BENNETT   Genealogy     County Cork - Ireland


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1588 Thomas (snr) emigrated to Ireland with Phane Beecher 26/9/1612 Charter of Baltimore. Thomas Bennett the elder and Thomas Bennett the younger were named among the first twelve burgesses of Baltimore. R. Caulfield, The Council Book of Kinsale 1879. Died Intestate.

Roger BENNETT, died: before 1636;

Died Intestate.

Jonathan BENNETT m. Mary Taylor 1630.

On 1659 Census.
Claimed losses of horses, cattle and farming stock and also lease value for himself and his brothers. In addition he claimed his brothers had been robbed.

Thomas BENNETT of Bandon

Son of Roger Bennett.

Thomas BENNETT m. Miss Wood of Baltimore

Bennetts Grove

Thomas Bennett of Bennett's Grove Clonakilty

William Bennett b.c1680, Bandon m. 27 Dec 1715, Dorothy Whelphy in Co Cork, b. c1695

d. 1748, Bandon, Co Cork, buried: 15 Nov.1748.
Children: Thomas Bennett b. c1720. George Bennett bp. 12/11/1716. William Bennett bp. 13/5/1727, bur. 26/11/1733. Henry Bennett bp. 13/5/1731, bur. 4/8/1731. Amy/Viry/Emy bp. 9/12/1729, bur. 16/10/1733. Amos Bennett bp. 4/9/1732. Sarah Bennett bp. 12/2/1735, bur. 19/2/1741

Thomas Bennett b. c1720, m. c1745, Mary Smith, b. c1720,

Mary Smith daughter of Cpt ? Smith and sister of rev. William Elliott Mars Smith of Easingwold Yorks. Thomas d. 1808.
Children: 1. Jonathan Bennett born ; bp 16/9/1753 ; died ; marriage: Dora Allen 2. George Bennett born ; bp 27/9/1759; died ; 3. Thomas Bennett 4. Dorothy Bennett born ; bp 23/6/1751 Bandon; died ; 5. ? William Bennett born ; died ; 6. Hugh Bennett born ; bp 7/12/1755 Bandon; died ; 7. Mary Smith Bennett born ; died 1835; married James Martin 26/7/1821

Jonathan Bennett b. 16 Sep 1753, Bandon Co Cork, m. c1775, in Bandon? Co Cork, Dora Allen, b. c1755.

Josiah Bennett b. c1780, Bandon Co Cork, m. c1810, Sarah Wolfe, b. c1795, poss at Kinsale or Shannonvale. Josiah d. 1828, Shannonvale, Clonakilty Co Cork.

Thomas Bennett [c.1815 - c.1888] b. c1815, m. 1839, Sarah Haggerty b. c1815, Rossmore nr Ballineen & Clonakilty Kilmeen Parish.

Sarah: Kilmeen parish, near village of Rossmore--between Ballineen and Clonakilty. Thomas Bennett purchased Shannonvale Mills in 1852. Thomas's death c1888, Joseph Bennett, letter to Edward 1900

Josiah Bennett b. 5 Mar 1884.

Thomas Bennett b. 1842, m. Sarah Louisa D'Acre (Deaker in Civil Records) b.1841 d. 1933, Cork. Thomas d. 1880.

Thomas born 1842, Clonakilty. Died at Millville, Clonakilty in 1880.
Sarah D'Acre, daughter of William D'Acre and Sarah Stirling

Sarah Catherine (Katie) Bennett b. 16 Aug 1867 Co. Cork

Married to Rev'd William Smyth in the United States

Margaret Deaker Bennett b. 13 Jan 1869 Co. Cork

Munton Family

Evangeline Bennett b. 12 Jan 1871 Ireland, m. Henry J Munton, b. Dec, 1863, Ontario; Methodist Minister.

Rev. Henry J Munton is noted as a Methodist Minister residing in Ballineen Co.Cork, in 1895.
Evangeline died in Edmonton, Alberta at the age of 44 on May 13, 1915 of blood poisoning.
Rev. Henry J. Munton, died in Toronto, Ontario on January 4, 1941.

Marjorie Mary Louisa, born July 21, 1895 at Millville, Clonakilty, died February 2, 1896 in Carrigmore.

John D'Acre Munton b. Jul, 1896, Rathdrum, Ireland. Died August 31, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Henry Eric Munton b. Jul, 1899, Ballinasloe, Ireland. Resident: Hennepin, Minnesota 1920 Census.Died October 1971 in San Diego, California.

William D'Acre B Munton b. Jan, 1902, Kinsale, Ireland. Died October 12, 1972 in Victoria, British Columbia.

Mary Elisabeth Bennett b. 06 Oct 1872 Ireland

Alice Bennett b. 06 Dec 1874 Co. Cork

Thomas Bennett b. June 1873 Co. Cork

Son of Sarah L. Bennett, of "Gardenhurst Cross," Douglas Rd., Cork, Ireland, and the late Thomas Bennett.
Killed in Action, died: Zillebeke, June 13, 1916 aged 40.Buried at: Menin Gate (Ypres) Memorial, Belgium.

Emily Kingston

Emily Bennett [1877 - 1953] b. 10 Aug 1877 Co. Cork m. James Kingston b. 16 Jan 1871 d. 1962

"Living on a fine farm in Queenstown 1909", letter from Joseph Bennett 1909. Census 1911. Residents of a house 17 in Kilnaglery (Carrigaline, Cork).
James Kingston, age 40 Head of Family, Farmer, Magistrate
Emily Martin Kingston, age 33, Wife, married 8years, 3 children living.
- Marie Louise Kingston, age 3, Daughter, b.15 Nov 1902. - William T B Kingston, Son. m. Eileen Kennedy. - Alice Bennett, age 35, Relative (sister to Emily), Single. - A third child John b. 1903 does not appear on the census. Married Mabel Fuller.

Marie Louise Kingston b.15 Nov 1902

William T B Kingston m. Eileen Kennedy

John Kingston b. 1903 m. Mabel Fuller.

William Bennett b. 16 Nov 1879 Clonakilty

Sarah Jane Bennett b. 1847, d. in infancy.

Catherine Bennett b. 1847, d. in infancy.

William Bennett b. 1845, m. Ellen Haddon.

Thomas Bennett b.24 Sep 1869 m. (Lizzie) Ellen Hadden(?).

General Medical Practitioner Edinburgh School Medicine and Aportherary of Ireland
Eileen Hadden Bennett b. c.1899 (c)
Ethel Bennett b. c. 1901

Ellen Evans Hadden Bennett b.24 Sep 1869 m. in Clonakilty 1902

John (Jack) Evans Hadden Bennett b. 9 Feb 1871

A Doctor near London with Dr. William Abbott in 1900

Sarah Bennett b. 23 Sep 1872

Joseph Bennett b.

Studying to be a Doctor in Edinburgh 1900

Ellie Bennett married Rev'd. Teasey

At home in Shannon Square Clonakilty 1900.

William Bennett b. 26 Jul 1874

Army Doctor in South Africa in 1900

Marian bennett b. 26 Jul 1876

Edward Bennett b. 06 Dec 1877

Belfast College, a young Minister 1900

Sally Bennett b. m. Dr. S Wolfe abode 1909, England

May Bennett b.

At home in Shannon Square Clonakilty 1900

Joseph Bennett b. 1849, m. Eleanor Haddon, b. Co Carlow.

Letters: to Edward 1900 and 1909


Joseph William BENNETT

Edward Bennett b. 1850, d.c.1888 m. Florence Banks.

A Doctor in Liverpool. Letter to Edward 1900

John Wesley Bennett b. 1852, m. c1870, Mary Wolfe, b. c1850. John d.1932.

Letter: to Ralph 1926

Hal Bennett b. c1870-5, m. Hester Sweetnam; 6 children: Mary, Jean Harriet, Doris, Avril, John.

Marion Bennett b. c1855, (m. c1875, Thomas Wolfe b. c1850.) m. 1883 John Joseph Wolfe b.1854 d. 1906, Skibbereen. (c)(f)(m)

See letter from Joseph Bennett to Edward Fuller 1909 and Census 1901. Residents of a house 14 in Coolnagarrane (Skibbereen Rural, Cork)

William Wolfe b. c.1885 (census 1901)

Sarah Wolfe b. c.1884 (census 1901)

Frances Wolfe b. c.1889 (census 1901)

Thomas Wolfe b. c.1887 (census 1901)

Marion Wolfe b. c. 1893 (census 1901)

Josiah Bennett b. 1818, poss Clonakilty, m. c1845, in poss Clonakilty, Annie Clarke, b. c1820. Josiah d. 29 Mar 1876, poss Clonakilty.

John Clarke Bennett b. 1 Dec 1864, Clonakilty, m. 17 Oct 1891, in USA, Bessie Hamilton Blackwell, b. USA. John d. 15 Sep 1915, Minneapolis Minesota USA.

Sarah Bennett b. c1820, Clonakilty, m. c1840, Nicholas Eddy, b. c1820.

Nicholas Eddy: see the Eady Tree. (dead link 2011)

Jane Bennett b. c1822, Clonakilty.


Dora Anne Bennett b. c1825, Clonakilty, m. 1853, in Co Cork, Ralph Fuller.

Sarah Jane FULLER [c.1851-1853] bur. 23 Jul, 1854, ae. 1/7

Joseph FULLER Dr. [1855-1912 ] (m) Mar.13th 1879 Frances Anna BUNYAN in Bristol Eng.

Ralph FULLER [1860-1928] b. Nov 12, 1860 m. 1881 Alice Newman [c.1860- ]

Edward FULLER [c.1862-1941] b. c.1862 m. 1912 Ida McCOMISH [1886-1965] (m)

George Bennett b.c175? Bandon Co Cork.

Thomas Bennett [1757 - 1845] b. 1757, Bandon, m. c1776, Ann Hughes, b. c1760 bp.1765.

Thomas baptised (received into church) 26/9/1762. Died 16/9/1845 Bandon, buried St Peters Bandon. Oil, colour & general dealer. Juror in March 1832.
Mary died 6/12/1836 Bandon; buried St Peters Bandon. British NP. article: 1845 Thomas Bennett death 88 yrs. Bandon. Member of Methodist Society for more than 70 yrs

Thomas Bennett b. 1779, Bandon ? Co Cork, m. 24 Apr 1803, in Kilbrogan Co Cork, Mary Glasson, b. 1776, d. 1861. Thomas d.1867.

Thomas Glasson Bennett b. 1812, Bandon, Co Cork, 10 Jun 1812, Bandon Co Cork, m. c1840, Mary Elizabeth Fuller, b. c1820, d. 18 Mar 1880, Cove, Co Cork.

Unknown Bennett b. c1840.

Unknown Bennett b. c1841.

Richard Bennett b. 1845, m. Mary Emily Nash, b. c1848, (dau. of ? Nash ). Richard d. 1924.

Unknown Bennett b. c1847.

Unknown Bennett b. c1848.

C H Bennett

Charles Henry Bennett b. 11 Feb 1853, Ballinadee, m. c1870, Priscilla Rebecca Nash, Born: 1854 Glanmire, Co.Cork

Charles Henry Bennett occupation Lt Col. Married Priscilla Rebecca Nash (Dau. Joseph Nash and Elizabeth Williams) d. 31 May 1930. Charles d. 25 Jan 1925 London.
Nephew of Priscilla: Ryder Perceival Nash b. 10 Jan 1880 Park House Ballincrossing, Cork. LRCP, LRCSE. Surgeon White Star Line; Lived in London, Hove, Dorset and Kent. Died 18/12/1957 Poole, Dorset

Thomas Edwin BENNETT “Pat” b. 22 Nov 1881 India. bapt. 16/2/1881 Jabalpur West Bengal. d. 10 Feb 1925 Brighton. m. Mabel Henry 27/2/1902 Balham. b 8/7/1882 Bedford Park .bp 15/8/1884 Herne Bay. d. 8/7/1957 Clansthal, Unkomas,Natal S.Africa.

Thomas Edwin BENNETT, Lt.Col. R.A.S.C.
D.S.O.; O.B.E.
Mabel married (1) William Falcon. b 1872. d. 1956 Clansthal, Unkomas, Natal S.Africa.

Sybil Mildred “Millie” b 1883 Kamptee Maharashtra, India. d. 1901 Bedford aged 18 years.

Evelyn May Bennett

Evelyn May “Flossie”. b. 1887 Cork

Colleen Irene. b 22 June 1891 India. bapt. 15/7/1891 Bangalore. d. 1959 Tonbridge age 68. m. Percival Petrie 1932 at Staines Middx. d. 1960 Tonbridge age 78.

Theodore Octavius Bennett b. Oct. 1854, m. 1889, Vescina Eliza Cornwall Nash, b. c1864, (dau. of ? Nash ).

Francis BENNETT m. Sir Richard Hull of Rosscarbery

Sir Richard Hull of Rosscarbery a justice of Court of Common Pleas.children: A. William Hull of Leacom B ........ born ; died ; marriage: ..... Moore of Rosscarbery

Amos BENNETT of Clounty

on 1659 Census


Jonathan BENNETT

Anthony BENNETT of Bandon born ; died ; WILL 1640/42

George BENNETT of Maclachollig (Ballincollig); born ; died 1673

marriage: Mary Ruby

Thomas BENNETT - the younger born; ; died before 1636

1610 Lesse of Baltimore Castle.