Lewis DeWitt Bennett

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Lewis DeWitt Bennett

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Harvard, McHenry County, Illinois, United States
Death: January 04, 1935 (74)
Millwood, Spokane County, Washington, United States
Place of Burial: Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Lewis Bennett and Anna Bennett
Husband of Diadama Lillian Bennett
Father of Georgia Etta James; Louis Robert Bennett; Marion Dawn Smith and Ralph Booth Bennett
Brother of Mary Ann Davis; Georgia Etta McGraw and Katherine McCowan

Occupation: Railroad Mail Clerk, Building & Painting Contractor, Restaurant Mgr, Farmer
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About Lewis DeWitt Bennett

Residence • 1870 Chemung, McHenry, Illinois, United States 1870 US Census

Residence • 1880 Mason, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States


Occupation • April 1900 Dodge City, Iowa Railroad Mail Clerk


Residence • 1900 Wahkonsa Township Fort Dodge city Ward 3, Webster, Iowa, United States


Occupation • 1872-1927; retired probably 1927-1935 Death cert does not give place of farming; spent 8 years in Spokane, probably as a "retired farmer" Farmer; retired farmer at time of death in 1935 As given and interpreted in the original death certificate


Residence • 15 April 1910 Opportunity, Spokane, Washington, United States 1910 Census


Occupation • 15 April 1910 Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States Book Keeper - S. Brewing Co. 1910 US Census


Residence • 1910 Opportunity, Spokane, Washington, United States

Residence • February 1918 Copeland, Boundary, Idaho, United States Obit for daughter Mrs. Georgia E. James death in 1918.


Custom Event • Education about 1918 Spokane, Washington, United States Graduated from North Central High School "THE BENNETTS 1997 EDITION" REUNION.


Residence • 12 September 1918 W 3614 Providence Ave., Spokane, Washington Son's Draft Reg.


Occupation • 1920 Builder and Painting Contractor 1920 US Census


Residence • 1920 Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States


Custom Event • Bought Farm 30 July 1920 Ford, Stevens, Washington, United States Purchased 320 Acre farm for $4000.


Residence • 1930 Trent Road, Millwood, Spokane, Washington, United States


Occupation • 1930 On Trent road in Millwood, Spokane, Washington, United States Managed a Restaurant 1930 US Census. His Son, Ralph Bennett (my father) told me about the Restaurant being on the corner of Trent and Argonne Road close to West Valley High School.

Residence • from 1927 to 1935 Millwood, Spokane, Washington, United States Millwood, Spokane, Washington, USA original death certificate of Lewis Dewitt Bennett indicates that he had spent 8 years in residence in city or town where death occurred.


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Lewis DeWitt Bennett's Timeline

1860
December 9, 1860
Harvard, McHenry County, Illinois, United States
1893
1893
1900
1900
1902
1902
1912
1912
1935
January 4, 1935
Age 74
Millwood, Spokane County, Washington, United States
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Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, United States