Ernest Linwood Bennett

Male 1902 - 2000


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  • Born  7 Mar 1902  Ringgold, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Census  20 Apr 1910  Pittsylvania Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Dan River 
    Census  21 Jan 1920  Pittsylvania Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census  18 Apr 1930  Pittsylvania Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Dan River 
    • The household of Earnest Bennette (27) includes his wife Lucile (22), daughter Francis (2), son John (5/12) and brother Walter (21). He rents his home is working as a farmer.
    Census  6 Apr 1940  Pittsylvania Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Dan River 
    • The household of E.L. Bennett (38) includes his wife Lucille (32), daughter Frances (11, son John (9), daughter Nancy (10 and son William (5). E.L. Bennett is renting his home and making his living as a farmer. He completed 2 years of high school.
    _UID  3242FE50BC20428893F2CB9E0A5A558B9AF7 
    Died  5 Jan 2000  Ringgold, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Ringgold, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I4  Bennett, Harrison, and Herron Families
    Last Modified  10 Dec 2014 

    Father  William Hartwell Bennett,   b. 11 Jun 1870, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1962, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Martha Elizabeth Dodson,   b. 1 Jan 1877, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1972, Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F5  Group Sheet

    Family  Lucille Yates,   b. 14 May 1907, Chatam, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 2000, Ringgold, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Jan 1927  Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Ernest Linwood Bennett and Lucille Yates were married on Thursday, Jan. 27, 1927 in Danville, Virginia. The marriage was performed by Dr. T. A. Smoot, pastor, at the home of John Richard Yates on Jefferson Ave. The bride was given away by her brother, Ophel Wade Yates. Arch Ferguson, brother-in-law of the groom, was best man.
    Children 
     1. William Jennings Bennett,   b. 26 Jul 1934, Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 2009, Asheville, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Linwood Bennett
     3. Walter Edward Bennett
     4. Nancy Lee Bennett
     5. Frances Elizabeth Bennett,   b. 18 Nov 1928, Pittslyvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1973, Greensboro, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F3  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

    • Ernest Linwood Bennett and Lucille Yates were married on Thursday, Jan. 27, 1927 in Danville, Virginia. The marriage was performed by Dr. T. A. Smoot, pastor, at the home of John Richard Yates on Jefferson Ave. The bride was given away by her brother, Ophel Wade Yates. Arch Ferguson, brother-in-law of the groom, was best man. The Danville Bee, 29 Jan 1927.

  • Sources 
    1. [S79] U.S., Social Security Death Index (Ancestry), Ernest L. Bennett; 225-50-5090; 28 December 2014 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S56] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1910 U.S. Census, 98; Dan River; 3A; 2 December 2014; 39; Wm. H. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S53] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1920 U.S. Census, 152; Dan River; 1B; 2 December 2014; 12; 12; William H. Bennett (Reliability: 3).
      William H. Bennett (49)
      Mattie (43)
      Percy (23)
      Ruby (19)
      Ernest (17)
      Mary (15)
      Walter (12)
      Horace (9)
      Janie (3)
      Dorothy (1)

    4. [S55] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1930 U.S. Census, 72-16; Dan River; 15A; 2 December 2014; 256; 257; Earnest Bennette (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S54] Pittsylvania County, Virginia, 1940 U.S. Census, 72-24; Dan River; 1B; 2 December 2014; 14; E. L. Bennett (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S4] Newspaper, The Danville Bee, Marriage of Ernest L. Bennett and Lucille Yates; 29 January 1927.