Joseph Clark Pernet

Male18 May 1882–13 November 1967

Brief Life History of Joseph Clark

When Joseph Clark Pernet was born on 18 May 1882, in Odell, Livingston, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Pernet, was 51 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Wiles, was 31. He married Blanche Isabel Gutel on 30 August 1904, in Livingston, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Long Beach Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 13 November 1967, in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Joseph Clark Pernet
Blanche Isabel Gutel
Marriage: 30 August 1904
Harriet Elizabeth Pernet
Helen Isabel Pernet
Blanche Lorraine Pernet

Sources (23)

  • Joseph C Pernet, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Clarke Perdut, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Josepth Clark Pernet in entry for Lyle Allen Brown, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 August 1904Livingston, Illinois, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1885 · The First Skyscraper

    Age 3

    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.


    Age 4

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 24

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    (2010: NA)

    German: derivative of Middle High German gern ‘to desire’, a component of various ancient Germanic personal names such as Gernhard. Alternatively, a variant of Gernot .

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

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