George BENNETT

George BENNETT

Male 1858 - 1939  (81 years)

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  • Name George BENNETT 
    Born 14 Sep 1858  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1891  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1891  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1901  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1911  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    No 5 Con 6; W 1/2 Lot 4, N 1/2 5 Con 7 ; Pt 6 Con 10 
    Origin 1911  English Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1911  Farmer Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion 1911  Anglican Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Dec 1939  Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I16386  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2019 

    Father James BENNETT,   b. 1815, St. Merryn, St. Merryn, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1896, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Jane GREGOR,   b. 1815, St. Merryn, St. Merryn, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1898, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1837  St. Merryn, St. Merryn, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Alt. Marriage 12 Aug 1837  Saint Merryn, , Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F8290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Fannie JOHNSTON,   b. 13 Feb 1864, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1959, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1884  Beachburg, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
     1. Baby BENNETT,   b. Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Infant, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Charles BENNETT,   b. Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Infant, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James BENNETT,   b. 10 Oct 1885, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1913, Lot 5, Con 7, Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     4. John Johnston BENNETT,   b. 17 Feb 1888, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1888, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +5. Joseph BENNETT,   b. 3 Mar 1889, Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1978, Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     6. Annie BENNETT,   b. 2 Aug 1891, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1974, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Mary Elizabeth 'Minnie' BENNETT,   b. 3 Nov 1896, Forester's Falls, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1992, Renfrew, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     8. Frances Gertrude 'Fannie' BENNETT,   b. 29 Dec 1899, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1978, Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +9. George Andrew BENNETT,   b. 9 Jul 1902, Ross Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1962, Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F881  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    089-Bennett, George & Fanny family
    089-Bennett, George & Fanny family
    08-Bennett, George
    08-Bennett, George
    089-Bennett, George & granddaughter
    089-Bennett, George & granddaughter
    08-Bennett siblings
    08-Bennett siblings
    George, Elizabeth Moxam, Andrew taken at Roy Moore's wedding in 1916
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie with dog
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie with dog
    089-Bennett 3-Generation
    089-Bennett 3-Generation
    George & Fannie Bennett, dau Annie Black and granddau Muriel Fletcher
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie homestead
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie homestead
    from the collection of Beth Somerville
    89-Bennett, George & Fannie homestead c1970;
Andrew & Girlie (nee Millar) - their son & his wife later farmed here
    89-Bennett, George & Fannie homestead c1970; Andrew & Girlie (nee Millar) - their son & his wife later farmed here
    from the collection of Beth Somerville

    Documents
    08-Bennett, George Obituary
    08-Bennett, George Obituary
    Cobden Sun Dec 28 1939 p. 1
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie's homestead
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie's homestead
    clipping provided by Ruby Bulmer to Women's Institue farm history
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie 50th Anniversary
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie 50th Anniversary
    Renfrew Mercury, Jan 3, 1935
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie 50th Anniversary write-up
    089-Bennett, George & Fannie 50th Anniversary write-up
    The Cobden Sun, Jan 3, 1935 p. 1
    Bennett, George funeral card
    Bennett, George funeral card
    from the collection of Beth Somerville
    Bennett, George obituary
    Bennett, George obituary
    The Cobden Sun, Jan 4, 1940

    Headstones
    Gravestone-Bennett plots
    Gravestone-Bennett plots
    Howard Cemetery
    Stones -
    bk row - George D; John
    ft row - Joseph; James; George; James
    taken by Fay Bennett
    Gravestone-Bennett, George & Fannie nee Johnston
    Gravestone-Bennett, George & Fannie nee Johnston
    Howard Cemetery, Forester's Falls, Ontario
    taken by Fay Bennett

  • Sources 
    1. [S576] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1901, Automated Genealogy, (Index to 1901 Census of Canada with Digital Images, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/cache/index.html).

    2. [S480] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1891, Ontario Genealogical Society Provincial Index, Census database, (http://www.ogs.on.ca/ogspi/9/o113i101.htm#100).

    3. [S633] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Ross Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool ,, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    4. [S817] Gravestone, Howard Cemetery, Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario, Howard Cemetery (Forester's Falls, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada), monumental inscription. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S818] Obituary - George Bennett, Ontario. Cobden., "Mr. George Bennett". (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S248] Cemetery Record - Howard Cemetery Gravestones, Ross Twp., Renfrew Co., Ontario, (Pletsch, Murray, Webmaster of Renfrew County, Ontario Gravemarker Gallery, Digital Images at http://nocgg.maddoc.net/renfrew/).

    7. [S231] Gregor and Bennett Family Information, Susan Old, Wadebridge, Co. Cornwall, England, (Transcription of St. Merryn Parish Records) (Reliability: 3).
      Date of Import: Feb 15, 2000

    8. [S255] IGI.

    9. [S779] "Ontario Marriage Registrations online at Ancestry.com", FamilyTree.Com, (subscription www.ancestry.ca), Registration Number: 010087 Archives of Ontario Microfilm: 4 8 (Reliability: 3).
      Ontario Marriage Index, 1858-1899 Name: Fannie Johnston Spouse Name: George Bennett Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1884 Marriage Place: Beachburg
      Actual Registration: Name: George Bennett Birth Place: Ross Age: 25 res: & b. Ross; bachelor, farmer Estimated Birth Year: abt 1859 Father Name: James Bennett Mother Name: Jane Gregor Spouse Name: Fannie Johnston Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863 Spouse Res & Birth Place: Ross Spouse Father Name: John Johnston Spouse Mother Name: Mary Brown Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1884, St. Andrew's Church, Beachburg; witnesses: J McLaren & A Johnston both Ross; groom Ch of Eng; bride: presby; by R McNabb by license

    10. [S416] Church Record - Marriage Register Presbyterian Church of Canada in Connection with the Church of Scotland Assembling at Ross and Westmeath, County of Renfrew, 1863 - 1902, Marriage Register Presbyterian Church of Canada in Connection with the Church of Scotlan (Ross and Westmeath Townships, Ontario, Canada) (Reliability: 3).
      at St. Andrew's Church, Beachburg, by licence by Robert MacNabb
      Wit: James McLaren, Ross; A Johnston, Ross