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Nehemiah Bennett
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Birth: Apr. 3, 1793
Luzerne (Luzerne County)
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 1883
Shelby County
Ohio, USA

S/O of Charles{ born abt 1750 Pa./died abt 1818 in Franklin Co. Ohio} & Mary ? Bennett{born abt 1754/died aft 1818 in Franklin Co Ohio}

Nehemiah married Sarah{Salome}Slusser 17~February~1817 in Fairfield Co Ohio.

Nehemiah Bennett, retired farmer was born in Luzene Co. Pa., April~3~1793 he came to Ohio with his parents Charles & Mary Bennett in 1809, & located in Franklin Co. where in May 1817 he married Miss Sarah Slusser, daugher of Tobias Slusser. Miss Slusser was born in Lehigh Co. Pa., 26~March~1799 & came to Franklin Co. Ohio in 1809.

Mr & Mrs Bennett settled in Franklin Co.& remained three years, when they came to Shelby Co & settled on Section 7 Franklin Twp. where Mr Bennett now resides with his grandson Milton Bennett, his wife having died 5~Sept~1879. He served in the War of 1812 & now draws a pension for his service. He had made farming his vocation through his life until a few years since, when he retired from business. he reared a family of nine children Stephen born 1818, Tobias born 1820, Nathan born 1823, Charles born 1825, Jacob born 1828, Eliza born 1830, Clarissa born 1834, SARAH JANE{MYERS] BORN 1837, Henry born 1839, four of whom are yet living, Charles, Jacob, Eliza, and SARAH JANE. He was 89years 9month 22 days when he died.

" WAR OF 1812 SERVICE RECORD"
NAME: NEHEMIAH BENNETT
COMPANY: 1 REGIMENT{DELONG'S], OHIO MILITIA
RANK~INDUCTION: PRIVATE
RANK~DISCHARGED: PRIVATE
ROLL BOX: 15
ROLL EXCT: 602







 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Slusser Bennett (1799 - 1879)*
 
 Children:
  Stephen Bennett (____ - 1839)*
  Tobias Bennett (____ - 1839)*
  Nathan (WALTON?) Bennett (____ - 1839)*
  Charles Bennett (1825 - 1895)*
  Jacob Bennett (1828 - 1909)*
  Eliza Bennett Kingham (1830 - 1906)*
  Clarisea Bennett Ware (1834 - 1863)*
  SARAH JANE BENNETT MYERS (1837 - 1896)*
  Henry Bennett (1839 - 1856)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lenox Cemetery
Sidney
Shelby County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: patty gschwender
Originally Created by: Joan Shoffner
Record added: Dec 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23221501
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- Patty{Meyer}Gschwender
 Added: Nov. 11, 2012

- patty gschwender
 Added: Feb. 7, 2012
Nehemiah was my 3x greatgrandfather, his daughter Sarah Jane married my 2x greatgrandfather Louis Myers.
- patty gschwender
 Added: Oct. 19, 2011
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