Our Bennett/Simpson Roots

A Distinguished Heritage


WILLARD FLINDERS (11 Mar 1853 – 7 Jun 1927) was born in Sutton, Bedfordshire, England the son of John Flinders and Elizabeth Bexson.

Willard married Mary Ellen Halliday 29 Nov 1875 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.  Willard and Mary had eight children of record.

  • Willard Samuel Flinders
  • John Charles Flinders
  • George Eli Flinders
  • Clarence Henry Flinders
  • Florence Emily Flinders
  • Mary Ellen Flinders
  • Sarah Elizabeth Flinders
  • Alta Merle Flinders

Williard died on 7 Jun 1927.  He is buried in the Hooper City Cemetery.

More information of his life will be posted soon.


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