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William Brown Bennett

Male 1855 - 1916  (61 years)


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  • Name William Brown Bennett 
    Born 16 Feb 1855  West Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Jun 1916  West Fairfield Cemetery, West Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Jun 1916  Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William Brown Bennett Obituary

      Prominent Contractor Dead

      W. B. Bennett, a native of Ligonier Valley, but of late years a prominent contractor, in East Liberty, succumbed to the effects of a stroke at his home, on Negley Ave., yesterday morning. He had become ill a few days before. Born and reared in the Valley, he engaged in the building trade in Pittsburgh when a young man, and became one fo the city's foremost contractors. He built the East Liberty Y. M. C. A. building, the Hartley building, and other big structures. He leaves a son, William Donald Bennett, and two daughters, Mrs. J. M. Luther and Mrs. H. C. Updegraph, both of the East End. His wife died some years ago. He was 61 years of age. Funderal services will be held at 2:30 o'clock, tomorrow afternoon, in the West Fairfield Church, near New Florence.

      Latrobe Bulletin, 12 Jun 1916
    Person ID I14318  7_families
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2013 

    Father Isaac Bennett,   b. 1 Dec 1818, Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1899, West Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Margaret Brown,   b. 27 Dec 1820, Saint Clair, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1908  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1845  , Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6714  Group Sheet

    Family Alice Lincoln Larned,   b. 8 Dec 1860, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1911, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 20 Aug 1884  , Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Harry Bennett,   b. Oct 1885, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Essie Bennett,   b. Jul 1887, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Donald Bennett,   b. May 1894, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Carrie Bennett,   b. Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F6717  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Feb 1855 - West Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Aug 1884 - , Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Jun 1916 - West Fairfield Cemetery, West Fairfield, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jun 1916 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Bennett Graves map 3 - Rose Hill Cemetery, Mason, Ohio
    Bennett Graves map 3 - Rose Hill Cemetery, Mason, Ohio