Allye Bennett

12 September 1815–19 March 1892 (Age 76)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Allye

When Allye Bennett was born on 12 September 1815, in Indiana, United States, her father, Private John Scarborough, was 52 and her mother, Mary Francis Bennett, was 52. She married Bennett Scarborough MD on 1 May 1836, in Franklin, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Spring Garden, Jefferson, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 19 March 1892, at the age of 76, and was buried in Ewing, Franklin, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bennett Scarborough MD
Allye Bennett
Marriage: 1 May 1836
Elizabeth Thompson Scarborough
John Nelson Scarborough
Joseph Bennett Scarborough
Wilson Scarborough
Bennett Scarborough
Alva Curtis Scarborough

Spouse and Children

1 May 1836
Franklin, Illinois, United States


    Elizabeth Thompson Scarborough



    Joseph Bennett Scarborough


    Wilson Scarborough



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Private John Scarborough


    Mary Francis Bennett




    Green Scarborough


    Griffin Scarborough


    Wilson Scarborough


    Temperence Scarborough


    Nancy Scarborough


+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Indiana is the 19th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elly Scarborough in household of J B Scarborough, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alice Scarboro, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Alcy Scarborough in household of Bennet Scarborough, "United States Census, 1860"

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