Bennett Family History
Amos Bennett was born about 1750, Yorkshire, England.
His son Thomas Bennett was born in Yorkshire England & died in Cork County Ireland.
Thomas's sons children are:
Andrew Bennett(1797-1865) was born in Schull, Cork Co. Ireland came to Quebec Canada.
Andrew's son Charles Bennett (1838- 1920) was born in Quebec and died in NW Missouri.
His son Andrew (1883-1987) lived his entire life in NW Missouri.
An aerial view of the Bennett home place can be viewed here.
His son Curtis (known as J.C.) (1905-1985) lived his entire life in NW Missouri.
Wilton (1936-1991) -Married Neva Rosbrugh, had 2 daughters Marcia, a Public Relations Executive, and Melinda a school teacher, and a son Max who is in construction. Wilton was a land appraiser, and entrepreneur.
John - Married Helen Gossett. and they have 2 sons, Craig is a Coast Guard Officer, and David is in Civil Service. John had a career as an Army Officer and in Civil Service in Combat Developments.
The surrounding area where the Bennetts lived in NW Missouri is known as Empire Prairie.
For over a hundred years the Bennett family attended the Star Chapel Methodist Church.
Go here to read about some of the history of NW Missouri including great plagues, tornados etc.
the Bennett family tree on World Connect
Current Family Picture Album
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