Selah J Gentry

1884–1887 (Age 2)
Trail Creek Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Selah J

When Selah J Gentry was born on 9 December 1884, in Trail Creek Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States, her father, Phillip Gentry, was 41 and her mother, Mary Jane Etherton, was 41. She died on 9 February 1887, at the age of 2, and was buried in Cainsville, Harrison, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Phillip Gentry
1843–1914
Mary Jane Etherton
1843–1892
Elizabeth Gentry
1865–1954
Sarah C Gentry
1867–
Alonzo "Lonzo" Gentry
1870–1947
Jennettie Gentry
1872–1902
Huldah Gentry
1877–1904
Amos E Gentry
1878–1913
William Wilson Gentry
1879–1947
Blythe Gentry
1881–1969
Selah J Gentry
1884–1887

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World Events (2)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Name Meaning

English: nickname, sometimes perhaps ironic, from Middle English, Old French genterie ‘nobility of birth or character’. Compare Gentle .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Gentry, "Missouri Births and Christenings, 1827-1935"
  • Selah J Gentry, "Find A Grave Index"

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