Walter E Bennett

2 February 1925–23 February 2003 (Age 78)
Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, United States

The Life of Walter E

When Walter E Bennett was born on 2 February 1925, in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, United States, his father, Wallace Bennett, was 30 and his mother, Olive L. Beyl, was 22. He died on 23 February 2003, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 78.

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Walter E Bennett
E Jewell Lingenfelter

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings


    Olive L. Beyl




    Viola Bennett


    Catherine Marie Bennett



World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 22

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

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)

  • Walter Bennett in household of Wallace Bennett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter E Bennett in household of Wallace Bennett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter E Bennett, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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