Rees Bowen Kendrick

24 October 1863–11 March 1954 (Age 90)
Doran, Tazewell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Rees Bowen

When Rees Bowen Kendrick was born on 24 October 1863, in Doran, Tazewell, Virginia, United States, his father, William Patrick Kendrick, was 33 and his mother, Mariah Tiffany Gillespie, was 32. He married Ida Lou Ella Eslinger on 12 November 1884. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Bogle Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States for about 50 years and Gentry, Gentry, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 11 March 1954, in Gentry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Gentry, Missouri, United States.

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Rees Bowen Kendrick
Ida Lou Ella Eslinger
Marriage: 12 November 1884
Bessie Jane Kendrick
Ethel M Kendrick
Wilmer R Kendrick

Spouse and Children


    Ida Lou Ella Eslinger


12 November 1884


    Bessie Jane Kendrick


    Ethel M Kendrick



Parents and Siblings

    William Patrick Kendrick


    Mariah Tiffany Gillespie




    James William Kendrick


    John Crocket Kendrick


    George E Kendrick


    Jennie Florence Kendrick


    Olivia Elizabeth Kendrick


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1864 · Arlington Cemetery

Age 1

Arlington Cemetery is a military cemetery. It was originally a plantation owned by George Washington Parke Custis. This is the location of Robert E. Lee, 16,000 Civil War soldiers, William Howard Taft, John, Jackie, Robert, and Edward Kennedy. The tomb of the unknown soldier is also located here it was dedicated on November 11, 1921. It contains the remains of those soldiers unknown from WWI, WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the Welsh personal name Cyn(w)rig, Cynfrig, of unexplained origin.2 Scottish: reduced form of McKendrick . See also McHenry .3 English: from the Middle English personal name Cenric, Kendrich, Old English Cynerīc, composed of the elements cyne ‘royal’ + rīc ‘power’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kendrich, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rees Kendrick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • R B Kendrick, "United States Census, 1930"

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