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Oliver Perry Lent
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1830
Marietta
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1899
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

from Oregon Geographic Names, McArthur L.A., 1982, p442.: "Oliver P. Lent settled where the town of Lents stands in 1866, on a tract of 190 acres. He was born near Marietta, Ohio, August 31, 1830; died at Mount Tabor, Portland, April 22, 1899. His wife, Martha A. Buckley, was born at Parkersburg, Virginia, March 19, 1833; died April 5, 1905. Soon after arriving inOregon, about 1852, Lent settled on the site of Sycamore, east of Lents. During many years he engaged in the sawmill business. He was a prominent and resourceful man, and served as school director, road supervisor and justice of the peace." 
 
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 Parents:
  Abraham Lent (1799 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha A Buckley Lent (1833 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  George Perley Lent (1852 - 1935)*
  William M Lent (1853 - 1863)*
  Emma L Lent McGrew (1854 - 1927)*
  Fremont L Lent (1856 - 1932)*
  Charles P Lent (1861 - 1863)*
  Oscar Eugene Lent (1865 - 1941)*
  Rosetta Ann Lent Evans (1867 - 1921)*
  Elizabeth Judith Lent Wood (1873 - 1955)*
  Oliver Winthrop Lent (1875 - 1944)*
 
 Sibling:
  Oliver Perry Lent (1830 - 1899)
  Mary Orphina Lent Low (1838 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Multnomah Park Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Invenio Sepulchrum
Originally Created by: David Anderson
Record added: Nov 26, 2009
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Oliver Perry Lent
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Oliver Perry Lent
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