Anderson, Mary J.

Birth Name Anderson, Mary J.
Gender female
Age at Death 37 years, 6 months, 10 days


wife of Frederick Bennett

survived by mother and 5 children, William, Nettie, Alice, Hazel, Preston, age 3

no mention of a sister or brother


FRED BENNETT, son of George Washington Bennett, who lived in the Alberton area by 1867.
Fred's father married Sarah Isabel Spinney, St. George's, NB. Fred was one of a family of eleven
children. He came to Stanley Bridge to put in the crop for Charlotte Anderson in 1900. He
stayed, farmed, married Mary Anderson, and opened a fish cannery, on the site formerly known
as the Henry McKie Shipyard, located to the east of the present bridge. When the Bennett fam-
ily left Stanley Bridge they settled in North Lake in the early 1930's. Most of Fred and Mary
Jane Anderson's family later moved to British Columbia. (Family burial plot - Geddie
Memorial Cemetery)
FRED DARIUS BENNETT (July 1, 1880 - 1959) in 1901
m. 1. MARY JANE ANDERSON (Aug. 22, 1880 - Mar. 1,1918) daughter
of Alexander and Charlotte [Ramsay] Anderson of the Mill River Road. Fred and Mary Jane
had five children.
William d. 1954 lived in B.C. most of his life.
Annetta "Nellie" (1903-1948) m. Simpson and lived in Boston, MA.
Alice (1908 - July 19, 1923) lived with her sister in Boston, MA.
Hazel b. June 2, 1910 m. Brock.
Preston b. 1915.
[all of these brothers and sisters moved to British Columbia about 1930]
Fred Bennett m. 2. in 1920 to Selena Gertrude Woodside (1881-1949).
They had one son JAMES b. 1923, he lives in the Souris area of PEL


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth August 22, 1881 Prince Edward Island, Canada 1901 census  
Death March 1, 1919 Stanley Bridge, Lot 21, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada Geddie Memorial Cemetery New London Lot 21  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Anderson, Alexander1823June 13, 1892
Mother Ramsay, CharlotteOctober 25, 1827February 3, 1925
    Brother     Anderson, James 1871
    Sister     Anderson, Lena Isolena 1878 1930
         Anderson, Mary J. August 22, 1881 March 1, 1919