Drury Monroe Senter

Drury Monroe Senter[1]

Male 1844 - 1922  (77 years)

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  • Name Drury Monroe Senter 
    Nickname Dewey Monroe, Denny 
    Born 15 Oct 1844  Mouth of Wilson, Grayson County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 May 1922  Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Military Service, 1861: "When but sixteen years old Mr. Senter enlisted in the Union Army at the outbreak of the Civil War and served for some time as a drummer until sent home because of his youth."

      Per Aunt Lydia Bell, Uncle Monroe Senter lived in Reelsville, IN.
    Person ID I1294  Complete
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2010 

    Father James Harvey Senter,   b. 31 Dec 1820, St. Clair's Bottom, Grayson County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1900, Bowling Green, Clay, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mariah M. Baker,   b. 23 Jul 1823, Mouth of Wilson, Grayson County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt. 1910, Bowling Green, Clay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1839  Probably Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary D Brotherton,   b. Abt 1844 
    Married 20 Dec 1868  Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941: Denny [sic] M. Senter & Mary D. Brotherton, 20 Dec 1868, Putnam, IN."
    Children 
     1. Walter Taillebois,   b. 1391, Kyme, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1444, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +2. Walter Senter,   b. Abt. 1869,   d. 6 Sep 1938  (Age ~ 69 years)
    +3. Eva I. Senter,   b. Mar 1872, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1909, St. Vincent's Hospital, Indianapolis, Marion, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years)
    +4. George Frank Senter,   b. 6 Apr 1885, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1964, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F88  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Fay Evans,   b. May 1862, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1925, Reelsville, Putnam, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 4 Jul 1891  Putnam, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Indiana Marriage Collections, 1800-1941: "Monroe Senter & Sarah F. Evans, 4 Jul 1891, Putnam, IN."
    Notes 
    • U.S. Census Washington, Putnam, IN 1900: "Monroe Senter, age 55 b. Oct 1844 Virginia parents b. Virginia, farmer, m. 1891 wife Sarah F. [sic], age 38 b. May 1862 Indiana, parents b. Kentucky; two children b. Indiana: George F. age 15 b. Apr. 1885, Fay age 6 b. Dec 1893."

      U.S. Census Washington, Putnam, IN 1910: "Monroe Senter, age 64 b. Abt. 1846 Virginia parents b. Virginia, farmer, wife Sarah F. [sic], age 53 b. Abt. 1857 Indiana, parents b. Kentucky; son Melvin F., age 15 b. Abt. 1895 Indiana."

      U.S. Census Washington, Putnam, IN 1920: "Monroe Senter, age 75 b. 1845 Virginia parents b. Virginia, farmer, wife Sarah F. [sic], age 62 b. Abt. 1858 Indiana, parents b. Tennessee [sic]; son Melvin F., age 23 b. Abt. 1897 Indiana, not employed [sic]."
    Children 
     1. Melvin Fay Senter,   b. Dec 1893, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1921, Reelsville, Putnam, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years)
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F18041787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Oct 1844 - Mouth of Wilson, Grayson County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Dec 1868 - Putnam, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jul 1891 - Putnam, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 May 1922 - Putnam, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Drury (Dewey) Monroe Senter (1844-1922), Obituary
    Drury (Dewey) Monroe Senter (1844-1922), Obituary

    Terre Haute Tribune, Wednesday, 24 May 1922, p. 2

    Received from Paul E. Williams.
    Drury Monroe Senter (1844-1922), Obituary
    Drury Monroe Senter (1844-1922), Obituary

    Brazil Daily Times, 23 May 1922 p. 1

    Received from Paul E. Williams.
    Drury Monroe Senter (1844-1922), Obituary
    Drury Monroe Senter (1844-1922), Obituary

    Greencastle, IN Graphic Banner, Tuesday, 23 May 1922

    Received from Paul E. Williams.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-2142191354] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.