Alvin Ray Bennett

Male10 May 1917–14 May 2015

Brief Life History of Alvin Ray

When Alvin Ray Bennett was born on 10 May 1917, in Taber, Alberta, Canada, his father, William Alvin Bennett, was 30 and his mother, Mary Walker, was 30. He married Dorothy Winnifred Hurd on 19 December 1945, in Cardston Alberta Temple, Cardston, Cardston, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in World in 1935. He died on 14 May 2015, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 98, and was buried in Taber, Alberta, Canada.

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Alvin Ray Bennett
Dorothy Winnifred Hurd
Marriage: 19 December 1945
David Lemonte Bennett

Sources (9)

  • Alvin Ray Bennett, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Alvin Ray Bennett, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Alvin Ray Bennett - Memory of Someone: birth: 10 May 1917; Taber, Alberta, Canada

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1945Cardston Alberta Temple, Cardston, Cardston, Alberta, Canada
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (1)


    Age 65

    Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

    Altered form of French Benet or Bennet or of some other similar (like-sounding) French surname. Altered ending reflects the Canadian and American French practice of sounding the final -t.

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

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