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Winton Bennett

Male 1810 - 1891  (81 years)


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  • Name Winton Bennett  [1, 2
    Born 17 Mar 1810  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Dec 1891  Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Buried 8 Dec 1891  Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 10
    Notes 
    • Winton Bennett, aged 82 years, died at his home, Buchanan and Oliver streets, at nine o'clock Sunday night of gangrene and old age. The deceased was an old resident and leaves an aged wife to whom he was married over fifty years ago, and three daughters, namely, Mrs. Woodworth, of Lima, O., Mrs. McConnell, of Leslie, Mich,; and Mrs. Davenport, of Oliver street, at whose home he died. Mr. Bennett had not worked at any active employment for years. Formerly he was a farmer, and after he retired he went on frequent gunning trips, and was regarded as quite a woodsman. The funeral will be held at two o'clock today from the residence, and Rev. Mr. Wagenbals will officiate.

      Wednesday evening last (Nov. 5) occurred the fiftieth anniversary of the marriage of Mr. and Mrs. Winton Bennett, and the occasion was celebrated at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. E. N. Davenport, 60 Oliver street, the lady being the youngest daughter of the aged couple

      1850 US Census, Indiana, Allen, Wayne, Winton Bennett, 40, farmer, born Conn., Rosana 36, born Germany, Joseph 6 born IN, Charles 4 born IN, Sarah 3 born IN, Rosana 2 born IN.

      1860 US Census, Indiana, Allen, Washington, Winton Bennett, 50, farmer, value of personal estate 300, born CT, Rosanna, 46, born Elsa?, Joseph, 15, laborer, born IN, Charles, 14, born IN, Sarah, 12, born IN, Rosanna, 11, born IN, Elisabeth, 8, born IN, Frances, 6, born IN, Winton, 4 born IN

      1870 US Census, Indiana, Allen, Fort Wayne, Winton Bennett 60, laborer, born CT, Rosanna 56, keeping house, born Hanover, Joseph 26, laborer, born IN, Rosanna 22, seamstress, born IN, Lizzie 18, at home, born IN, Frank 16, female, born IN.

      1880 US census, Indiana, Allen, Fort Wayne, Winton Bennett 70, laborer, born CT, parents born CT, wife Rosina 66, keeping house, born Prussia, parents born Prussia, daughter Lizzie 29, born IN, daughter Frank 26, born IN.

      Children: Diana, Adam, Charles, Rosanna, Sarah, Elizabeth, Francis, Winton [3, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16]
    Person ID I24816  Mindrum
    Last Modified 5 Aug 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 Rosanna Ruch,   b. Aug 1814, Alsace, Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1900, Lima, Allen, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1840  Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 17
    Children 
     1. Diana Bennett,   b. 1843, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1845, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     2. Adam Joseph Bennett,   b. 9 Feb 1844, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1881, Defiance, Defiance, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     3. Sarah Elizabeth Bennett,   b. 5 Oct 1845, Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1932, Mulliken, Eaton, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Charles Bennett,   b. 1846, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Rosanna Bennett,   b. 1 Nov 1848, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1934, Lima, Allen, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     6. Elizabeth Lizzie Bennett,   b. 24 Aug 1851, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1905, Allen Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     7. Frances Frankie Bennett,   b. 1853, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1889, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     8. Winton Bennett,   b. Abt 1856, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 14 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F17458  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Bennett, Winton
    Bennett, Winton

  • Sources 
    1. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

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

    3. [S4096] Merton Love Family Tree, ancestry public trees, www.ancestry.com.

    4. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 31, 1810.

    5. [S4178] Fort Wayne Record of Deaths, p. 21.

    6. [S4180] Lindenwood Cemetery Interment Record, 1891 and 92.

    7. [S6231] www.findagrave.com, 1890.

    8. [S5198] Bennett, Kaufman, Presnall, Ancestry of Curtis Nathaniel Bennett, (1986), p. 31, 1851.

    9. [S4179] Trinity English Evangelical Lutheran Church Records of Fort Wayne, INd., 1846-1920 Births, Baptisms, Marriage, Deaths, Burials, p. 160, 7 Dec 1891.

    10. [S4179] Trinity English Evangelical Lutheran Church Records of Fort Wayne, INd., 1846-1920 Births, Baptisms, Marriage, Deaths, Burials, p. 160.

    11. [S4174] Fort Wayne Daily Gazette, 8 Dec 1891.

    12. [S4175] Fort Wayne Daily Gazette, 9 Nov 1890, p. 5.

    13. [S4156] 1850 United States Federal Census, Wayne, Allen, Indiana; Roll: M432_135; Page: 139A; Image: 281.

    14. [S4119] United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Washington, Allen, Indiana; Roll: M653_243; Page: 270; Image: 35.

    15. [S4157] 1870 United States Federal Census, Fort Wayne Ward 5, Allen, Indiana; Roll: M593_297; Page: 377B; Family History Library Film: 545796.

    16. [S4158] 1880 United States Census, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana; Roll: 265; Page: 746D; Enumeration District: 127.

    17. [S4177] Allen County Marriage Record Book, p. 258.