Effie Lollie Bennett

28 February 1896–9 October 1955 (Age 59)
Slaughter, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Effie Lollie

When Effie Lollie Bennett was born on 28 February 1896, in Slaughter, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States, her father, James Hardy Bennett, was 28 and her mother, Clara Louise Paxton, was 28. She married Ernest Dewitt Brian on 30 December 1913, in Clinton, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ward, Allen, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years and Police Jury Ward 3, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States in 1940. She died on 9 October 1955, in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Slaughter, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Dewitt Brian
1890–1963
Effie Lollie Bennett
1896–1955
Marriage: 30 December 1913
George Herbert Brian
1915–1975
William Henry Brian
1916–1919
Ernest Clide Brian
1918–1971
Louise Catherine Brian
1920–2008
Leslie Lloyd Brian
1922–1978
Robert Jennings Brian
1924–1961
Eula Bernice Brian
1926–1996
Ione Marguerite Brian
1927–2016
Wilton Alvin Brian
1929–2015
Lizzie Lucille Brian
1931–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1913
Clinton, East Feliciana, Louisiana, United States
children

(10)

    George Herbert Brian

    Male1915–1975Male

    William Henry Brian

    Male1916–1919Male

    Ernest Clide Brian

    Male1918–1971Male

    Louise Catherine Brian

    Female1920–2008Female

    Leslie Lloyd Brian

    Male1922–1978Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Effie Lollie Bennett Brian in household of Ernest Duertt Brian, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Effie Lollie Bennett Brian in household of Ernest Dewitt Brian, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Effie Lollie Bennett Brian in household of Ernest Dewitt Brian, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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