Joe Jackson Berry

23 October 1933–17 April 1995 (Age 61)
Columbus, Cherokee, Kansas, United States

The Life of Joe Jackson

When Joe Jackson Berry was born on 23 October 1933, in Columbus, Cherokee, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Donald Berry, was 26 and his mother, Lela Josephine Beasley, was 27. He died on 17 April 1995, at the age of 61.

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Charles Donald Berry
1907–1973
Lela Josephine Beasley
1906–1982
Joe Jackson Berry
1933–1995

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1938 · Electrification of Rural Kansas

Age 5

Power was supplied to rural Kansas, which had been hit hard by the depression, in March 1938. Many farmers could not afford the $5 hookups for electricity. As a result, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Rural Electrification Act which provided loans to farmers who wanted electricity. Brown County became the first to receive service.
1950

Age 17

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

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

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  • Joe J Berry in household of Charles D Berry, "United States Census, 1940"

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