George Bentley

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ChartsAncestors of Jennie Luene Logan
George Soule to Jennie Luene (Logan) Billings
George Bentley, son of William Bentley and Mary Eliot, was born at Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, say 1702.1

George married Ruth Barber, daughter of Moses Barber and Susannah West, at South Kingstown, Washington Co., Rhode Island, 4 March 1723/24.2,3,4


Ruth Barber b. 23 Jun 1705, d. aft. 21 Sep 1755
  • John Bentley5 b. say 1725
  • Mary Bentley5 b. say 1727
  • Abiail Bentley5 b. say 1729, d. abt. 1741
  • George Bentley5 b. say 1731
  • Elizabeth Bentley5 b. say 1733
  • Caleb Bentley5 b. say 1735, d. say 1735
  • Abigail Bentley5 b. say 1737
  • Mercy Bentley5 b. say 1739
  • Caleb Bentley+5 b. 20 May 1742, d. 5 Mar 1827
  • Ruth Bentley5 b. say 1744
  • Ezekiel Bentley5 b. say 1746
This person was last edited on28 Apr 2016


  1. [S643] Eleanor L Trismen, "Bentley Genealogy: Some of the Descendants of George Bentley and wife, Ruth Barber", River Edge, New Jersey: [1980], microform copy: FHL Film/Fiche #1033570, item 1, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, W, further cited as "Bentley Genealogy."
  2. [S602] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island. 1636-1850: First Series: Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People, 21 vols. (Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing, 1891-1912), 5:2:7, 8, town record 1:68, further cited as Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island.
  3. [S652] Howard Bowdoin Perry, "Some Early Marriages Recorded at South Kingstown, R. I.," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 67 (July 1913): 285-287, at 285, further cited as Perry, "Early Marriages Recorded at South Kingstown."
  4. [S913] John Osborne Austin, The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island: Comprising Three Generations of Settlers Who Came Before 1690 (With Many Families Carried to the Fourth Generation). Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887, 13. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Rhode Island Dictionary.
  5. [S642] Mrs. Clarence L. [Nellie B.] Knapp, Compiler, Unpublished Bible and Family Records Together With Genealogical Notes and Other Authentic Data Collected by Chapters of New York State Conference of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (New York: n.p., various, 22:1-2, Bentley Family Bible), Microform copy: FHL Film/Fiche #862769, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.