Abraham Sayre Bennett

26 March 1798–26 November 1855 (Age 57)
Orange, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Abraham Sayre

When Abraham Sayre Bennett was born on 26 March 1798, in Orange, New York, United States, his father, Daniel Bennett, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Sayre, was 21. He married Catharine Fitzsimmons about 1822, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Steuben, New York, United States in 1840. He died on 26 November 1855, in Pulteney, Steuben, New York, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Urbana, Steuben, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Sayre Bennett
1798–1855
Prudence Miller
1801–1873
Marriage: about 1825
Daniel Miller Bennett
1825–1910
Sarah Elizabeth Bennett
1832–
Prudence C. Bennett
about 1841–before 1847
Catharine M. Bennett
1826–1919
Mary R. Bennett
1828–1895
Thomas J Bennett
1835–1891
Hila Keziah Bennett
1839–
Abraham S. Bennett
about 1841–1844
William Sayre Bennett
1845–1931
Prudella Delphine Bennett
1848–1936

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1825New York, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1803
    Age 5
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 21
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 86539;2007: 181770; 2010: 247599)English: from the medieval personal name Benedict , from Latin Benedictus ‘blessed’. In the 12th century the Latin form of the name is found in England alongside versions derived from the Old French form Beneit, Benoit, which was common among the Normans. The surname has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century.German: from a short form of the personal name Bernhard .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Bennet
    Bennitt
    Bennetts
    Dittus
    Benedict
    Bennette
    Benett
    Bennight
    Bennison

    Sources (4)

    • Abraham P Bennett, "United States Census, 1850"
    • A S Bennett, "United States Census, 1840"
    • Abraham S. Bennett, "Find A Grave Index"

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