Joseph James Bennett (1867 - 1949)

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Joseph James Bennett
1867 - 1949
updated July 25, 2019
Joseph James Bennett was born in 1867 in Snopper Po, Australia. He was born to Bennett William Henry Bennett and Anna Teresa Porte Bennett, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1949 in Mton, Australia at age 82.

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Joseph James Bennett Biography

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Joseph James Bennett

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Joseph Bennett was born in in Snopper Po, Australia

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Joseph Bennett died in in Mton, Australia

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Snopper Po, Australia

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William Henry Bennett
Snopper Po, Australia
Anne Maria (Porta) Bennett
Snopper Po, Australia

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Joseph James Bennett passed away in 1949 in Mton, Australia at age 82. He was born in 1867 in Snopper Po, Australia. He was born to Bennett William Henry Bennett and Anna Teresa Porte Bennett, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1867 - 1949 World Events

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In 1867, in the year that Joseph James Bennett was born, on March 30th, Alaska was bought by the US from Russia for $7.2 million dollars, which worked out to about 2 cents per acre. The newspapers called it "Seward's Folly" because United States Secretary of State William H. Seward negotiated the purchase and Alaska was seen as frozen, useless land.

In 1874, when he was just 7 years old, on September 14th, the Battle of Liberty Place occurred in New Orleans - the capital of Louisiana. Some members of the previous Confederate Army assembled for the purpose of "driving the usurpers from power" and the Republican Governor - William P. Kellogg - was physically driven from his office. The former Confederates temporarily replaced him with (the former) Democratic Governor John McEnery. Federal forces arrived, put down the insurrection, and five days later the legally elected government was restored.

In 1905, by the time he was 38 years old, the Niagara Falls conference was held in Fort Erie, Ontario. Led by W.E.B. Du Bois and William Monroe Trotter, a group of African-American men met in opposition to racial segregation and disenfranchisement. Booker T. Washington had been calling for policies of accommodation and conciliation and these two men, along with the others who attended the conference, felt that this was accomplishing nothing. The group was the precursor to the NAACP.

In 1922, at the age of 55 years old, Joseph was alive when from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1949, in the year of Joseph James Bennett's passing, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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Joseph William Ersken Bennett
around 1868 - Nov 1, 1914
Joseph William Bennett
around 1890 - Mar 17, 1946
Joseph Thomas Bennett
around 1895 - Sep 9, 1916
Joseph Michael Bennett
around 1897 - Apr 16, 1943
Joseph Llewellyn Bennett
around 1893 - Oct 12, 1917
Joseph John Bennett
around 1920 - Apr 24, 1943
Joseph John Bennett
around 1902 - Nov 29, 1943
Joseph Hudson Bennett
around 1882 - Mar 21, 1918
Joseph Eric Bennett
around 1922 - Apr 29, 1945
Joseph Edward Bennett
around 1913 - Feb 24, 1941
Joseph Edward Bennett
around 1890 - Jul 17, 1916
Joseph Charles Bennett
around 1893 - Dec 31, 1917
Joseph Arthur Bennett
Died: Nov 13, 1916
Joseph A. Bennett
around 1892 - Jul 1, 1916
Joseph Bennett
around 1930 - Nov 29, 1940
Joseph Bennett
around 1867 - Dec 17, 1916
Joseph Bennett
Died: Jan 6, 1942
Joseph Bennett
around 1909 - Nov 3, 1943
Joseph Bennett
around 1886 - Aug 14, 1916
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around 1912 - Mar 28, 1944

Other Bennetts

Lesley Edith Bennett
Died: 1949
Wburn, Australia
Rita May Davies Bennett
Wburn, Australia
Evelyn Myra Bennett
1895 - 1949
Bendigo, Australia
Hayes William Bennett
Bendigo, Australia
Elizabeth Amy Knight Bennett
Bendigo, Australia
John Bennett
1862 - 1949
Castlemaine, Australia
Bennett Thomas Bennett
Castlemaine, Australia
Mary Piper Bennett
Castlemaine, Australia
Alan Bennett
Died: 1949
Cohuna, Australia
Magdalene Goodwin Bennett
Cohuna, Australia
Minnie Adeline Bennett
1869 - 1950
Hawthorn, Australia
Hilet Richard Bennett
Hawthorn, Australia
Samuel Bennett
1901 - 1950
Parkville, Australia
Joseph Bennett
Parkville, Australia
Helen Boydell Bennett
Parkville, Australia

Other Bios

Charles Griffiths
1869 - 1949
Mton, Australia
Rodney Leonard Pearce
Died: 1949
Horn, Australia
Emma Swift
1867 - 1949
Mton, Australia
Andrews David Swift
Mton, Australia
Martha Marshall Swift
Mton, Australia
Emma Melville
1877 - 1949
Mortlake, Australia
Groves George Melville
Mortlake, Australia
Ellen Dickson Melville
Mortlake, Australia
Sarah Ellen Robertson
1870 - 1949
Mortlake, Australia
Grant William Robertson
Mortlake, Australia
Sarah Ellen Chapman Robertson
Mortlake, Australia
James Michael Melville
1874 - 1949
Mortlake, Australia
Melville James Edward Melville
Mortlake, Australia
Margaret Lindsay Melville
Mortlake, Australia
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