Louis Addison Dent

6 October 1863–11 March 1947 (Age 83)
Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Louis Addison

When Louis Addison Dent was born on 6 October 1863, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, Addison Isaac Dent, was 38 and his mother, Mary J. Suman, was 33. He married Catherine Estelle "Kate" Yost on 3 June 1884, in District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States for about 50 years and District of Columbia, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1887. He died on 11 March 1947, at the age of 83, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Edgewood, Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Addison Dent
1863–1947
Catherine Estelle "Kate" Yost
1864–1933
Marriage: 3 June 1884
Roy Albert Dent
1885–1945
Edna Eugenie Dent
1888–1967
Edward Addison Dent
1891–1973
Katharine Estelle Dent
1900–1981
Louis A Dent Jr.
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 June 1884
District of Columbia, United States
children

(5)

    Roy Albert Dent

    Male1885–1945Male

    Female1888–1967Female

    Edward Addison Dent

    Male1891–1973Male

    Katharine Estelle Dent

    Female1900–1981Female

    Louis A Dent Jr.

    Male1906–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Addison Isaac Dent

    Male1825–1889Male

    Mary J. Suman

    Female1830–1912Female

siblings

(5)

    Milton Clement Dent

    Male1852–1945Male

    William Walter Dent

    Male1852–1924Male

    Female1857–1943Female

    Eugenie Dent

    Female1861–1930Female

    Male1863–1947Male

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Assassination Plot

Age 2

On April 14,1865, an assassination plot takes place. The first shot is President Lincoln by John Wilkes Booth while at Ford's Theater. The second is the secretary of State William H. Seward who is stabbed multiple times. The final is suppose to be the vice president Andrew Johnson but the would be assassin got cold feet.
1886

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from places in Cumbria and West Yorkshire named Dent, possibly from a British hill name cognate with Old Irish dinn, dind ‘hill’.2 English and French: nickname from Old French dent ‘tooth’ (Latin dens, genitive dentis), bestowed on someone with some deficiency or peculiarity of the teeth, or of a gluttonous or avaricious nature.

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

Sources (3)

  • Louis A Dent, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Louis A Dent, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis A Dent, "United States Census, 1920"

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