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Cummings-Bennett Family Record


copy presented by Paul E. Bennett to Roxanne Moore Saucier Dec. 19,1978
published in Family Ties, Bangor Daily News
Silas H. Cummings and Sarah A. Hildreth, June 4, 1848
Gayland A. Moore and Ione Alvara Bennett, Sept. 2, 1923
Paul Edwin Bennett and Emma Lillian Tomlinson, Aug. 1, 1931
Alvarus Frank Bennett and Norma Brown, March 5, 1931
Earl Freeman Bennett and Julia Helen Williams, Jan. 25, 1936
Arthur J. Davee and Jennie E. Cummings, Nov. 27, 1879, by Rev. Charles Davison
Fred W. Higgins and Emma E. Cummings, Oct. 23, by Rev. C.A. Plumer, in Dover
Prosper A. Bennett and Mary A. Cummings, March 5, 1881, Greenville
Willard Lord and Mary A. Bennett, June 4, 1895, Guilford
Rena Alice Bennett and Walter Sumner Bennett, July 27, 1902, Guilford
Silas Alvarus Bennett and Estelle Maude Mitchell, Sept. 15, 1904, Guilford

Jennie Elizabeth Cummings, b. March 2nd, 1849, Greenville
Frank Monroe Cummings, b. Oct. 29th, 1853, Greenville
Mary Alice Cummings, b. Jan. 13, 1859, Greenville
Emma Estelle Cummings, b. Aug. 19th, 1863, Greenville
Son of S.H. and S.A. Cummings, March 18, 1866

Irene May Higgins, b. Dec. 22, 1880, Greenville
Florence Abbie Higgins, b. July 8, 1882

Rena A. Bennett, b. Jan. 23, 1882, Guilford
Silas A. Bennett, b. April 19, 1883, Abbot

Children of Rena A. and Walter S. Bennett
Ione Alvara, b. March 17, 1903, Abbot
Alvarus Frank, b. Feb. 19, 1905, Abbot

Children of Silas A. and Maude M. Bennett
Earl Freeman, b. Aug. 1, 1905, Guilford
Hildreth Cummings, b. Dec. 10, 1906, Parkman
Paul Edwin, b. Feb. 24, 1909, Auburn
Gerald Silas, b. April 24, 1917, Lewiston

William Cummings, born in Greene, April 2nd, 1791
Deborah Harris Cummings, born in Greene, Sept. 4th, 1792
Silas H. Cummings, born in Parkman, March 22nd, 1819
Wm Cummings Jr., born in Parkman, August 13th, 1821
Mercy H. Cummings, born in Parkman, February 3rd, 1823
Deborah Cummings, born June 30th, 1825
John G. Cummings, born June 20th, 1829
Mary A. Cummings, born in Greenville, Sept. 1st, 1831
Emeline S. Cummings, born in Greenville, Oct. 18th, 1834
Children of Wm and Deborah Cummings (above)

Gerald Silas Bennett, born Apr. 24, 1917 at CMG Hospital, Lewiston, Me.
Son of Silas and Estelle Maude Bennett  (Maude Mitchell Bennett)

Children of Gayland A. and Ione A. Moore born at Abbot Maine
Gayland Alton Jr.  June 20, 1924
Carrol Walter   February 3, 1926
Roderick Michael  March 17, 1928
Mary Alice  April 22, 1929

William Silas, April 28, 1934, son of Paul E. and Emma L. Bennett
Newton, Mass. Hospital
Sara Ann, Nov. 13, 1937, daughter of Paul E. and Emma L. Bennett
Mary Ellen, March 2, 1942, daughter of Paul E. and Emma L. Bennett, Freeport, Me.
Paul E. Jr., July 20, 1944, son of Paul E. and Emma L. Bennett

Deborah Cummings, died Nov. 15, 1848, aged 56 years
Frank Monroe Cummings, died January 5th, 1856, aged 2 years, 2 months, 7 days
Son of S.H. and S.A. Cummings, April 1st, 1866.
Emma E. Higgins, Oct. 21, 1901, aged 38 years, 2 months, 2 days
Silas H. Cummings, October 24, 1902, aged 83 years, 7 months, 2 days
Rebecca S. Hildreth died June 16, 1865, aged 45 years
Eleanor Hildreth, Sept. 29, 1869, aged 82 years
William Cummings, died December 18, 1858, aged 68
William Cummings Jr., 1863  Aquid (sp.?) Creek, Va.  age 42
Mary Alice Cummings Bennett (Lord) died Sangerville, Me. Nov. 13, 1954
Age 95 yrs
William C. Hildreth died in Greenville, July 10th, 1854, aged 32 years
James Monroe Hildreth drowned in Fairfield, June 6, 1842, aged 25 years
Benjamin C. Hildreth died March 6, 1859, aged 45 years
Henry T. Hildreth died Dec. 20th, 1863, aged 75 years
Hildreth Cummings Bennett, Dec. 25, 1906, Parkman, son of Maude M. and
Silas A. Bennett
Willard Lord, April 20, 1935, age 68
Walter S. Bennett, Nov. 21, 1935, age 70
Alvarus Frank Bennett, July 19, 1937, age 32
Ens. Gerald Silas Bennett, March 14, 1943, age 25 years 11 mo.
USNR Whideby Island, Wash.   Parents: Maud M. and Silas A.
Maud M. Bennett, Jan. 6, 1948, age 65 years, wife of Silas A. Bennett
Mary Alice Bennett, Nov. 13, 1954, age 95, at Sangerville, Maine
Mother of Silas A. Bennett
Mary Alice Bennett Lord, Nov. 13, 1954, age 95
Silas A. Bennett, Oct. 13, 1961, Guilford, Me., buried Sebec
Additional information added by Roxanne Moore Saucier, May 21, 2001:
Sarah Abigail Hildreth b. 1826, Hopkinton, NH, daughter of Henry and Eleanor (Currier)
Rena A. and Silas A. Bennett were children of Prosper A. and Mary A. (Cummings) Bennett
Mary (Cummings) Bennett married Will Lord after Prosper A. Bennett died.

Vital Records recorded in Hopkinton, N.H., 1840, by Thomas Burnham, town clerk
Henry True Hildreth Jr., b. May 18, 1820
William Colby Hildreth, b. June 2, 1822
Sarah Abigail Hildreth, b. March 11, 1826
The above are children of Henry True Hildreth and Eleanor, his wife.

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