Alfred Gibson Perry

16 February 1888–18 January 1948 (Age 59)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

The Life of Alfred Gibson

When Alfred Gibson Perry was born on 16 February 1888, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, his father, Paul Joseph Perry, was 44 and his mother, Emma Jane Reed, was 41. He married Evelyn Budd on 11 August 1913, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He died on 18 January 1948, in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Brooklyn Heights Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Alfred Gibson Perry
Evelyn Budd
Marriage: 11 August 1913

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11 August 1913
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · The Arcade

Age 2

The Arcade is a cross between a lighted court and a shopping street and was modeled after the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan, Italy. It was built by the Detroit Bridge Co. and it’s one of the few remaining arcades of its kind in the United States. The structure comprises of two nine-story towers with a skylight and was completely financed by John D. Rockefeller, Marcus Hanna, Charles F. Brush and several other wealthy Clevelanders. In 2001, the Hyatt corporation redeveloped the Arcade into Cleveland's first Hyatt Regency hotel but with the two lower floors of the atrium area remain open to the public with retail merchants and a food court. 

Age 16

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Herry ‘son of Herry’, a variant of Harry ( see Harris ).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pear tree, Middle English per(r)ie (Old English pyrige, a derivative of pere ‘pear’). This surname and a number of variants have been established in Ireland since the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred Perry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alfred Perry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert G Perry in household of Fred D Groff, "United States Census, 1920"

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