"Marmaduke Evans Dent and Madel Travis" Dent family story
He was a page in the U.S House of Representatives
He worked for the Rail Road as a Rail Road Police Officer
He later went into the insurance business
He lived in Washington DC in 1929 moved to California.
Marmaduke married Mabel Travis on Jul 13 1892 in Preston County West Virginia. Mabel was born on Sep 22 1869 in Culpeper County Virginia. She died on Dec 25 1929 in California.
They had the following children:
i. Marmaduke Dent was born on Sep 7 1893 in Washington DC.
He was gassed during WWI and never fully
recovered after the war he movedto California
were he became a cameraman for a movie studio
ii. Aldine Dent was born on Jul 30 1895 in Washington DC. She died on Jul 16 1981 in Arizona.
Aldine married Ernest Mudd on Jun 13 1913 in Baltimore,Maryland.
iii. William Travis Dent was born on May 25 1897 in Washington DC. He died on Jan 5 1946 in Washington DC.
Served in the U.S Navy aboard the ship "USS New
Hampshire" during WWI.
He was very active in President Franklin
Roosevelts last campaign hetraveled arcoss the
country giving speeches on behalf of
PresidentFranklin Roosevelt he was a very active
member of the democratic party
William married Teresa Catherine Hipkins in 1922 in Washington DC. Teresa was born on Jun 8 1905 in Washington DC. She died on Mar 9 1975 in Arlington Virginia.