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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, C. — of Livingston County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, C. — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 10, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bennett, C. S. — of Toshes, Pittsylvania County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, C. W. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah Territory, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Caleb Prew (1758-1836) — of Delaware. Born in Chester County, Pa., November 11, 1758. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; New Castle County Treasurer, 1807-33; Governor of Delaware, 1833-36; died in office 1836. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., May 9, 1836 (age 77 years, 180 days). Interment at Friends Burial Ground, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Bennett and Elizabeth (Prew) Wiley Bennett; married, April 5, 1792, to Catherine Britton; grandnephew of Daniel Boone.
  Bennett, Calvin J. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Charlevoix District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Cassius C. (b. 1856) — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore.; Pierre, Hughes County, S.Dak. Born in Vermont, February 4, 1856. Republican. Banker; member of South Dakota state senate 24th District, 1895-96, 1903-04. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Knights of Pythias; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Modern Woodmen of America. Burial location unknown.
Charles Bennett Bennett, Charles (1838-1903) — of Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich. Born in Waterloo, Seneca County, N.Y., October, 1838. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; furniture manufacturer; banker; mayor of Charlotte, Mich., 1880. Methodist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich., November 21, 1903 (age 65 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 7, 1865, to Mary Myers.
  Image source: Past and Present of Eaton County, Michigan (1906)
  Bennett, Charles Edward (1910-2003) — also known as Charles E. Bennett — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Born in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., December 2, 1910. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1941-42; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1949-93 (2nd District 1949-67, 3rd District 1967-93). Christian. Member, Disabled American Veterans; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Lions; Jaycees. Died in Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla., September 6, 2003 (age 92 years, 278 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Charles Edward (1914-1987) — also known as Charles E. Bennett — of Denver, Colo. Born in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., November 14, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; president, Sally Lou Food Co.; vice-president, Tasty Foods Inc.; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1948-50; member of Colorado state senate, 1958. Presbyterian. Member, Phi Alpha Delta; Beta Theta Pi; Humane Society; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Reserve Officers Association. Died July 22, 1987 (age 72 years, 250 days). Interment at Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Married, October 20, 1940, to Sylvia Patricia Mason.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Charles F. — of Casa Grande, Pinal County, Ariz. Born in Arkansas. Republican. Postmaster at Casa Grande, Ariz., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Charles Goodwin (1863-1914) — also known as Charles G. Bennett — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., December 11, 1863. Republican. Lawyer; banker; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1895-99; defeated, 1892, 1898; Secretary of the U.S. Senate, 1900-12. Member, Union League. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., May 25, 1914 (age 50 years, 165 days). Interment at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George C. Bennett (1818?-?); married to Marie Louise Floyd-Smith (died 1913); married 1914 to Marguerite Tennant.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Charles J. — of Mt. Joy, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Mt. Joy, Pa., 1935-49 (acting, 1935-36). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Charles J., Jr. — of Mt. Joy, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Mt. Joy, Pa., 1949-53 (acting, 1949-50). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Charles L. — of Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1942; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Charles P. (1861-1909) — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Westerly, Washington County, R.I., October 11, 1861. Republican. Secretary of state of Rhode Island, 1894-1909; died in office 1909. Died August 25, 1909 (age 47 years, 318 days). Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Charles R. — of Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for supervisor of Grosse Pointe Township, Michigan, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Charles R. — of Sulphur, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Charles W. — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Chauncey C. — of Broome County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Broome County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Christopher — Libertarian. Candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Clara P. — of Litchfield, Montgomery County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Clarence — of Bellaire, Antrim County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Antrim County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Bennett, Clarence H. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Mayor of Jackson, Mich., 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Clement W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Colin D. — Green. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 33rd District, 2008, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Bennett, Collin — Republican. Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Bennett, Connie See Gordon Davis Bennett
  Bennett, Cornelius — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Mayor of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Coswell (d. 1894) — Judge, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1886-94; died in office 1894. Died August 9, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Crystal R. — of Dolton, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Dolton, Ill., 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Bennett, D. O. See David Olney Bennett
  Bennett, D. S. — of Kentucky. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky at-large, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Dan See Daniel V. Bennett
  Bennett, Daniel H. — of Indiana. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Daniel M. — of Bridgeville, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania. Republican. Postmaster at Bridgeville, Pa., 1901-16. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Daniel V. — also known as Dan Bennett — of Bellaire, Antrim County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, David H. — of Yarmouth, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Cumberland County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, David Olney (1843-1904) — also known as D. O. Bennett — of Clark, Clark County, S.Dak.; Garden City, Clark County, S.Dak. Born January 10, 1843. Republican. Member of South Dakota state senate 29th District, 1893-96. Died April 16, 1904 (age 61 years, 97 days). Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, David Smith (1811-1894) — also known as David S. Bennett — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born near Camillus, Onondaga County, N.Y., May 3, 1811. Republican. Member of New York state senate 31st District, 1866-67; U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1869-71. Died in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., November 6, 1894 (age 83 years, 187 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bennett, Donald — of Athens, Henderson County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Bennett, Doug — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


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