Our Bennett/Simpson Roots

A Distinguished Heritage


JOHN FLINDERS (14 Feb 1827 – 17 Jul 1887) was born in Sutton, Nottinghamshire, England, the son of Willam Flinders and Henrietta James.

John Flinders

John married Elizabeth Bexson in Sutton, Nottinghamshire, England about 1848.  John and Elizabeth had three children of record.

  • Jane Flinders (Unknown)
  • Alma Flinders (25 Apr 1851 – 3 Jan 1885)
  • Willard Flinders (11 Mar 1853 – 7 Jun 1927)

John died 18 Jul 1877 in Hooper, Utah.  He is buried in the Hooper City Cemetery, Hooper, Weber, Utah.

More information about his life will be posted soon.


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