Mary Elizabeth Garnett

30 November 1829–29 January 1873 (Age 43)
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Garnett was born on 30 November 1829, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Garnett, was 30 and her mother, Ann Blagebrough, was 30. She married David Bennett on 9 July 1851, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Bramley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 29 January 1873, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Bloomington Cemetery, Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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David Bennett
Mary Elizabeth Garnett
Marriage: 9 July 1851
Charles Bennett
John Brigham Bennett
Charlotte Ann Bennett
Mary Bennett
David Bennett
Lydia Bennett
Sarah Elizabeth Bennett
Jane Ann Garnett Bennett
Annie Lovina Bennett
Elizabeth Bennett

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  • Marriage
    9 July 1851Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1831 · Dedication of Jackson County
    Age 2
    In August 1831, Latter-day Saint Sidney Rigdon dedicated Jackson County, Missouri, for the gathering place of Zion.
    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 13
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire, Westmorland, and Yorkshire): from a shortened form of the Old French personal name G(u)erinot, a diminutive of G(u)erin, a Central or Parisian Old French form of Werin or Warin (see Warren ). The development to Garnett is from the common late Middle English lowering of e to a before r + consonant.

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

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    History of Lydia Bennett Longhurst

    As related by her daughter Nora to others and with some additional information. David and Mary Garnett Bennett, natives of Yorkshire, England, joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints i …

    Sources (25)

    • Mary Garnett in household of Samuel Garnett, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Garnet in entry for Elizabeth Bennett Keetch, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Bennett in household of David Bennett, "United States Census, 1860"

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