William Wallace Bennett

William Wallace Bennett

Birth
Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Death 9 Jun 1887 (aged 66)
Trevilians, Louisa County, Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 6988209 · View Source
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President of Randolph-Macon College; He became a Methodist minister and served as a chaplain in the Confederate Army; As president of Randolph-Macon from 1877 to 1886, Bennett saved the college from financial peril; Bennett was also a leader of the Virginia Prohibition movement.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 4 Dec 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6988209
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Wallace Bennett (24 Feb 1821–9 Jun 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6988209, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .