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Elsie Margaret Kreie Hess Bennett
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Birth: 1895
Oklahoma, USA
Death: 1949
Sumner County
Kansas, USA

Daughter of--
Mr William Peter Kreie (biological father)
Lulu Freeman Kreie Hess

Lulu Freeman was married twice-
(1) Mr William Peter Kreie (Elsie's biological father)
(2) Mr William Oscar Hess (Elsie's adoptive father)

NOTE: Alt spelling of Mr Kreie's surname (Frie)

Friends and School--

The YODER and HESS and BENNETT Families lived in the close knit rural community of Rosedale, Oklahoma, and attended the Rosedale School. The YODER Family is a branch of the Amish community.

In the school years 1900-1908, some of the following HESS Family children attending school--
Herman Hess
Manda (or Amanda) Hess
Julius Hess
John Hess
Orwald Hess

In the school years 1900-1908, some of the following YODER Family children attending school--
Clayton Yoder
May (or Mae) Yoder
Claude Yoder
Ervin Yoder
Maggie (or Margaret) Yoder
Earl Yoder
Charles Yoder
Martin Yoder


On 2 Aug 1913 in Oklahoma, Edward S Bennett was united in marriage to Elsie Margaret Kreie/Hess. Elsie Margaret was the first wife of Edward S Bennett.

[After Elsie Margaret passed away in 1949, her husband Edward remarried. Edward's second wife was Bessie Yoder Bennett (1897-1991). There were no children from the union of Bessie and Edward.]

There were three children from the union of Elsie Margaret and Edward S Bennett---
Robert Wayne Bennett (b 1915)
Lena Frances Bennett Tomasek/Schnaubert (1916-1999)
James Bennett (b 1920)


Death and Burial--
Elsie Margaret passed away in 1949, and predeceased her spouse Edward S Bennett who passed away in 1964. They were laid to rest in the same cemetery and share the same grave marker.


A special thank you for additional family info provided by:
(a) Ancestry User "bat000TX" (great granddaughter of Elsie).
(b) Maud Hess (Elsie Margaret's half sister)
(c) Jess J Tomasek Jr (grandson of Elsie Margaret)

Family links: 
  William Peter Kreie (1875 - 1951)
  Lula Kreie Freeman Hess (1879 - 1936)
  Edward Stewart Bennett (1893 - 1964)*
  Lena Frances Bennett Tomasek Schnaubert (1916 - 1999)*
  Elsie Margaret Kreie Hess Bennett (1895 - 1949)
  Harvey William Hess (1899 - 1970)**
  Orville P. Kreie (1902 - 1969)**
  Ira L. Kreie (1905 - 1988)**
  Frank B Hess (1906 - 1958)**
  Fannie Maude Hess McCartney (1908 - 1991)**
  Iva I. Kreie Willinger (1909 - 1999)**
  Ida B. Kreie Dowell (1911 - 1998)**
*Calculated relationship
Note: Shares marker with spouse Edward S Bennett
Rosedale Cemetery
Alfalfa County
Oklahoma, USA
Maintained by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Originally Created by: Dennis Miller
Record added: Dec 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62793964
Elsie Margaret <i>Kreie Hess</i> Bennett
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Elsie Margaret <i>Kreie Hess</i> Bennett
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Elsie Margaret <i>Kreie Hess</i> Bennett
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Dear Grand Aunt Elsie M Bennett, In Remembrance [Family connection throug your husband Edward S Bennett, my grand Uncle]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013

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