Fifth Generation


148. Maurice Almond Kent was born on 11 April 1888 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He died on 17 November 1953 at the age of 65 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Death certificate signed by Dr. Ercell B. Brors. He was buried in Rose Hill cemetery, Atlantic.

Maurice Almond Kent and Irene Mae Hamblen were married in 1933. Irene Mae Hamblen77, daughter of Almon Erwin Hamblen and Mae Covert, was born on 1 May 1903 in New York City, New York County, New York, USA. She was educated Nursing in 1926 in Presbyterian School of Nursing. She died on 7 February 2003 at the age of 99 in Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Publish Date: Monday, February 10, 2003
IRENE HAMLIN KENT ATLANTIC - Irene Hamlin Kent, 99, died Feb. 7, 2003, peacefully, with her daughter by her side at Sonogee Rehabilitation & Living Center, Bar Harbor. She was born May 1, 1903, in New York City, the daughter of Almon E. and Mae (Covert) Hamlin. Irene lived a full and fruitful life of 99 years. She was a kind and loving person who contributed her goodness to her family, friends and community, which will live on in those she has left behind. She graduated from Presbyterian School of Nursing in 1926 and worked as a nurse with the Red Cross during World War I. She lived out her retirement on Swan's Island, having contributed to the community as president of the Ladies Auxiliary, treasurer of the church, and the island nurse for many years. Special thank you to the loving nurses and staff members at Sonogee Nursing Home, who made Irene's last years loving and memorable. She is survived by one son, Erwin Kent and wife, Diana of Harpswell; and one daughter, Barbara Pomroy and longtime companion, Bob Merchant, of Levant; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Maurice Kent in 1954. Friends are invited to call from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, 2003, at Atlantic Baptist Church, Swans Island, where funeral services will follow at noon. Spring interment will be held at Rose Hill Cemetery, Atlantic, Swans Island. Contributions in Irene's memory may be made to the Atlantic Baptist Church or Ladies Auxiliary, Swans Island 04685. Arrangements by Fernald Funeral Chapel, Mt. Desert.
Irene was buried Spring 2003 in Rose Hill cemetery, Atlantic. A Nurse.

Maurice Almond Kent-1963 and Irene Mae Hamblen-13083 had the following children:

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Erwin Walter Kent-32403.

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Barbara Ann Kent-32404.