Mary Alice Perry

18 July 1908–2 May 1995 (Age 86)
Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States

The Life of Mary Alice

When Mary Alice Perry was born on 18 July 1908, in Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States, her father, Alfred Barnabas Perry, was 36 and her mother, Allie P Bear, was 27. She married Joseph Casimir Rock on 21 December 1930, in Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Wyandotte, Kansas, United States in 1920 and Wyandotte Township, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 2 May 1995, at the age of 86, and was buried in Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Casimir Rock
Mary Alice Perry
Marriage: 21 December 1930
Joseph Casimir Rock

Spouse and Children

21 December 1930
Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Barnabas Perry


    Allie P Bear




    Olive E Perry


    Margret V Perry


    Florance L Perry



    Frank J Perry


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 2

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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)

  • Mary Perry in household of B A Perry, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Mary A Perry in household of Barney A Perry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary A Rock in household of Joseph C Rock, "United States Census, 1940"

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