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Peter Dent

Peter Dent

Male 1664 - Bef 1710  (< 46 years)

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  • Name Peter Dent 
    Born 1664  Westbury Manor, Hull's Neck, St.Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 7 Mar 1710 
    Notes 

    • 1692, Assistant clerk: Lower House of Assembly
      1695, Settled: Somerset Co., MD
      1702, Delegate for Lower House of Assembly

      When John Coode seized the government of the province in 1689 and endeavored to disarm the people, the Protestants united in an association fearing the ascendency of the papists, and presented addresses on the subject to the crown. Among the sners of these address we find the name of Peter Dent [third son of Co l. Thomas Dent], Deputy Collector of His Majesty's Customs in Somerset County, and Capt. John Dent of Cool Springs in Charles County.

      This Peter Dent who had removed to Somerset County on the eastern shore was also a signer of the petition against the removal of the seat of government from St. Mary's County in 1694.

      He was married to Jane Pittman Gray and Elizabeth Ballard.

      Mar. 1697 Edmund HOWARD sold to Peter DENT 93 acres 1710-11 Peter DENT willed the land except 93 acres to his daughter Rebecca DENT who married first David BROWN & James ANDERSON son of James & Rebecca ANDERSON, she removed to Chester Co., PA & in 1752 willed James ANDERSON, son of James and Rebecca ANDERSON to wife Rachel sons James and John.


      1710-11 Peter DENT willed the land except 93 acres to his daughter Rebecca DENT who married first David BROWN and James ANDERSON, son of James and Rebecca ANDERSON. She removed to Chester Co, PA in 1752..
    Person ID I15212  Lythgoe-Donaldson
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2010 

    Father Thomas Dent, Esq.,   b. 1630, Guisborough, E Riding, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Apr 1676, Hull's Neck, St.Mary's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Wilkinson,   b. 1633, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1726, Prince George's, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 1651  Saint Mary, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7009  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Pittman Gray,   b. Abt 1664,   d. Aft 1685  (Age ~ 22 years) 
    Married Abt 1684 
    Family ID F7019  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Ballard,   b. Abt 1664,   d. Aft 1687  (Age ~ 24 years) 
    Married Aft 1686 
    Family ID F7020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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