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Westberry Bennett
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Birth: Jun. 26, 1815
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
Death: 1882
Wayne County
Georgia, USA

The son of Henry and Margaret Sheffield Bennett.The husband of Elizabeth Padgett. The father of: Martha Ann Bennett; Richard Bennett; John E. Bennett; Mary E. Bennett McLaughlin; Hiram Bennett; Henry Bennett; James Hamilton Bennett; Lavinia Bennett; Westberry Bennett; Margaret Bennett Kittles; Matilda Bennett Moody; Nancy bennett; Harriet Bennett Green Walden; Eliza Bennett Lightsey. Mr. Bennett came with his parents to Appling County in his youth and lived there in the 4th land district until his death in 1897. His home place was on lot of land 398, 4th district. He was placed in Wayne County when the 4th district was detached from Appling and added to Wayne about 1870. His so, Richard, was the administrator of his estate. On December 28, 1897, all the children as named, except Nancy, deceased, signed an agreement for the administrator, their brother, to divide the estate lands between them subject to their mother's dowry (see deed book "W" ppg 591-592, Wayne County). Westberry Bennett and his wife are buried in the Bennett Cemetery, Screven, Wayne County, Georgia. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Padgett Bennett (1826 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Wes B. Bennett (1853 - 1930)*
  Lavania Bennett Pearson (1853 - 1931)*
  Harriett L. Bennett Green (1861 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bennett Cemetery
Screven
Wayne County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Wiregrasswalker
Record added: Feb 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24397600
Westberry Bennett
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CORRECTION: Thomas B. Moody was Westberry Bennett's grandson; Matilda Bennett and Randolph Moody (son of Joel Moody and Naomi Thornton) were not married until 5 years after he was born; they moved to Florida without Thomas and had 3 or 4 more children. ...(Read more)
- Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 7, 2012
My 3x great (paternal) grandpa; I amThomas B. Moody's youngest granddaughter. (via Matilda Bennett and Randolph Moody, son of Joel Moody and Naomi Thornton). I am so happy to find them. MYG
- Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 7, 2012
My 3x great (paternal) grandpa; I amThomas B. Moody's youngest granddaughter. (via Matilda Bennett and Randolph Moody, son of Joel Moody and Naomi Thornton). I am so happy to find them. MYG
- Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 7, 2012
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