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Thomas Henry Bennetto
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Birth: 1853
Kennington
London Borough of Lambeth
Greater London, England
Death: Jan. 20, 1917
Guelph
Wellington County
Ontario, Canada

Eldest son of Israel Bennetto and Philadelphia {Hooper} Bennetto, of Lambeth, England and later of Hamilton, Ontario

The Bennetto family emigrated to Upper Canada when Thomas was a young child, arriving at the Port of Hamilton. His father, Israel, died before he was 7 years old

Thomas Bennetto's siblings were:
* Charlotte A Bennetto, b. England, 1848
* Susan E Bennetto, b. England, 1850
* Annie (Fanny) Bennetto, b. Hamilton, 1856
* Ellen J Bennetto, b. Hamilton, 1858
* Israel Bennetto Jr, b. Hamilton, 1860

A machinist by trade, Thomas moved to Palmerston, Minto Township, Wellington County, Ontario, where he married Margaret Ann Jackson on October 11, 1876.

Children of Thomas and Margaret included:
* Dr Frederick R Bennetto, b. 1886
* Lawretta I Bennetto b. 1887
* Susie E Bennetto b. 1890
* Arthur M Bennetto b. 1900

Eventually Thomas became a Locomotive Engineer. He died in Guelph at the age of 64, and was buried in Palmerston Cemetery

Direct-line descendants still live in central Ontario in the 21st century
 
 
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 Parents:
  Israel Bennetto (1822 - 1859)
  Philadelphia Hooper Bennetto (1823 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Ann Jackson Bennetto (1854 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Frederick Royden Bennetto (1885 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Susan Elizabeth Bennetto (1850 - 1919)*
  Thomas Henry Bennetto (1853 - 1917)
  Ellen Jane Bennetto (1857 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Palmerston Cemetery
Palmerston
Wellington County
Ontario, Canada
Plot: Section L
 
Created by: ohSunnyOne
Record added: Oct 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79485379
Thomas Henry Bennetto
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