Laura Walker Benet
wife of Brigadier General Stephen Vincent Benet,
the mother of James Walker Benet, and the grandmother
of the poet, Stephen Vincent Benet.
She was born on October 27, 1833 and died on January 5, 1900. She is buried with her husband in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.
Updated: 5 November 2000 Updated: 19 July 2003 Updated: 22 January 2006
Photo By M. R. Patteson, 28 June 2003