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Edith Bent (1876 - abt. 1966)

Edith Bent
Born in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdommap [uncertain]
Daughter of and
Sister of
Wife of — married 1913 in Brighton, Sussex, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 89 in Hove, Sussex, Englandmap
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Edith Bent was born in Sussex, presumable in 1876. Her christening occured on 2 Jul 1876 in Brighton, Sussex. [1] She was the daughter of Frederick and Jane Bent. [1]

Edith married Bert Punchard in 1913 in the Apr-May_Jun quarter. [2] In 1939 she was a widow living in Brighton doing paid domestic work.[3] Edith remarried William John Sole in 1943 [4] and died about 1966.[5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, Edith Bent, 02 Jul 1876); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,067,136.
  2. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Edith Bent and null, 1913; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1913, quarter 2, vol. 2B, p. 499, Brighton, Sussex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  3. 1939 Register: "1939 England and Wales Register"
    The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: Rg 101/2445d; Line Number: 23; Schedule Number: 40; Sub Schedule Number: 1
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry uk Record 61596 #3277338 (accessed 4 September 2022)
    Edith Panchard (born 10 Jun 1876), widowed, Paid Domestic Work??, at 20, Brighton, Sussex, England.
  4. Marriage Registration: "England & Wales Marriage Index"
    FreeBMD Entry Information (accessed 4 September 2022)
    Punchard, Edith.
    GRO Reference: 1943 Apr-May-Jun in Dunmow Volume 4a Page 2163.
  5. Death Registration: "England & Wales Death Index"
    FreeBMD Entry Information (accessed 4 September 2022)
    Sole, Edith (Age at death: 89).
    GRO Reference: 1966 Jan-Feb-Mar in Hove Volume 5H Page 591.

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