Richard Eugene Perry

3 February 1927–5 July 1995 (Age 68)
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Richard Eugene

When Richard Eugene Perry was born on 3 February 1927, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Peter Joseph Perry, was 26 and his mother, Mary Frances O'Leary, was 31. He died on 5 July 1995, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 68.

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Richard Eugene Perry
1927–1995
Joan Therese SYKES
1934–2015

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931

Age 4

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 18

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

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)

  • Richard Perry in household of Mary Perry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard E Perry in household of Peter J Perry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard Eugene Perry, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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