Isabella Eugenia Brent, 1873-1947, the oldest child, was born in Pensacola, Florida. She never married. She lived for many years with her youngest sister, Frances, and helped take care of Frances' two girls. She She died of a heart attack in Coronado, California, and was buried in St. Michael's Cemetery in Pensacola.

Photos and biographical sketch of of Belle Brent


Catherine Merced "Katie" Brent, 1875-1970, was born in Pensacola. She married James Campbell Watson 11 November 1903 in Pensacola. They had four sons. Catherine died in Pensacola, age 95. She was buried in St. John's Cemetery.

Photos and biographical sketch of of Katie Brent


Thomas William Brent, 1876-1958, was born in Pensacola. He married Mary Warren 3 October 1900.They had no children. He died in 1958 and was buried in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Obituary of Thomas William Brent
Obituary of Mary "Mollie" Warren Brent



Mary Ella "Mollie" Brent, 1879-1964, was born in Pensacola. She married John B. "Jack" Mare 23 April 1921. They had no children. She died in Pensacola and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Photos and biographical sketch of Mollie Brent


Celestine Angela Brent,1880-1983, was born in Pensacola. She married Rufus S. Manley 10 November 1906. They had five sons, two of whom died during World War II. The family lived in Orange, Texas. Rufus died in 1956; Celestine lived nearly thirty years longer and was 103 when she died. They are buried together in St. Mary's Cemetery in Orange, Texas.

Photos and biographical sketch of of Celestine Brent




Francis Celestino "Tino" Brent, 1882-1929, was born in Pensacola. He had several girl friends, including Wallace Simpson who later became Dutchess of Windsor, but he never married. He caught strep throat after visiting someone in chicago and died in 1929. His sister, Belle Brent, escorted his body back to Pensacola where he was buried in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Obituary of Francis Celestino Brent Jr.

Gravestone of Francis Celestino Brent Jr.

Photos of Tino Brent and his trip to Chicago in the Speedwell automobile, 1911.




Daniel Carroll "Danny" Brent, 1884-1886, was born in Pensacola, and died when he was 18 months old. He was buried in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Notice of Death of Daniel Carroll Brent

Gravestone of Daniel Carroll Brent



Cora Emily Brent, 1886-1967, was born in Pensacola. She and George were twins. She married Alba H. Warren 17 April 1911 and they had two sons. She died in Pensacola and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Photos and biographical sketch of of Cora Brent


George Shuttleworth Brent, 1886-1956, was born in Pensacola. He and Cora were twins. He married Margaret Anderson 25 June 1923. He died in Pensacola and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Obituary of George Shuttleworth Brent



Genevieve Anna Brent, 1889-1974, was born in Pensacola. She married William O. "Billy" Turtle 5 February 1916 in Chicago. They had three children. She died in Pensacola and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery.


Robert Innocent Brent, 1890-1985, was born in Pensacola. He married Florence Waller "Floss" Burke 18 September 1920 in New York City. He is buried in St. Michael's Cemetery.

Photos and biographical sketch of of Robert Innocent Brent



William Louis "Tuff" Brent, 1892-1977, was born in Pensacola. He married Alice Harriet Wall 20 May 1921 and they had one daughter.

Photos and biographical sketch of of William Louis Brent

Gravestone of William Louis Brent



Frances Louise Brent, 1894-1995, was born in Pensacola, the last of thirteen children. She married James Albert Whitted 14 November 1918 in Pensacola. They had two daughters. After Albert died in 1923, Frances remarried in 1927 to Harold Foster Fick, a U.S. Naval officer. The moved several times and finally settled in Coronado, California. Frances died in Coronado, age 101, and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery in San Diego, California.

Biographical sketch of Frances Louise Brent


Related links:
Record of births of Brent children in family Bible
Formal portrait of the five Brent brothers




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25 Feb 2006
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