Pacific Coast Architecture Database (PCAD)


Gentry, Lawrence

ID: 3939
Full Name: Lawrence Wayne Gentry
Occupation: Architect
Gender: M
Birth Date: 04/24/1909
Death Date: 03/09/2001
Family: Spouse: He married in 1935.
Children: When surveyed in 1955, Gentry indicated that he had had two children.
Relocation: Gentry was born in Dallas, TX, attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, and worked for the firm of Marston and Maybury in Pasadena, CA, until 1935. He headed north to Del Monte, CA, working there two years, and then settling in Carmel, CA. He moved to Los Altos, CA, in 1945, where he lived on Alta Vista Avenue. His last residence was in the 95123 zip code of San Jose, CA.
Biographical Information: Education: B.Arch., University of Southern California, 1927-1932;
Work History: Office Boy and Junior Draftsman, Marston and Maybury, AIA, Pasadena, CA, 1932-1935; Draftsman, Robert Stanton, AIA, Del Monte, CA, 1935-1939; Principal, Lawrence W. Gentry, Architect, Carmel, CA, 1939-1941; Principal, Lawrence W. Gentry, Architect, Los Altos, CA, 1945-19??;
Countries: United States
Locations: Architect's Birth:
Dallas, TX
Architect's Death:
San Jose, CA