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John Bentley

Male 1814 - 1895  (80 years)


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  1. 1.  John Bentley was born on 24 Dec 1814 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada (son of Daniel Webster Bentley and Eleanor Whidden); died on 10 Mar 1895 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    John married Elizabeth Alexander Johnson on 24 Nov 1840 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada. Elizabeth (daughter of Alexander Johnson and Ann Johnson) was born on 19 Jul 1819 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 16 Dec 1904 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada. [Family Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Alexander Johnson Bentley was born on 1 Sep 1841 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 30 Mar 1907 in Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.
    2. Eleanor Whidden Bentley was born on 14 Dec 1842 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 4 Dec 1868 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    3. Ann C. Bentley was born on 18 Sep 1844 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 29 Sep 1913.
    4. David Baldwin Bentley was born on 6 Nov 1846; died on 25 Dec 1930 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    5. Sarah Elizabeth Bentley was born on 31 Jan 1849 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 25 Dec 1927.
    6. Margaret M. Bentley was born on 7 Mar 1851 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 3 Jul 1931.
    7. John Reid Bentley was born on 9 Mar 1853 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.
    8. Matthew Johnson Bentley was born on 4 Apr 1855 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 20 Jan 1902.
    9. Andrew Christie Bentley was born on 2 Sep 1856 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 20 Jan 1902.
    10. Robert Logan Bentley was born on 6 Dec 1858 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 29 Apr 1935.
    11. Daniel Webster Bentley was born on 31 Jan 1861 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 29 Feb 1932.
    12. Janet Bentley was born on 26 Sep 1863 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 1 Nov 1947.
    13. William Bentley was born on 27 May 1866 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 19 Sep 1937 in Middle Musquodoboit, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Middle Musquodoboit, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Daniel Webster Bentley was born on 6 Sep 1787 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada (son of David Bentley, Jr. and Margaret Webster); died on 4 Sep 1865 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Daniel married Eleanor Whidden on 10 Feb 1810. Eleanor (daughter of Samuel Whidden, III and Abigail Newcomb) was born on 5 Apr 1783 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 2 Jun 1836 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada. [Family Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Eleanor Whidden was born on 5 Apr 1783 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada (daughter of Samuel Whidden, III and Abigail Newcomb); died on 2 Jun 1836 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    Children:
    1. 1. John Bentley was born on 24 Dec 1814 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 10 Mar 1895 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    2. Sarah Bentley and died.
    3. Abigail Bentley was born about 1819 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 21 Sep 1867 in Musquodoboit, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia, Canada.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  David Bentley, Jr. was born on 18 Jan 1761 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada (son of David Bentley and Ann Baldwin); died in 1843 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    David married Margaret Webster on 26 Oct 1786 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada. Margaret (daughter of Abraham Webster and Margaret White) was born on 6 Mar 1762 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died after 1808 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada. [Family Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Margaret Webster was born on 6 Mar 1762 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada (daughter of Abraham Webster and Margaret White); died after 1808 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    Children:
    1. 2. Daniel Webster Bentley was born on 6 Sep 1787 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 4 Sep 1865 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    2. James Bentley was born on 10 Jan 1790 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.
    3. Huldah Bentley was born on 17 Jul 1792 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 16 Apr 1865 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    4. Noah Bentley was born on 19 Jul 1794 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 6 Jun 1855 in Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Olde Baptist Cemetery, Upper Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    5. Prudence Bentley was born on 14 Jul 1796 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.
    6. David Webster Bentley was born on 1 Aug 1799 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 4 Aug 1873 in Middle Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    7. Abraham Bentley was born on 24 Sep 1801 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 25 Mar 1852; was buried in Otter Brook Cemetery, Otter Brook, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    8. Margaret Ann Bentley was born about 1808 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.

  3. 6.  Samuel Whidden, III was born in 1752 in Nottingham, Rockingham Co., NH, USA (son of James Whidden and Abigail Sandborn); died on 10 Jul 1821 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Samuel married Abigail Newcomb on 15 Jul 1774. Abigail (daughter of Capt. Eddy Newcomb and Abigail English) was born on 8 Jun 1757; died on 11 Mar 1815. [Family Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Abigail Newcomb was born on 8 Jun 1757 (daughter of Capt. Eddy Newcomb and Abigail English); died on 11 Mar 1815.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Whidden was born on 29 Mar 1775 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died in 1864.
    2. Abigail Whidden was born on 7 Dec 1776 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 16 Feb 1858 in Noel, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    3. Eddie Whidden was born on 16 Feb 1778 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died in 1858 in New Annan, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    4. Sarah Whidden was born on 29 Dec 1779 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died in 1797.
    5. 3. Eleanor Whidden was born on 5 Apr 1783 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 2 Jun 1836 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    6. Mary Whidden was born on 29 Jun 1785 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 12 Feb 1839 in Onslow Mountain, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    7. Nancy Whidden was born on 24 Dec 1787 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 24 Apr 1858 in Greenfield, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    8. Samuel Whidden was born on 13 Aug 1790 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 16 Feb 1862.
    9. James Whidden was born in 1796 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 5 Sep 1870 in Onslow, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    10. Phebe Whidden was born on 18 Feb 1799 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 28 Jul 1842 in Greenfield, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  David Bentley was born on 21 Jun 1724 in Norwich, New London Co., CT, USA (son of William Bentley); died on 13 Jun 1792 in Cornwallis Twp., Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    David married Ann Baldwin. Ann was born on 3 Feb 1729/30; died on 8 Jan 1776. [Family Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Ann Baldwin was born on 3 Feb 1729/30; died on 8 Jan 1776.
    Children:
    1. Eunice Bentley was born on 8 May 1750 in CT, USA; and died.
    2. Anna Bentley was born on 13 Oct 1752 in CT, USA; died on 5 Dec 1777 in Cornwallis Twp., Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    3. Asahel Bentley was born on 8 Mar 1755; died in 1826 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    4. Phebe Bentley was born on 27 Feb 1758 in CT, USA; and died.
    5. 4. David Bentley, Jr. was born on 18 Jan 1761 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died in 1843 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    6. Prudence Bentley was born on 10 May 1773 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 15 Feb 1851 in Kentville, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Chipman's Corner Burying Ground, Chipman's Corner, Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

  3. 10.  Abraham Webster was born on 1 Jan 1736/37 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA (son of Noah Webster and Catherine Newcomb); died on 20 Mar 1812 in Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Abraham married Margaret White on 12 Sep 1758 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA. Margaret (daughter of James White and Abigail Lyman) was born in 1732 in CT, USA; died in Oct 1803 in Nova Scotia, Canada. [Family Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Margaret White was born in 1732 in CT, USA (daughter of James White and Abigail Lyman); died in Oct 1803 in Nova Scotia, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Abraham Webster was born on 13 Apr 1759 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; and died.
    2. Daniel Webster was born on 4 Oct 1760 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 19 Aug 1785.
    3. 5. Margaret Webster was born on 6 Mar 1762 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died after 1808 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    4. Isaac Webster was born on 28 Jul 1763 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.
    5. Olive Webster was born on 20 Feb 1765 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died before 1818 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    6. David Webster was born on 20 Dec 1767; died on 18 Jan 1768.
    7. Cyrus Webster was born on 18 Sep 1769 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died on 12 Apr 1863 in Sheffield Mills, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; was buried in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    8. Darius Webster was born on 18 Sep 1769 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.

  5. 12.  James Whidden was born in 1711 in Greenland, Rockingham Co., NH, USA (son of Samuel Whidden and Sarah Jones); died on 13 Dec 1790 in Truro, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    James married Abigail Sandborn on 26 Mar 1734 in North Hampton, Rockingham Co., NH, USA. Abigail was born on 24 Oct 1716 in North Hampton, Rockingham Co., NH, USA; died about 1756 in NH, USA. [Family Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Abigail Sandborn was born on 24 Oct 1716 in North Hampton, Rockingham Co., NH, USA; died about 1756 in NH, USA.
    Children:
    1. John Whidden was born on 17 Jul 1736 in Nottingham, Rockingham Co., NH, USA; died on 14 Sep 1794 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    2. David Whidden was born in 1749 in Nottingham, Rockingham Co., NH, USA; died on 1 Oct 1825 in Maitland, Hants Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    3. 6. Samuel Whidden, III was born in 1752 in Nottingham, Rockingham Co., NH, USA; died on 10 Jul 1821 in Salmon River, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    4. Simeon Whidden was born in 1754 in Nottingham, Rockingham Co., NH, USA; died in Jan 1800 in Middle Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

  7. 14.  Capt. Eddy Newcomb was born on 23 Sep 1713 in Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes Co., MA, USA (son of Deacon John Newcomb and Alice Lombard); died on 19 Oct 1781 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Eddy married Abigail English in 1741. Abigail (daughter of Richard English and Mary Hinksman) was born on 12 Nov 1724 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; died in 1790 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada. [Family Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Abigail English was born on 12 Nov 1724 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA (daughter of Richard English and Mary Hinksman); died in 1790 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Newcomb was born on 12 Jun 1743 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; died on 10 Feb 1824 in Stewiacke, Colchester Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    2. Abraham Newcomb was born on 15 Apr 1745 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; died on 25 Apr 1832 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada.
    3. Andrew Newcomb was born on 15 Apr 1747 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; died on 12 Jan 1828 in Queensborough, Kent Co., New Brunswick, Canada.
    4. John Newcomb was born on 15 May 1752 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; died before May 1778.
    5. Obadiah Newcomb was born on 16 May 1755 in Lebanon, New London Co., CT, USA; died in 1774.
    6. 7. Abigail Newcomb was born on 8 Jun 1757; died on 11 Mar 1815.
    7. Sarah Newcomb was born on 4 Sep 1760 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died in 1834.
    8. David Newcomb was born on 18 Oct 1763 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; died in 1776.
    9. Phebe Newcomb was born on 23 Jul 1768 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada; and died.




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