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General Beauregard "Bowie" Bennett
Birth: Mar. 15, 1863
Crenshaw County
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1947
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Possibly named after General P.J. Beauregard, the Civil War hero from the Battle of Fort Sumter.
he lived in following locations: Alabama, Texas (Waco, Lavaca County, San Antonio)
Events: Moved to Lavaca County about 1889 was farmer. Was (1898-1902) elected Sheriff Lavaca County,
Married: Martha Mason, August 2, 1886 in Luverne, Crenshaw County Alabama by Methodist Minister and County Judge
Children: James Gordon was first born, Thomas Jefferson born Waco July 6,1888 died 1938, Beauregard born Hallettsville 1890 (died in infancy), Twins David Gillis & Gillis David born Hallettsville August 2,1894, Mary Amy (named after Bowie's mother) born March 8, 1898, William Franklin (Bill) born January 24, 1893
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Franklin Bennett (1821 - 1865)
  Amy Cheshire Bennett (1825 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Jane Mason Bennett (1865 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  James Gordon Bennett (1886 - 1959)*
  Thomas Jefferson Bennett (1888 - 1938)*
  David G. Bennett (1894 - 1971)*
  Gillis David Bennett (1894 - 1957)*
  Mary Amy Bennett Connaway (1898 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  William James Bennett (1846 - 1920)*
  Mahala Bennett (1848 - 1925)*
  Elizabeth Bennett Carter (1858 - 1920)*
  Dock Loyd Bennett (1859 - 1943)*
  General Beauregard Bennett (1863 - 1947)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mission Burial Park South
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: David Bennett
Record added: Jan 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64728171
General Beauregard Bowie Bennett
Added by: David Bennett
 
General Beauregard Bowie Bennett
Added by: David Bennett
 
General Beauregard Bowie Bennett
Added by: David Bennett
 
 
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- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
 Added: Jun. 13, 2016
May you rest in Heavenly peace.
- Carolyn Womack
 Added: Nov. 24, 2012
 
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