Whent is a surname.
(obsolete) A course; a way, a path; a journey.
imp. & p. p. of Wend; - now obsolete except as the imperfect of go, with which it has no etymological connection. See Go.
‘To the church both be they went.’;
Course; way; path; journey; direction.
‘But here my weary team, nigh overspent,Shall breathe itself awhile after so long a went.’; ‘He knew the diverse went of mortal ways.’;