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Charles Wellington Bennett

Charles Wellington Bennett

Male 1850 - 1931  (80 years)

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  • Name Charles Wellington Bennett 
    Born 9 Dec 1850  Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Wolf River Township, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Abram Bennett, 40, methodist minister, real estate $3000, property $1000, born in Ohio. Rachael Bennett, 38, born in Ohio. Geo. Bennett, 20, born in Ohio. Celinda Bennett, 16, born in Ohio. Chas. Bennett, 14, born in Ohio. Silas Bennett, 12, born in Ohio. Chas. Bennett, 9, born in Ohio. Mary Bennett, 7, born in Ohio. Robert N. Bennett, 4, born in Ohio. Welington Bennett, 2, born in Kansas.
    Census 1870  Wolf River Township, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Abram Bennett, 51, farmer, real estate $9160, property $2240, born in Ohio. Rachael Bennett, 47, keeping house, born in Ohio. Charles W. Bennett, 19, works on farm, born in Ohio. Robert N. Bennett, 15, works on farm, born in Ohio. David W. Bennett, 13, works on farm, born in Ohio. Mary A. Bennett, 11, born in Kansas. Abram E. Bennett, 8, born in Kansas. Silas Bennett, 23, works on farm, born in Ohio.
    Census 1900  Cleveland, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Charles Bennett, 49, stock farmer, born in Ohio. Sarah E. Bennett, 48, born in Missouri. Maud R. Bennett, 20, born in Kansas. Charles C. Bennett, 18, born in Kansas. Josephine W. Bennett, 5, born in Nebraska.
    Census 1910  Dewey Lake, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Charles C. Bennett, 26, stock rancher, born in Kansas. Charles W. Bennett, 61, stock rancher, born in Ohio. Nellie Bennett, 51, born in Missouri. Josie Bennett, 15, born in Nebraska.
    Census 1920  Cleveland, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Charles W. Bennett, 69, retired, born in Nebraska. Sara Bennett, 61, born in Missouri. Mary S. Cornelius, 84, born in Illinois. Charles C. Bennett, 36, rancher, born in Kansas. Richard Bennett, 1 yr 1 mo, born in Nebraska.
    Census 1930  Cleveland, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Charles C. Bennett, 46, rancher, born in Kansas. Alberta Bennett, 32, born in Nebraska. Richard Bennett, 11, born in Nebraska. Helen Bennett, 7 /12, born in Nebraska. Pauline Bennett, 6 yrs 2 mos, born in Nebraska. Charles W. Bennett, 80, born in United States. Nellie Bennett, 79, born in Missouri.
    Died 18 Aug 1931  Simpson, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Simeon Cemetery, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Nicholas Bennett Sr. and his descendents record book. Dewey Bennett's family
      records. Alpine Utah.

      CENSUS RECORD:

      Charles W. Bennett / Sarah Ellen Cornelius

      not listed on 1880 census in Nebraska.

    • C.W. was born Dec. 9, 1849, in Mason, Ohio. Nellie was born Aug 9, 1855, in Missouri. They were married Aug. 18, 1877. The Bennetts had eight children, four dying in infancy, and Josephine, Minnie Rowley, Maude Williams and Charles C. Josephine died leaving three small children.

      Charles C. "Charlie" moved with his parents from Kansas to Nebraska in 1885. They came by covered wagon with the J. B. Lord and G. M. Davis families and brought 300 head of cattle with them. They were on the road four months arriving at Boardman Springs in early August. The herd was held in that vicinity while log houses were built and hay made for the winter. The Bennetts and Lords remained in the Simeon community for the remainder of their lives.

      With true pioneer spirit, they were helpful in times of sickness and death. C. W. prepared the bodies for burial while Lord made the caskets. Nellie had four years of nurses trainng before her marriage. She devoted 51 years of this service to the community, she afficiated at the birth of 121 babies without the help of a physician.

      C.W. died Aug. 25, 1931 and is buried in the Simeon Cemetery. Nellie died April 8, 1945 in Sitka, Alaska and was buried there.
    Person ID I1439  7_families
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2007 

    Father Abraham Bennett, Reverand, State Senator and Representative,   b. 10 Mar 1819, Lebanon, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1906, Troy, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Rachel Anderson,   b. 3 Dec 1822, Marion, Hancock, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1893, Norway, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 30 Jun 1839  , Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet

    Family Sarah Ellen Cornelius,   b. 9 Aug 1859, , , Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1945, Sitka, Sitka, Alaska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1875  Simeon, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Minnie Ada Bennett,   b. 27 Jun 1877, Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1969, Culver, Jefferson, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +2. Rachel Maude Bennett,   b. 20 Sep 1879, Norway, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Charles Carl Bennett,   b. 1 Oct 1881, Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1964, , , Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. John Bennett,   b. 2 Oct 1883, Simpson, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mary Etta Bennett,   b. 15 Apr 1888, Simeon, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1890, Simeon, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     6. Josephine Violet Bennett,   b. 18 Aug 1894, Simpson, Cherry, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F509  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Dec 1850 - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1875 - Simeon, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Cleveland, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Dewey Lake, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Cleveland, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Cleveland, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Aug 1931 - Simpson, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Simeon Cemetery, Cherry, Nebraska Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Charles Wellington Bennett
    Charles Wellington Bennett

    Documents
    Abram Bennett Property - East Norway, Kansas
    Abram Bennett Property - East Norway, Kansas

    Headstones
    Charles Wellington Bennett
    Charles Wellington Bennett

  • Sources 
    1. [S200] Kansas, Doniphan, Wolf River - 1860 - Federal Census, Kansas, Doniphan, Wolf River Township, (www.ancestry.com), Chas Bennett, 9, born in Ohio (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S290] Kansas, Doniphan, Wolf River - 1870 - Federal Census, Kansas, Doniphan, Wolf River, (www.ancestry.com), Charles W. Bennett, 19, works on farm, born in Ohio (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S19] Nebraska, Cherry, Cleveland - 1900 - Federal Census, Nebraska, Cherry, Cleveland, (www.ancestry.com).

    4. [S20] Nebraska, Cherry, Dewey Lake - 1910 - Federal Census, Nebraska, Cherry, Dewey Lake, (www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S22] Nebraska, Cherry, Cleveland - 1920 - Federal Census, Nebraska, Cherry, Cleveland, (www.ancestry.com).

    6. [S21] Nebraska, Cherry, Cleveland - 1930 - Federal Census, Nebraska, Cherry, Cleveland, (www.ancestry.com).

    7. [S97] Ohio Marriage Records, 1803 - 1924, Ohio Probate Court (Warren County), (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1964. Films #964266 - 964274).

    8. [S165] Ohio Warren County Probate Court, Ohio Probate Court (Warren County), (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1964 Film #0384262), Vol 2, Marriage Record, Abram Bennett - Rachel Anderson, 29 Jun 1839 (Reliability: 4).

    9. [S183] Ohio - Vital records - DAR, Daughters of the American Revolution (Ohio), (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970 Film #859790), Abram Bennett & Rachel Anderson marriage record (Reliability: 4).