Joseph Lewis Bennett

Male 1837 - 1923  (85 years)


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  • Name Joseph Lewis Bennett 
    Nickname Joel 
    Born 8 Mar 1837  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • The birth of Joseph L. Bennett recorded in the family bible of Jesse L. Bennett and Nancy Bennett. He is identified as Joel L. Bennett. The recorded birth date is 13 Dec. 1829.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    William Buford Division 
    Census 14 Dec 1850  Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Southern District 
    Census 6 Jul 1860  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
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    North District 
    Census 23 Jun 1870  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
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    Subdivision north of Dan River 
    Census 16 Jun 1880  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
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    Dan River District 
    Census 21 Jun 1900  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
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    Dan River District 
    Census 6 Feb 1920  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Dan River District 
    _UID D9B4D285C8274290BCC46CE009DD89553550 
    Died 18 Feb 1923  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I280  Bennett, Harrison, and Herron Families
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2015 

    Father Jesse Lewis Bennett,   b. 27 Apr 1801, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1887, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Nancy Lyon,   b. 12 Dec 1810,   d. 19 Jun 1887, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 14 children 
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Matilda J. Dodson,   b. Abt 1834,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Nov 1859  Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sylvany Gardner perfomed the ceremony.
    Children 
     1. Fannie Bennett,   b. 1 Dec 1860, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mollie Edner Bennett,   b. 5 Nov 1863, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1866, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. John Abner Bennett,   b. 5 Apr 1866, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1953, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Ellis Stamps Bennett,   b. 3 Feb 1868, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Raleigh Sidney Bennett,   b. 13 Feb 1871, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1952, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Maggie Ella Bennett,   b. 17 Apr 1873, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F1408  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Joseph \'Joel\' Lewis Bennett Headstone
    Joseph \"Joel\" Lewis Bennett Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] Bible, Jesse L. Bennett and Nancy Bennett, Birth; Joel L. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S263] Virginia Death Certificates (Ancestry), Joel Lewis Bennett; 5568; 1923; 26 Nov 2016 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S61] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1840 U.S. Census, 129; 6 December 2014; Jessee Bennett.
      2 males < 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female < 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 20-30.
      According to the family bible of Jesse Bennett and Nancy Bennett, there should be another female 10-15 in the 1840 census.

    4. [S60] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1850 U.S. Census, Southern District; 154A; 3 December 2014; 1291; 1291; Jesse Bennett (Reliability: 3).

      Name-Age-Gender-Place of birth-Occupation-Value of Real Estate

      Jesse Bennett-43-M-Virginia-farmer-400
      Nancy Bennett-40-F-Virginia
      Rachel Bennett-30-F-Virginia
      William Bennett-22-M-Virginia-laborer
      Mary Bennett-20-F-Virginia
      Sarah Bennett-19-F-Virginia
      Judy Bennett-17-F-Virginia
      John Bennett-15-M-Virginia
      Joseph Bennett-13-M-Virginia
      Thomas Bennett-11-M-Virginia
      Charley Bennett-9-M-Virginia

    5. [S59] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1860 U.S. Census, North District; 181; 1 January 2014; 170; 170; Joel Bennett (Reliability: 3).

      Joel Bennett-23-M-Virginia-farm laborer
      Matilda J. 24-F-Virginia

    6. [S23] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1870 U.S. Census, Subdivision North of the Dan River; 84A; 1 January 2015; 444; 447; J. L. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

      J. L. Bennett-38-M-Virginia-farmer-0-200
      Matilda-35-F-Virginia-keeping house
      Fannie-9-F-Virginia
      John-4-M-Virginia
      Ellis Bennett-2-M-Virginia

    7. [S58] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1880 U.S. Census, 170; Dan River District; 224A; 1 January 2015; 298; 361; Joe L. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

      Joe L. Bennett-head-M-43-Virginia-farmer
      Matilda J-wife-F-45-Virginia-keeping house
      Fannie N.-daughter-F-19-Virginia-no occupation
      John A.-son-M-14-Virginia-farm hand
      Ellis E.-son-M-12-Virginia-farm hand
      Rolly S.-son-M-9-Virginia
      Nightie E-daughter-F-7-Virginia

    8. [S57] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1900 U.S. Census, 79; Dan River District; 13B; 1 January 2015; 244; 253; Joel L. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

      Joel L-Bennett-head-63-M-farmer
      Matilda J-wife-66-F-Virginia
      Raleigh-son-30-M-Virginia

    9. [S53] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1920 U.S. Census, 152; Dan River District; 6B; 1 January 2015; 95; 95; Raleigh S. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

      Raleigh S. Bennett-head-M-48-Virginia-farmer
      Rosa B.-wife-F-44-Virginia-none
      Ellis H.-son-M-14-Virginia-farmer
      Joel T.-son-M-13-Virginia-none
      Aubrey B.-son-M-Virginia-none
      Hugh C.-son-M-9-Virginia-none
      Claude D.-son-M-4-Virginia-none
      Joel Lewis Bennett-father-M-82-Virginia-farmer