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Otto Eugene Bennett

Otto Eugene Bennett

Male 1896 - 1950  (54 years)

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  • Name Otto Eugene Bennett 
    Born 3 Jan 1896  Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Robert Bennett, 44, farmer, born in Ohio. Rosa C. Bennett, 39, born in Utah. Silas Bennett, 18, born in Utah. Ada Bennett, 17, born in Utah. Libbie Bennett, 15, born in Utah. Mark Bennett, 11, born in Utah. James Bennett, 8, born in Utah. Otto Bennett, 4, born in Utah. Ethel Bennett, 8 months, born in Utah.
    Census 1910  Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Robert Bennett, 55, farmer, born in Ohio. Rose Bennett, 49, born in Utah - father born in England, mother born in France. James Bennett, 18, farm laborer, born in Utah. Otto Bennett, 14, born in Utah. Ethell Bennett, 10, born in Utah.
    Census 1920  Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Robert N. Bennett, 64, farmer, born in Ohio. Otto E. Bennett, 24, laborer, born in Utah. Frank Bennett, 11, grandson, born in Utah. Bert Bennett, 9, grandson, born in Utah.
    Census 1930  Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Frank Lamb, 48, farmer, born in California. Elizabeth Lamb, 26, born in Utah. Golda Drew, 16, born in Utah. Robert Drew, 10, born in Utah. Otto Bennett, 24, miner, born in Utah.
    Died 22 Dec 1950  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Obituary of Otto Eugene Bennett

      World War I Vet Buried Tue. In Alpine Plot

      Otto Eugene Bennett, 54, native of Alpine, died in the Veteran's hospital in Salt Lake City, Friday at 3:30 a.m. from a long standing illness. He had been confined to the hospital since August.

      Funeral services were conducted in the Anderson and Sons Mortuary Tuesday at 12 noon under the direction of Stanley D. Roberts, bishop of the Second ward. "No Night There" was sung by Mrs. Van A. Vance who was accompanied by Mrs. Richard Deveraux. Following the invocation by Walter B. Devey, Mrs. Elry Wild read a biographical sketch.

      Only speaker was President Edward W. Burgess who told of his long acquaintance with the deceased and discussed the resurrection.

      Ross Burgess, accompanied by his wife, sang "Hold Thou My Hand". The benediction was pronounced by Melvin E. Dunkley and Henry E. McNeill dedicated the grave in teh Alpine cemetery.

      Full military honors were recorded the deceased under the direction fo Charles Brooks, commander of Post 49, American Legion. The flag was folded by Commander Brooks and Clark L. Tolton, first vice commanders, and presented to the next of kin by Mr. McNeill, post Chaplin. George E. Graff, second vice commander, was in charge of the firing squad which included: Kenneth Taylor, Kay Walton, David Green and Melvin E. Dunkley Jr. Taps were played by John Van Wagoner and Dick Bate.

      Mr. Bennett was born Jan. 3, 1896, in Alpine, a son of Robert N. and Rosa Logie Bennett. He had never married.

      A veteran of World War I, he was on the boat to sail for France when the 1918 armistice was signed and his company were returned home. He has been employed by the Utah construction company.

      Surviving are a sister and brother, Mrs. Elizabeth Drew, American Fork, and Silas Bennett, Alpine.

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      Name: Otto Eugene Bennett
      Death Date: 22 December, 1950
      State file number: 1950004927
      Gender: Male
      Age: 54
      County of Death: Salt Lake
    Buried 26 Dec 1950  Alpine City Cemetery, Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Otto wrote poetry and was a published author. He also wrote the words to several songs, two of which, 'The Trapper's Song' and 'My Western Girl' were published in New York City by 'Frank Harding Music Publisher' Company.
    Person ID I466   7_families
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2007 

    Father Robert Nicholas Bennett,   b. 27 Aug 1855, Lebanon, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1924, American Fork, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Rosa Clara Logie,   b. 8 Sep 1861, American Fork, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1918, Alpine, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1878  American Fork, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Photos
    Alpine, Utah
    Alpine, Utah
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jan 1896 - Alpine, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Alpine, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Alpine, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Alpine, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Alpine, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Dec 1950 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Dec 1950 - Alpine City Cemetery, Alpine, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Otto Bennett
    Otto Bennett
    Otto Bennett
    Otto Bennett
    Robert and Rosa Logie Bennett with sons Mark, James and Otto
    Robert and Rosa Logie Bennett with sons Mark, James and Otto
    Alpine Mercantile - Alpine, Utah
    Alpine Mercantile - Alpine, Utah
    Otto Bennett in 1927
    Otto Bennett in 1927

    Documents
    Otto Eugene Bennett Death Certificate
    Otto Eugene Bennett Death Certificate
    Otto Bennett Obituary
    Otto Bennett Obituary
    Otto Bennett Death Announcement
    Otto Bennett Death Announcement
    Otto Bennett Death Notice
    Otto Bennett Death Notice

    Headstones
    Otto Bennett headstone
    Otto Bennett headstone
    Bennett & Drew graves
    Bennett & Drew graves
    Located on the Bennett / Drew plot in Alpine, Utah.
    Otto Bennett headstone
    Otto Bennett headstone

    Albums
    Bennett Family
    Bennett Family (142)
    Documents and items associated with the descendants of William and Adra Ann Britton Bennett

  • Sources 
    1. [S167] Utah, Utah, Alpine - Alpine Cemetery, Utah, Utah County, Alpine Cemetery, Otto E. Bennett, tombstone, born 3 Jan 1896, died 22 Dec 1950 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S89] Utah Death Index, 1905 - 1951, State of Utah, (www.ancestry.com).

    3. [S197] Utah, Utah, Alpine - 1900 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Alpine, (www.ancestry.com), Otto Bennett, 4, born Jan 1896 in Utah (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S196] Utah, Utah, Alpine - 1910 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Alpine, (www.ancestry.com), Otto Bennett, 14, born in Utah (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S192] Utah, Utah, Alpine - 1920 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Alpine, (www.ancestry.com), Otto E. Bennett, 24, farmer (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S193] Utah, Utah, Alpine - 1930 - Federal Census, Utah, Utah, Alpine, (www.ancestry.com), Otto Bennett, 34, born in Utah, miner (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S37] Utah, Utah, American Fork - 1924 - Robert Nicholas Bennett Death Certificate, State of Utah. Department of Health., (1924, certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew).