CFHS code : AG303

Parish : St Andrew the Great

Inscription : GEORGE GENTRY d March 18th 1906 EMILY ANN GENTRY d July 7th 1932

Monument : Kerb stones/Flowerholder

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.203057, 0.13648303 – click here for location

Gentry grave
Gentry grave set

Monument

Located two rows west of the west path just north of the east/west path. This photo was taken after the area was cleared in 2014 and is unlikely to be accessible now.

Inscription

GEORGE GENTRY d March 18th 1906

EMILY ANN GENTRY d July 7th 1932

“Re-united”

George Gentry (d 1906)

George was born in Essex. He was a joiner by trade but by the time of his death at the age of 81 he was described as a builder.

Emily Ann Gentry (d 1932)

Emily was born in Bocking, Essex.  The couple had at least ten children. Herbert P (1868), Charles H (1871), Inez E (1873), Joy E (1874), Basil (1875), Bertie (1877), Lillie E (1880), Topsy W (1881), Albert Victor (1883) and Ernest W (1886). The family lived on Sturton Street, Cambridge in 1891 and on Milford Street, Cambridge in 1901.

Their third child Inez Ellen is buried with her husband in the parish of All Saints.

Their son Albert Victor is buried close by in a Commonwealth War Grave . He was a WW1 casualty.

She was 89 when she died.

[If you have any information about this family, please contact us at Friendsofmillroadcemetery@gmail.com]

Sources:
CFHS Transcripts of parish and census records

by Mary Naylor

Emily Ann Gentry; George Gentry