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Henry Columbus "Lum" Bennett
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Birth: May 27, 1865
Yadkin County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1938
Union Grove
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA

~ HENRY COLUMBUS "LUM" BENNETT ~ age 73
My Great Uncle

Father: Bennett (B: NC - Btw 1838 - 1850, NC) Parents: Not Known
married (29 Jul 1819, Warren Co., NC):

Mother: Carolyn /Caroline Bennett (B: 1838, Iredell, NC -Shortly after 1865, Yadkin Co., NC) D/o James C. Bennett of Warren Co., NC (B: No Data - Died: Bef Charity and she went and lived next to Moses in Surry Co., NC) & Charity Bennett (B: 1803, NC)

Second wife: Lucy Pauline "Plina" Campbell Bennett (Born: 28 Dec 1882, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 24 Oct 1948, age 67, Union Grove, Iredell, NC; Burial: 26 Oct 1948, Union Grove, United Methodist Church, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) D/o Theophilus "Theo" Office Campbell & Rebecca Minnish, my second great-grandparents

Children (7):
1. Mary Eldora Bennett (Ireland) (B: 27 Dec 1911, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 17 Sep 1977, age 65, Wilkesboro, Wilkes, NC; Burial: 19 Sep 1977, Iredell Co., NC) married (21 Dec 1931, Union Grove, Iredell Co., NC): Troy Wilson Ireland, Owner & Operator, Auto Gar., (B: 03 Jul 1910, Yadkin Co., NC - 02 Jan 1994, age 83, Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC) S/o George Wilson Ireland (B: Mar 1867, NC) married (03 Feb 1897, Deep Creek, Yadkin, NC): Sabra Louise Carter Ireland (B: Aug 1865, NC - 28 Feb 1959, Union Grove, NC) -their children: Jack W. Ireland (B: 24 Jul 1932, NC - 11 Jun 2005, age 73, Statesville, Iredell, NC);
2. Henry Woodrow Bennette (B: 1914, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 25 Dec 1944, Statesville, Iredell, NC) married (16 Jan 1936, Davidson, NC): Jessie Lee Smith, Cloth Inspector, (B: 16 Jul 1906, Rutherford County, NC - 09 Jan 1987, age 80, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, NC; Burial: 12 Jan 1987, Lexington, NC) D/o George Silvanus Smith & Sarah Jane Gunner Smith;
3. Graham Wilford Bennette (B: 1915/16, Iredell Co., NC - 05 Jan 1985, age 69, Statesville, Iredell, NC);
4. Elmer Grady Bennette (B: 1919, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 10 Apr 1981, Charlotte, Mecklenburg, NC);
5. Nina Bennett (Jarvis) (VanHoy) (B: 04 Nov 1920, Iredell, NC - Saturday, 30 Oct 2010, age 89, 129 Jarvis Lane, Union Grove, Iredell, NC; Funeral: Union Grove United Methodist Church, Union Grove, NC, The Rev. Steve Kirby officiating; Burial: Union Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery, 1331 Sloan's Mill Road, Union Grove, NC) first married (16 Mar 1940, Yadkin County, NC): Marvin Pierce Jarvis (B: 14 Mar 1921, Iredell, NC - Sep 1977, age 56, Union Grove (Osbornville), Iredell, NC; Burial: Sparta, Alleghany, NC) S/o William Turner Jarvis & Mallie Benge; second married: Woodrow Wilson Vanhoy, Saw Mill Operator, (B: 17 Jul 1914, Wilkes County, NC - 13 Apr 1982, Statesville, Iredell, NC; Burial: 16 Apr 1982, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) S/o Milas Lealdon Vanhoy & McCollis Brown;
6. Florence Helen Bennett Johnson (B: 07 Sep 1923, Iredell County, NC - 03 Feb 2001, age 77, Stony Point, Alexander Co., NC; Funeral: Stony Point Baptist Church, 231 Ruratin Park Road, Stony Point, Alexander Co., NC, conducted by the Revs. Brent Kasey, Billy Smith & Dr. Ken Walters; Burial: Union Grove Methodist Church Cemetery, 1331 Sloans Mills Road, Union Grove, NC) married: Paul Johnson; 7. Lucy Bennett Templeton (B: NC - 13 June 2006, Statesville, Iredell, NC) -raised by Mary Louisa Campbell Reid (My great-great Aunt)

First Marriage: Roda Roxanne "Roxie" Dowell (B: Apr 1866 - 1909, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) D/o Rev. Joshua Dowell (B: 1822, NC - 25 Apr 1884, age abt 62, Union Grove Township, Iredall, NC; Burial: Mt Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery at Grassy Knob, Iredell, NC) & Mary Fatina Dowell (B: 1826, NC) -children of Rev. Joshua Dowell & Fatina Dowell: Armenda C. Dowell (B: 1853, NC), Thomas N. Dowell (B: 1854, NC) married: Elsie Money Dowell (B: 1855, NC) - children: Rachael Lockhart (B: 01 Aug 1878, Iredell County, NC - 17 Apr 1928, 49y, 6 First Woodside Mill, Greenville, Greenville, SC; Burial: 19 Apr 1928, Graceland Cemetery, Greenville, Greenville, SC), Elsie L Cannon (B: 1906, NC); Nephew: Royal B Money (B: 1890, NC); Margaret Almeda Dowell (B: 1855, NC); Rufus J. Dowell (B: 1856, NC); Nancy R. Dowell (B: 1858, NC); Lewis Franklin Dowell (B: 06 Jun 1862, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 14 Oct 1944, age 82, Statesville, Iredell, NC; Burial: 15 Oct 1944, Iredell County, NC) married: Beatrice Knight (No Data); Catherine Dowell (B: 1865, Union Grove, Iredell, NC); Roxyann Dowell (B: 1866, Union Grove, Iredell, NC); Barthenia Dowell (B: 1868, Union Grove, Iredell, NC); Ellen Dowell (Dash) (B: 1868, NC - 1949, NC)

Children of H. C. "Lum" Bennett & Roxanne Dowell (Bennett):
1. Jahue Winkett Bennett (B: Nov 1896/9 Oct 1897, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 26 Nov 1951, age 65, NC) married (12 Oct 1910, Union Grove Twp, Iredell, NC): Myra Mitchell Bennett (B: 1893, NC - 10 Mar 1959, age 66, NC);
2. Andrew Anderson Bennette, Farmer, (B: 17 Mar 1888, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 16 Nov 1956, age 68, High Point, Guilford, NC; Burial: 17 Nov 1956, age 37, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) married (22 Dec 1920, High Point, Guilford, NC): Alma Iola (Bennett) (B: 11 Apr 1900, Montgomery Co, NC - 11 Oct 1937, New Market, Randolph, NC; Burial: 13 Oct 1937, Union Grove, Iredell, NC);
3. Luella Bennett (Shaw) (B: Oct /Dec 1890, Union Grove, Iredell, NC) married (24 Dec 1908, Union Grove Twp, Iredell, NC): Earnest Leroy Shaw (B: 1887, NC); Joshua Parks Bennett (B: 31 Mar 1894, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 26 Mar 1989, age 94, Salisbury, Rowan, NC; Burial: Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC) married: Mary Branton Bennett - their children: Joseph Parks Bennett (B: 08 Jun 1926, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 05 Nov 1982, age 56, Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC; Burial: 07 Nov 1982, Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC) married: Vera Hill;
4. Joshua Parks Bennett (B: 31 Mar 1894, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 26 Mar 1989, age 94, Salisbury, Rowan, NC; Burial: Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC) married: Mary Branton Bennett - their children: Joseph Parks Bennett (B: 08 Jun 1926, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - 05 Nov 1982, age 56, Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC; Burial: 07 Nov 1982, Winston-Salem, Forsyth, NC) married: Vera Hill;
5. Miles T. Bennett (B: Oct 1895, Union Grove, Iredell, NC - Danville, Pittsylvania, VA) married (28 Jul 1921, Danville, VA): Viola B. Edwards Bennett (B: 1904, Danville, VA);
6. Colis S. Bennett (Blackburn) (B: Jul/Dec 1899, Union Grove, Iredell, NC);
7. Viola Meadows (B: NC - 14 Mar 2008, Statesville, Iredell, NC);

Disclaimer: All info obtained from cemetery grave marker, Internet, and from other public sources. Absolute accuracy is not claimed or implied. Corrections and/or additions welcomed.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Rodha Roxanne Dowell Bennett (1866 - 1909)*
  Lucy Pauline Campbell Bennett (1881 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Jahue Winkett Bennett (1886 - 1951)*
  Andrew Anderson Bennette (1888 - 1956)*
  Mary Eldora Bennett Ireland (1911 - 1977)*
  Henry Woodrow Bennette (1914 - 1944)*
  Graham Wilford Bennette (1915 - 1985)*
  Elmer Grady Bennette (1918 - 1981)*
  Nina Serrena Bennett Jarvis VanHoy (1920 - 2010)*
  Florence Helen Bennett Johnson (1923 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
Union Grove
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Glenn Ellis
Record added: Feb 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65358880
Henry Columbus Lum Bennett
Added by: Jennifer Norman
 
Henry Columbus Lum Bennett
Added by: Glenn Ellis
 
Henry Columbus Lum Bennett
Added by: Jennifer Norman
 
 
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Rest in Peace
- Glenn Ellis
 Added: Feb. 18, 2011
 
 
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