Hester Louise Bennet

18 July 1841–14 December 1857 (Age 16)
Scioto, Ohio, United States

The Life of Hester Louise

When Hester Louise Bennet was born on 18 July 1841, in Scioto, Ohio, United States, her father, Thaddeus Bennett Jr., was 25 and her mother, Mary Lucinda Howell, was 25. She married George Wilson Gammon before 1857. She lived in Harrison Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 14 December 1857, in Siloam, Greenup, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 16, and was buried in Greenup, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Wilson Gammon
Hester Louise Bennet
Marriage: before 1857

Spouse and Children

before 1857

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (2)


Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 9

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bennett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Louisa Bennett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hester Louisa Bennett Gammon, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hester L Gammon 1857 Kentucky death record

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