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Abel Bennett

Male 1746 - 1831  (84 years)


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  • Name Abel Bennett  [1
    Born 1 Apr 1746  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Feb 1831  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Notes 
    • inherited one third of his father's land and had also been given land before the death of his father.

      Philo Curtis executor of Abel Bennett’s will authorized 18 Feb 1832 to sell real estate to raise $47.30

      Children: Isaac, Ann, Polly, Jerusha,Abel, James Wheeler [6, 7, 8]
    Person ID I18649  Mindrum
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2018 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Ann Baldwin,   b. 18 Sep 1727, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1772, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1745  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F12509  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Stillson,   b. 1748, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1815, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F12904  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Bennett, Ephraim - Family Vital Records
    Bennett, Ephraim - Family Vital Records

  • Sources 
    1. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 26.

    2. [S8396] Newtown Connecticut Vital Records, Vol. 1, p. 20.

    3. [S4196] Botsford-Bennett Bible, in the possession of Ruth Brown Rohrwasser, 20 Sargent St., Glens Falls, NY 12801, The Connecticut Nutmegger, Vol. No. 20, Number 3, December 1987, pp. 434-435.

    4. [S8386] Lorraine Cook White, The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol. 1-55, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD, 1994-2002), Newtown, Vol. 1, p. 139.

    5. [S4189] Newtown Land, Vol. 33, p. 667, bef 18 Feb 1832.

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

    7. [S4189] Newtown Land, Vol. 33, p. 667.

    8. [S4192] Hale Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.

    9. [S2857] C. C. Baldwin, The Baldwin Genealogy from 1500 to 1881, (Leader Publishing, 1881), p. 418, 19 Jun 1745.

    10. [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:72, 19 Jun 1745.

    11. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 25, 19 Jun 1745.