John Kent (1688 - 1737) MP

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Birthplace: Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
Death: Died in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
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About John Kent

Source: Suffield Historical Society http://www.suffieldhistoricalsociety.org/families/kent.htm

Capt. John Kent (1688)

   

Born. 26 Jan 1688, Suffield, CT; died 24 Jun 1737, Suffield, CT; son of John Kent & Abigail Dudley.

Married: (1) 27 May 1709, Suffield, CT, Mary Smith; dau. of Samuel Smith & Joanna McLaflin; b. 18 Apr 1688, Northampton, MA; d. 27 May 1729, Suffield, CT.

Children with Mary Smith:

  1. Moses Kent, b. 25 Sep 1710, Suffield, CT; m. Johannah Huxley.
  2. Mary Kent, b. 12 Jan 1715/16, Suffield, CT; m. John Holcomb.
  3. John Kent, b. 25 Mar 1719/20, Suffield, CT; m. Elizabeth Spencer.
  4. Twins - Mary Kent, b. 28 Dec 1722, Suffield, CT.
  5. Twins - Thankful Kent, b. 28 Dec 1722, Suffield, CT; m. Asael Holcomb.
  6. Cephas Kent, b. 13 Apr 1725, Suffield, CT; m. Hannah Spencer.
  7. Aaron Kent, b. 19 May 1729, Suffield, CT; d. 27 Jun 1729, Suffield, CT.

Married (2) 1 Dec 1732, Hannah Marsh; dau. of Daniel Marsh & Hannah Lewis; b. 17 May 1694, Springfield, MA; d. 12 Sep 1758, Springfield, MA, ae. 65 yrs.

Children with Hannah Marsh:

  1. Hannah Kent, b. 11 Aug 1735, Suffield, CT; d. 4 Dec 1735, Suffield, CT.

Capt. John Kent & Mrs. Hannah Marsh of Springfield m. int. 29 Oct 1731.

  • Hannah married second John Day of Springfield int. 27 Aug 1743 and third Luke Hitchcock of Springfield, MA 26 Dec 1754.

               Reference Documents: 8, 12, 137, 161, 164
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Captain John Kent's Timeline

1688
January 26, 1688
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1708
May 12, 1708
Age 20
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1710
September 25, 1710
Age 22
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1719
March 25, 1719
Age 31
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1722
December 28, 1722
Age 34
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
December 28, 1722
Age 34
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1725
April 13, 1725
Age 37
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1729
May 19, 1729
Age 41
Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut
1732
December 1, 1732
Age 44
1735
August 11, 1735
Age 47