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Bennett-Briggs of Abbot and Parkman


BENNETT-BRIGGS Family Record, Guilford and Abbot
in possession of Roxanne Moore Saucier, published in Family Ties, Bangor Daily News
http://bangordailynews.com/browse/family-ties/David Bennett, born in New Gloucester, Sept. 3, 1794.
Lucy Clark, born in Livermore, July 23, 1796.
David Harrison Bennett, born in Guilford, Jan. 16, 1821.
Sumner Robinson Bennett, born in Guilford, Oct. 11, 1822.
John Webber Bennett, born in Abbot, Oct. 25, 1824.
Charlotte Louise Bennett, born in Abbot, Dec. 6, 1826.
George Henry Pierpont Bennett, born in Abbot, April 16, 1829.
Lucie Annie Bennett, born April 6, 1831.
Samuel Wilson Bennett, born in Abbot, April 3, 1833.
Lydia Robinson Bennett, born in Abbot, March 27, 1835.
Martha Clark Bennett, born in Parkman, Aug. 17, 1837.
William Green Bennett, born in Parkman, Jan. 19, 1840.MARRIAGES:
David Bennett and Lucy Clark, married in Sumner, March 11, 1820, by Rev. Joseph Palmer.
D.H. Bennett and Augusta B. Seabury, married in Parkman, April 26, 1846, by Isaiah Vickery.
Sumner R. Bennett and Roxanna Briggs, married in Parkman, Jan. 1851, by Samuel P. Shaw, Esq.
John W. Bennett and Mary A. Elsworth, married in Vermillion, Sept. 16, 1855, by Rev. Zenas Hall.
Arvida Briggs and Louisa Bennett, married May 1850, by Samuel P. Shaw, Esq.
George H.P. Bennett and Lois Weld, married in Parkman, Dec. 8, 1852, by Rev. Ivory Hondon.
Cutting Clark and Lucie Bennett, married in Parkman, Nov. 1856, by Rev. Rufus Jones.
Gayland Moore and Ione Bennett, Abbot, Me., married Sept. 2, 1923, by Rev. John E. Cummings.
Martha C. Bennett, married a Waldo in California.

Samuel Wilson Bennett, died Aug. 16, 1834, age 16 months.
Lydia Robinson Bennett, died Oct. 11, 1848, age 7 years.
William Green Bennett, died Oct. 20, 1843, age 13 years.
Augusta B., wife of D.H. Bennett, died Sept. 17, 1850, age 23.
Lois J., wife of George H. Bennett, died March, age 24 years.
“Anna Augusta,” aged 11 months, died Dec. 1850.
Charles Henry Bennett died Sept. 24, age 7 weeks.
Clara M. Briggs died Dec. 6, age 4 years.
Mary E., wife of John W. Bennett, died April 13, 1862.
Ione Alvara Bennett, born March 17, 1903; died Ione A. Moore, Sept. 25, 1978, Dover-Foxcroft.
Alvarus Frank Bennett, born Feb. 19, 1905; died July 20, 1937.
Sumner R. Bennett died Sept. 15, 1903, age 80 years 11 mo. 4 d.
George H. Bennett died Oct. 12, 1903, age 74 years 6 mo. 4 d.

Additional information: The Bennett brothers are buried in the Guilford Center cemetery.
Ione and Alvarus Bennett were the children of Walter and Rena (Bennett) Bennett. Walter was the son of Sumner, and the grandson of David. Rena was the daughter of Prosper Alvarus Bennett, and the granddaughter of Prosper Bennett — a brother of the aforementioned David Bennett. Walter and Rena were second cousins because their grandparents were siblings.

Published July 16, 2001  in Family Ties.

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