Perry Jason Wall

24 February 1888–18 December 1949 (Age 61)
Stratton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Perry Jason

When Perry Jason Wall was born on 24 February 1888, in Stratton, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States, his father, Adam Wall, was 31 and his mother, Mary Jennett Powell, was 30. He married Zella B Altman on 6 March 1913, in Yuma, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 18 December 1949, in Littleton, Douglas, Colorado, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Perry Jason Wall
Zella B Altman
Marriage: 6 March 1913
Bernice Lorene Wall
Lucille Flossie Wall
Dorothy Mae Wall
Orin Willis Wall
Lloyd Perry Wall
Wilma Fern Wall
Harold Victor Wall
Doris Evelyn Wall
Delmar Irvin "Pete" Wall

Spouse and Children

6 March 1913
Yuma, Colorado, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Jennett Powell




    Malinda J. "Linnia" Wall


    Minnie Janette Wall


    Andrew Jackson Wall


    Nelly May Wall


    Earnest Clinton Wall


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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 · Gold is Discovered

Age 2

In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

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

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stone-built wall, e.g. one used to fortify a town or to keep back the encroachment of the sea (Old English w(e)all, from Latin vallum ‘rampart’, ‘palisade’).2 Northern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, northern Middle English wall(e) (Old English (Mercian) wæll(a); compare Well ).3 Irish: re-Anglicized form of de Bhál, a Gaelicized form of de Valle, the name of a Norman family established in Munster and Connacht.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Perry J Wall, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Parry J Wall, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Perry J Wall, "United States Census, 1940"

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