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Henry Frank FOUNTAIN, Sr.

Male 1899 -


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  • Name Henry Frank FOUNTAIN 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 29 Dec 1899  North Biloxi (now D'Iberville), Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation boat builder 
    Notes 
    • Built the boats for the children’s boat ride at the old Biloxi amusement park and the glass-bottom boats at Silver Springs, Florida.
    Person ID I1594  MyFamilyInfo
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2010 

    Father Martin FOUNTAIN,   b. 18 Oct 1856,   d. 20 Sep 1938  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Mary "Elizabeth" LADNER,   b. 13 Jul 1862,   d. 14 Feb 1932  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 19 May 1879 
    Family ID F1108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucretia Ann THENSTED,   b. New Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 30 Mar 1921 
    Children 
     1. Stanton FOUNTAIN
    +2. Jean FOUNTAIN
    +3. Geraldine FOUNTAIN
     4. Henry F. FOUNTAIN, Jr.,   b. Abt 1925, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 2011  (Age ~ 86 years)
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F1105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    Oral history with Geraldine Blessey
    Oral history with Geraldine Blessey
    Transcription of an oral history by the Center for Oral History and Cultural Heritage of The University of Southern Mississippi. Gerry Blessey discusses her family and growing up in Biloxi, Mississippi.

    Videos Home movies, Gutierrez/Foretich and Fallo/Slay families, 1960
    Total length: 5:38

    Home movies taken in the latter part of 1960, in three sections:

    (1) Various members of the Gutierrez and Fallo/Slay families visit the Gautier, Mississippi fishing camp of Lee and Katherine Gutierrez. Also seen is family friend Henry Swann. [I think that might be Ziggy driving the boat at the end of this section--is that right?. Who is the man next to him? It doesn't look like Paw-Paw Lee (Gutierrez, Sr.).]

    (2) Christmas 1960 at the home of Henry and Melba Fay Gutierrez on Seal Avenue in Biloxi. In addition to relatives, family neighbors LIta Frey and Chris Sehon are seen.

    (3) Henry and Melba Gutierrez at the amusement park on the beach in Biloxi with daughters Paige, Sybil and Roxann. The boats seen were built by Henry F. Fountain, Sr. (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)