Dr. Winfield Scott Bennett 2nd

13 August 1851–3 December 1930 (Age 79)
Pineville, Albion, Oswego, New York, United States

The Life of Winfield Scott

When Dr. Winfield Scott Bennett 2nd was born on 13 August 1851, in Pineville, Albion, Oswego, New York, United States, his father, Oliver Bennett, was 38 and his mother, Minerva Dolly Colton, was 35. He married Eugenia Josephine Terry on 5 October 1886. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Albion, Oswego, New York, United States for about 15 years and Brookhaven, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States in 1900. He died on 3 December 1930, in Patchogue, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Patchogue, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr. Winfield Scott Bennett 2nd
Eugenia Josephine Terry
Marriage: 5 October 1886
Bessie Bennet
John W Bennett
Mary Josephine Bennett

Spouse and Children

5 October 1886


    Bessie Bennet


    John W Bennett


    Mary Josephine Bennett


Parents and Siblings

    Oliver Bennett


    Minerva Dolly Colton




    Euthanasia Bennett


    Rosalie H. Bennett


    Betsy P. Bennett



World Events (8)


Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 12

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 21

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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)

  • Winfield S Bennett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Winfield S Bennett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Winfield Bennett, "United States Census, 1900"

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