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Name[1] Elijah Bennett
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Elijah C. Bennett: Biographical Information

Elijah C. Bennett was the son of Gabriel Bennett and Elizabeth Campbell. Elijah's paternal grandfather Adam Bennett was formerly enslaved on Magnolia Plantation in Charleston, South Carolina.

Elijah was listed in his parents' household on the 1930 Federal Census for Charleston, South Carolina, where they were living on Philips Street. Their household members were:

Name
Relationship
Gender
Color
Age
Birth
Bennett, Gabriel Head M Neg 53 SC
Bennet, Elizabeth
Wife F Neg 49
SC
Bennett, Elijah C. Son M Neg 20
SC
Bennett, Edward L. Son M Neg
16
SC


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You can follow the links in the Family Group Sheet below to see the pages for each of Chris' immediate family.

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About This Page

This page is part of a groundbreaking research project to rediscover the family lineages of enslaved people on Drayton family plantations in Barbados and the United States. To read more about this historic research, please visit the article below:

Genealogy of Enslaved Communities on Drayton Family Plantations: A Research Project Sponsored by the Magnolia Plantation Foundation of Charleston, SC

References
  1. 1930 Census of the United States.

    Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina; Roll 2190; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 39; Image 256.0.