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Benton Hanchett

lawyer , banker

Benton Hanchett, American lawyer, banker.

Background

Hanchett, Benton was born on April 6, 1835 in Oneida Company, New York, United States. Son of Silas H. and Eliza (Dyer) Hanchett.

Education

Educated Falley Seminary, Fulton, New York, and Cazenovia (New York) Seminary. Graduated from State and National Law School, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1858. Doctor of Laws, University of Michigan, 1896.

Career

Practiced in Saginaw, since 1865. Became Chairman of the Board Bank of Saginaw, 1920. Also chairman Saginaw Clearing House.

Home: Saginaw (West Side), Mich.

Connections

Married Ann Broadwell, November 18, 1861. Married second, Susan E. Kimberly, June 21, 1881.

father:
Silas H. Hanchett

mother:
Eliza (Dyer) Hanchett

spouses:
Ann Broadwell

Susan E. Kimberly