John Lisle Bennett

3 January 1890–1 September 1969 (Age 79)
Reno Township, Pope, Minnesota, United States

The Life of John Lisle

When John Lisle Bennett was born on 3 January 1890, in Reno Township, Pope, Minnesota, United States, his father, Lisle Bennett, was 44 and his mother, Ann Patton, was 40. He married Florence L Jenkinson on 11 April 1911. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Glenwood, Pope, Minnesota, United States in 1920. He died on 1 September 1969, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John Lisle Bennett
Florence L Jenkinson
Marriage: 11 April 1911
Marvin Gerald Bennett

Spouse and Children


    Florence L Jenkinson


11 April 1911


    Marvin Gerald Bennett


Parents and Siblings

    Lisle Bennett


    Ann Patton




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World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 3

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • John Bennett in household of Lisle Bennett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Bennett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Bennett in household of Lisle Bennett, "United States Census, 1900"

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