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Viola Elizabeth KenefickAge: 90 years18721963

Name
Viola Elizabeth Kenefick
Given names
Viola Elizabeth
Surname
Kenefick

Viola Elizabeth Bennett

Name
Viola Elizabeth Bennett
Type
married name
Given names
Viola Elizabeth
Surname
Bennett
Birth May 22, 1872 25 23
Baptism June 16, 1872 (Age 25 days)
Death of a maternal grandfatherPatrick Parker
April 28, 1874 (Age 23 months)
Burial of a maternal grandfatherPatrick Parker
after April 28, 1874 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a brotherFrancis Limel Parker “Frank” Kenefick
May 5, 1874 (Age 23 months)
Baptism of a brotherFrancis Limel Parker “Frank” Kenefick
May 31, 1874 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherClarence Patrick Kenefick
January 18, 1879 (Age 6 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Murphy
August 13, 1887 (Age 15 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMary Murphy
August 15, 1887 (Age 15 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret Cronin
February 20, 1889 (Age 16 years)

Burial of a paternal grandmotherMargaret Cronin
estimated February 1889 (Age 16 years)
Residence May 10, 1893 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Merlin J. Bennett
March 28, 1896 (Age 23 years)
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.504444 Longitude: W90.686944

Residence January 1, 1897 (Age 24 years)
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.504444 Longitude: W90.686944

Birth of a daughter
#2
Ullainee Bennett
August 23, 1898 (Age 26 years)
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.504444 Longitude: W90.686944

Birth of a daughter
#3
Amerintha Marie Bennett
December 27, 1900 (Age 28 years)
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.504444 Longitude: W90.686944

Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Kenefick
June 27, 1901 (Age 29 years)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Kenefick
June 29, 1901 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4
DeSales G. “Dee” Bennett
January 5, 1905 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Mercedes Indamora Bennett
February 9, 1908 (Age 35 years)
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.504444 Longitude: W90.686944

Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary Violet Bennett
April 10, 1914 (Age 41 years)
Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.504444 Longitude: W90.686944

Marriage of a childMatthew Lawrence “Matt” HoganUllainee BennettView this family
June 19, 1918 (Age 46 years)
Saint Raphael Cathedral, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.49517 Longitude: W90.666933

Residence June 19, 1918 (Age 46 years)
Death of a fatherMichael C. “Mike” Kenefick
June 27, 1927 (Age 55 years)
Burial of a fatherMichael C. “Mike” Kenefick
June 29, 1927 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childMerlin J. BennettHelen M. BurnsView this family
August 10, 1927 (Age 55 years)
Elgin, Kane, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N42.039 Longitude: W88.289

Death of a daughterMary Novella Bennett
before October 27, 1927 (Age 55 years)

Death of a husbandRichard F. Bennett
October 27, 1927 (Age 55 years)
Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.49265 Longitude: W90.674624

Burial of a husbandRichard F. Bennett
October 31, 1927 (Age 55 years)
Mount Olivet Cemetery, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.4422 Longitude: W90.6869

Death of a brotherClarence Patrick Kenefick
March 14, 1933 (Age 60 years)
Residence March 14, 1933 (Age 60 years)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.881944 Longitude: W87.627778

Burial of a brotherClarence Patrick Kenefick
March 16, 1933 (Age 60 years)
Death of a motherJulia Parker
July 21, 1933 (Age 61 years)
Residence July 21, 1933 (Age 61 years)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.881944 Longitude: W87.627778

Burial of a motherJulia Parker
July 24, 1933 (Age 61 years)
Marriage of a childJudson B. LyonMary Violet BennettView this family
June 19, 1934 (Age 62 years)
Residence June 19, 1934 (Age 62 years)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.881944 Longitude: W87.627778

Death of a brotherFrancis Limel Parker “Frank” Kenefick
July 8, 1934 (Age 62 years)
Burial of a brotherFrancis Limel Parker “Frank” Kenefick
July 12, 1934 (Age 62 years)
Census April 1, 1940 (Age 67 years)
1636 Thorndale, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.988567 Longitude: W87.671307

Marriage of a childAlvin William “Al” CoxMercedes Indamora BennettView this family
April 11, 1953 (Age 80 years)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.881944 Longitude: W87.627778

Marriage of a childAlvin William “Al” CoxMercedes Indamora BennettView this family
May 5, 1956 (Age 83 years)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N41.881944 Longitude: W87.627778

Death February 26, 1963 (Age 90 years)
Saint Francis Hospital, Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N42.024615 Longitude: W87.683852

Burial March 2, 1963 (4 days after death)
Mount Olivet Cemetery, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.4422 Longitude: W90.6869

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 26, 1871Saint Mary's Church, Osceola Township, Franklin, Iowa, United States
1 year
herself
23 months
younger brother
Francis Limel Parker “Frank” Kenefick
Birth: May 5, 1874 27 25Iowa, United States
Death: July 8, 1934Iowa Hospital for the Insane, Cherokee, Cherokee, Iowa, United States
5 years
younger brother
Clarence Patrick Kenefick
Birth: January 18, 1879 32 30Iowa, United States
Death: March 14, 1933Belmond, Wright, Iowa, United States
Family with Richard F. Bennett - View this family
husband
herself
son
Merlin J. Bennett
Birth: March 28, 1896 30 23Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Death: January 17, 1965Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
2 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Amerintha Marie Bennett
Birth: December 27, 1900 35 28Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Death: June 5, 1975Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
4 years
son
DeSales G. “Dee” Bennett
Birth: January 5, 1905 39 3228 Cardiff St, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Death: October 24, 1971Veterans Administration Hospital, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States
3 years
daughter
son
Private
daughter
Mary Violet Bennett
Birth: April 10, 1914 48 41Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, United States
Death: May 7, 1990Saint Francis Hospital, Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States
daughter

Birth

Item 114 Die 16 mensis June, A.D. 1872 baptizavi Viola Elizabeth Kenefick fili Michael Kenefick et Julia Parker nat die 22 mensis May A.D. 1872 Locus nat. Patrini Mr. Richard Blake Mrs. Richard Blake Peter O'Dowd Minister

Baptism

The present location of Saint Mary's church in Iowa is in Franklin County. The church building was built in 1891. I do not know the location of the church prior to that, and it may have been across the county boundary in Hardin County.

Baptism

Item 114 Die 16 mensis June, A.D. 1872 baptizavi Viola Elizabeth Kenefick fili Michael Kenefick et Julia Parker nat die 22 mensis May A.D. 1872 Locus nat. Patrini Mr. Richard Blake Mrs. Richard Blake Peter O'Dowd Minister

Name

Item 114 Die 16 mensis June, A.D. 1872 baptizavi Viola Elizabeth Kenefick fili Michael Kenefick et Julia Parker nat die 22 mensis May A.D. 1872 Locus nat. Patrini Mr. Richard Blake Mrs. Richard Blake Peter O'Dowd Minister