Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Fassetts in:
 • Old Bennington Cemetery
 • Bennington
 • Bennington County
 • Vermont
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Col Benjamin Fassett
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 21, 1757
Hardwick
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1816
Bennington
Bennington County
Vermont, USA

Married (1) Bettey Dewey in 1776. Fathered Sarah, Ruth, Loan and Betsey Fassett before Bettey died July 31, 1794.

Married (2) Harriet "Hettie" Schenck August 16, 1795 in Bennington. Their progeny included Mary Dewey, Henry, and John Vanderspiegel Fassett.

Benjamin was a private and assistant commisary in the American Revolutionary War. He also served in the War of 1812, rising to the rank of Colonel. He was a member of the Vermont legislature as well as an active businessman, filling many civil and military offices.
 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  John Vanderspiegel Fassett (1798 - 1881)*
  Mary Dewey Fassett Hayes (1801 - 1869)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
59y
 
Burial:
Old Bennington Cemetery
Bennington
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
 
Maintained by: Maggie
Originally Created by: Ancestry Seeker
Record added: Oct 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22440074
Col Benjamin Fassett
Added by: HaleyCookFromMaine, With LOVE
 
Col Benjamin Fassett
Added by: Grave Seeker
 
Col Benjamin Fassett
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Friends of Cedar Lawn Cemetery
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Jun. 13, 2009
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service