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Laura Hall Park Jennings
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1858
Bennington
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1939
Oyster Bay
Nassau County
New York, USA

Philanthropist. Called "Lila," she was the daughter of wealthy attorney and businessman Trenor Park and granddaughter of Vermont Governor Hiland Hall. She married Frederic Beach Jennings, who was a well known New York City lawyer and businessman. Mr. and Mrs. Jennings donated the site of their Vermont home to become the location of Bennington College. 
 
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 Parents:
  Trenor William Park (1823 - 1882)
  Laura Van Der Spiegle Hall Park (1828 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Frederic Beach Jennings (1853 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Percy Hall Jennings (1881 - 1951)*
  Elizabeth Jennings Franklin (1887 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Hall Park McCullough (1848 - 1938)*
  Laura Hall Park Jennings (1858 - 1939)
  Trenor Luther Park (1861 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Bennington Cemetery
Bennington
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Jul 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54585060
Laura Hall <i>Park</i> Jennings
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Laura Hall <i>Park</i> Jennings
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Laura Hall <i>Park</i> Jennings
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