Elijah & Jane Bennett

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Marker Type:    Headstone

Material:    Granite

Dimensions (H x W x D):    11 in x 14 in x 6 in

Direction Marker Faces:    West

Inscription:    ELIJAH BENNETT / 1791 – 1874. / JANE / HIS WIFE / 1791 – 1857.

Biography:    Elijah Bennett was born in 1791 in New York. He was married to Jane VanWart.

Jane VanWart was born on June 16, 1791 in Rensselaer County, New York to parents Isaac (1750 – 1840) and Amy Bishop VanWart (1762 – 1848). She died in 1857.

Elijah and Jane had two children: Dewitt C. Bennett (1819 – 1897), and Jane Bennett (1833 – 1862).


Use these links to view Elijah and Jane Bennett in the U.S. Census:

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