Susan Bennett

Brief Life History of Susan

When Susan Bennett was born on 14 June 1836, in Ohio, United States, her father, John Bennett, was 45 and her mother, Anna Stockham, was 37. She married John Washington Johnson on 18 October 1853, in Jackson, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Scioto Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States for about 40 years. She died on 24 March 1904, in Jackson, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Jackson, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Washington Johnson
1830–1901
Susan Bennett
1836–1904
Marriage: 18 October 1853
William Johnson
1854–1855
John Johnson
about 1861–1933
Cornelia Johnson
1857–1863
Mary A Johnson
1858–1893
Robert Ross Johnson
1864–1897
Albert Lee Johnson
1866–1952
Stella M. Johnson
1873–1874

Sources (15)

  • Susan Johnson in household of John W Johnson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Susan Bennett - Published information: birth-name: Susan Bennett
  • Susan Bennet, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

World Events (7)

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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.

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