Ellen Jane Bennett1

F, #287261, b. 4 March 1868, d. 18 August 1943
Last Edited=9 Feb 2009
     Ellen Jane Bennett was born on 4 March 1868 at Templeton, Canterbury, New Zealand.1 She was the daughter of Henry Bennett and Margaret Bennett.1 She married John Moffat Hampton, son of John Hampton and Mary Ann Henderson, on 26 January 1888 at St. Stephens Church, Ashburton, New Zealand.2,3 She died on 18 August 1943 at age 75.4 She was buried at Ashburton Public Cemetery, Ashburton, New Zealand, plot 1499.4
     She was a student at Wakanui School, Wakanui, Canterbury, New Zealand, in September 1876.5 As of after 1887, Ellen Jane Bennett also went by the nick-name of Nellie Hampton.2 From 1888, her married name became Hampton.2

Children of Ellen Jane Bennett and John Moffat Hampton

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 82. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.
  2. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 167.
  3. [S136] Neil Hampton, The exodus of the Hamptons from Ireland to New Zealand (RD 8, Ashburton: author, August 1997), page 278. Hereinafter cited as The Hamptons.
  4. [S2863] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Public Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists, 1978), plot 1499. Hereinafter cited as Ashburton Public Cemetery.
  5. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 106.
  6. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 169.
  7. [S2863] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Public Cemetery, plot 6332.
  8. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 170.
  9. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 171.

Robert-Henry Bennett1

M, #287262, b. 14 September 1869, d. 1952
Last Edited=20 Jan 2001
     Robert-Henry Bennett was born on 14 September 1869 at Templeton, Canterbury, New Zealand.1 He was the son of Henry Bennett and Margaret Bennett.1 He married Laura Johnstone in 1894.2 He died in 1952.3
     He was a student at Wakanui School, Wakanui, Canterbury, New Zealand, in September 1876.4 He was a farmer in 1905 at Stewart, Canterbury, New Zealand.2 He was a farmer in 1917 at Milton, Otago, New Zealand.2 He lived at Warrington, Otago, New Zealand, circa 1950.2

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 83. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.
  2. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 172.
  3. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 166.
  4. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 106.
  5. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 173.

Susannah Bennett1

F, #287263, b. 21 September 1872, d. 24 January 1937
Last Edited=10 May 2011
     Susannah Bennett was born on 21 September 1872 at Templeton, Canterbury, New Zealand.1 She was the daughter of Henry Bennett and Margaret Bennett.1 She married Joseph Rountree, son of Thomas Rountree and Rachel Allen, circa 1892.2 She died on 24 January 1937 at age 64 at Carters Terrace, Tinwald, Ashburton, New Zealand.3,4 She was buried at Ashburton Public Cemetery, Ashburton, New Zealand, plot 1843.4
      From circa 1892, her married name became Rountree.2 Susannah lived with her husband at Tinwald at Carters Terrace, Ashburton, New Zealand, in 1922.5

Children of Susannah Bennett and Joseph Rountree

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 84. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.
  2. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 174.
  3. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 181.
  4. [S2863] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Public Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists, 1978), plot 1843. Hereinafter cited as Ashburton Public Cemetery.
  5. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 178.
  6. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 182.

Charles Bennett1

M, #287264, b. 9 November 1874, d. 9 July 1942
Last Edited=3 Jun 2008
     Charles Bennett was born on 9 November 1874 at Wakanui, Canterbury, New Zealand.1,2 He was the son of Henry Bennett and Margaret Bennett.1 He married Sarah Stalker, daughter of William Stalker and Jane Smith, on 7 May 1901.3 He died on 9 July 1942 at age 67.4 He was buried on 12 July 1942 at Ashburton Public Cemetery, Old Section, Ashburton, New Zealand, plot 177.4,5
     He was a student at Wakanui School, Wakanui, Canterbury, New Zealand.6 He was a steam engine driver and owner from 1900 to 1920 at Tinwald, Ashburton, New Zealand.6 He was a chaff-cutting machine owner, and coal merchant for Bennet and Walls from 1921 to 1924 at Archibald Street, Tinwald, Ashburton, New Zealand.7 He was a farmer from 1925 to 1928 at Elgin, Canterbury, New Zealand.7 He lived at Tinwald at Ashburton, New Zealand, from 1928 to 1937.5 He lived at Christchurch, New Zealand, from 1937 to 1942.5

Children of Charles Bennett and Sarah Stalker

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 105. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.
  2. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 183, says 13 Nov 1874.
  3. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 183 and page 189.
  4. [S2862] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Old Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists, 1979), plot 177. Hereinafter cited as Ashburton Cemetery - Old Section.
  5. [S2862] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Cemetery - Old Section, page 185.
  6. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 183.
  7. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 184.
  8. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 185.
  9. [S2862] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Cemetery - Old Section, plot 129.

Alice Bennett1

F, #287265, b. 31 May 1877, d. February 1949
Last Edited=18 Jun 2008
     Alice Bennett was born on 31 May 1877 at Wakanui, Canterbury, New Zealand.1 She was the daughter of Henry Bennett and Margaret Bennett.1 She married William McDuff, son of William McDuff and Elizabeth Bennett, at Tinwald, Ashburton, New Zealand.2 She died in February 1949 at age 71 at Patetonga, Coromandel, New Zealand.2
     She lived at Tinwald at Grahams Road and Harland Street, Ashburton, New Zealand.3 Her married name became McDuff.2

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 110. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.
  2. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 191.
  3. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 163.
  4. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Bennett Families of Canterbury, page 192.


Joseph George Cook1

M, #287266
Last Edited=22 Oct 2000
     Joseph George Cook married Anne Bennett, daughter of John Bennett and Margaret Ewing.1

Children of Joseph George Cook and Anne Bennett

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 146. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.

William Cook1

M, #287267
Last Edited=22 Oct 2000
     William Cook is the son of Joseph George Cook and Anne Bennett.1

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 146. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.

George Joseph Cook1

M, #287268
Last Edited=22 Oct 2000
     George Joseph Cook is the son of Joseph George Cook and Anne Bennett.1 He married Gertrude Randall.1

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 146. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.

Gertrude Randall1

F, #287269
Last Edited=18 Jun 2008
     Gertrude Randall married George Joseph Cook, son of Joseph George Cook and Anne Bennett.1
      Her married name became Cook.1

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 146. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.

Leslie Cook1

M, #287270
Last Edited=22 Oct 2000
     Leslie Cook is the son of George Joseph Cook and Gertrude Randall.1 He married Maude Blanchard.1

Citations

  1. [S160] G.E. Bennett, Life and Times of the Bennett Families of Canterbury 1862-1979 (Ashburton, NZ: author, 1979), page 146. Hereinafter cited as Bennett Families of Canterbury.