Biography of Josiah C. Bennett
Bennington County, VT Biographies





Bennett, Josiah C., Pownal, (Pownal Center p. o.), was born in Pownal August 12, 1834, and is now engaged in farming, owning one hundred and ninety acres. His parents were Josiah and Syrena (Estes) Bennett, who were natives of this township. Mr. Bennett served in a cavalry company during the War of 1812. Francis Bennett, grandfather of Josiah C., came from Rhode Island and is said to have been the first Baptist minister in Pownal. Josiah C. was married July 4. 1854, to Ann C. Barber. They have had one child, Marshia A., now the wife of Marcus Dunn of Pownal. Ann C. was a daughter of Noel and Olive (Thompson) Barber of Pownal.

From:
HISTORY OF BENNINGTON COUNTY, VT
WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS.
EDITED BY
LEWIS CASS ALDRICH
1889


Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

NAVIGATION

Bennington County, VT
Biographies

Online
Biographies

New York
Histories

New York
Biographies

Maine
Histories

Pennsylvania
Histories

Pennsylvania
Biographies

For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium

Family Tree Maker 2012