Robert Townley Mann Sr.1

M, #1633, b. 2 August 1924, d. 10 August 2008
2nd cousin of Joseph Wayne Peery
Descendants of William Peery
Descendants of Isaac Simpson Hayes
Robert Townley Mann, Sr.
Husband of Charlene Elizabeth Wellhausen
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     Robert Townley Mann Sr. was born on 2 August 1924 at Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas.2,3 He was the son of Marvin Watts Mann Sr. and Anna Scales Peery.1 He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Coast Guard.2 He was employed by Sun Oil Company for more than 23 years.2 He was employed as a minister of the Church of Christ in Texas, Louisiana, and New Mexico.2 He was "a Godly gentleman who loved his God first, his family second and then his country. Bible study was his happiness and he pursued it with great fervor until his eyesight was weakened by age."2 He died on 10 August 2008 at Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg (city), Virginia, at age 84 years and 8 days.2 He was buried on 14 August 2008 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas.2,4

Children of Robert Townley Mann Sr. and Charlene Elizabeth Wellhausen

  • Robert Townley Mann Jr.3,2
  • Sarah Elizabeth Mann2
  • Paul Edward Mann2


  1. [S25] Mann/Wellhausen Family, online
  2. [S709] The Beaumont Enterprise, Obituary, Robert Townley Mann, Sr., (13 Aug 2008).
  3. [S314] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, online
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 106808579.