Birth Name: Charles Edward Anderson Berry
Date of Birth: October 18, 1926
Place of Birth: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Date of Death: March 18, 2017
Place of Death: St. Charles, Missouri, U.S.
Chuck Berry was an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He was one of the founders of rock and roll music.
Chuck was the son of Martha Bell (Banks) and Henry William Berry. He was married to Themetta Suggs, with whom he had four children.
Chuck’s paternal grandparents were William Berry and Lucinda Johnson (the daughter of John Johnson and Cecilia Irving Wolfolk).
Chuck’s maternal grandparents were Charles Henry Banks (the son of Moses Banks and Susan Tanner) and Lula Thomas.
Source: Genealogy of Chuck Berry – https://www.geni.com
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