and Reginald Bennett
Their main occupation
throughout was carpentry except for a period recorded in the 1861 Census
where the occupation of their Grandfather, also called John Bennett,
was shown to be Parish Clerk.
John and Reginald were the sons of John and Eleonar Bennett. They
came from a large family of 10 children - mainly girls,John Reginald
and Rowland being the youngest group.
Previous generations can be traced back to John Bennett who was born
Census seems to indicate they were the only Bennett family remaining
in the Village and within a few years will have moved to the London
Throughout they have lived
in Wheddon Cross except for John who was in born 1781 and lived at