Frederick Bennett

5 May 1841–27 December 1915
Sheepshed, Leicestershire, England

The Life Summary of Frederick

When Frederick Bennett was born on 5 May 1841, in Sheepshed, Leicestershire, England, his father, Joseph Bennett, was 28 and his mother, Hannah Danvers, was 25. He married Rebecca Thurman on 29 January 1860, in Shepshed, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Sheepshed, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years. In 1891, at the age of 50, his occupation is listed as framework knitter hosiery. He was buried in Shepshed, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Bennett
1841–1915
Rebecca Thurman
1840–1918
Marriage: 29 January 1860
Isaac Bennett Thurman
1859–1914
Frederick Bennett
1860–1860
Benjamin Bennett
1862–1864
Teresa M Bennett
1863–1950
Hannah Bennett
1865–1909
Rudolph Bennett
1866–1941
Henry Bennett
1867–1882
Frederick Bennett
1869–1949
Hiram (Aaron) Austin Bennett
1870–1916
Uriah Joseph Bennett
1872–1931
Edith Agnes Bennett
1873–
Veronica Bennett
1875–1958
Rebecca Winefred Bennett
1876–
Osmond Bennett
1877–1877
Bernard Bennett
1879–1951
Winifred Maria Bennett
1881–1953
Gertrude May Helen Bennett
1884–
Mary Coleta Bennett
1884–

Spouse and Children

Children

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1843
Age 2
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War
Age 13
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 39
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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.

Possible Related Names

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Sources (15)

  • Fredrick Bennet in household of Joseph Bennet, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Fredrick Bennett in household of Josep Bennett, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Frederick Bennett, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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