Elma May Bennett

23 July 1910–15 July 1999 (Age 88)
Russell Springs, Russell, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elma May

When Elma May Bennett was born on 23 July 1910, her father, Junius Lee Bennett, was 24 and her mother, Amanda Louella Wilson, was 24. She lived in Webbs Cross Roads, Russell, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 3, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930. She died on 15 July 1999, in Russell Springs, Russell, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Russell Springs, Russell, Kentucky, United States.

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Omry Upton
Elma May Bennett

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    Arvis E Bennett



    Olis Elmer Bennett


    Oval D Bennett


    Avil Roe Bennett


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

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.
1912 · McCreary County Created

Age 2

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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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  • Elma Bennett in household of Junius L Bennett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elma M Bennett in household of Junius L Bennett, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elma Upton in entry for Omry Upton, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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