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Thomas Bennett
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1811
Indiana, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1863
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA

Thomas died of a gun shot wound, having been shot by George Walker, in self defense, in Ione, Califonia. AMADOR DISPATCH "Dec. 19, 1863: The trial of George Walker. The Jury in the case of Geo.Walker who was tried for the killing of Thomas Bennett at Ione City August last, returned a verdict of "not guilty" on last Tuesday night after consulatation of about 20 minutes. We believe that the verdict of the jury gave almost universal satisfaction to all who were acquainted with the accused or knew the circumstances of the case". 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Bennett Kerr Walker (1834 - 1869)*
 
 Children:
  Australia Bennett Prouty (1851 - 1914)*
  Rosalia Bennett Raab (1854 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Helvetia Cemetery (defunct)
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
 
Created by: Dondracam
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73706660
 

 
 
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