When John Danford Wentworth was born on 4 September 1809, in Hope, Knox, Maine, United States, his father, Lemuel Wentworth, was 55 and his mother, Susannah Whittemore, was 45. He married Ann Newbert on 8 April 1832, in Waldoboro, Lincoln, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1891, at the age of 82, and was buried in Green Wood Cemetery, Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States.
habitational name from Wentworth in Yorkshire. The placename probably derives from the Old English personal name Wintra + Old English worth ‘enclosure’.
habitational name from Wentworth in Cambridgeshire, which has the same etymology as the placename in 1 above.