Jesse Earl Salley Sr.

Male26 November 1907–4 October 1972

Brief Life History of Jesse Earl

When Jesse Earl Salley Sr. was born on 26 November 1907, in Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States, his father, Jesse Eastman Salley, was 25 and his mother, Iva Emma Spurrier, was 23. He married Lena Margaret Roberts in 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in San Fernando Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 1 years. He died on 4 October 1972, in San Fernando, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Chatsworth, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Earl Salley Sr.
Mary Harris
Marriage: 26 July 1942
Joy Estelle Salley

Sources (16)

  • Jessie E Salley, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Jesse E Salley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Jesse Earl Salley, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 July 1942Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 1

    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.


    Age 5

    New Mexico is the 47th state.


    Age 20

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Swiss German Sahli .

    Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Soilligh ‘son of Soilleach’, a personal name possibly based on soilghe ‘ease, agreeableness’.

    French (northern, mainly Manche): unexplained. Compare Saley .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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