Bennett, Frank Ryerson

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Frank Ryerson Bennett Soundex Code B530

Frank Ryerson Bennett, Cotton Goods

born at: Leonia, N.J. on Saturday, July 16, 1870;

son of: Frederic G. Bennett and Mary Lydia Bennett, nee: Mary Lydia Ryerson;

education: at Englewood, N.J. and Ridgefield, N.J.;

married: Ida May Bennett, nee: Ida May Mehrhof, of Little Ferry, N.J. on Thursday, February 21, 1901;

son, Frederick Ryerson Bennett.

Began active career in employ of A. Featherstone & Co., bicycles, 1891, continuing-10 yrs.;

then with J. Spencer Turner Co., 1901-3;

has been identified with the William L. Barrell Co., cotton goods, since 1903,

now manager western sales division same.



Member: United Spanish-War Veterans, Junior Order United American Mechanics, National Union.

Mason (Knights Templar, Shriners).

Recreations: fishing, golf.

Office: 610 Royal Insurance Building

Home: 1509 W. Morse Avenue, Rogers Park, 1917, 1919.

Source: Book of Chicagoans, 1917.

Source: Rogers Park Directory, 1919, page 8.