Womer Cemetery ~ Hurshel Charles Bennett ~ part of the Polk County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Bennett, Hurshel Charles
LAST: Bennett FIRST: Hurshel MID: Charles
BORN: 30 Dec 1915 DIED: 28 Dec 1983 BURIED:  (Womer Cemetery)
BIRTH PLACE:  Plainview, Linn Co, Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington

1920 OR CENSUS - Hurschel C. Bennett, age 4, b. Oregon  is enumerated with William D., age 47, occuaption wood chopper, b. Montana, and Nora C., age 28, b. Kansas, along with Andrew W., age 15, b. Oregon, Lawrence E. , age 7, b. Oregon, and Kenneth M., age 5, b. Oregon.

1930 OR CENSUS – Charles H. Bennett (16y, b Oregon) enumerated with parents William D. (57y, b Minnesota, married at age 36y, occupation bridge carpenter) and Nora C. (38y, b Kansas, married at age 18y) and 3 brothers, all born in Oregon, Lawrence E. (18y), Kenneth M. (16y) and Willis C. (3y)

1st MARRIAGE – Hurshel C. Bennett (22y, of Kings Valley, Oregon, born Plainsview, Oregon, son of William D. Bennett & Nora Anderson) and Elsie M. Murphy (20y, of Corvallis, Oregon, born Malta, Montana, dau of George Murphy & Phoebe Fugerson) md 24 June 1938, Stevenson, Skamania co, Washington

1940 OR CENSUS – Hurshel C. Bennett (23y, b Oregon, occupation logger, living in rural Benton co, Oregon in 1935) enumerated with wife Elsie M. (21y, b Montana, living in Corvallis, Benton co, Oregon in 1935)

NOTE – wife Elsie died 18 Mar 1962 in Multnomah co, Oregon [ODI] and was buried in Riverview Cemetery in Portland

2nd MARRIAGE – Hurschel C. Bennett (b 30 Dec 1915, Plainsview, Oregon, widowed) and Olive Killaby (b 18 June 1918, Oregon City, Oregon, divorced) both of Portland, Oregon, md 18 Dec 1962, Stevenson, Skamania co, Washington


Hurshel C.
Dec. 30, 1915
Dec. 28, 1983
[shares marker with Olive]


Saucy Survey & Photographs
1920 OR CENSUS (Lincoln Co., Newport, ED 276, sheet 2B)

1930 OR CENSUS (Benton co, Hoskins, ED 21, sheet 3A)

Washington Marriage Records (Ancestry.com)

1940 OR CENSUS (Benton co, Philomath, ED 2-23, sheet 8A)