ANDREW JACKSON BENNETT

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1850 Census of Forsyth Co. GA. [768] age 12 listed as "Andrew B." c: 1838
1860 Census Forsyth Co., Ga. [751] listed as "Anderson B Bennett"  age 23 c: 1837
Andrew age 23 and Martha E age 18 living with Sarah Padgett Bennett in 1860.
1870 Census Forsyth Co. GA. [791/708,157/141] age 31 Chestatee Dist. Cumming GA Occ: Farmer  0/$100
listed as "A.J.Bennett" & Martha.   c: 1839
Living next to Samuel Crow in 1870.
1880 Census Soundex Forsyth Co., GA.  listed as "Andy" age 43 c: 1837 & Martha C. living in Chattahoochee District of Forysth Co. GA.

Note from Lorene Veal:
   x.  Andrew Jackson. Born, 15 Aug 1837, in Georgia. Died,
26 Apr 1923, in New Orleans, LA. He married Martha Cansada Crow,
14 Jan 1858, in Forsyth Co Ga.

                 Andrew Jackson Bennett served in Co. E, 43rd Reg.
Army of Tennessee. This  regiment was called the Kellogg Rifles.
He was appointed Private on March 10, 1862 and appointed 5th Sergeant
in May 1863. He was captured at Baker's Creek Miss.
May 17, 1863, (near Vicksburg, Miss.). He was imprisoned at Fort
Delaware, Del. until July 3, 1863  when he was exchanged. He was in the
camp hospital near Atlanta, where records show he was furloughed for 60
days. Records show that when his furlough expired he was unable to reach
his command and he enlisted in Powell's Company Georgia Militia Calvary.
                 Surrendered at Kingston, Ga. May 12, 1865 at close of war. He was a member
of the League of Confederate Veterans and was in New Orleans to attend a
meeting of this group when he died at the home of his son Freeman. Andrew
Jackson Bennett married for a second time to Mrs. Espey C. Moore on June 5, 1909.
                 There was no issue from this marriage.

1870  Census Forsyth Co. Ga.
141 A. J. Bennett   31m          ga    1839
 Martha            28f            ga    1842
 Georgia          11 or 12f   ga     1859
                James H.             9m           ga   1861
                Sarah E           3f              ga   1867
                Jo__? A           1m            ga   1869
                Crow, Polly     71f            sc    1799

Information from Census, Court, Cemeteries Pg. 62 & Notes from Martha Jones
Per Lorene Veal - Family Work Sheet.

1880 Census Soundex Forsyth Co., GA.

Bennett, Andy White Male age 43 from GA
Martha C  wife age 40
Sarah E dau age 14
James R son age 12
Isaac C son age 11
Berry B son age 9 b: 1871
Samuel F son age 7
William J son age 5
Mary ? dau age ?/12 months
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Descendants of Andrew Jackson "Andy" BENNETT
 
 1   Andrew Jackson "Andy" BENNETT b: 15 August 1837 in Forsyth Co., GA    (s/o Henry Bennett &
Sarah Padgett)  d: 26 April 1923 in New Orleans, LA
.  +Martha Cansada CROW b: 03 April 1841 in GA.    (d/o John Crow Sr. and Mary) m: 14 January
1858 in Forsyth Co., Ga.  Marriage Bk. C. page 115  (11 Children) d: 23 January 1897
...... 2   Georgian Malissa BENNETT b: 19 February 1859 in Forsyth Co., GA  d: 19 May 1939
in 1870 Census Chestatee Dist page 97/19 [141] age looks like 12 hard to read
..........  +Winfield Scott Terry  m: 06 August 1876 in Hall Co., GA.
...... 2   John Henry (s/o Andrew) BENNETT b: 24 January 1861 in Forsyth Co., GA  d: 02 June
1921
..........  +Arizona Terry  m: 21 August 1879 in Hall Co., GA.
...... 2   Sarah Emma BENNETT b: 11 March 1867 in Forsyth Co., GA
..........  +Wiley Milligan Southard  m: 20 December 1886 in Forsyth Co., GA
...... 2   James Robert BENNETT b: 20 October 1868 in Forsyth Co., GA            Listed as Jos A in
1880 Census  d: 25 July 1935 in James per  family work sheet from Lorene Veal
..........  +Azzilee Henderson  m: 13 November 1892 in Forsyth Co., GA
...... 2   Berrien Brown BENNETT b: 28 January 1872
..........  +Fannie Garrett  m: 07 October 1894 in Forsyth Co., GA
...... 2   Harrison Freeman BENNETT b: 10 January 1874 in Forsyth Co., GA    (Moved to New
Orleans)
..........  +Dora Hagan
...... 2   William Jackson BENNETT b: 31 December 1875 in Forsyth Co., GA
..........  +Hattie Selleck
...... 2   Mary Adoline BENNETT b: 12 July 1879
..........  +Ed McCravy
...... 2   Tillman Lawrence BENNETT b: 23 December 1881
..........  +Cleo Walker
...... 2   Alice Jane BENNETT b: 01 January 1883
..........  +Augustus "Gus" Jenkins
...... 2   Isaac Cooper BENNETT b: 25 July 1870 in (s/o Andrew J. Bennett and Martha C. Crow)
 d: in (m1: Rosa Lee Cook  m2: Ludell Pendley m3: Sunie Alma McDaniel)
..........  +Ollie "Ludell" PENDLEY b: Aft. 1866 in (d/o John F. Pendley & Emily A Martin) m:
Abt. 1890 in Forsyth Co., GA  (2nd Wife) d: 1920 in Bur: Coal Mtn. Forsyth Co GA
......  *2nd Wife of Isaac Cooper BENNETT:
..........  +Cynthia Rosa Lee "Ollie" COOK b: Abt. 1874 in (need Parents!) m: 07 October 1894 in
Forsyth Co., GA    (they had 8 children)
.............. 3   Clura BENNETT b: 1893 in Forsyth Co Ga.    (d/o Isaac Cooper Bennett & Cynthia R.
Cook)
..................  +Jim MARTIN b: Abt. 1891
.............. 3   Ollie M BENNETT b: 1894
..................  +Authur Sutton
.............. 3   Dora I BENNETT b: 18 May 1895 in Forsyth Co., Ga.   (d/o Isaac Cooper Bennett &
Cynthia R. Cook)  d: May 1973 in Forsyth Co., Ga.
..................  +Hershell Johnson "Pony" BENNETT b: 29 April 1894 in Forsyth Co., Ga.
(s/o Cleveland Jesse Bennett & Avoline M. Phillips) m: 17 January 1915 in Forsyth Co., Ga.          (3
children) d: 03 August 1961 in Forsyth Co., Ga.
...................... 4   Eugene Clifford "Gene" BENNETT b: 26 February 1916 in Forsyth Co., Ga.   (s/o
Hershell J. Bennett & Dora I Bennett)  d: 22 August 1995 in of Gainesville, GA
..........................  +Annie Bee MARTIN b: Abt. 1920 in Forsyth Co., Ga.   (NEED
PARENTS) m: 28 July 1945 in Forsyth Co., Ga.
.............................. 5   Kathleen BENNETT b: in of Powder Springs, GA
..................................  +Mr Alexander
.............................. 5   Roger Marcus BENNETT b: in of Gainesville, GA
...................... 4   Fay Lena BENNETT b: 04 June 1917 in Forsyth Co., Ga.   (d/o Hershell J.
Bennett & Dora I Bennett)
..........................  +Roy Emerson CASTLEBERRY b: Abt. 1917 in Fulton Co., Ga.
(NEED PARENTS!!!!) m: 16 January 1943 in Fulton Co., Ga.
...................... 4   Herschel "C" Cooper BENNETT b: 18 February 1926 in Forsyth Co., Ga.   (s/o
Hershell J. Bennett & Dora I Bennett)  d: 04 September 1992 in (M: Myrtel Densmore &  Evelyn Majors)
..........................  +Evelyn MAJORS b: Abt. 1926
......................  *2nd Wife of Herschel "C" Cooper BENNETT:
..........................  +Myrtel DENSMORE b: Abt. 1926 in pb: Forsyth Co GA m: 15
June 1946
.............. 3   Essie BENNETT b: 1898
..................  +Bart MARTIN
.............. 3   Geneva BENNETT b: 1900
..................  +Duffie Aiken
.............. 3   Willie A.  "Will & Windybill" BENNETT b: 1901 in (s/o Isaac Cooper Bennett & Cynthia
Rosa Lee Cook)
..................  +Bertha PENDLEY b: Abt. 1910 in (d/o Thomas Jefferson Pendley & Sarah
Castleberry) m: 21 December 1919 in Forsyth Co Ga.  (M. Bk H pge 256)
...................... 4   Sarah BENNETT b: 1931 in (age 65 in 1996)
..........................  +Mr Leach
...................... 4   T J BENNETT b: Abt. 1930 in (son of Willie "Windybill" Bennett and Bertha
Pendley)
.............. 3   Ethel BENNETT b: 1903
..................  +Clarence Sweat  m: in (3 boys)
.............. 3   Ivan BENNETT b: 1905 in Forsyth Co Ga.    (s/o Isaac Cooper Bennett & Cynthia R
Cook)
..................  +Dessie HARRIS b: Abt. 1905
...................... 4   Ivan Jr BENNETT b: Abt. 1925 in Lives near Yellow Creek, Pickens Co GA
 
......  *3rd Wife of Isaac Cooper BENNETT:
..........  +Sunie Alma McDANIEL  m: Aft. 1895 in (3rd Wife)
  *2nd Wife of Andrew Jackson "Andy" BENNETT:
.  +Espey C MOORE b: Abt. 1837 m: 05 June 1909

 


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