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John Bent

Male Bef 1596 - 1672  (> 75 years)


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  • Name John Bent  [1
    Born Bef 20 Nov 1596  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Baptised 20 Nov 1596  Weyhill, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Died 27 Sep 1672  Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I33787  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DGH
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2021 

    Father Robert Bent,   b. Bef 29 Sep 1566,   d. Bef 29 Jul 1631  (Age < 64 years) 
    Mother Agnes Gosling,   d. Between May 1639 and Jun 1639, On board the Jonathan, just outside Boston harbor Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 Oct 1589  Weyhill, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Family ID F19907  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha,   d. 15 May 1679, Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1624  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. John Bent,   b. Bef 24 Jan 1637,   d. Bef 15 Sep 1717  (Age < 80 years)
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F19906  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He arrived with his wife and five children in 1638 on the Confidence, and settled at Sudbury.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Early New England Families Study Project: Accounts of New England Families from 1641 to 1700 by Alicia Crane Williams. Online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society.

    2. [S5396] E. C. Felton, "The English Ancestors of John Bent, of Sudbury." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 49:65, 1895.

    3. [S5395] The Bent Family in America by Allen H. Bent. Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1900.

    4. [S5395] The Bent Family in America by Allen H. Bent. Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1900., date only.

    5. [S647] Dawes-Gates Ancestral Lines by Mary Walton Ferris. Volume 1, 1943; volume 2, 1931.