The Bennett family of Turnlee.


Generation One.

Joseph Bennett was born about 1724. He married Mary Moss of Mottram, born about 1729, on 4 May 1756 in Glossop Parish Church. They had four children:
     John Bennett baptised on 27 June 1758.
     Joseph Bennett born about 1767.
     Fanny Bennett, baptised on 2 December 1760 in Glossop.
     Peggy Bennett. She married John Hill on 5 February 1798 in Glossop.
Joseph Bennett died on 1 January and was buried on 5 January 1790 in Glossop aged 66. His will written 29 December 1789 describes him as of Turnlee.
Mary was buried on 15 May 1799 in Glossop, widow aged 70.

Generation Two.

John Bennett was baptised on 27 June 1758 in Glossop. He married Sarah Bagshaw of the parish of Ecclesfield, Yorkshire, born about 1773, on 27 May 1795 in Glossop. They had four children:
     John Bennett born on 22 September 1798.
     Joseph Bennett born on 27 June 1800.
     Hannah Bennett, born on 27 June and baptised on 12 July 1802 in Charlesworth Top Chapel.
     Mary Bennett, born on 12 January and baptised on 20 February 1805 in Charlesworth John Bennett died on 30 December 1810 and was buried on 2 January 1811 in Glossop, aged 52. A clothier of Turnlee, his will written 1 October 1807 left land at Jumble and Whitfield Barn.
Sarah was buried on 2 December 1826 in Glossop, of Turnlee, age 54.Top Chapel.

Joseph Bennett was born about 1767. He married Sarah Shepley, daughter of Thomas Shepley and Agnes Dewhurst, (see Shepley family of Laneside) on 15 July 1800 in Glossop. They had two children:
     Mary Bennett, born on 29 July and baptised on 24 August 1801 in Littlemoor Chapel.
     James Bennett born about 1803.
Joseph Bennett died on 5 May and was buried on 7 May 1804 in Glossop aged 37, of Turnlee.

Generation Three.

Children of John Bennett.

John Bennett was born on 22 September and baptised on 2 October 1798 in Charlesworth Top Chapel, d. 18 October 1848. He worked Dover Mills (Bury-me-wick), Turn Lee and Tip Mill. He and his first wife, Alice had four children:
     John Bennett, born on 11 October and baptised on 11 November 1819 at Littlemoor, died 25 August 1844.
     Mary Ann Bennett, born on 12 August 1821, baptised on 24 February 1822 in Littlemoor. She married William Wardlow Howard, born on 7 July 1814, son of Joseph Howard and Mary Wardlow (see The Howards of Ludworth and Bridgefield) on 3 January 1850.
     Harriet Bennett, born on 16 June and baptised on 7 September 1825 at Littlemoor, buried 5 July 1826 at Littlemoor.
     Joseph Bennett, born on 4 May and baptised on 13 July 1823 at Littlemoor, died 19 August 1842.
Alice died on 2 August and was buried on 5 August 1826 at Littlemoor.
John married Millicent Hadfield, born on 12 April 1802 in Glossop, daughter of William Hadfield and Mary Collier (see The Hadfield family of Cowbrook) on 7 July 1829 in Glossop. They had four children:
     Millicent Bennett, born on 6 January and baptised on 14 April 1834 at Littlemoor, Harriett Bennett, born on 14 January and baptised on 6 June 1832 at Littlemoor. She married Alexander Don Cuffley (son of John Cuffley).
     Alice Hadfield Bennett born on 6 July and baptised on 30 September 1830 in Littlemoor. She married Helmuth Carl Friedrich Martin Petschler (son of Carl Petschler) on 1 June 1854 in Glossop Parish Church. Helmuth was a warehouseman when he married, later a photographer in Manchester. They had one daughter, Alice Bennett Petschler, baptised on 17 May 1863 in Withington, died 24 May 1879.
Milicent died on 23 January 1834.
John married Ellen Rose, born about 1805, on 31 August 1834 in Castleton. They had a son, Walter Bennett, born on 28 May and baptised on 1 October 1835 at Littlemoor, died 30 July 1870.
Ellen died on 21 August 1838
John Bennett died on 18 October 1848.

Joseph Bennett was born on 27 June and baptised on 25 July 1800 in Charlesworth Top Chapel. He worked Dover Mills (Bury-me-wick), Turn Lee and Tip Mill. He married Hannah Kershaw, born on 28 September 1806, daughter of William Kershaw and Mary Robinson (see The Kershaw family of Hurst and Whitfield) on 12 May 1828 in Glossop Parish Church. They had four children:
     Charles William Bennett, born on 18 July and baptised on 9 August 1829 in Glossop Parish Church. Worked Turn Lee Mill. He married Mary Ann Ibbotson, daughter of John and Mary Ibbotson (see box below) on 4 December 1851 in Glossop parish church.
     Joseph Samuel Bennett. Emigrated to India.
     Emily Bennett. She married Robert John Lees, son of Henry Lees and Elizabeth Stead (see The Lees family of Padfield and Woolley Bridge mills) on 9 August 1860 in Glossop Parish Church. Emigrated to Melbourne, Australia.
     Fanny Bennett.
Hannah died, aged 42, on 13 January 1849.
Joseph Bennett died on 25 April and was buried on 27 April 1863 at Littlemoor. Probate records describe him as late of the Township of Symmondley in the Parish of Glossop in the County of Derby, Wool Carder and Farmer.

The Ibbotson family, Paper manufacturers.

John Ibbotson, paper manufacturer of White Hall Mill and his wife Mary had two children:
     Thomas Hamer Ibbotson, baptised 8 June 1822 in Chapel en le Frith, died 17 September and buried 20 September 1873 in Chapel en le Frith. Worked Dover (Bury-me-wick), Charlestown and Primrose mills.
     Mary Ann Ibbotson, baptised 24 December 1824 in Chapel en le Frith. She married Charles William Bennett (son of Joseph Bennett and Hannah Kershaw) on 4 December 1851 in Glossop parish church.



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