Leopold Peter Perrin

Male24 August 1887–17 February 1932

Brief Life History of Leopold Peter

When Leopold Peter Perrin was born on 24 August 1887, in Vermilion, Louisiana, United States, his father, Gregoire 'Gregory' Perrin, was 39 and his mother, Josephine Hester Brandin, was 34. He had at least 2 sons with Amanda Toups. He lived in Ward Six, Vermilion, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 17 February 1932, in Kaplan, Vermilion, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery, Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, United States.

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Leopold Peter Perrin
Amanda Toups
Foster R Perrin
Lloyd Perrin

Sources (5)

  • Leopold Perin in household of Gregory Perin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Leopold Perrin, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • L P Perrin, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 13

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

French and English: from the Old French and Middle English personal name Perrin, a pet form of Old French Perre, a variant of Pierre , French form of Peter . Compare Perine , Perrine , and Prine .

History: Henri Perrin from Louargat in Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany (France), married Jeanne Merrin in Montreal, QC, in 1661. — This surname is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors (along with its variants or altered forms Perrine and Pareyn) and also in the similar register of the Huguenot Society of America. One of the Huguenot ancestors was Daniel Perrin (1642–1719), nicknamed The Huguenot, who arrived in New York in 1665, aboard the Philip, and settled first in NJ and later on Staten Island. Among his descendants the surname is common in the altered forms Perrine, Perine and Prine. The Staten Island community of Huguenot is named after Daniel Perrin and other Huguenots who settled in the area during the late 17th century.

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

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