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Absolam Kent
Birth: Oct. 16, 1752
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1839
Cadiz
Harrison County
Ohio, USA

Soldier of the Revolutionary War. Buried in Spiker Cemetery, Harrison County, Ohio. Will probated in Harrison County, Ohio. Absalom came to Harrison County in 1805 from Fayette County, Pennsylvania. He served in the Revolutionary War in the Westmoreland County Militia (PA Archives,IV, p443. US Pension Rolls 1835.) Will probated in Harrison County,Ohio, 8/31/1839. Owned all of Sections 1, 2, 4, and 31, and parts of Sections 9 and 29 in Cadiz Twp.

Children:
Joseph Elias, Abner, Nancy Kent Darrah, Elziabeth Kent Leeper, John G, William, Sarah Ann Kent Spiker, Absalom. These are the known children to date (2012)

2nd Marriage--Mary unk last name.-----------Message received from: Karen Cox --I have in my records from my cousin, Lee Kent's research three more children of Absalom and Tabitha Hunter Kent. They are: Nancy Ann Kent, born 1767 in Fayette Co, PA and died 1862 in Griggsville, Pike, IL; Absalom III, born March 1, 1777 in West Augusta, Augusta, Virginia died March 3, 1875 in Macoupin Co, IL; and William, born abt 1780 in PA and no death information. I have no source documents as Lee had them. Lee passed away a few years ago and I believe his son has them in Utah. I am also doing research on the Kent family. My lineage is Absalom SR., Absalom Jr., John G. Sr., Joshua, Thomas Melville, Lewis Rollie, Glenn L. (my father). (May 2013) 
 
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 Parents:
  Absalom Kent (1702 - 1765)
  Ann Nancy Perrin Kent (1727 - 1765)
 
 Spouses:
  Tabitha Hunter Kent (1752 - 1839)
  Mary Kent (1744 - 1817)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Elias Kent (1770 - 1829)*
  Elizabeth Kent Leeper (1774 - 1855)*
  Elizabeth Kent Leeper (1774 - 1815)*
  John G Kent (1778 - 1833)*
  Sarah Ann Kent Spiker (1791 - 1860)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Kent (1750 - 1856)*
  Absolam Kent (1752 - 1839)
  Susan Kent (1760 - ____)*
  William Kent (1763 - 1849)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spiker Cemetery
Cadiz
Harrison County
Ohio, USA
 
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Originally Created by: W
Record added: Mar 03, 2009
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Absolam Kent
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