Person:Benjamin Bennett (25)

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Benjamin Franklin Bennett
b.28 JUL 1864 Mills County, Texas
m. CA 1851
  1. John W BENNETT1852 - 1936
  2. Thomas Joshua BENNETT, MD1854 - 1927
  3. William BENNETT1855 - 1867
  4. George W BENNETT1856 - 1925
  5. Albert BENNETT1859 - 1938
  6. Henry Clay BENNETT1861 - 1949
  7. Benjamin Franklin Bennett1864 - 1930
  8. James BENNETT, JrEst 1866 - Abt 1906
  9. Hiram H (Harry) BENNETT1868 - 1955
  10. Mary Lavina (Mamie) BENNETT1869 - 1903
  11. Martha Alice BENNETT1873 - Aft 1910
  12. Charles Andrew BENNETT1875 - 1917
m. CA 1888
Facts and Events
Name Benjamin Franklin Bennett
Gender Male
Birth[1] 28 JUL 1864 Mills County, Texas_PROOF: proven
Marriage CA 1888 Texas_PROOF: proven
to Sarah Elizabeth Lane
Census[2] 8 JUN 1900 Laramie County, Wyoming_PROOF: proven _SHAR: ROLE: spouse Glendo Precinct
Census[3] 20 APR 1910 McCulloch County, Texas_PROOF: proven _SHAR: ROLE: spouse JP 1, Brady City
Census[4] 12 JAN 1920 Lawton, Comanche, Oklahoma_PROOF: proven _SHAR: ROLE: spouse
Death[1][6] 21 FEB 1930 Hobbs, Lea, New MexicoCause: gunshot wound- homicide _PROOF: proven
Burial[1] 25 FEB 1930 Lawton, Comanche, Oklahoma_PROOF: proven Highland Cemetery
Other[5] 25 FEB 1930 Lawton, Comanche, Oklahoma_PROOF: proven Funeral Ritter's Chapel

Articles from numerous US newspapers discussing Benjamin Bennett murder on 21 Feb 1930 in Hobbs, New Mexico:

Sunday Avalanche-Journal Lubbock, Texas 23 Feb 1930

Albuquerque Journal Albuquerque, New Mexico 23 Feb 1930

Albuquerque Journal Albuquerque, New Mexico 24 Feb 1930

Daily Herald Big Spring, Texas 25 Feb 1930

Daily Sun Corsicana, Texas 24 Feb 1930

Semi-Weekly Light Corsicana, Texas 25 Feb 1930

Dallas Morning News Dallas, Texas 24 Feb 1930

The Independent Helena, Montana 23 Feb 1930

Daily Optic Las Vegas, New Mexico 24 Feb 1930

Daily Record Roswell, New Mexico 24 Feb 1930

San Saba News San Saba, Texas 6 Mar 1930

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 , Death certificate , State of New Mexico, Bureau of Public Health, , .
    Begamin Franklin Bennett; State of New Mexico, Lea county; certificate no. 3083; 21 February 1930.

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  2. "1900 United States Federal Census," database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com/: accessed ), ; ci
    Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Glendo, Laramie, Wyoming; Roll: T623_1827; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 43.

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  3. "1910 United States Federal Census," database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com/: accessed ), ; ci
    Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, McCulloch, Texas; Roll: T624_1574; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0188; Image: 895; FHL Number: 1375587.

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    VALUE: Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, McCulloch, Texas; Roll: T624_1574; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0188; Image: 895; FHL Number: 1375587. _QUAL:
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  4. "1910 United States Federal Census," database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com/: accessed ), ; ci
    Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Lawton Ward 3, Comanche, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1458; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 125; Image: 855.

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  5. , (I)Lawton Constitution, Lawton, Oklahoma, . (1)
    "Funeral For Bennett Held"; 27 February 1930; received in transcribed form from Greg Bennett.

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  6. received from Greg Henderson:

    Lawton Constitution 2-26-1930 page 7

    "Former Resident Dies in Accident"

    B.F.Bennett, 65 years of age, former resident of Lawton, was accidentally killed last Friday night at 11:30 o'clock at Hobbs, New Mexico. Mr.Bennett left here last August to make his home with his daughter Mrs. Cleve George at Hobbs.

    It is reported here that the killings was one of mistaken identity. Mr.Bennett was a concrete workman and is well known here in the building circles, was well liked by all who knew him for his agreeable and likeable disposition.

    Besides his daughter, Mrs. George, he is survived by another daughter Mrs.F.J. Pauley of this city, also a grandson Bennett Henderson of Lawton, and a granddaughter Miss Thelma George of Hobbs New Mexico and other relatives.

    The body arrived on the 11: am Frisco this morning accompanied by relatives.
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    Lawton Constitution 2-27-1930 page 5

    "Funeral for Bennett Held"

    Funeral services were held yesterday afternoon Ritter's Chapel at ____o'clock for B.F. Bennett, former Lawton citizen who was accidentally killed at Hobbs, New Mexico last Friday night at 11:30 o'clock. The services were conducted by Adjutant Tolcher of the Salvation Army and were well attended, the floral offerings were beautiful.

    The pallbearers were J.S. Mull, J. Miller, John Fox, Jr., Red_____, Barry E. Lee, and Oscar_____. Burial was made in Highland Cemetery.