Thomas Morris Perry

23 June 1912–20 April 1968 (Age 55)
Pride, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Thomas Morris

When Thomas Morris Perry was born on 23 June 1912, in Pride, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, his father, George Casey Perry, was 41 and his mother, Ella Sophronia Barksdale, was 38. He married Inez Gertrude Allen on 28 August 1946. He lived in Middlecreek Twp, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1920. He died on 20 April 1968, at the age of 55, and was buried in Line Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Kentwood, Tangipahoa, Louisiana, United States.

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Thomas Morris Perry
Inez Gertrude Allen
Marriage: 28 August 1946

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28 August 1946

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.

Age 15

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Thomas M Perry in household of George Perry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas Morris Perry, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Thomas M Perry, "Find A Grave Index"

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