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Betsey Bennett

Female 1813 - 1894  (80 years)


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  • Name Betsey Bennett  [1, 2, 3
    Born 17 Mar 1813  Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Died 15 Jan 1894  Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Buried Miller Cemetery, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Notes 
    • Betsy Bennett McConnell was born in Fairfield, Connecticut in 1810 or 1812. When a child she moved with her family to New York State where she met and married Daniel. Betsy & Daniel moved to Green County, Wisconsin in 1845, stopping for a short time before moving in 1846 to Wiota, Wisconsin. They took up government land and lived there for the rest of their lives. After Daniel died, Betsy lived with her son Henry McConnell and his wife. There is a question whether she died in 1893 or 1894.

      1880 US Census, Wisconsin, La Fayette, Wiota, Wm. H. Mc Connell, 29, farmer, born WI, with wife Mary A. 24, born WI, daughter Gertrude 2, born WI, mother Betsy 68, born Conn, Uncle Asa F. Bennett 74, lumber merchant, born Conn

      [Joseph Bennett was a vestryman fo St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Hunt's Hollow, New York. LDS Church has parish registers for them 1847-1892. Betsy was married 1832] [13, 14]
    Person ID I20090  Mindrum
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2018 

    Father Joseph Bennett,   b. 31 Dec 1783, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1862  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Eunice French,   b. 10 Oct 1784, Weston, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1815, Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married Abt 1802 
    Headstones
    Bennett, Joseph family
    Bennett, Joseph family
    Bennett, Joseph family
    Bennett, Joseph family
    Bennett, Joseph family
    Bennett, Joseph family
    Family ID F14070  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel McConnell,   b. Abt 1798, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1873, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 1832  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann McConnell,   b. 22 Apr 1834, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1898, Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Dennis McConnell,   b. 18 Jul 1835, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martha Jane McConnell,   b. 23 Oct 1836, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 11 Nov 1876  (Age < 40 years)
     4. Elizabeth Bessie McConnell,   b. 20 Jul 1839, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888  (Age 48 years)
     5. Charles McConnell,   b. 26 Jan 1841
     6. Sarah Ellen McConnell,   b. 7 Mar 1842, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1905, Butte, Silver Bow, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     7. Asa French McConnell,   b. 18 Feb 1844, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1909, Spencer, Clay, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     8. Anna Cyria McConnell,   b. 20 Aug 1846, Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1933, Syracuse, Otoe, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     9. Daniel Noon McConnell,   b. 8 Dec 1848, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1920, Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     10. William Henry McConnell,   b. 10 Jun 1851, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1924, Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     11. Elmore Russell McConnell,   b. 18 May 1854, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1930, Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     12. Frank Judson McConnell,   b. 14 Apr 1858, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1921, Darlington, Lafayette, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F14068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    McConnell, Betsey Bennett
    McConnell, Betsey Bennett
    McConnell, Daniel and Betsey
    McConnell, Daniel and Betsey

  • Sources 
    1. [S1968] Max Anderson Melick, The Jesse and Anna Anderson Family Tree, (1997).

    2. [S8233] McConnell Family History, written after 23 Dec 1871 by grandchild of Mary Ann McConnell Flanigan, sent to Gene Anderson by Ervin W. Johnson, Darlington, WI attorney on 20 Jul 1990.

    3. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 31.

    4. [S8626] Lafayette Co., Wisconsin Deaths, Vol. 2, p. 161.

    5. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 31, year.

    6. [S5196] Betsey Bennett McConnell headstone, Miller Cemetery, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin, 13 May 1811, computed from ae of 82 yrs, 9 mos before 13 Feb 1894.

    7. [S1968] Max Anderson Melick, The Jesse and Anna Anderson Family Tree, (1997), 13 Apr 1810.

    8. [S5196] Betsey Bennett McConnell headstone, Miller Cemetery, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin, 13 Feb 1894, ae 82 yrs, 9 mos.

    9. [S4662] Wisconsin Deaths, 1820-1907, www.ancestry.com, 15 Jan 1894, Lafayette Co., WI, Vol. 01, page 0217, reel 046, image 0291, sequence no. 248869.

    10. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 31, 1895.

    11. [S8233] McConnell Family History, written after 23 Dec 1871 by grandchild of Mary Ann McConnell Flanigan, sent to Gene Anderson by Ervin W. Johnson, Darlington, WI attorney on 20 Jul 1990, 13 Feb 1894.

    12. [S5196] Betsey Bennett McConnell headstone, Miller Cemetery, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin.

    13. [S1895] Girdner Family Genealogy.

    14. [S2541] 1880 US Census, Wiota, Lafayette, Wisconsin, Roll: 1433; Family History Film: 1255433; Page: 235C; Enumeration District: 216.