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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, O. E. — of Rockville, Bates County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Bates County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, O. R. — of Eastman, Dodge County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Dodge County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Origen — of Chaplin, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chaplin, 1824, 1828, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Orson W. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Village president of Jackson, Michigan, 1849-50; U.S. Consul in Hamburg, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Oscar A. — of Woonsocket, Providence County, R.I. Member of Rhode Island state senate from Woonsocket, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Peggy — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 27-A, 2015-. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bennett, Penny D. — of Missouri. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1996, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Bennett, Perry C. — of Belvidere, Boone County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Peter — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Mayor of Elizabeth, N.J., 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Phil A. See Philip Allen Bennett
  Bennett, Philip Allen (1881-1942) — also known as Philip A. Bennett; Phil A. Bennett — of Buffalo, Dallas County, Mo.; Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born near Buffalo, Dallas County, Mo., March 5, 1881. Republican. Newspaper publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1912; member of Missouri state senate 19th District, 1921-24; U.S. Representative from Missouri 6th District, 1941-42; defeated, 1922 (16th District), 1932 (at-large), 1938 (6th District); died in office 1942; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1925-29; candidate in primary for Governor of Missouri, 1928. Christian. Member, Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in Washington, D.C., December 7, 1942 (age 61 years, 277 days). Interment at Hazelwood Cemetery, Springfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Marion F. Bennett and Mary (O'Bannon) Bennett; married, May 16, 1912, to Bertha Tinsley; father of Marion Tinsley Bennett (1914-2000).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bennett, Philo — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, R. H. — of Mason, Warren County, Ohio. Mayor of Mason, Ohio, 1868-74. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Ralph — American candidate for Wisconsin state assembly 3rd District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Bennett, Ralph C. — of New Brighton, Beaver County, Pa. Republican. Chair of Beaver County Republican Party, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Ray C. — of Yuma, Yuma County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Reece See W. Reece Bennett
  Bennett, Reginald S. — of Asbury Park, Monmouth County, N.J. Mayor of Asbury Park, N.J., 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Reuben A. — of Upper Peninsula (unknown county), Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Dickinson District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Richard — of Grand Forks County, N.Dak. Delegate to North Dakota state constitutional convention from Grand Forks County, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Richard A. — of Oxford, Oxford County, Maine. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1994; member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 2008; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Richard D. — of Baltimore County, Md. Republican. U.S. Attorney for Maryland, 1991-93; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Maryland, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Bennett, Richard G. — of Tuckahoe, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Tuckahoe, N.Y., 1897-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Richard M. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Richard O. — of Branchville, Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Branchville, Conn., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Risden Tyler (1840-1913) — of North Carolina. Born in Wadesboro, Anson County, N.C., June 18, 1840. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1872-74; delegate to North Carolina state constitutional convention, 1875; superior court judge in North Carolina, 1880-82; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1883-87 (at-large 1883-85, 6th District 1885-87). Died in Wadesboro, Anson County, N.C., July 21, 1913 (age 73 years, 33 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Anson County, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bennett, Robert Arthur — of Brentwood, Williamson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Robert Foster (1933-2016) — also known as Robert F. Bennett — of Utah. Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, September 18, 1933. Republican. U.S. Senator from Utah, 1992-. Mormon. Died May 4, 2016 (age 82 years, 229 days). Interment at Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of Wallace Foster Bennett (1898-1993).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Bennett, Robert Frederick (1927-2000) — also known as Robert F. Bennett; Bob Bennett — of Prairie Village, Johnson County, Kan.; Overland Park, Johnson County, Kan. Born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., May 23, 1927. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; lawyer; mayor of Prairie Village, Kan., 1957-65; member of Kansas state senate, 1965-75; Governor of Kansas, 1975-79; defeated, 1978. Protestant. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Optimist Club; Freemasons. Died, of lung cancer, at St. Joseph's Health Center, Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., October 9, 2000 (age 73 years, 139 days). Interment at Corinth Cemetery, Prairie Village, Kan.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Robert H. — of Louisville, Barbour County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Robert L., Jr. — of Montgomery County, Md. American candidate for Maryland state senate District 3-B, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Bennett, Robert T. (born c.1939) — also known as Bob Bennett — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born about 1939. Republican. Member of Ohio Republican State Central Committee, 1974-; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1976, 1984, 1988, 1992, 2000, 2004, 2008; Ohio Republican state chair, 1988-. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Roberta B. — of Reseda, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, Roger A., Sr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 47th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Bennett, Roger F. (born c.1937) — of Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio. Born about 1937. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Bennett, Roy C. — of Steuben County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Steuben County 2nd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.


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