Pearl Caroline Dupuy

20 March 1908–29 September 2007 (Age 99)
Pearson, Kitsap, Washington, United States

The Life of Pearl Caroline

When Pearl Caroline Dupuy was born on 20 March 1908, in Pearson, Kitsap, Washington, United States, her father, Alonzo Newton Dupuy, was 41 and her mother, Caroline Theresa Huebner, was 33. She married Frank Lester Carruth on 13 February 1930, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Hillsboro, Washington, Oregon, United States in 1961. She died on 29 September 2007, at the age of 99, and was buried in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Lester Carruth
Pearl Caroline Dupuy
Marriage: 13 February 1930
Francis Carruth
Donald Eldon Carruth
Daniel D. Carruth

Spouse and Children

13 February 1930
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


    Francis Carruth


    Donald Eldon Carruth


    Daniel D. Carruth


Parents and Siblings




    Maude Evelyn Dupuy



    Arthur Newton Dupuy


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 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 2

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 27

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Southern French:1. topographic name for someone who lived on or near a hill with a rounded summit, Occitan puy (from Latin podium), with fused preposition and definite article du ‘from the’, or from any of various places called Le Puy. 2. variant spelling of Dupuis 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Pearl Carruth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Pearl C Carruth in household of Caroline T Dupuy, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Pearl Dupuy in household of Caroline Dupuy, "United States Census, 1920"

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