|Birth: ||Mar. 3, 1840|
South Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 1911|
BENNETT, Sgt. Miles J. Co. B O'Conner Rifles (one of four volunteer companies in Tippah County when Mississippi left the union -- from Ripley under Capt. J. H. Buchanan) Roll of Honor battle of Gettysburg, July 1, 1863, b. Mar. 3, 1840 d. Aug. 28, 1911.
The Following From: Eileen Knoblock, Memphis TN: BENNETT, MILES J., deceased (Obit. SENTINEL Aug. 31, 1911) Died Aug. 28; buried in Ripley Cemetery; born March 3, 1840; married Lucy J. Dodds on Dec. 12, 1865; father of five sons & five daughters, all of whom survive; three of the children are unmarried; son of G. P. Bennett, has two deceased children; also leaves 28 grandchildren, one great-grandchild. C.S.A. veteran.
Miles Jefferson Bennett (1812 - 1879)
Lucy J. Dodds Bennett (1844 - 1929)
Richard Calhoun Bennett (1873 - 1931)*
Harriette Garmillia Bennett Pegram (1878 - 1959)*
Maintained by: Tom Childers
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Nov 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9798768