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Martha Bent (Blanchard)

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Birthplace: Penton Grafton, Weyhill, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Pierre Blanchard and Martha Blanchard
Wife of John Bent and John Bent
Mother of John Bent, Jr.,; Agnes Rice (Bent); Robert Bent; William Bent; Peter Bent and 2 others

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About Martha Bent

FROM WHENCE WE CAME, p. 94/

"John Bent of Penton, Hants, England, sailed on the ship Confidence from Southampton in April, 1638, and settled in Sudbury. With him he brought Mrs. Martha Bent, Robert 10, Agnes 8, William 6, Peter 5, and John Bent, 2."

Her brother: THOMAS, Braintree 1646, soon after rem. to Charlestown, came in the Jonathan from London in 1639, with sev. ch. of wh. Thomas was one, all prob. by a first w. His sec. w. wh. had been wid. Agnes Barnes, a sis. of John Bent, d. with her inf. also, on the voyage, and he d. 21 May 1654. In his will, of five days earlier, he ment. w. Mary, ch. Nathaniel, Samuel, and George, and George's s. Joseph. His wid. stood up for the orthodoxy of Marmaduke Matthews at Malden, to wh. town Thomas had rem.

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Martha Bent's Timeline

1598
September 24, 1598
Penton Grafton, Weyhill, Hampshire, England
September 24, 1598
Wayhill, Penton Grafton, Southampshire, England
1625
January 10, 1625
Age 26
Wayhill,Penton Grafton,Southampshire,England
1626
October 24, 1626
Age 28
Wayhill, Penton Grafton, Hampshire, England
1629
April 14, 1629
Age 30
Wayhill,Penton Grafton,Southampshire,England
1631
December 12, 1631
Age 33
Wayhill, Penton Grafton, Hampshire, England, (Present UK)
1635
January 24, 1635
Age 36
Wayhill,Penton Grafton,Hampshire,England
1641
May 16, 1641
Age 42
Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1643
September 15, 1643
Age 44
Sudbury, MIddlesex, MA, USA
1644
October 3, 1644
Age 46
Penton Grafton Parish, Hampshire, England, (Present UK)