Male, born 1867, died 1943-11-29

Associated with the firms network

Bennes and Herzog, Architects; Bennes, Edgar V., Architect

Professional History

Principal, John V. Bennes, Architect, Baker City, OR, c. 1900-1906; Partner, Bennes, Hendricks and Tobey, Architects, Portland, OR, 1906-1910; Partner, Bennes, Hendricks and Thompson, Architects, Portland, OR, 1911-1914; Partner, Bennes and Hendricks, Portland, OR, 1906-1910;Principal, Edgar V. Bennes, Architect, Portland, OR, 1914-1925, 1931-c. 1941; Partner, Bennes and Herzog, Architects, Portland, OR, 1925-1931;


Due to ill health, Bennes moved to Los Angeles, CA, in 1943, where he died late in the year.

In 1899, John V. Bennes married Alice Smalley Bennes, who grew up in Hoopeston, IL.

The original spelling of his name in Czech was "Benes." John Bennes was a cousin of the Czech politician, Eduard Benes (1884-1948).

PCAD id: 5846