|Birth: ||Oct. 19, 1866|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1895|
Laura Ann Bennett was born the fifth child of John Whitehead and Clara Maria O'Melia Whitehead. She married John Russell Bennett some time prior to 1889. She passed away at the young age of 29 years, leaving behind her husband and 2 young daughters, Reba,6yo,and Lucille, 1yo.
Exactly 5 months to the day prior to Laura dying, her sister, Henrietta Shirtz Whitehead Bairstow, lost her husband. Some time later, the young widow and the young widower started courting, married and Henrietta got to raise her sister's daughters, whom she already knew and loved.
John Whitehead (1831 - 1910)
Clara Maria O'Melia Whitehead (1839 - 1920)
Laura Ann Whitehead Bennett (1866 - 1895)
Dora Whitehead (1868 - 1868)*
Samuel Brock Whitehead (1875 - 1904)*
Plot: F 62 5
Created by: BECKY K.
Record added: May 11, 2011
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