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Andrew Jackson Bennett

Andrew Jackson Bennett

Male 1837 - 1908  (71 years)

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  • Name Andrew Jackson Bennett 
    Born 9 Aug 1837  Mason, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  Turtle Creek, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Nicholas Bennett: Males: 1 under 5, 1- 10 to 15, 1 - 15 to 20, 1 -50 to 60. Females: 2 - 5 to 10, 1 - 10 to 15, 1 - 30 to 40.
    Census 1850  Deerfield Township, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Nicholas Bennett, 64, farmer, real estate $8600, born in Pennsylvania. Rachel Bennett, 46, born in Pennyslvania. Nancy Bennett, 19, born in Ohio. Hiram Bennett, 21, farmer, born in Ohio. Adra Bennett, 16, born in Ohio. Jackson Bennett, 14, born in Ohio. Hannah Bennett, 10, born in Ohio.
    Census 1860  Wayne, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1870  Mason, Deerfield, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1880  Deerfield, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Andrew J. Bennett, 42, carpenter, born in Ohio. Catharine J. Bennett, 38, born in Ohio.
    Census 1900  Center, Boone, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Sep 1908  Vernon, Jennings, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Sep 1908  North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Civil War- Co C, 2nd Kansas Cavalry

      Book Vernon Cemetary Records, Jennings County, Indiana. Probate Records (F
      49507 pt 7 p 408).


      Andrew Jackson Bennett served in Co., C 2nd Kansas Cavalry.

      Andrew married (2) MICHAELS, Cather J. 1 Sep, 1858.

      Information for 1st wife, Rowena, was found in Probate Records (F 49507 pt 7
      p408).

      Andrew J. Bennett
      A Former Mason Man, Died at His Home in Vernon, Ind.

      Andrew J. Bennett was born near Mason August 9, 1837, and departed this life September 12, 1908, age 71 years, 1 month and three days. He was married to Catherine J Michael in 1858, who after a half century spent under his loving protection and kindly care survives him.

      In 1862 he enlisted in the 2nd Kansas Calvery and served as a Union soldier thruout the civil war. After the close of the war he became a railroad engineer on the Southern railroad and followed that calling until about ten years ago when he removed to Lebanon, Ind, and engaged in the contracting business. In 1903 he and his wife removed to Vernon where he made his home until his death, and the entire population of the town testify to his sterling qualities and mourn for "Uncle Jack," as he was affectionaly known.

      Andrew Jackson Bennett, second son of Nicholas and Rachel Bennett, was born in Warren county, Ohio, August 9, 1837, and died September 12, 1908. He was married to Catherine J. Michaels, September 1, 1858. Jackson Bennett served his country in the war of the Rebellion, being a private in Co. C. 2nd Kansas Calvary. After the war he lived in various places in Ohio and Indiana, departing this life at North Vernon, Jennings County, Indiana.

      Taken from "History and Record of Nicholas Bennett Sr. and His Discendants".
    Person ID I3481  7_families
    Last Modified 25 Oct 2009 

    Father Nicholas Bennett,   b. 19 Aug 1786, Ligonier Valley, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1852, Mason, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Rachel Anderson,   b. 25 Jun 1804, , Lancaster, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1881, Mason, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1827  Mason, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine J. Michaels,   b. 3 Apr 1841, , Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Vernon, Jennings, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 Sep 1858 
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F1786  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Aug 1837 - Mason, Warren, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - Turtle Creek, Warren, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Deerfield Township, Warren, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Mason, Deerfield, Warren, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Deerfield, Warren, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Center, Boone, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Sep 1908 - Vernon, Jennings, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Sep 1908 - North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Andrew Jackson Bennett Military Headstone
    Andrew Jackson Bennett Military Headstone
    Andrew Jackson and Catherine Michaels Bennett Headstone
    Andrew Jackson and Catherine Michaels Bennett Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S207] Ohio, Warren, Turtle Creek Township - 1840 - Federal Census, Ohio, Warren, Turtle Creek Township, (www.ancestry.com).

    2. [S208] Ohio, Warren, Deerfield - 1850 - Federal Census, Ohio, Warren, Deerfield, (www.ancestry.com), Jackson Bennett, 14, born in Ohio (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S9] Kansas, Doniphan, Wayne - 1860 - Federal Census, Kansas, Doniphan, Wayne, (www.ancestry.com).

    4. [S212] Ohio, Warren, Mason - 1870 - Federal Census, Ohio, Warren, Mason, (www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S245] Ohio, Warren, Deerfield - 1880 - Federal Census, Ohio, Warren, Deerfield, (www.familysearch.org).

    6. [S10] Indiana, Boone, Center - 1900 - Federal Census, Indiana, Boone, Center, (www.ancestry.com).

    7. [S171] Ohio, Warren County - Marriages 1803 - 1924, Ohio Probate Court (Warren County), (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1964), I: 328 (Reliability: 4).

    8. [S182] Ohio, Warren - Vital records - Marriages, Ohio. Probate Court (Warren County), (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1964), Marriage record, Bennett, Nicholas - Anderson, Rachel, 5 Oct 1827 (Reliability: 4).

    9. [S165] Ohio Warren County Probate Court, Ohio Probate Court (Warren County), (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1964 Film #0384262), Marriage record, Nicholas Bennett - Rachel Anderson, 4 Oct 1827 (Reliability: 4).