When Allen Gentry was born about 1825, in Roane, Tennessee, United States, his father, Shadrack H. Gentry, was 33 and his mother, Rebecca Ballard, was 27. He married Lavenia about 1847, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Bibb, Alabama, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1862. He died on 2 July 1863, in Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 39.
English (Essex and Middlesex): nickname from Middle English, Old French genterie ‘nobility of birth or character’. Compare Gentle .