Gaye family

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The Gaye family is a family most notable for their relation to Motown music artist Marvin Gaye. Along with Marvin, many of the family members have also made contributions within the music industry, theatre and film. Aside from him, the most notable relatives include Gaye's father Marvin Gay, Sr., his mother Alberta, brother Frankie, sister Zeola, brother-in-law Gordon Banks, son Marvin III (adopted by his first wife Anna from her niece Denise Gordy), and daughter Nona.

Family[edit]

  • 1 George Gay (1891 – 1971)
    • + Mamie Gay (1891 – 1981)
      • 2 Marvin Pentz Gay I (1 Oct 1914 – 10 Oct 1998)
        • + Alberta Cooper (1 Jan 1913 – 9 May 1987)
          • 3 Jeanne Gay (1937 – )
          • 3 Marvin Pentz Gaye II (2 Apr 1939 – 1 Apr 1984)
            • + Anna Ruby Gordy (28 Jan 1922 – 31 Jan 2014)
            • + Denise Gordy (11 Nov 1949 – )
              • 4 Marvin Pentz Gaye III (17 Nov 1966 – )
                • + Jenny-Joi Fennimore
                  • 5 Marvin Pentz Gaye IV (1 Apr 1995 – )
                • + Deanna Holley
                  • 5 Dylan Gaye (May 2000 – )
            • + Janis Hunter (1 Jan 1956 – )
              • 4 Nona Marvisa Gaye (4 Sep 1974 – )
                • + Justin Martinez
                  • 5 Nolan Pentz Martinez (Jun 1997 – )
              • 4 Francis "Frankie" Christian Gaye (16 Nov 1975 – )
          • 3 Frances "Frankie" Gaye (15 Nov 1941 – 30 Dec 2001)
            • + Judy
              • 4 Christy Gaye (1974 – )
              • 4 Denise Gaye (1976 – )
            • + Irene Duncan
              • 4 April Gaye (1983 – )
              • 4 Frankie Gaye, Jr. (1992 – )
              • 4 Fiona Gaye (1993 – )
          • 3 Zeola "Sweetsie" Gaye (1945 – )