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Bennett, K to N

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, Ken (b. 1959) — of Prescott, Yavapai County, Ariz. Born in Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., August 1, 1959. Republican. Member of Arizona state senate 1st District, 1999-2006; secretary of state of Arizona, 2009-15; candidate in primary for Governor of Arizona, 2014; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Arizona 1st District, 2016. Mormon. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Married 1982 to Jeanne Tenney.
  See also Wikipedia article — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Bennett, Killam — Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Kirt (born c.1968) — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Born about 1968. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Bennett, L. Atwood — of Wicomico County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate from Wicomico County, 1916-18. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, L. B. — of Worthington, Nobles County, Minn. Postmaster at Worthington, Minn., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, L. Howard — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Bennett, L. L. — of Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Excelsior Springs, Mo., 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Bennett, Lawrence E. — U.S. Vice Consul General in Bangkok, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Lawrence E. — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 96th District, 1983-94. Still living as of 1994.
  Bennett, Lee A. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Presque Isle District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Leland M. — of Broome County, N.Y. Socialist candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 1st District, 1937; candidate for New York state senate 40th District, 1938 (Socialist), 1940 (American Labor). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Leo E. — of Muskogee, Creek Nation County, Indian Territory (now Muskogee County, Okla.). Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Indian Territory, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Leonard D. — of South Lyon, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1952; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1957. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Leslie J. — of Colorado. Secretary of state of Colorado, 1944-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Leslie Thompson (1910-1977) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Richmond, Madison County, Ky., August 10, 1910. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for Hawaii state house of representatives, 1959. Member, American Bar Association. Died in August, 1977 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Neale Bennett and Mary (Thomson) Bennett; married, January 12, 1946, to Doris Christine Emery.
  Bennett, Mrs. Lewis — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Lin C. — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Lola — of Alameda, Alameda County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Bennett, Loren N. (b. 1951) — of Canton, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 17, 1951. Republican. Member of Michigan state senate 8th District, 1995-; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 2002; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Bennett, Louis — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1916 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Louis — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1939-48 (Bronx County 7th District 1939-44, Bronx County 8th District 1945-48); member of New York state senate 26th District, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Lucinda — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Bennett, Luke J., Jr. — of Takoma Park, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Takoma Park, Md., 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, M. — of South Berwick Junction, South Berwick, York County, Maine. Postmaster at South Berwick Junction, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, M. A. — of near Jackson Springs, Montgomery County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Montgomery County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, M. M. — of Yankton, Yankton County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, M. V. B. — of Columbus, Cherokee County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1880 (Convention Vice-President). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Martin Van Buren
  Bennett, Mack — of Normangee, Lee County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Marcellus R. — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk; elected 1908; defeated, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, March G. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eleventh Suffolk District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Marie — of Lewisville, Lafayette County, Ark. Republican. Chair of Lafayette County Republican Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Bennett, Marion Tinsley (1914-2000) — also known as Marion T. Bennett — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo.; Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Buffalo, Dallas County, Mo., June 6, 1914. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 6th District, 1943-49; defeated, 1948; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1972-82; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1982-86; took senior status 1986. Methodist. Member, Exchange Club; Delta Theta Phi. Co-author of the G.I. Bill of Rights. Died, of complications from a stroke, in Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, Alexandria, Va., September 6, 2000 (age 86 years, 92 days). Interment at Hazelwood Cemetery, Springfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Philip Allen Bennett (1881-1942); married to June Young.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile
  Bennett, Marjorie C. — of Bethlehem, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Bennett, Mark W. (b. 1950) — of Iowa. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., June 4, 1950. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Iowa, 1994-. Still living as of 2000.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Bennett, Mark W. — Libertarian. Candidate for Judge of Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Bennett, Marshall — of Mississippi. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, Martin — of Ellenton, Manatee County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Bennett, Martin L. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Mary — of Ormond Beach, Volusia County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Bennett, Mary A. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Mayor of Jackson, Mich., 1966-67. Female. Still living as of 1967.
  Bennett, Mary H. — of New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Milford, 1926. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Maxine — of River Pines, Amador County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
Michael E. Bennett Bennett, Michael E. — of Aberdeen, Harford County, Md. Born in Madison, Jefferson County, Ind. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; fire chief; state police trooper; mayor of Aberdeen, Md., 2007-. Still living as of 2014.
  Image source: City of Aberdeen
  Bennett, Miles W. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Milo Lyman (c.1790-1868) — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn., about 1790. Lawyer; justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1839-59. Died in Taunton, Bristol County, Mass., July 7, 1868 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, N. W. — of Clio, Marlboro County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Nancy — of Plainfield, Hendricks County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Nathan L. H. — of Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Bennett, Nathaniel (c.1809-1886) — of California. Born about 1809. Member of California state senate, 1849; justice of California state supreme court, 1849-51. Died in San Francisco, Calif., April 20, 1886 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Neville — of Clio, Marlboro County, S.C. Democrat. South Carolina Democratic state chair, 1955; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Mrs. Neville — of Clio, Marlboro County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Bennett, Norman — of Marshall, Clark County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1908; member of Illinois Democratic State Central Committee, 1938. Burial location unknown.


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