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Granville G. Bennett, American judge. member Ia.

Background

Bennett, Granville G. was born on October 9, 1833 in Butler Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Peter and Mary Bennett.

Education

Educated Howe’s Academy, Mount Pleasant, and Washington College, Iowa.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1859. Practiced at Washington, Iowa, 1859-1875. Commissioned officer United States.V., 1861-1865.

Member Iowa House of Representatives, 1866-1868, Senate, 1868-1872. Justice Supreme Court, Dak. Ty., 1875-1878; delegate 46th Congress, from Dak.

Ty., 1879-1881; judge company court, Lawrence Company, South Dakot, 1892-1896 and 1904-1908. Delaware Republican National Convention, 1900.

Membership

Member Ia.

Connections

Married Mary Dawson, October 11, 1860.

father:
Peter Bennett

mother:
Mary Bennett

spouse:
Mary Dawson