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Roy BENT

Roy Edward Kimberley ‘Cool Alec’ BentAge: 75 years19001975

Name
Roy Edward Kimberley ‘Cool Alec’ Bent
Given names
Roy Edward Kimberley
Surname
Bent
Nickname
Cool Alec
Birth 1900 36 33
Death of a paternal grandfatherPatrick Bent
1 August 1904 (Age 4 years) Age: 66
Death of a fatherChristopher Bent
3 September 1916 (Age 16 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmma Chittleborough
26 July 1920 (Age 20 years) Age: 73
Occupation
Footballer

Address: Norwood, South Australia Australia
Employer: Norwood Football Club
Residence
Address: Edward Street Norwood, South Australia Australia
Sport
Roy Bent gets leather medal, in remembrance of his suspension for having thrown the ball at an umprire.
29 September 1923 (Age 23 years)
Health
Roy Bent in Hospital
13 May 1924 (Age 24 years)
Sport
Record Score is made by the South Australians
9 August 1924 (Age 24 years)
Court
Failed to pay motor fare - Roy Bent is fined.
1 November 1926 (Age 26 years)
Health
Roy Bent injured, struck by tram standard.
27 December 1926 (Age 26 years)
Death of a sisterIda Isabell Bent
20 August 1929 (Age 29 years)
Cause: Childbirth
EngagementMuriel Helen TophamView this family
26 October 1929 (Age 29 years)
Residence 26 October 1929 (Age 29 years)
Address: Third Avenue Forestville, South Australia Australia
MarriageMuriel Helen TophamView this family
15 February 1930 (Age 30 years)
Address: Kent Town Methodist Church Kent Town, South Australia Australia
Occupation
Manager, grazing property at Casterton.
27 June 1940 (Age 40 years)
Death of a brotherChristopher ‘Chris’ Bent
4 February 1948 (Age 48 years) Age: 50
Cause: (accident at cricket)
Burial of a brotherChristopher ‘Chris’ Bent
6 February 1948 (Age 48 years)
Cemetery: Cheltenham Cemetery
Death of a motherEllen Edith ‘Nellie’ Bird
9 October 1951 (Age 51 years) Age: 85
Death of a sisterEmily Mary ‘Emma’ Bent
1961 (Age 61 years) Age: 72
Burial of a sisterEmily Mary ‘Emma’ Bent
8 July 1961 (Age 61 years)
Address: Cheltenham Cemetery Cheltenham, South Australia Australia
Cemetery: Cheltenham Cemetery
Death of a sisterFlorence ‘Florrie’ Bent
21 February 1962 (Age 62 years) Age: 68
Address: 15 Jaffrey Street Blair Athol, South Australia Australia
Burial of a sisterFlorence ‘Florrie’ Bent
22 February 1962 (Age 62 years)
Cemetery: Cheltenham Cemetery
Death of a brotherJohn William ‘Jack’ Bent
1 July 1965 (Age 65 years)
Death of a wifeMuriel Helen Topham
30 November 1974 (Age 74 years) Age: 70
Burial of a wifeMuriel Helen Topham
30 November 1974 (Age 74 years)
Address: Carinya Gardens Cemetery 91 White Ave MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290 Australia
Cemetery: Carinya Gardens Cemetery
Number of childrenMuriel Helen TophamView this family
0
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Death 7 October 1975 (Age 75 years) Age: 75
Cause of death: Car Accident
Burial 7 October 1975 (on the date of death)
Address: Carinya Gardens Cemetery 91 White Ave MOUNT GAMBIER SA 5290 Australia
Cemetery: Carinya Gardens Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1888Broken Hill, N.S.W., Australia
8 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
Family with Muriel Helen Topham - View this family
himself
wife
Muriel Helen BENTMuriel Helen Topham
Birth: 11 October 1904 28 31Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
Death: 30 November 1974Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
Marriage: 15 February 1930Kent Town, South Australia, Australia

Note
Roy Bent - Played football for Norwood from 1921 through 1928 - Nick named "Cool Alec" - Originally from Broken Hill - Retired in Mount Gambier - Died in a car accident returning home from a "last time" trip to Broken Hill.
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