Bennett, Leonard a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born in Dublin. Ireland, June 16, 1786. He experienced religion in 1806; landed in America in 1807, and entered the New England Conference in 1810. He labored faithfully until 1833, when he became superannuated. In 1841 he removed to Illinois, and died there in 1847. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1847, p. 126.