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Annie Gay Smoot Bennett
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1891
Goochland County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 6, 1971
Henrico County
Virginia, USA


Annie Gay was the 7th child born to Joseph Henry and Rosa Lee Seay Smoot.

She married John Sylvester Thomas on December 15, 1909 in Washington, D C.

Born to this union: John Napoleon, (was in the US Army) when he came home from the service he was employed with RF&P Railway. John committed suicide at age 32 with a shotgun. Joseph Samuel (died of an aneurysm) and Florence Elizabeth.

The marriage ended in divorce.

Annie married a second time to Marion Cardwell Bennett on February 13, 1920 in Washington, D.C.

Born to this union: John Cardwell, Charles Herbert, and Marion Frances.

Annie took in washing and ironing up until nine months before she passed away. Annie was plain spoken and a hard worker. Annie regularly attended Park View Baptist Church. The church was later moved to Patterson Avenue and was called Patterson Avenue Baptist. Annie was my great aunt. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Henry Smoot (1858 - 1908)
  Rosa Lee Seay Smoot (1860 - 1949)
  John Sylvester Thomas (1892 - 1967)*
  Marion Cardwell Bennett (1891 - 1957)*
  Florence Elizabeth Thomas Dunn (1910 - 1986)*
  John Napoleon Thomas (1913 - 1946)*
  Joseph Samuel Thomas (1916 - 1967)*
  Marion Frances Bennett Ashbrook (1922 - 2008)*
  Charles Herbert Bennett (1926 - 1987)*
  John Cardwell Bennett (1927 - 2004)*
  Celestine Smoot Mills (1879 - 1937)*
  Effie Lee Smoot Ford (1881 - 1980)*
  Lula D. Smoot (1883 - 1889)*
  John Henry Smoot (1886 - 1933)*
  Hattie Eva Smoot Dressler (1887 - 1966)*
  Rosa Nell Smoot King (1890 - 1963)*
  Annie Gay Smoot Bennett (1891 - 1971)
  Rufus Clayton Smoot (1895 - 1897)*
  Rufus Carl Smoot (1897 - 1977)*
  James Howard Smoot (1907 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Memorial Gardens
Goochland County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Dottie Meadows
Record added: Mar 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34934581
Annie Gay <i>Smoot</i> Bennett
Added by: Dottie Meadows
Annie Gay <i>Smoot</i> Bennett
Added by: Dottie Meadows
Annie Gay <i>Smoot</i> Bennett
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Rest in peace Aunt Annie.
- Dottie Meadows
 Added: Nov. 20, 2016

- Carolyn Thomas Gratton
 Added: Feb. 8, 2012
Rest In Peace.
- vets2search
 Added: Apr. 19, 2009

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