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George Bennett
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1839
Orwell
Oswego County
New York, USA
Death: Oct., 1911
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA


George was my husband's 2nd great-granduncle.

He was the 8th of 10 children born to Elisha Bennett & Harriet CARPENTER Bennett.

His wife was Jerusha DAKINS. They had three daughters together:

Harriett Ellen (Robinson), Anna (Nelson, Footit), and Ina A. (Sherman, Thompson) Bennett.

Obituary

Stevens Point Daily Journal
13 Oct 1911

Death of George Bennett

Aged resident passes away at the home of his nephew.

After an illness of only three days, George Bennett passed away at the home of his nephew, C.L. Eckels, in the town of Buena Vista. Deceased was born on Dec. 12, 1839, in Oswego county, NY.

When a boy he came to Wisconsin with his parents and made this state his home for the remainder of his life.

He is survived by his three daughters, Mrs. Ellen Robinson, Gordon, Wis., Mrs. Anna Nelson, Plover, and Mrs. Ina Bennett, Middleton, MI. Also two sisters, Mrs. S.M. Wanty and Mrs. H.A. Palmer, the latter being with him in his last sickness.

The funeral was held at the Liberty Corners M.E. church, Rev. Lane officiating, internment following in the cemetery near the church.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elisha Bennett (1801 - 1884)
  Harriet Carpenter Bennett (1803 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Jerusha Dakins Brooks (1850 - 1885)
 
 Children:
  Harriett Ellen Bennett Robinson (1870 - 1939)*
  Anna E. Bennett Nelson (1873 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Maria Bennett Wanty (1826 - 1920)*
  Nathaniel Bennett (1831 - 1908)*
  Harriet Ann Bennett Palmer (1835 - 1920)*
  Jay Bennett (1837 - 1908)*
  George Bennett (1839 - 1911)
  Solomon Bennett (1839 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Liberty Corners Cemetery
Keene
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 23, 2009
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- Candice xo
 Added: Dec. 12, 2009

- Candice xo
 Added: Apr. 23, 2009
 
 
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