|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1851|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 1920|
The Shelbyville Republican
Thursday July 29, 1920
Page 1 column 2
Died Thursday Morning at Home in Smithland
James Bennett, age sixty-nine years, Hendricks township farmer, died Thursday morning at eight-thirty o'clock at his home in Smithland. His death was caused by a complication of diseases, with which he had suffered for six months.
Mr. Bennett was born in Bartholomew county. He came to this county when a youth and has since resided here. He was married to Nancy J. Lewis, who died in 1916.
He is survived by one son, Harry Bennett, who lived with his father, and one brother, Donald Bennett, of near Marietta. Six half-brothers also survive. Mr. Bennett was a member of the Baptist church at Smithland.
Funeral services will be held at the home Saturday afternoon at three o'clock, the Rev. N. W. Smith, of Southport, formerly of Smithland, officiating. Burial will be made in the Miller Cemetery, Stewart & Fix in charge.
Shelby County Death Records
James Bennett Book H-2 page 49
b. August 28, 1851 Indiana
d. July 29, 1920 Shelby County
Father --Daniel Bennett b. Indiana
Mother-Mary Brant b. Indiana
Nancy J Lewis Bennett (1855 - 1916)
Harry C. Bennett (1886 - 1947)*
Created by: Audrey Caffee
Record added: Aug 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41204094
Son of Daniel W and Mary (Brant)Bennett, Sr. His brother's correct name is Daniel W Bennett, Jr. His step brothers are children of Hiram Lee and Mary, who married after Daniel, Sr died in 1851.|
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