The Bentley family of Middleton, Nova Scotia, ca. 1926. Frederick E. Bentley (1867-1954) and his wife Mary E. Marshall (1873-1970) are in the back row at the left, his father and mother are in the back row at the right, Abram Stronach Bentley (1844-1932) and Annie Robbins (1839-1930) of Sheffield Mills. The younger of the two women in the middle of the back row is probably their daughter Florence (Bentley) Gullivan. The front row, from left to right, is Doris Bentley, a family friend, and Bernice Bentley.
Nana, also known as Annie Bernice (Bentley) Fisher, at her birthday party in Margaretsville, Nova Scotia, ca. 17 August 1985.
Nana's house, on the Main Street in Middleton, ca. 1985. She lived in this house from the 1930s to 1990.
Aunt Doris, alias Doris Leah (Bentley) Allan, treating her great-nephew Rob Fisher and great-niece Sheri Fisher to dinner at the Hunt Club in Ottawa, 14 June 2002, a few months before her death.
Several of the Bentleys gathered at my house after Aunt Doris's funeral, on 19 October 2002. In the back row from left to right are Rob Fisher, Fred Bentley Fisher, and Dave Fisher. In the front row from left to right are Mary Bentley, Ann (Bentley) Jones, Meryl (York) Fisher, and Sheri Fisher.