|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1843|
|Death: ||Jul. 15, 1921|
He was the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Gentry.
He enlisted in the Union Army at Camp Ward, Kentucky on October 2, 1861 as a Private in Company K, 21st Kentucky Infantry Regiment. He mustered out on December 9, 1865 at Victoria, Texas.
The husband of Martha Elizabeth (Simpson), they had ten children: Ermine E, 1863; Daniel P, 1864; William E, 1868; Leorah C, 1870; George L, 1874; Charles E, 1877; Mary F, 1880; Laura, 1882; Clarence T, 1887; and one unknown name.
In 1900, the census record shows they had 10 children, but only 7 were living. They were in White Oak, Adair County. The record also shows that he was a dry goods merchant.
Martha Elizabeth Simpson Gentry (1843 - 1908)*
Daniel Perryman Gentry (1866 - 1942)*
William Ed Gentry (1868 - 1929)*
Leorah C. Gentry (1870 - 1885)*
Charles Emmett Gentry (1877 - 1954)*
Laura Ellen Gentry Sullivan (1882 - 1910)*
Clarence Talton Gentry (1887 - 1971)*
Co. K 21st Inf of KY Vol
Note: The father of my Grandaunt Laura (Gentry) Sullivan.
Created by: J.Sullivan
Record added: Jul 21, 2008
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