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Catherine Maria Bennett

Catherine Maria Bennett

Female 1900 - 1987  (87 years)


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  • Name Catherine Maria Bennett  [1
    Born 15 Feb 1900  Altmar, Oswego Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jul 1987  Watertown, Jefferson Co. New York, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 87 years 
    Person ID I12909  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Charles Avery Bennett,   b. Oct 1850, Herkimer County, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1911, Albion, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Coral Effie Clark,   b. 1875, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age 46 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1895 
    Family ID F3891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Hobert J. Lester,   b. 19 Jan 1898, Boylston, Osewgo Co. New York, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1975, Watertown, Jefferson Co. New York, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1920  Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Hazel Marguerite Lester,   b. 28 Apr 1921, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1996, Jefferson Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Mildred Evelyn Lester,   b. 9 Sep 1922, Richland Township, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 2006, Richland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     3. Charles Hobart Lester,   b. 29 Jan 1924, Richland Township, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1925, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Irma Catherine Lester
    Married: 1x5. Dorothy Marie Lester
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1900 - Altmar, Oswego Co., NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Mar 1920 - Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Catherine M. Bennett Lester - February 15, 1900 - July 9, 1987. Daughter of Charles and Coral Clark Bennett. Wife of Hobert J. Lester.

      Newspaper Obituary - Monday, July 13, 1987 Banner Times - Pulaski, New York - Catherine M. Lester age 87 of Richland died Thursday morning July 9, 1987 at the Samaritan Keep Home in Watertown. She was born February 15, 1900, the daughter of Charles and Coral Clark Bennett at Altmar, New York. She graduated from Sandy Creek High School in 1918 and Sandy Creek Training Cass in 1919. She taught in the Springbrook School District. She married Hobert Lester March 17, 1920 at Richland. She and her husband owned and operated a John Deere farm machinery business for many years. They resided in the Richland area all of their married life. She was a member of the Orwell Rebekah Lodge, a fifty-four year member of the Pulaski Grange No. 730 and a member of the Richland Church of Christ. Survivors include four daughters, Hazel Babcock of Henderson; Mildred Minot of Richland; Dorothy Schryver of Mannsville, and Irma Chapman of Brewerton; thirteen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 11 at the Foster Hax Funeral Home 'with Rev. Catherine Salisbury officiating. Burial was in Richland Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Richland Church of Christ or NOCA.

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Richland, Oswego, New York; Roll: T627_2715; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 38-69.