Benjamin Bentley, who married Ruth Gardiner Fowler, widow, in 1780, was the son of Benjamin and Sarah Shippee Bentley, son of Thomas and Elizabeth Chamberlain Bentley, son of first immigrant William and Sarah Bentley of Kingston, Washington Co., RI.
Ruth Gardiner, was the daughter of Benoni and Eliabeth Hall Gardiner, son of Isaac and Elizabeth Davis Gardiner, son of Benoni and Mary Gardiner, son of first immigrant George Gardiner. She married first, Amon Fowler, and had 4 children. He died in an English prison, his ship captured during the Revolutionary War.
Benjamin and Ruth Bentley had these children: Mercy who married Constant Vaughn (my ancestor); Gardiner Bentley; Hannah, who m. John Eighforth; Ruth m. Jonathan Vaughan; Mary m. John Briggs.
I am trying to track these children of Benjamin and Ruth Gardiner Fowler Bentley.