John Bent was born circa 1596 to Robert Bent (1566-1631) and Agnes Gosling (1570-1639) and died 27 September 1672 Sudbury, Massachusetts, United States of unspecified causes. He married Martha Blanchard (1598-1676) 3 October 1644 in Weyhill, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.
1639 English Immigrant to America and one of 14 co-founders of Marlborough MA. In 1639 he came to America aboard the "Jonathan" with his mother and sister who both died aboard the ship.
Marriage & Family
- Robert Bent (1624-1648)
- William Bent (1626-)
- Peter Bent (1629-1678) - immigrated to America with his father at age 9, also one of 14 co-founders of Marlborough MA, alongside his father, died in England on business.
- Agnes Bent (1631-1713)
- John Bent (1636-1717)
- Martha Bent (1642-1680)
- Joseph Bent (1641-1675)
|Offspring of John Bent and Martha Blanchard (1598-1676)|
|Robert Bent (1624-1648)|
|William Bent (1626-)|
|Peter Bent (1629-1678)||14 April 1629 Weyhill, Hampshire, England||May 1678 England||Elizabeth Agnes Barnes (1628-1704)|
|Agnes Bent (1631-1713)||12 December 1631 Weyhill, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom||4 June 1713 Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States||Edward Rice (1622-1712)|
|John Bent (1636-1717)||1636 Hampshire, England, United Kingdom||19 September 1717 Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States||Martha Rice (1657-c1716)|
|Martha Bent (1642-1680)||1642 Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts||29 August 1680 Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts||Samuel Howe (1642-1713)|
|Joseph Bent (1641-1675)|