David S. Bennett & Hortensie R. Whetsel

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Family Group Report

Husband

David Sylvester Bennett

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 30 Apr 1849 Lewis, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Marriage Jan 1871 Lewis, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 52, line 84 ]
Death Nov 30, 1918 Collins Settlement, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Vandalia Cemetery, Lewis, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father Isaac Bennett (1811-1885)
his Mother Mary Sponogle (1808-1887)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Typhoid fever  (age 69y-7m)
Wife

Hortensie Remelina Whetsell

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 16 Sep 1849 Lewis, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Death 17 May 1946 Roanoke, Collins Settlement, Lewis, West Virignia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Vandalia Cemetery, Lewis, West Virignia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father David Whetsell
her Mother Lucetta Clark
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Apoplexy  (age 96y-8m-1d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Eva L. Bennett b 22 Jul 1871 Lewis, WV  (birth date/place from death-certificate) [ d.c. sp. 1873-1957 ]
m 20 Nov 1895 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 469, No. 104 ] James Columbus Heflin
d 1 Aug 1964 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Mitchell Cemetery
2 M George Louis Bennett b 1 Nov 1872 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 162, line 6B ] (sp 1888-1971)
m 16 Apr 1905 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 26 ] Ella Lee Smith
d 15 Feb 1952 Roanoke, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ] bur: Mitchell Cemetery
3 M Albert L. Bennett b 12 Mar 1875 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 194, line 7 ]  
m 5 Jan 1913 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 300, No. 2 ] Retta Pratt
d 24 Jul 1964 Washington, Pennsylvania  (death-cert# 71990-64) bur: Broad Run Cem.
4 F Mary Florence Bennett b Mar 1877 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 213, line 22 ]  
m 1 Jan 1899 (m1) Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 393, No. 113 ] David H. Davis
m 25 Mar 1909 (m2) Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 184, No. 18 ] Davis Smith
d 8 Aug 1963 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Vandalia Cemetry
5 M John Quincy A. Bennett b Mar 1880 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 16, line 13 ]  
m      
d 19 Jan 1965 Hamilton, Ohio bur: Oak Hill Cem.
6 M Marshall C. Bennett b 22 Jan 1882 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 44, line 20 ]  
d 8 Apr 1952 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Vandalia Cemetery
7 F Clintie Hoye Bennett b 20 Jun 1884 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 61, line 19 ]  
m 16 Apr 1905 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 27 ] Minter Smith
d 27 Sep 1963 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Forest Lawn Mem.
8 F Merle C. Bennett b 13 Jun 1886 Lewis, WV  (birth date/place from death-certificate) (sp. 1881-1972)
m 1 Apr 1908 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 28 ] Guy Watson
d 19 Jan 1949 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Smith Cemetery
9 M David C. Bennett b 3 Nov 1888 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 97, 15th row ] [ d.c. sp. 1895-1929 ]
m 15 Jan 1919 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 185, No. 3 ] Leona J. Posey
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: David Bennett Spouse: Hortensie R. Whitsell
Date / Place of Birth: 1849 / Lewis, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1849 / Lewis, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1918 / Lewis, WV Date / Place of Death: 1946 / Lewis, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1871 / Lewis, WV
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis Twp Lincoln Township Pg# no. 21
19-year-old David Bennett is with his parents, Isaac Bennett (age 55, Farmer, $3000/$680, Va) & Polly (age 52, Va). Other household Members: Adam Bennett (33), Sarah Parker (30), Susan Bennett (21), Marshall (9) & James Parker (5), Jane Spaur (7)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis Twp Lincoln Township Pg# no. 20&21
19-year-old Hortencia Whetsel is with her parents, David F. Whetsel (age 48, Farmer, $3000/$700, Va) & Lucetta A. (age 42, Va).
Siblings: Lannas S. (16), Margaret S. (6), and Marsha (1).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:132; Skin Creek Magisterial District Pg# no. 23
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bennett, David S. 30 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer
", Artensa R. (wife) 29 WV WV-WV; married; Keeping house
", Eva L. (dau) 8 WV WV-WV; at home
", George L. (son) 7 WV WV-WV
", Albert A. (son) 5 WV WV-WV
", Mary F. (dau) 3 WV WV-WV
", John Q. A. (son) 1 WV WV-WV
Lines 6-12; Enum-Dwelling #176; Enum-Family #176
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:57; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# 4A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Bennett, David S. (head) 51 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1849; married-29-years; Farmer
", Hortensie R. (wife) 49 WV Va-WV; born Sep 1850; married-29-years; 9-children-born; 9-children-living
", George L. (son) 27 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1872; single; Farm Laborer
", Albert L. (son) 25 WV WV-WV; born Mar 1875; single; Farm Laborer
", John Quincy A. (son) 20 WV WV-WV; born Apr 1880; single; Farm Laborer; attended school 5 months during the year
", Marshal C. (son) 18 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1882; single; Farm Laborer
", Clinta H. (dau) 15 WV WV-WV; born Jun 1884
", Merle C. (dau) 13 WV WV-WV; born Jun 1886; attended school 5 months during the year
", David C. (son) 11 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1888; attended school 5 months during the year
Lines 38-46; Enum-Dwelling #62; Enum-Family #62; Owns-farm, mortgaged; Farm-Schedule# 53
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:43; Collins Settlement District Pg# Sheet 4A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bennett, David S. (head) 60 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-39-years; Farmer, Own farm; O..A.
", Hortense R. (wife) 59 WV Va-WV; 1st-marriage; married-39-years
", Albert L. (son) 35 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, at home; W
", John Q. A. (son) 30 WV WV-WV single; Farmer, at home; W
", Marshall C. (son) 27 WV WV-WV single; none
", David C. (son) 21 WV WV-WV single; Farmer, at home; W
Lines 10-15; Enum-Dwelling #57; Enum-Family #57; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 52
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:87; Collins Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bennett, Hortensie F. (head) 69 WV Va-WV; widow; Farmer, General farm; Em
", John Q. A. (son) 39 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, Home farm
", Marshal C. (son) 36 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, Home farm
", David C. (son) 31 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer, Home farm
", Leona J. (dau-in-law) 24 WV WV-WV; married; none
", Edith V. (gr-dau) 3/12 WV WV-WV
Sand Fork Road; Lines 1-6; Enum-Dwelling #120; Enum-Family #120; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 84
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:21-1; Collins Settlement District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bennett, H. R. (head) 79 WV Va-WV; widow; age-20-at-1st-marriage; none
", John Q. A. (son) 49 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer, General Farm
", Marshall C. (son) 47 WV WV-WV; single; none
", David C. (son) 40 WV WV-WV; widow; Farmer, General Farm; Veteran WW
", Edith V. (gr-dau) 10 WV WV-WV
Cole, Gay (servant) 14 WV WV-WV; servant, Private family
Lines 68-73; Enum-Dwelling #17; Enum-Family #17; Farm-Schedule# 16
1940 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:21-1; Collins Settlement Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Marital-status; Highest-school-grade; Additional Information
Bennett, Hortense (head) 90 WV widow; 8; lived in rural Lewis, WV in 1935; Invalid
", J. Q. A. (son) 60 WV single; 8; lived in rural Lewis, WV in 1935; Farmer, mine operator
", David C. (son) 51 WV single; 8; lived in rural Lewis, WV in 1935; Farmer, mine operator
", Marshal C. (son) 58 WV single; 0; lived in rural Lewis, WV in 1935; Imbecille
Lines 8-11; Household #142; Owns-home, value $5,000

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