Bennett Ingram Elmore

Male 1929 - 2006  (76 years)


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  • Name Bennett Ingram Elmore 
    Nickname Bennie 
    Born 5 Dec 1929  Alberta, Brunswick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Sep 2006  Mechanicsville, Hanover County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Immanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery Old Church, Hanover County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1371  Abernathy, Robert and Sara Cubisch
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2015 

    Father Wilton Pruden Elmore,   b. 7 May 1889, Brunswick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Elvin Shapard,   b. 1896, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1922  Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
      Name: Milton Pruden Elmore
      Gender: Male
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Age: 32
      Birth Date: 1890
      Birth Place: Brunswick, VA
      Marriage Date: 8 Jul 1922
      Marriage Place: Halifax, Virginia
      Father: F.M. Elmore
      Mother: Pattie Elmore
      Spouse: Elvin Shapard
      FHL Film Number: 2048454
      Reference ID: p.5
    Family ID F566  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Johnson,   b. 24 Apr 1926, Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 2008, Mechanicsville, Hanover County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Children 
     1. Helene Elizabeth Elmore,   b. Unknown
     2. Mary Shapard Elmore,   b. Unknown
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F570  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Dec 1929 - Alberta, Brunswick County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Sep 2006 - Mechanicsville, Hanover County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Immanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery Old Church, Hanover County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1930 Census Red Oak, Brunswick, Virginia as Bennett I ELMORE
      1940 Census Alberta, Brunswick, Virginia as Bennett I ELMORE
    • "Bennie" born in Alberta, Va., died in Mechanicsville, Va. The son of Wilton Pruden and Elvin Shapard Elmore of Alberta; brother of the late Dr. W. Terry Elmore of Emporia. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Elizabeth Johnson "Liz" Elmore; a brother, Wilton Shapard Elmore of Orange, Va. After graduating from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 1952, he taught Agriculture and Shop at Battlefield School in the Hanover County School System, and was a purchasing agent with Sash Door and Glass in Richmond. He retired as Senior Purchasing Officer and Control Manager from the City of Richmond School System in 1994 after 27 years of service.A troop leader in the Boy Scouts of America and was a recipient of the Order on Merit and the prestigious Silver Beaver Award. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Boy and Girl Scouts. He was a longtime member of Immanuel Episcopal Church in Old Church serving in many capacities including Lay Reader, Chalicer, and Vestry serving as both Junior and Senior Warden. He was a delegate to many Diocesan Councils of the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia. He also served on the Bishop's Executive Committee as Chairman of Camps and Conferences for Shrine Mont. As a member of the Hanover Rotary Club for over 36 years, he served as President in 1987.


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