Asenath Slafter Janes Gibson Bent

August 18, 1796–October 5, 1867

Born at Mansfield, Tolland County, Connecticut; daughter of Eunice Fenton and Eleazer Slafter. Died at St. George, Washington County, Utah Territory. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 47, Aseneth Janes. Susan Dimick, Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths from the Records of the Town and Churches in Mansfield, Connecticut, 1703–1850 (New York: Baker and Taylor, 1898), 158–159. 1860 U.S. census, Great Salt Lake City 13th Ward, Utah Territory, p. 8, Ascenath Bent, NARA. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed June 2013), memorial no. 78396, Asenath Slafter Bent; St. George City Cemetery, St. George, UT. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Apr. 2016), Asenath Slafter LKVT-1R5 .