bennett (1853 - 1856)*
  Clifton Allen Bennett (1855 - 1934)*
  Thaddeus Joseph Bennett (1857 - 1926)*
  Mary Ellen Bennett (1859 - 1861)*
  Carrie Elizabeth Bennett Jones (1864 - 1933)*
  Nellie Arena Bennett (1868 - 1868)*
  Freddie Bennett (1870 - 1871)*
  Lucy Bennett (1875 - 1876)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ellen Oglesby Bennett (1831 - 1904)
  Sarah Elizabeth C Oglesby Jones (1833 - 1910)*
  Susan Oglesby Purcell (1836 - 1923)*
  Cecelia Oglesby Muzzy (1837 - 1857)*
  Amanda E Oglesby Roberts (1839 - 1918)*
  Amanda E Oglesby Cassity (1839 - 1918)*
  Hannah Oglesby Cassity (1842 - 1931)*
  Sarah Ann Oglesby (1844 - 1896)*
  Elisha Oglesby (1846 - 1885)*
  John Wesley Oglesby (1848 - 1904)*
  Zerelda Oglesby (1850 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Lawn Cemetery
Salem
Marion County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Carole Knoell
Originally Created by: Alvin Oglesby
Record added: Apr 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68006459
Mary Ellen <i>Oglesby</i> Bennett
Added by: Carole Knoell
 
Mary Ellen <i>Oglesby</i> Bennett
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Added by: Ed Ladendorf
 
 
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