About Clarence Edmund Bennett
Wikipedia Biographical Summary:
"...Clarence Edmund Bennett, (1833–1902) usually referred to as Clarence E. Bennett, a graduate of West Point, a career American Army officer that saw duty almost exclusively in Western frontier assignments, served in the American Civil War in California, New Mexico and Arizona Territories and later in Reconstruction occupation forces and frontier duty during the later Indian Wars..."
"...He married Sciota or Siotha Whitlock (born in 1835 in Missouri) in San Bernardino about 1861 . She was the daughter of Harvey Gilman Whitlock  and Minerva Abbott, who had been two of the earliest Mormon converts in 1830. Their four children were: William Clarence, Irvine E., Ida Minerva, and Daisy Whitlock..."