John Pearl Truman

Brief Life History of John Pearl

When John Pearl Truman was born on 25 February 1883, in Coon Rapids, Carroll, Iowa, United States, his father, Thomas Tedrow Truman, was 34 and his mother, Josephine Alvorca Lutkiewicz, was 25. He married Margaret Lillie Gilmer on 16 November 1904, in Butte, Boyd, Nebraska, United States. He lived in Buffalo, Harding, South Dakota, United States in 1930 and Deadwood, Lawrence, South Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 29 September 1971, in Belle Fourche, Butte, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Belle Fourche, Butte, South Dakota, United States.

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John Pearl Truman
Helen Zoe Mason
Marriage: 13 August 1913
John Maurice Truman
Thomas Grant Truman
Laurene Addie Truman
Leah Zoe Truman

Sources (24)

  • John P Truman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John T Truman, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • John Pearl Truman, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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Historical Boundaries: 1891: Boyd, Nebraska, United States

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Trueman .

Jewish (from Latvia): habitational name for someone from a Latvian village, the Russian name of which is Trumany.

Possibly an Americanized form of German Trumann, a variant of Trautmann .

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

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