Gerard Baldwin Persse

11 July 1891–
,Southampton,Hampshire,England

The Life of Gerard Baldwin

When Gerard Baldwin Persse was born on 11 July 1891, his father, Edward Persse, was 53 and his mother, Margaret Clerke, was 42. He lived in Portswood, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

Edward Persse
1838–1929
Margaret Clerke
1849–1932
Dudley Peyton Persse
1869–
Alexander Annesley Persse
1871–
Ethel Frances Persse
1873–1966
George Standish Persse
1877–
Marion Persse
1878–
Richard Persse
1879–
Edward Aubrey Persse
1881–
Thomas Beverley Persse
1884–
Henry Wilfred Persse
1885–1918
Gertrude Persse
1887–
Gerard Baldwin Persse
1891–

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Persse

    Male1838–1929Male

    Margaret Clerke

    Female1849–1932Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1897

Age 6

Part of Zululand incorporated into British colony of Natal. King Solomon ka Dinizulu exiled.
1908

Age 17

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1922

Age 31

Communist Party of South Africa established (after 1953, the South African Communist Party).

Name Meaning

French (Pérusse): from Occitan perussa ‘wild pear tree’, hence a topographic name, or a habitational name from La Pérusse in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence.

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

Sources (3)

  • Gerard Baldwin Persse, "South Africa, Cape Province, Civil Deaths, 1895-1972"
  • Gerard Baldwin Persse, "South Africa, Cape Province, Probate Records of the Master of the High Court, 1834-1989"
  • Gerard B Persse in household of Edward Persse, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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