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Capt. Thomas Bennett

Male Abt 1669 - 1739  (~ 70 years)


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  • Name Thomas Bennett  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Prefix Capt. 
    Born Abt 1669  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Apr 1739  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Notes 
    • Will of Capt. Thomas of Newtown, 20 Mar 1738/9, proved 21 Apr. 1739; wife Mary; sons Abraham, Thomas, Ephraim; daughters Deborah Bassett, Eunice Booth, Rebecca Booth, Anna Botsford, Damaris Botsford, Bethia; referred to will of his father, James Bennett, Esq.

      Thomas Bennett was appointed a Justice of the Peace for Fairfield County in the years 1726-1734, 1737-1738. In the year 1730 he was referred to as Captain Thomas Bennett. [1, 3]
    Person ID I17894  Mindrum
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2016 

    Father Lt. James Bennett,   b. Abt 1645, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 6 Oct 1736, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years) 
    Mother Unknown Joy,   d. Dec  
    Married Abt 1667  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F12549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Booth,   b. 12 Nov 1676, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 18 Sep 1741, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 64 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1692  Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 8
    Children 
     1. Mary Bennett,   b. 31 Aug 1693, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Deborah Bennett,   b. 28 Feb 1695/6, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1773, Derby, New Haven, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Ephraim Bennett,   b. 23 Feb 1698/9, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Abraham Bennett,   b. Abt 1701, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1784, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
     5. Eunice Bennett,   b. May 1703, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1786, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
     6. Thomas Bennett,   b. Abt 1706,   d. 25 Aug 1769, Southbury, New Haven, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
     7. Rebecca Bennett,   b. Abt 1709,   d. 28 Jul 1778, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     8. Anna Bennett,   b. Abt 1711, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1784, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     9. Damaris Bennett,   b. 7 Sep 1713
     10. Bethia Bennett,   b. Abt 1716,   d. 26 Nov 1754, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)
     11. Ephraim Bennett,   b. Abt 1718, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1779, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F12548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Bennett, Thomas - Will Transcript
    Bennett, Thomas - Will Transcript
    Bennett, Thomas - Inventory
    Bennett, Thomas - Inventory
    Bennett, Thomas - Will
    Bennett, Thomas - Will
    Bennett, Thomas - Death Record
    Bennett, Thomas - Death Record

  • Sources 
    1. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:71.

    2. [S2763] Donald J. Jacobus, Genealogy of the Booth Family, (E. C. Booth, 1952), p. 3.

    3. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 18.

    4. [S8347] Edgar J. Bullard, Bennett and Allied Families, (Detroit, MI 1931), p. 4.

    5. [S8396] Newtown Connecticut Vital Records, Vol. 1, p. 76.

    6. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:67.

    7. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 7.

    8. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:71, p. I:88.