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Cornelia Miller (Hallowell) Bentley (1858 - 1938)

Cornelia Miller Bentley formerly Hallowell
Born in Rockville, Montgomery, Maryland, United Statesmap
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Wife of — married Jul 1882 in Sandy Spring, Montgomery, Maryland, United Statesmap
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Died at age 80 in Sandy Spring, Montgomery, Maryland, United Statesmap
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Cornelia was born on 15 Jul 1858 at Rockville in Montgomery County, Maryland. She was the daughter of Henry Clay Hallowell and Sarah (Miller) Hallowell.

She married John Caleb Bentley at “Rockland” in Sandy Spring. John was a farmer in the Sandy Spring-Olney area. They had six children: Florence Miller (1883), Agnes Hallowel (1884), Mildred Hallowell (1886), Edith Dawson (1888), Elza (1890), and John Needles (1895). Agnes died young. John was a farmer in the Sandy Spring-Olney area. John died 27 Dec 1913 at Sandy Spring.

Cornelia died at the age of 80 on 6 August 1938. She was buried in Sandy Spring Friends Meeting House Cemetery, Sandy Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States.[1]


  1. Memorial: Find a Grave (has image)
    Find A Grave: Memorial #89363870 (accessed 7 August 2022)
    Memorial page for Cornelia H Hallowell Bentley (15 Jul 1858-6 Aug 1938), citing Sandy Spring Friends Meeting House Cemetery, Sandy Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA (plot: Row L; Plot 6; Site 2); Maintained by IMH (contributor 47445035).
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed 06 June 2020), memorial page for Cornelia M Hallowell Bentley (15 Jul 1858–unknown), Find A Grave: Memorial #81421798, ; Maintained by Lindan S Caldwell (contributor 47029293) Unknown.
  • Author: Nick Farquhar Title: Farquhar Web Site Text: family tree Family site: Farquhar Web Site CONT Family tree: 2774595-1 Media: 356963-1 Type: Smart Matching Record ID Number: MH:SC7035 Page: Cornelia Miller Hallowell Event: Smart Matching Role: 1002631 Data: Date: 1 JUL 2013 Text: Added by confirming a Smart Match Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
  • Ancestry Family Trees, database online, Record for Cornelia Hallowell.
  • William Henry Farquhar, Annuals of Sandy Spring Volume I (Baltimore, Maryland, Cushings & Bailey, 1884), pg 264
  • 1900 U.S. census, population schedule, Maryland, Montgomery, Year: 1900; Census Place: Olney, Montgomery, Maryland; Page: 15; Enumeration District: 0060; FHL microfilm: 1240625. Record for Comelia H Bently.; digital image,
  • Ancestry Family Trees. Database online, Record for Cornelia M Hallowell.

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Hallowell-79 and Hallowell-1 appear to represent the same person because: obvious duplicat
posted by Christopher Gorman

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