George Sidney Perry

11 November 1925–13 September 1944 (Age 18)
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

The Life Summary of George Sidney

When George Sidney Perry was born on 11 November 1925, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, his father, Samuel Charles Perry, was 42 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth King, was 32. He died on 13 September 1944, at the age of 18, and was buried in Englefield Green, Surrey, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Charles Perry
1883–1962
Mary Elizabeth King
1893–1983
Lettice Amy Perry
1913–1974
Clara May Perry
1914–2004
John Perry
1918–
Charles W Perry
1920–
James David Perry
1915–2003
Jack Perry
1921–2002
Jane Perry
1924–
George Sidney Perry
1925–1944
Dixie Virginia Perry
1928–2002
Elizabeth Shirley Perry
1931–1936
Robert Perry
1932–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote
Age 3
Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II
Age 14
Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1940
Age 15
Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

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.

Possible Related Names

Harris
Peery
Periman
Perrie
Perryman
Pirie

Sources (7)

  • George Perry in household of Charles Perry, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • George Perry, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947

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