The Benet Family

While Stephen Vincent Benet (the poet) is probably the best known member of this family, many others from this famous family are interred in Arlington National Cemetery. The poet's father, James Walker Benet, and his mother and sister are buried in Section 6. His grandfather, Brigadier General Stephen Vincent Benet, a former US Army Chief of Artillery, lies buried in Section 1 with other family members.

Stephen Vincent Benet, the poet, is buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Stonington, Connecticut.

James Walker Benet
Laura Walker Benet
Laura Benet
Laurence Vincent Benet
Stephen Vincent Benet

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