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Bennett, G to I

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, Mrs. G. E. — of Louisville, Winston County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, G. G. See Granville Gaylord Bennett
  Bennett, G. Vernon See Guy Vernon Bennett
  Bennett, Gary — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 9th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Bennett, Gary L. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 15th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Bennett, Gaye — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, George — of Kenosha, Kenosha County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1859; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, George — of Monticello, Sullivan County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, George — of Sweetwater, Nolan County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, George — of Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, George — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Bennett, George C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Newspaper editor; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1872, 1874; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1874; Brooklyn Commissioner of City Works; indicted, along with John W. Flaherty, in December 1878, for conspiracy to defraud the city of $50,000; tried in 1879 and convicted; fined $250; the conviction was reversed on appeal; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Charles Goodwin Bennett (1863-1914).
  Bennett, George E. — of Ravenswood, Jackson County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Ravenswood, W.Va., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Mrs. George H. — of Berrien Springs, Berrien County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1957. Female. Still living as of 1957.
  Bennett, George L. — of Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Charlotte, Mich.; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, George N. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 21st District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Bennett, George P. (1864-1932) — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Born April 12, 1864. Republican. Merchant; member of South Dakota state senate, 1901-02, 1919-24 (39th District 1901-02, 40th District 1919-24). Died December 29, 1932 (age 68 years, 261 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Rapid City, S.Dak.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Gerald — also known as Jerry Bennett — of Lincoln County, Mont. Republican. Member of Montana state house of representatives 1st District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Bennett, Gerald R. — of Palos Hills, Cook County, Ill. Mayor of Palos Hills, Ill., 2005-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Bennett, Gina L. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Gordon See Joseph Gordon Bennett
  Bennett, Gordon Davis (1911-2001) — also known as Gordon Bennett; Connie Bennett — of Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa. Born in Hedrick, Keokuk County, Iowa, March 21, 1911. Mayor of Ottumwa, Iowa, 1962-66. Died, in Ottumwa Regional Health Center, Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa, November 15, 2001 (age 90 years, 239 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Near Ollie, Keokuk County, Iowa.
  Bennett, Grant R. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Texas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Granville Gaylord (1833-1910) — also known as G. G. Bennett — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Born near Bloomingburg, Fayette County, Ohio, October 9, 1833. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1865-67; member of Iowa state senate, 1867-71; justice of Dakota territorial supreme court, 1875-78; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Dakota Territory, 1879-81; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1900. Died in Hot Springs, Fall River County, S.Dak., June 28, 1910 (age 76 years, 262 days). Interment at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Deadwood, S.Dak.
  Bennett County, S.Dak. may have been named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Guy Vernon (b. 1880) — also known as G. Vernon Bennett — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Waverly, Bremer County, Iowa, February 17, 1880. Democrat. Lawyer; superintendent of schools; university professor; member of California Democratic State Central Committee, 1938-40, 1948; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940. Methodist. Member, Kiwanis; Freemasons; Phi Delta Kappa. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, H. L. — of Parsons, Tucker County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Tucker County Democratic Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hal — Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 21st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hale See A. Hale Bennett
  Bennett, Harmon — of New Lisbon, Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 18th District, 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harmon — of Norwich, Chenango County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Norwich, N.Y., 1861-69. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harold Bob — of Bryan, Brazos County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Bennett, Harold R. — of Bell, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Bell, Calif., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Bennett, Harris — of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harry — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harry J. — of Newington, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Newington, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harry P. — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Resolutions Committee; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harry T. — of Des Plaines, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Des Plaines, Illinois, 1923-25. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Harry W. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Indianapolis, Ind., 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hendley Stone (1807-1891) — of Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss.; Paris, Lamar County, Tex.; Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn. Born near Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn., April 7, 1807. Democrat. Circuit judge in Mississippi, 1846-54; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 2nd District, 1855-57; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Died in Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn., December 15, 1891 (age 84 years, 252 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Franklin, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bennett, Henry (1808-1868) — of New Berlin, Chenango County, N.Y. Born in New Lisbon, Otsego County, N.Y., September 29, 1808. U.S. Representative from New York, 1849-59 (22nd District 1849-53, 21st District 1853-59). Died in New Berlin, Chenango County, N.Y., May 10, 1868 (age 59 years, 224 days). Interment at St. Andrews' Cemetery, New Berlin, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bennett, Henry See J. Henry Bennett
  Bennett, Henry — of Thayer, Oregon County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Oregon County Democratic Party, 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Henry D. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Ann Arbor, Mich., 1853-61. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Henry S. — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Evansville, Ind., 1883-85, 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Herman — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hiram — of Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1827, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hiram — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hiram D. — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Nantes, 1879-85; U.S. Vice Consul in Nantes, 1885-1914. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Homer — of Medina, Medina County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Homer D. — of Clarksville, Greene County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Bennett, Hosea — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Howard See L. Howard Bennett
  Bennett, Hubert — of Cookeville, Putnam County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hunter M. — Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Hunter M., Jr. — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 13th District, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, I. E. — of Plano, Kendall County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Irene — of Lansdowne, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Bennett, Isaac — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1878 (Socialist, 6th District), 1894 (Socialist Labor, 14th District). Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Isham S. — of Wayne County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1929-31. Burial location unknown.


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