Eliza Ann Bennett

about 1805–4 June 1834 (Age 29)
New York, United States

The Life of Eliza Ann

Eliza Ann Bennett was born about 1805, in New York, United States. She married Edward Orlando Blanchard on 28 May 1828, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 4 June 1834, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 29.

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Family Time Line

Edward Orlando Blanchard
1803–1855
Eliza Ann Bennett
1805–1834
Marriage: 28 May 1828
Cornelia F Gallion
1852–1945

Spouse and Children

    Edward Orlando Blanchard

    Male1803–1855Male

    Female1805–1834Female

MARRIAGE
28 May 1828
New York, United States
children

(1)

    Cornelia F Gallion

    Male1852–1945Male

World Events (3)

1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 7

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 13

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 22

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

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 (2)

  • Eliza A Bennett, "Ohio, Church Records, 1762-2008"
  • Eliza A. Bennett, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"

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