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.
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.
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