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Walter J. Bennett

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Walter J. Bennett     Born: February 22, 1880           Died: January 18, 1949

      

 

 

 

                                                            Wife:   Nellie E. Hoyt Bennett   Born:  November 24, 1878     Died: April 13, 1922

                                                                              Walter married Nellie E. Hoyt sometime in 1899

                                                                                                       

This was in The Hammond Advertiser newspaper on Thursday April 20, 1922.

Nellie Hoyt parents names are:  Benjamin Hoyt and Elizabeth Hoyt, maiden name of Borton

Children:


 

 01 - Howard Bennett    Born: January 9, 1900          Died:  May 10, 1986

                                                           


 

 02 - Eva Florence Bennett    Born:  Year 1904            Died: September 11, 1909

                            Note: Eva died when she was 5 years old from spinal trouble.

                                                    

This was in The Hammond Advertiser newspaper on Thursday September 16, 1909.


 

 03 - William Bennett     Born: June 20, 1907            Died: April 8, 1908

                             According to the Death Certificate, these are the dates.

                     Note:   William died at 8 months old from Spinal Trouble

                                                

This was in The Hammond Advertiser Newspaper on Thursday April 9, 1908.


 

 04 - Pearl Bennett         Born:  April 23, 1909              Died:  October 6, 1994

 

 

 

 

 

 


05 - Bert Bennett          Born:  January 26, 1911       Died:  March 13, 1941

 

 

 

 

  

                                                       

This was in The Hammond Advertiser newspaper on Thursday March 20, 1941.


 

 06 - Walter Angus Bennett  Born:  January 15, 1913   Died:  February 6, 1913

          Note:  Baby 4 weeks old died of Influenza.


 

 07 - Flossie Bennett    Born:  May 6, 1915              Died:  November 20,  1989

 

                                                       


 

 08 - Charles Bennett       Born:  February 14, 1918    Died:  March 3,  1918


 

 

 09 - Elwood Bennett    Born:  November 24, 1920   Died:  August, 1986

 

 

 

 


 

 

Nellie Hoyt Bennett died with cancer on April 13, 1922.  Walter & Nellie had 8 children during the time of their marriage.  About 2 years after Nellie died, Walter married     Florence A. Preston.

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Wife:

Florence A. Preston Bennett       

 Born: August 9, 1907   Died: July 6, 1986

Florence Alice Preston Parents are:

       Father:  William W. Preston     Born: January 22, 1875  Died: January 20, 1967

       Mother:  Mary Ann Preston       Born:  Year 1887            Died:  ??????

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Children:

 10 - Weston Bennett           Born:  December 10, 1924     Died:  March 10, 1980

                                                              

 

 


 
11 - Robert O. Bennett
        Born:  June 10, 1926                 Died:  July, 1975

                                                          

 


 

 12 - William Bennett            Born:  April 26, 1928                        Died:  March 22, 1944

           ****  Note:  William died when he was almost 16 years old   ****

                                                    

This was in The Hammond Advertiser newspaper on Thursday March 30, 1944.


 

 13 - Herbert Bennett          Born:  October 19, 1928          Died:  October 20, 1928


 

 
14 - Florence N. Bennett         Born:  March 10, 1930            Died:  February 1, 1989

 

 

 

 

***Husband: 

Howard J. Ross                   Born:    ????                        Died:   ????? 

Florence Nellie Bennett and Howard J. Ross was married on February 11, 1950 at 2:30pm by Rev. H. S. Hill. Note: The paper clipping list his first name wrong, his first name is Howard, not Harold.

       This is the newspaper clipping of their marriage.  The Tribune Press  -  Gouverneur, NY  Wednesday - February 15, 1950. 

  Florence Bennett was only 15 years old when the accident happened.  This clipping was in the Ogdensburg Avance-News on Sunday - August 5, 1945

 


 

 15 - Roland Bennett           Born:  March 8, 1931                Died: April 15, 1931


 

 
16 - Richard Bennett
          Born:  May 8, 1932                   Died: August 3, 1998

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

17 - Harold Bennett           Born:  June 21, 1934                 Died:   Still Living

 

 

 

 

 


 

                                      
18 - Claude Bennett          Born:  December 14, 1935       Died:  April 24, 2007

                                                         


 

                                                                                                                                 

 19 - Charlotte Bennett     Born:  Year 1936 or 1937         Died:  Year 1936 or 1937 - Infant


 

 20 - Clyde Bennett           Born:  October 1, 1938              Died:  December 25, 2004

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

21 - Loretta Bennett         Born:  March 14, 1940                Died:  November 4, 2005

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

22 - Elva Bennett              Born:  March 18, 1941                Died:  March 9, 2009

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

23 - Fred Bennett              Born:  October 17, 1942           Died:  Still Living

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

24 - Timothy Bennett       Born: August 13, 1946                Died:  May 19, 2003

 

 

 

 

 

*****  Note:  This part is not finished yet, will be adding more soon.   *****