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Richard Bennett (abt. 1836 - 1910)

Richard Bennett
Born about [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1876 in Gwalia, Western Australia, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Sandford Street, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australiamap
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RICHARD BENNETT (Bennett-16669)


BIRTH. Abt. 1836, location unknown

MARRIAGE. 1876, Gwalia, Western Australia, Australia

MARRIAGE. 1876, Emily Burton, daughter of William Burton & ??

MARRIAGE. WA BDM Marriage Reg: #4169/1876
Family name Burton
Given names Emily
Family name of Spouse Bennell [sic, Bennett]
Given names of Spouse Richard
Place of marriage Gwalia


(1) William John Bennett, b. abt. 1878, d. 12 Jun 1883
(2) Evelyn Gertrude/Emily Bennett, b. abt. 1880, d. 30 Nov 1967, m. 5 Dec 1900, Alfred George Andrews, son of Alfred George Andrews & Elizabeth (Wagstaff) Andrews
(3) Frank Bennett, b. abt. 1883
(4) William John Bennett, b. 1885, d. abt. 1886
(5) Florence Sarah Bennett, b. abt. 1886, d. 3 Sep 1941, m. 1931, Clarence James Bell, son of George James Bell & Emily Jane (Pass) Bell
(6) Isaiah John (Ike) Bennett, b. abt. 1888, d. 12 Mar 1958, m. 28 Feb 1932, Matilda Louisa Augusta (Okely) Hanlon, daughter of Thomas Charles Okely & Matilda Louisa Augusta (Schmidt) Okely
(7) Eveline/Evelyn Mary (Louie) Bennett, b. abt. 1890, d. 31 Jul 1969, m (1). 1912, Ernest Samuel Bandy, son of George Bandy & Elizabeth (Holder) Bandy, m (2). bef. 1925, Samuel Cameron Hunter, son of James Hunter & Louisa (Goodridge) Hunter
(8) Joseph Thomas Bennett, b. abt. 1893, d. 12 Mar 1972, m. Florence Sarah Curtin, daughter of John Joseph Curtin & Mary Ann (Finn) Curtin
(9) Ruby Gladys Bennett, b. abt. 1896, d. 1896

DEATH. 6 Mar 1910, Sandford Street, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia

DEATH. WA BDM Death Reg: #16/1910
Family name Bennett
Given names Richard
Place of death District of Geraldton

DEATH REPORT. On Monday Cr. C. H. Bennett, of Cue, received word of the death, on Sunday, of his father (Mr. Richard Bennett), at Geraldton, of which town he had been a resident for many years. At the meeting of the Cue Municipal Council on Tuesday night it was decided to send a letter of condolence to Cr. Bennett. The late Mr. Bennett, who was 74 years of age, had not enjoyed good health for some time, but he was about the town a few days prior to his death, and the end was unexpected. He had reared a large family, the sons including Charles (Cue), Frank and Isaac, and the daughters Mrs. T. Harrison (Greenough), Mrs. A. Andrews (Golden Gate), and Misses Florence and Louie Bennett.

BURIAL. Geraldton Cemetery
BENNETT , Richard.
6 Mar 1910
Aged 74

(1913). IN MEMORIAM. BENNETT.— In - loving memory of our dear husband and father, Richard Bennett, who died on March 6th, 1910, at Sandford Street, Geraldton. A. painful shock, a dreadful blow, / Oh, husband and father we miss you so ; / His memory still is ever dear, / For often we shed a silent tear. Inserted by his loving wife and family.

Death of Spouse: 26 Dec 1930, Sandford-street, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia


  • Marriage: WA BDM Marriage Reg: #4169/1876
  • Death: WA BDM Death Reg: #16/1910

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