Rudolphus Nathaniel Bennett

27 October 1843–29 December 1927 (Age 84)
Nashville, Lee, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Rudolphus Nathaniel

When Rudolphus Nathaniel Bennett was born on 27 October 1843, in Nashville, Lee, Iowa, United States, his father, David Alma Bennett, was 42 and his mother, Johanna Lovell, was 40. He married Hannah Elizabeth Allred on 10 November 1862, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 29 December 1927, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rudolphus Nathaniel Bennett
1843–1927
Hannah Elizabeth Allred
1848–1900
Marriage: 10 November 1862
William Rodolphus Bennett
1864–1930
Hanna Mazina Bennett
1866–1867
Julia Arletta Bennett
1868–1869
Hattie Maud Bennett
1872–1953
Estella Sarinda Bennett
1876–1925
Effa or Effie Leoma Bennett
1879–1967
David Alma Bennett
1882–1967
Anna Laura Bennett
1885–1976
Isaac Rawlin Bennett
1888–1964

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 November 1862Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1846
    Age 3
    Iowa is the 29th state.
    1865
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

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    Story Highlight

    Rudolphus Nathaniel Bennett

    I never met this great grandfather of course but Have a book that was given to me by my father . with his name in it. Indian Depredations in Utah. Utah Indian war Veterans. copyright 1919. His pictur …

    Sources (34)

    • Rodolphus N Bennett, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Rodolph Bennett in entry for William Rodolph Bennett, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Dolph Bennett, "United States Census, 1880"

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