September 23, 1845, Preston, Connecticut.

March 21, 1926, at the Presser Home for Retired Music Teachers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Ivy Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Bentley was the son of William H. Bentley & Adelia Brown. His works include:

  1. Bhutan
  2. Bless Us Children Now
  3. Go Work, for the Harvest Is Near
  4. Hilo
  5. I Am Saved by His Blood
  6. If I Come to Jesus
  7. Our Glad Voices Raise
  8. Resting in Jesus
  9. Sweetly Resting
  10. Whosoever Believeth