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Sgt Miles Jefferson Bennett, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1840
Laurens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1911
Tippah County
Mississippi, USA

C.S.A. veteran.

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.
Family links: 
  Miles Jefferson Bennett (1812 - 1879)
  Lucy J. Dodds Bennett (1844 - 1929)
  Gaines Petty Bennett (1872 - 1956)*
  Richard Calhoun Bennett (1873 - 1931)*
  Harriette Garmillia Bennett Pegram (1878 - 1959)*
  Crawford Evan Bennett (1890 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Ripley Cemetery
Tippah County
Mississippi, USA
Maintained by: Tom Childers
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Nov 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9798768
Sgt Miles Jefferson Bennett, Jr
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Sgt Miles Jefferson Bennett, Jr
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Veteran Civil War
- armymom
 Added: Feb. 10, 2015

- May you be blessed with love & flowers-Phyllis
 Added: Nov. 12, 2004

- Me & Badger ♥
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