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Mary Jane Sturgis Bennett
Birth: Jul. 8, 1841
York County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1929
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA

Mary Jane Sturgis Bennett was born in 1841 in York County, South Carolina to Thomas White and Margaret G Shillinglaw Sturgis. She married John "Ross" Bennett and moved to Houston County, Texas about 1881 along with her children and other relatives. Although her farmhouse no longer stands on the Hall Bluff's Road, the daffodils that she planted still bloom every Spring. Mary Jane died in 1929 and is buried in the Glenwood Cemetery in an unmarked grave next to her husband Ross. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas White Sturgis (1813 - 1884)
  Margaret Girardin Shillinglaw Sturgis (1825 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  John Rosser Bennett (1850 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  David Hutchison Bennett (1878 - 1956)*
  Rosabell Bennett Hatcher (1880 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Jane Sturgis Bennett (1841 - 1929)
  Helen Elizabeth Sturgis Young (1843 - 1931)*
  Martha Rebecca Sturgis (1865 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA
Plot: North Sector, 24E, #7
 
Created by: Susan Goolsby Courter
Record added: Feb 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84775145
Mary Jane <i>Sturgis</i> Bennett
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 Added: Jul. 2, 2013

- Susan Goolsby Courter
 Added: Feb. 10, 2012
 
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