Robert Bent

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ChartsAncestors of Harriet Hanson Robinson
Robert Bent, son of John Bent and Edith (…), was born probably shortly before his baptism at Penton Grafton, Hampshire, England, 29 September 1566.1 He died at Penton Grafton, before 29 July 1631, when he was buried there.1,2

Robert married Agnes Gosling, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Wayhill, Penton Grafton, Hampshire, England, 13 October 1589.1,2


Agnes Gosling b. say 1570, d. 1639
  • Margery Bent2 b. 28 Mar 1590
  • Richard Bent2 b. 7 May 1592
  • Jane Bent+2 b. say 1594, d. bt 1631 - 1638
  • John Bent2 b. 20 Nov 1596, d. 27 Sep 1672
  • Maria Bent2 b. 24 Sep 1598, d. bef. 2 Feb 1599
  • Dennis Bent2 b. 10 Dec 1599
  • Peter Bent2 b. 1602, d. bef. 18 May 1602
  • Agnes Bent2 b. 16 Jul 1602
This person was last edited on20 Nov 2015


  1. [S24] Mary Walton Ferris, Dawes-Gates Ancestral Lines: A Memorial Volume Containing the American Ancestry of Rufus R. Dawes: Volume I: Dawes and Allied Families (n. p., 1943), 1:493-497, further cited as Ferris, Dawes-Gates I.
  2. [S669] E. C. Felton, "The English Ancestors of John Bent, of Sudbury," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 49 (Jan 1895): 65-67, further cited as Felton, "English Ancestors of John Bent."