Margaret Clara Gentry

26 April 1924–19 February 1983 (Age 58)
Hot Springs, Garland, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Clara

When Margaret Clara Gentry was born on 26 April 1924, in Hot Springs, Garland, Arkansas, United States, her father, George Vander Gentry, was 22 and her mother, Bessie Louise Fritts, was 21. She married Alfred Howard Ebberts on 1 September 1942. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Hot Springs Township, Garland, Arkansas, United States in 1940. She died on 19 February 1983, in Bend, Deschutes, Oregon, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Pendleton, Umatilla, Oregon, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Margaret Clara? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Alfred Howard Ebberts
1921–2000
Margaret Clara Gentry
1924–1983
Marriage: 1 September 1942
James Vander Ebberts
1944–1992

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 September 1942
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1927
    Age 3
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
    1929
    Age 5
    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
    1941
    Age 17
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (Essex and Middlesex): nickname from Middle English, Old French genterie ‘nobility of birth or character’. Compare Gentle .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Gentle

    Sources (10)

    • C Margrette Gentry in household of Clara Fritts, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Margaret Gentry in entry for Duane Allen Erickson, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Marriage Records, 1906-1968"
    • Margaret Brothers, "United States Social Security Death Index"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.