William Thomas Bennett1

#8426, (26 June 1881-20 January 1965)
ChartsThe Streatfields from Farningham (#1)
The Streatfields from Farningham (#2)
Birth*26 JUN 1881 William Thomas Bennett was born on 26 JUN 1881 at Longfield, Kent, England.2 
Marriage*25 DEC 1906 He married Mabel Clara Longhurst, daughter of John Longhurst and Harriet Streatfield, on 25 DEC 1906 at Longfield, Kent.3 
Death*20 JAN 1965 William Thomas Bennett died on 20 JAN 1965 at 37 Essex Road, Longfield, Kent, England, aged 83.4 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Mabel Clara Longhurst lived at Essex Road, Longfield, Kent, England, together with Lilian Mabel Bennett.5 
Employment*12 DEC 1915 William Thomas Bennett was employed as Grocer's assistant.6 
Milit-Beg*12 DEC 1915 He began military service on 12 DEC 1915 at Gravesend, Kent, England.7 
Milit-End*20 AUG 1919 He ended military service on 20 AUG 1919 at Crystal Palace, London, England.8 
Residence29 SEP 1939 He and Mabel Clara Longhurst lived at Sunny Cottage, Essex Road, Longfield, Kent, England, together with Donald Frank Bennett and Lilian Mabel Bennett.1 

Family

Mabel Clara Longhurst b. 10 Nov 1882, d. 2 Sep 1974
Marriage*25 DEC 1906 William Thomas Bennett married Mabel Clara Longhurst, daughter of John Longhurst and Harriet Streatfield, on 25 DEC 1906 at Longfield, Kent.3 
Children
Last Edited5 Jul 2018

Citations

  1. [S124] 1939 census.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Dartford, Kent Jul-Sep 1881, vol 2a 459.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, marriage, Dartford, Kent, Oct-Dec 1906, vol 2a 1103.
  4. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, date & place, probate to widow, Donald Frank Bennett & Lilliam Mabel Crouch.
  5. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  6. [S77] British Army records, 61841, Bennett, William Thomas, Royal Susex Regt. wife & children.
  7. [S77] British Army records, 61841 and 52659, Pte., Bennett, William Thomas, Fuseliers.
  8. [S77] British Army records, 52659, Pte., Bennett, William Thomas, Royal Fuseliers, wounded, France June 1918,.
  9. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Dartford, Kent, Apr-Jun 1923, vol 2a 1197, mother Longhurst.
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