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Risden Tyler Bennett
Birth: Jun. 18, 1840
Wadesboro
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1913
Wadesboro
Anson County
North Carolina, USA

Civil War Veteran US Congressman. He served in the Confederate Army, and was wounded three times during the Civil War. He was a superior state court judge before being elected to represent North Carolina in the United States House of Representatives, serving from from 1883 to 1887. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Neville Bennett (1800 - 1852)
  Catherine "Kitty" Harris Bennett (1798 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Katherine Isabella Shepherd Bennett (1835 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Austin Bennett Little (1866 - 1955)*
  Kate Shepherd Bennett Bennett (1869 - 1943)*
  Tyler Bennett (1872 - 1872)*
  Fred Bennett (1872 - 1872)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Susannah Bennett Gaddy Davis (1817 - 1855)*
  Archelous Elias Bennett (1817 - 1882)*
  Neville James Bennett (1822 - 1908)*
  Frances Bennett Williams (1823 - 1900)*
  Roxanna Ledbetter (1825 - 1901)*
  Lemuel Bennett (1826 - 1868)**
  Ellen J Bennett Williams (1830 - 1879)*
  William Osborne Bennett (1833 - 1914)*
  Risden Tyler Bennett (1840 - 1913)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Magnolia Heights Cemetery
Wadesboro
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 31, 2003
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