century association biographical archive

Earliest Members of the Century Association

View all members

William Kent


Centurion, 1856–1850s

Born 2 October 1802 in Albany, New York

Died 4 January 1861 in Fishkill, New York

Buried Saint Luke’s Church Cemetery, Beacon, New York

Proposed by Dorman B. Eaton

Elected 3 June 1856 at age fifty-three

Archivist’s Note: Father of James Kent. He likely resigned or was dropped from the rolls between 1857 and 1860.