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Giles M Berry
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1896
North Andover
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1935
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

GILES M. BERRY
(I believe from family naming history that his middle name was Miner after his mother's surname)

Giles (b.14 Mar 1896) North Andover, Essex Co. Massachusetts. was the 1st of 3 children of Hereford Berry and Minnie J. Frances Miner.
Giles was named for his maternal Grandmother Lydia Giles Tucker's family of Gloucester, MA

His sibling were Hereford Berry Jr. b. 1899, NY and Frances Miner Berry b.1908 Long Beach, Los Angeles Co., California.

Giles married in 1928, to Geraldine Louise Larson b. 1909 Cheyenne, Laramie Co. Wyoming
They had two children, Barbara Jean Berry and Gerald Giles Berry both in Los Angeles Co. CA

His death occurred (16 Jun 1935) as a result of an auto accident caused by a drunk driver on Figuroa and 59th place, in Los Angeles.
His final resting place is totally unknown. There are stories that he was cremated and ashes were scattered at sea. Unfortunately, I have not found evidence YET, to support this.

His wife, Geraldine, remarried and had three additional children.

Giles mother: Minnie J. Frances Miner (abt.1870 P.Q. Canada -1946 Long Beach, CA)is a direct descendant of Thomas Minor b. 1608 Chew Magna, Somerset Co., England
d.1690 Stonington, CT

Giles father: Hereford Berry (1871 Gloucester, MA -1946 Long Beach, CA) graduated MIT, is a direct descendant of Taidge O'Barry aka Thaddeus Barry (b. abt.1639 Ireland-d.1718 Rumney Marsh/Chelsea, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA



I have documentation if you are also a descendant.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hereford Berry (1871 - 1946)
  Minnie J. Frances Miner Berry (1871 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Geraldine Louise Larson Berry, Neff (1909 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Barbara Jean Berry MacDonald (1930 - 2009)*
  Gerald Giles Berry (1932 - 2010)*
  Gerald Giles Berry (1932 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Giles M Berry (1896 - 1935)
  Hereford Berry (1899 - 1979)*
  Frances Miner Berry Brunner (1908 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Ashes in Catalina Channel
 
Maintained by: K Berry (KBC)
Originally Created by: JGBC
Record added: Feb 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104475930
Giles M Berry
Added by: K Berry (KBC)
 
 
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- Daddys♥Girl
 Added: Nov. 4, 2013
CHEERS To my Grandfather. I've traced our surname(Berry) back to my 9th Great Grandfather(O'Barry) and other of our lines back even further. Your short life will forever live on because of your son's wife, your grand daughter and great grandson. Three gen...(Read more)
- K Berry (KBC)
 Added: Apr. 15, 2013
Cheers! To my great grandfather, wish you could have lived long enough to raise my grandfather and meet my mother. RIP
- JGBC
 Added: Feb. 1, 2013
 
 
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