Mary Bennett

18 November 1809–8 November 1879 (Age 69)
Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Bennett was born on 18 November 1809, in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States. She married John Elbert Casey about 1827, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Lowndes, Alabama, United States in 1850. She died on 8 November 1879, in Braggs, Lowndes, Alabama, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Braggs, Lowndes, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Elbert Casey
1797–1871
Mary Bennett
1809–1879
Marriage: about 1827
Jeremiah N. Casey
1828–1862
Joseph C Casey
1838–1868
Matolda Casey
1853–
William Simpson Casey
1830–1854
Parthenia Jane Casey
1832–1908
James H. Casey
1835–1909
Malissa Ann Casey
1836–1901
Renfro Martin Casey
1837–1916
Sabrey E Casey
1841–1873
Mary Adeline Casey
1845–1890
Sarah Casey
1847–1913
Martha Isabelle Casey
1850–1930

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1827
South Carolina, United States
children

(12)

    Jeremiah N. Casey

    Male1828–1862Male

    William Simpson Casey

    Male1830–1854Male

    Parthenia Jane Casey

    Female1832–1908Female

    James H. Casey

    Male1835–1909Male

    Malissa Ann Casey

    Female1836–1901Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 10

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 21

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: from the medieval personal name Benedict (Latin Benedictus meaning ‘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. See also Benedict .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Casey in household of John E Casey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Bennet in entry for Martha I. Leatherwood, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"
  • Mary Bennett Casey, "Find A Grave Index"

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