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Bennett, S to T

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, S. A. — of Corry, Erie County, Pa. Mayor of Corry, Pa., 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, S. J. See Silas J. Bennett
  Bennett, S. L. — of Robinson, Crawford County, Ill. Postmaster at Robinson, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, S. S. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Salendon — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 6th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Samuel (d. 1848) — of Monmouth County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1848; died in office 1848. Died in 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Samuel — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state senate 6th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bennett, Samuel — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Sedgewick R. — of Dover, Morris County, N.J. Mayor of Dover, N.J., 1887-91. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Shannon — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, Sherwood S. — of Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Silas J. (b. 1874) — also known as S. J. Bennett — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Born in Surry County, N.C., August 21, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Forsyth County, 1913-14. Member, Junior Order; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Stanley — of Salem, Washington County, Ind. Democrat. Mayor of Salem, Ind.; elected 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Bennett, Stephen B. — of Pittston, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Pittston, Pa., 1885-90. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Stephen O. — of Raymond, Racine County, Wis. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1850; member of Wisconsin state senate 17th District, 1851-52. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Sterling D. (b. 1888) — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Born in Pocahontas, Randolph County, Ark., February 24, 1888. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas, 1931-36; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1936. Christian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Swan Bennett and Sarah J. (Pratt) Bennett; married, March 6, 1911, to Avie Shaver.
  Bennett, Steve See Steven Bennett
  Bennett, Steven — also known as Steve Bennett — of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1996 (alternate), 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, Sue — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Susan — of New Haven, Addison County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Bennett, T. B. (d. 1933) — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Mayor of Muskegon, Mich., 1920. Died in Spring Lake, Ottawa County, Mich., March 28, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, T. W. — of Garner's Station (now Garner), Wake County, N.C. Postmaster at Garner's Station, N.C., 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Tap See William Tapley Bennett, Jr.
  Bennett, Tapley, Jr. See William Tapley Bennett, Jr.
  Bennett, Tevis — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 34th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Bennett, Theodore A. — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bennett, Thomas (1781-1865) — of South Carolina. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., August 14, 1781. Architect; banker; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1804-06, 1808-10, 1812-18; Speaker of the South Carolina State House of Representatives, 1814-18; intendant of Charleston, South Carolina, 1812-13; member of South Carolina state senate, 1819-20, 1837-40; Governor of South Carolina, 1820-22. Died in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., January 30, 1865 (age 83 years, 169 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Adoptive father of Christopher Gustavus Memminger (1803-1888).
  Political family: Memminger family of Charleston, South Carolina.
  The city of Bennettsville, South Carolina, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bennett, Thomas J. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 35th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bennett, Thomas Warren (1831-1893) — Born in Union County, Ind., February 16, 1831. Member of Indiana state senate, 1859-61, 1865-67; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Richmond, Ind., 1869-71, 1877-83, 1885-87; Governor of Idaho Territory, 1871-75; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Idaho Territory, 1875-76. Methodist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Odd Fellows; Freemasons. Died in Richmond, Wayne County, Ind., February 2, 1893 (age 61 years, 352 days). Interment at Earlham Cemetery, Richmond, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bennett, Tom — of Stillwater, Payne County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Bennett, Tony L. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1971-74, 1983-90 (District 44-B 1971-72, District 66-B 1973-74, District 53-A 1983-90). Still living as of 1990.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bennett, Tracy — of Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Bennett, Truman — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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