William Eugene Berry NC

William Eugene Berry, was the son of Wiley P. Berry Sr


  1. Generation: Robert and Mary Williamson Berry, Princess Anne County Virginia
  2. Generation  Robert and Elizabeth Cate Berry, Orange County, North Carolina.
  3. Generation  William and Hannah Cate Berry, Orange County, North Carolina.
  4. Generation  Thomas Person and Sarah Lunsford Berry,Orange County, North Carolina.
  5. Generation  John Robert and Elizabeth Bowling Berry, Orange County, North Carolina.
  6. Generation  Wiley P and Ida Ann Wilson Berry, Orange County, North Carolina.

WILLIAM EUGENE BERRY was born on September 1st 1896 and died on September 30th 1984. He married Pattie Alma McAdams on June 6th 1924. Alma as she was known by the family was born November 17th 1899 and died April 16th 1993. Gene Berry spent time in the Army during World War One. His picture in uniform is on the left This picture was probably taken around Christmas 1918

After Gene and Alma were married on 06 Jun 1921 they moved to Mebane, Alamance County, NC. They lived there all the rest of their lives. Gene was a contractor and did some commercial building and repairs as well as individual homes, He also was partners in a Bar B. Q. business for a while.

g&a_aniversary640The picture shown here was taken on William Eugene and Pattie Alma McAdams Berry’s  50th Wedding  Anniversary celebration in 1971.

William Eugene Berry was born on 01 Sept. 1896 in Orange County N.C. and died on the 30th of  Sept, 1984 in Alamance County N. C.

Pattie Alma McAdams was born on 17 Nov 1899 in Orange County N.C. and died on the 16th of  April 1993 in Alamance County N. C.

On the left is a picture of William Eugene Berry siting on his father’s knee. His parents in this picture are Wiley P. Berry and Ida Ann Wilson Berry.This picture was taken in 1896 or early in 1897. Gene Berry was born on September 1 1896.

William Eugene Berry was the oldest child of Wiley P. and Ida Wilson Berry. He was one of 8 children in this family.



Gene & Alma’s CHILDREN :

  • LIVING DAUGHTER  b. June 09  1924
  • Thomas Eugene Berry b May 3rd 1928 d. July 1st 2011

Created January 17, 2008

Updated February 12, 2015 & October 17 2015


“ Gene and Alma Berry lived most of their lives in Alamance County North Carolina”

  • Eugene Berry listed with his family in Orange County NC in 1930