Benedict Denning

16 April 1883–4 November 1954 (Age 71)
Victoria, Ellis, Kansas, United States

The Life of Benedict

When Benedict Denning was born on 16 April 1883, in Victoria, Ellis, Kansas, United States, his father, Michael Denning, was 48 and his mother, Catherine Maria Graus, was 36. He married Maria Catharine Dinkel on 1 February 1904, in Victoria, Ellis, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Pleasant Hill Township, Ellis, Kansas, United States in 1930 and Ogallah, Trego, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 4 November 1954, in Victoria, Ellis, Kansas, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Benedict Denning
1883–1954
Maria Catharine Dinkel
1880–1919
Marriage: 1 February 1904
Marcella Denning
1903–1998
Maria Denning
1904–1992
Mary Denning
1904–1992
Tony Denning
–1993
Margaret Denning
1907–1991
Leo Denning
1908–1997
William Denning
1910–1987
George Denning
1912–2007
Anthony Denning
1914–
Elizabeth M. Denning
1918–1992

Spouse and Children

    Male1883–1954Male

    Maria Catharine Dinkel

    Female1880–1919Female

MARRIAGE
1 February 1904
Victoria, Ellis, Kansas, United States
children

(10)

    Marcella Denning

    Female1903–1998Female

    Maria Denning

    Female1904–1992Female

    Mary Denning

    Female1904–1992Female

    Female1907–1991Female

    Male1908–1997Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Michael Denning

    Male1834–1914Male

    Catherine Maria Graus

    Female1846–1887Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from an Old English personal name, Dynna.2 Irish: variant of Dineen .3 German: habitational name from Denning in Bavaria.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bennetickus Denning in household of Mickel Denning, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Benedict Denning, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bendict Denning, "United States Census, 1940"

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