Bennett, Charles, was born in Williamson, January 20, 1822, and is a son of Josiah and Ruth Bennett, mentioned
in this work. Our subject was educated in the Palmyra and Marion Academies. He has always been a farmer and owns
eighty five acres of land, on which his father settled. Mr. Bennet was a Whig, and assisted in organizing the Republican
party, of which he has since been a member. He has been collector one year and assessor nine years, and also trustee
of the school for several years. He was a member of I. O. O. F. Mr. Bennett married twice; first, Delia Warner,
of Sodus, they had six children, of whom five are living: J. Warner, who has been a postal clerk for fifteen years
and is now a druggist in Williamson, he married Lelia Brown, of Richville; Josiah, died in infancy; Ellen W.; C.
Fred; Edward A.; Mamie C. Mrs. Bennett died in 1871, and Mr. Bennett married for a second wife Mrs. Phebe L Bishop,
of Richville, N. Y. She had two children by a former husband, Mattie L and Errie R Bishop. There was born to Mr.
and Mrs. Bennett one daughter, Jennie D., now married to Mr. I. Brasser, of Buffalo.
Landmarks of Wayne County, New York
Edited by: Hon. George W. Cowles
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1895
Wayne County, NY
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