Cassie B. Kirkpatrick and Claud Bennett were married on 1 June 1918 in Wayne Co., Missouri.1147 Claud Bennett was born on 26 July 1896 in Missouri.181 He died in July 1970 at the age of 74 in Hoquiam, Grays Harbor Co., Washington.181 On the 1920 U. S. Census of Hoquiam, Grays Habor Co., Washington, Claud Bennett appears with his wife Cassie and their brothers, Roy and Wallace Kirkpatrick & Elmer Bennett. All the men work as laborers in a lumber company.
On the 1930 U. S. Census of Hoquiam, Grays Harbor Co., Washington, Claud Bennett is a widower, who had married at age 21. He is a manager of a food dealer. He is a veteran of WW I.