Dewey Edward Gentry

Brief Life History of Dewey Edward

When Dewey Edward Gentry was born on 27 March 1930, in Caldwell, North Carolina, United States, his father, Ted Robert Gentry, was 27 and his mother, Alice Leara Parker, was 23. He lived in Patterson, Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States in 1950. He died on 7 January 2009, in Lenoir, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Blue Ridge Memorial Park, Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States.

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Ted Robert Gentry
Alice Leara Parker
Dewey Edward Gentry
Douglas Ray Gentry
Betty Sue Gentry
Sherrill Spencer Gentry

Sources (7)

  • Deney E Gentry, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Ed Gentry, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Dewey Edward Gentry, "Find A Grave Index"

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1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

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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.

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