CFHS code : BE106
Parish : St Bene’t
Inscription : In Memory of The Rev MATTHEW GENT MA sometime curate of St Benedicts d Dec 16 1857 age 30 also his mother MARY ANN GENT d March 19 1877 age 77
Monument : Ground slab
Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey
Lat Lon : 52.202604, 0.13616861 – click here for location
In the parish area of St Bene’t, this slab is located to the west of the west path. Interestingly it is at right angles to the path.
In Memory of
The Rev MATTHEW GENT M.A.
sometime curate of St Benedicts.
Who died Dec. 16. 1857. Aged 30
Also his mother MARY ANN GENT.
Who died March 19. 1877. Aged 77
Matthew Gent (d 1857)
Matthew was born in London. In the 1851 census he was a student and living with his mother at 9 Portugal Place, Cambridge.
Mary Ann Gent (d 1877)
Mary Ann was born in London. In the burial record her address was 15 Portugal Place, Cambridge and her age 78.
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