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Thomas Bent

Birthdate: (29)
Birthplace: Danville, Montour, PA, USA
Death: August 19, 1875 (29)
Place of Burial: Allegheny, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Catherine Cassiah "Cassie" Bowman
Father of Mary C. Watkins and Samuel Thomas Bent

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About Thomas Bent

  1. Birth: 14 Feb 1846 in Danville, Montour, PA 1
  2. Death: 19 Aug 1875 in Pennsylvania 2
  3. Burial: Mt.Zion Cemetery in allegheny Township 3


  1. Title: Calculated
     Note: calculated from the death date & age on the tombstone. The Discharge papers said he was born in Dannville in PA.
  2. Title: Pension File #823260 - Matthias Bowman & Widows Claim #662685 - Catherine Bowman
     Mathias Bowman filled for a Invalid's pension July 26, 1890. Catherine Bent Bowman filed for Widow's Pension Sep 16, 1897
     Note: Stated in the Widow's Pension declaration: Catharine Bowman's first husband, Thomas Bent, died Aug 19, 1875. This is the same date as the tombstone at Mt.Zion Cemetery.
  3. Title: Marriage Records - Somerset County, PA
     Page: FHL#22066 - Tombstone Inscriptions
     Note: Mt. Zion Cemetery in Alleghany Township - p.9 - Thomas B. Bent died Aug 19, 1875 age 29y6m5d. Civil War Veteran. 
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Thomas Bent's Timeline

February 14, 1846
Danville, Montour, PA, USA
May 1874
Age 28
March 7, 1875
Age 29
Somerset, PA, USA
August 19, 1875
Age 29
August 1875
Age 29
Allegheny, PA, USA