Curtis Benjamin Perdue

17 May 1866–26 April 1941 (Age 74)
Augusta, Carroll, Ohio, United States

The Life of Curtis Benjamin

When Curtis Benjamin Perdue was born on 17 May 1866, in Augusta, Carroll, Ohio, United States, his father, George Homer Perdue, was 34 and his mother, Lydia Ann Norris, was 30. He married Margaret Ballentine on 15 August 1888, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Augusta, Augusta Township, Carroll, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Unity, Columbiana, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 26 April 1941, in East Palestine, Columbiana, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Glenview Cemetery, East Palestine, Columbiana, Ohio, United States.

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Curtis Benjamin Perdue
Nancy Viola Meek
Marriage: 6 August 1892
Donald Curtis Perdue
Lydia Ann Perdue
Edward Johnson Perdue
Gladys Hester Perdue

Spouse and Children

6 August 1892
Lisbon, Columbiana, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Age 20

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: from Old French par Dieu ‘by God’, which was adopted in Middle English in a variety of more or less heavily altered forms. The surname represents a nickname from a favorite oath. According to MacLysaght, the surname in Ireland belonged to a French Protestant family who settled in County Cork.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Curtis Perdue in household of Lydia Perdue, "United States Census, 1870"
  • C B Perdue, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Curtis Perdue, "United States Census, 1910"

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