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Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Bennett Brothers

Prosper, Leonard & Josiah

 
 
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By Syd Whittle, December 3, 2008
1. The Bennett Brothers Marker
Inscription.
Arrived in Sacramento in 1850 from Mankato, Minnesota
Leaving their brother Pharis to rest in Genoa, Nevada
Prosper & Esther settled near Verona in Sutter County to farm in 1852
Members of the Bennett Family and Friends buried here are:
Prosper Bennett 1822 – 1863 and wife Esther Harris Bennett Gibson 1828 – 1884
Eugene Bennett 1855 – 1868 Son of Esther and Prosper
Frances Gibson 1837 – 1929 Second husband of Esther
Sarah Harris 1798 – 1874 Mother of Esther Harris Bennett Gibson
James Bennett and Tom Counley
Dedicated in Loving Memory of
Dorothy Bennett Inderkum
1926 – 1998
Whose love of family history will be remembered

 
Location. 38° 33.714′ N, 121° 30.086′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Touch for map. Marker and gravesites are located at the Sacramento City Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Broadway, Sacramento CA 95818, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
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By Syd Whittle, December 3, 2008
2. The Bennett Brothers Marker and Gravesites
marker. James Logan Butler (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel William Stephen Hamilton (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Odd Fellows Plot (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Masonic Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Luella Buckminster-Johnston (about 300 feet away); Pioneer Cemetery Grove (about 300 feet away); John Bigler (about 400 feet away); Rev. O.C. Wheeler D.D., L.L.D. (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Also see . . .  Annual Records of Marriages, Births, Deaths & Divorces, In Sacramento City and County During the Yea. Prosper Bennett – November 25, 41 years, 4 months, Ohio (Submitted on December 4, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,252 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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