Submitted by Brenda
Tyree P. Dennis was born in TN about 1846 and died 9 April 1895 in Sumner Co., TN. He married Martha Compton 25 Dec 1866 in Sumner Co., TN. Martha was born Aug 1845 and died 22 Feb 1901 in Sumner Co., TN. Tyree P. Dennis was employed as Superintendent of the Sumner County Poor House from 1884 until his death in 1895.
Children of Tyree and Martha were:
Mattie Ann Dennis b. 2 Nov 1867 d. 29 Nov 1897 m. John Henry Roberts
Mary Elizabeth Dennis b. 14 July 1870 d. 9 Feb 1944 m. Lidge Scott
Willie Tennessee Dennis b. 19 July 1873 d. 1 April 1918 m. Robert C. Downs