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BENNETT (Soundex B530) — See also BENET, BENETT, BENN, BENNET, BENNETTE, BENNETTS, BENNITT, BENTE, BINET, BINNETTE, BONNETT, BUNNETT, DENNETT, JENNETT, JENNETTE, KENNETT, KENNETTE, NETT, SENNETT, STENNETT, TEBBEN.

  Bennett, A. Fay See Albert Fay Bennett
  Bennett, A. Hale — of Canterbury, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Canterbury, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, A. K. — of Virginia City, Madison County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, A. L. — of Denver, Colo. Honorary Consul for Japan in Denver, Colo., 1909-14. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, A. M. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, A. W. — of Winona County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 8, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bennett, A. W. — of Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Glendale, Ariz., 1910-14. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Abel — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Mayor of Binghamton, N.Y., 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Abraham — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Abraham H. — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Postmaster at Penn Yan, N.Y., 1834-41. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Ada M. — of Miles City, Custer County, Mont. Postmaster at Miles City, Mont., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Adrianne L. — of Virginia Beach, Va. Democrat. Candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 21st District, 2011. Female. Still living as of 2011.
  Bennett, Al See Albert L. Bennett
  Bennett, Albert — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Albert Fay (b. 1893) — also known as A. Fay Bennett — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Clinton, Oneida County, N.Y., September 21, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948. Catholic. African ancestry. Member, American Legion; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Albert L. — also known as Al Bennett — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972, 1980; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 29th District, 1974-83. Still living as of 1983.
  Bennett, Alden I. — of Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Tuscarawas County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Alden I. — of Beloit, Rock County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1858-61. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Alfred Homer (b. 1965) — Born in Ennis, Ellis County, Tex., 1965. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas, 2015-. African ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Bennett, Alfred S. (b. 1854) — of The Dalles, Wasco County, Ore. Born in Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, June 10, 1854. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; circuit judge in Oregon, 1882-84; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1916; justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1919-20; resigned 1920. Member, Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas M. Bennett and Zylpha Ann (Finnell) Bennett; married, November 7, 1887, to Mary McCauley.
  Bennett, Alfred S. (born c.1859) — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Born in England, about 1859. Republican. Merchant; first selectman of Cheshire, Connecticut, 1899-1901, 1911-20; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire; elected 1902, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Alicia — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, Alvis S. — of Hartford, Ohio County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 21st District, 1940-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Andrew J. — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Chautauqua County Democratic Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Ann P. — of Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Ann Priester — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Bennett, Arthur — Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Arthur C. — of Canterbury, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Canterbury; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Arthur W. — of Jewett City, Griswold, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Bennett, Asa — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 3rd District, 1919-22. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Asahel H. — of Winchester, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1852-54. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Asahel H. — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. District judge in Iowa 14th District, 1857-58; mayor of Davenport, Iowa, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Atwood See L. Atwood Bennett
  Bennett, B. E. — of Wadesboro, Anson County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Anson County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Bement — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Benjamin — of West Branch, Ogemaw County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1904; candidate for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Bernard S. — of Orford, Grafton County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Orford, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Bert — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Bennett, Bill See William John Bennett
  Bennett, Blanche Reed (1895-1977) — also known as Blanche R. Bennett; Blanche May Reed — of Sussex County, Del. Born in Sussex County, Del., May 19, 1895. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 1st District, 1950. Female. Died in Milford, Sussex County, Del., July 9, 1977 (age 82 years, 51 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Milford, Del.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles Erasmus Reed (1870-1942) and Lillie May (Dodd) Reed (1877-1949); married 1917 to Elmer Crerar Bennett (1893-1975).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Bob See Robert Frederick Bennett
  Bennett, Bob See Robert T. Bennett
  Bennett, Bob — of Kaysville, Davis County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Bobbi Joan — of Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 27th District, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Bennett, Brayton S. — of Polk County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 62, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bennett, Bruce — Arkansas state attorney general, 1957; indicted in 1969 on fraud and conspiracy charges over his relationship with the bankrupt Arkansas Loan and Thrift Corporation. Still living as of 1969.
  Bennett, Bruce A. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 49th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Bennett, Bruce C. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Right To Life candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 2002; Republican candidate for New York state assembly 4th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Bryce — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Bryce — of Missoula County, Mont. Democrat. Member of Montana state house of representatives 92nd District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Bennett, Burton Ellsworth (1863-1929) — also known as Burton E. Bennett — of Seattle, King County, Wash.; Sitka, Alaska. Born in North Brookfield, Madison County, N.Y., April 17, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Alaska Territory, 1895-98. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1929 (age about 66 years). Interment at Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Rhoades Bennett and Mary Hill (Loomis) Bennett.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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