Ross Gamble Perry, a native of Nashville, Tennessee is the son of John Edward and Sally Granger Perry. He is married to Diane Hanretty Perry, and has two daughters: Kathryn Patterson Perry and Sarah Ross Perry

Mr. Perry was graduated from the University of Virginia, with a B.A. Economics. He retired in 2013 from a 40-year career in banking; the last 30 years with SunTrust Bank in Richmond, VA and Washington, DC. Upon retirement, Mr. Perry was Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Private Wealth Management Division.


  • Society of the Cincinnati (President General)
  • Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Connecticut
  • Chevalier de la Legion d'honneur
  • Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts
  • Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States
  • General Society Sons of the Revolution
  • National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution
  • General Society of Colonial Wars
  • General Society of the War of 1812
  • Order of the Founders and Patriots of America
  • General Society of Mayflower Descendants
  • Society of the Founders of Norwich, CT
  • Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick of Washington, DC
  • Society of the Descendants of the Founders of Hartford
  • Society of the Descendants of the Colonial Clergy
  • Jamestowne Society
  • Flagon & Trencher
  • Society of the Descendants of Washington’s Army at Valley Forge
  • Descendants of the Founders of New Jersey
  • Descendants of the Founders of Ancient Windsor
  • Society of the Descendants of the Founders of the New Haven Colony
  • Society of Middletown First Settlers Descendants
  • Clan Ross Association USA
  • Hereditary Order of Descendants of Colonial Governors
  • National Society of Americans of Royal Descent
  • Order of the First Families of Virginia

Listed In (Publications)

  • University of Virginia Lawn Resident Directory 1895-1995
  • Social Register 2013
  • The Social List of Washington, DC 2013


  • The Descendants of John Perry of Roxbury, MA 1999

Other Notes

Mr. Perry is a member of Christ Church Alexandria, Virginia, and a resident member of Cosmos Club. He served on the Lab School of Washington Board of Trustees from 1995-99 and the Virginia Opera Board of Directors from 1996-2008. Mr. Perry is a lifelong hunter and target shooter.