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The Gentry Family

Dates: 1519 England to 1815 South Carolina

1. John Gentry m. Agnes
2. Simon Gentry m. Alice Finch
3. Samuel Gentry m. Elizabeth Wade
4. Samuel Gentry m. Margaret Draper
5. Nicolas Gentry m. Lucy Cornelius
6. Samuel B. Gentry m. Ann Allen
7. David Gentry m. Sarah Brooks
8. Allen "Cain" Gentry m. Lydia Youngblood
9. Jonathan Gentry m. Elizabeth "Betsy" Moody
10. Mitty Gentry m. Solomon Skelton
11. Elizabeth Ann Selena Skelton m. John B. Hale
12. Martha Melissa Hale m. John Coleman Couch
13. Matilda E. Couch m. Joseph H. Stephens
14. Robert Edward Stephens m. Louella Phillips
15. Mary Lou Stephens m. 1. Charley Tucker; 2. Dalton L. Chastain

Jonathan GENTRY
Birth: 1767
Death: 1840 in Anderson Co, SC USA
Sex: M
Father: Allen Cain GENTRY b. 1740 in Lunneberry Co., NC USA
Mother: Lydia YOUNGBLOOD b. 1740 in South Carolina, USA

Changed: 27 Dec 2000

Spouses & Children:

Elizabeth Betsy MOODY (Wife) b. 1770 in South Carolina, USA

Children:
1. Nancy GENTRY b. in South Carolina, USA
2. Winifred GENTRY b. 1791/1794 in Hamilton Dist. SC USA
3. Moody GENTRY b. 1793 in South Carolina, USA
4. David GENTRY b. 1795 in South Carolina, USA
5. Zachariah GENTRY b. 9 Dec 1799 in South Carolina, USA
6. Stacy GENTRY b. 1801 in South Carolina, USA
7. William GENTRY b. 1805 in South Carolina, USA
8. Martha Patsy GENTRY b. 1 Nov 1799 in South Carolina, USA
9. John GENTRY b. 1809 in South Carolina, USA
10. Mary GENTRY b. 1810 in South Carolina, USA
11. Elizabeth Ellen GENTRY b. 1812 in South Carolina, USA
12. Mitty GENTRY b. 1815 in South Carolina, USA

Mitty GENTRY
Birth: b. 1815 in South Carolina, USA
Death:
Sex:F
Father:Jonathan GENTRY b. 1767
Mother:Elizabeth Betsy MOODY b. 1770 in South Carolina, USA


Spouses & Children:

Solomon SKELTON (Husband) b. About 1793 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
d. 11 Feb 1866 in Saline County, Illinois;
Burial: Wesley Chapel, Saline County, Illinois ;
Father: William Skelton
Mother: Mary "Polly" Clark;
Grandfather: Thomas Skelton b. Before 1755 in Virginia?

Children:

1. Elizabeth Ann Selena SKELTON b. 4 Mar 1814 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
2. Barnabas Gentrry SKELTON b. 21 Dec 1815 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
3. Martha SKELTON b. 8 Aug 1817 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
4. Zilpha SKELTON b. 30 Mar 1819 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
5. Mary Ann SKELTON b. 12 Jan 1821 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
6. Stacy Elizabeth Emaline SKELTON b. 30 Dec 1822 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
7. Issa Etta J. M. SKELTON b. 9 Dec 1824 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
8. William John SKELTON b. 5 Mar 1827 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
9. Harrison Earl SKELTON b. 16 May 1829 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
10. Sarah Whitner SKELTON b. 13 Feb 1831 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
11. Susan SKELTON b. 12 Jun 1833 in Gallatin County, Illinois
12. Nancy SKELTON b. 15 Sep 1835 in Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois
13. Charles G. R. SKELTON b. 12 Nov 1837 in Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois
14. Baby E. SKELTON b. 5 Nov 1839 in Gallatin County, Illinois

Elizabeth Ann Selena SKELTON
Birth: 4 Mar 1814 in Pendleton District, South Carolina
Death:12 Apr 1893 in Athens, Clarke County, Georgia
Sex: F
Father: Solomon Skelton
Birth: Abt 1793 in Pendleton District, South Carolina;
Death: 11 Feb 1866 in Saline County, Illinois
Burial: Wesley Chapel, Saline County, Illinois
Mother: Mitty Gentry


Spouse & Children:


Spouse: John B. Hale
Birth: About 1813 in Anderson County, South Carolina
Death: About 1854 in South Carolina
Sex: M
Father:
Mother:

Children:
1. Mitta Hale b. About 1833
2. Molly Hale b. 25 Sep 1834
3. Martha Melissa Hale b. 25 Sep 1836 in Salina County, Illinois
4. Emeline Hale b. 9 Dec 1838 in Anderson County, South Carolina
5. Margaret E. Hale b. 31 Jan 1841 in South Carolina
6. Louise Ellen Hale b. 8 Feb 1843 in South Carolina
7. Sarah Emeline Hale b. 31 Jan 1845 in South Carolina
8. William John Hale b. 17 Dec 1846 in Andersonville District, SC. Near Newberry Church
9. Sarepta C. Hale b. 3 Feb 1849

Martha Melissa Hale
Birth: 25 SEP 1836 in Illinois or 19 SEP 1836 in Salina Co., Illinois
Death: 24 JAN 1917 in Columbia, South Carolina
Sex: F
Burial: Cord Mill Cemetery, Athens, Clarke, Ga.
Married: 1 NOV 1857 in Illinois


Spouse & Children:


Spouse:
Name: John Coleman Couch
Birth:9 MAY 1836 in Gwinnett Co., Ga.
Death:22 NOV 1909 in Athens, Clarke Co. Ga
Burial: Cord Mill Cemetery, Athens, Clarke, Ga.
Military Service: BET. 1861 - 1865 Co B, 55th Ga Inf. Confederate Army, POW to Camp Douglas, Illnoiis. Released at end of War.

Children:


1. Matilda E COUCH b: 1859
2. Mary Frances COUCH b: 1860
3. Richard C COUCH b: 1862
4. William Clarence COUCH b: 1866
5. John Piron COUCH b: 1869
6. Charlie Howard COUCH b: 1872
7. Margaret Emily COUCH b: 1874
8. Harriett Elizabeth COUCH b: 1877
9. Hiram COUCH b: BEF. 1878
10. Joseph Henry COUCH b: 3 MAY 1879 in Athens, Clarke Co. Ga.



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