Geraldene Perkins Matkin

30 September 1952–17 February 2018 (Age 65)
Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Geraldene Perkins

When Geraldene Perkins Matkin was born on 30 September 1952, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, her father, La Var Matkin, was 25 and her mother, Walene Perkins, was 24. She lived in Utah, United States in 1960 and Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 2002. She died on 17 February 2018, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Springfield, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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La Var Matkin
Walene Perkins
Geraldene Perkins Matkin
Melvin Perkins Matkin
Walene Perkins Matkin

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins
Age 3
The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1960 · The Anasazi State Park
Age 8
Anasazi State Park features the ruins of an ancient village known as the Coombs Village Site.
1971 · The Twenty-Sixth Amendment
Age 19
The Twenty-sixth Amendment prohibits the states and the federal government from using age as a reason for denying the right to vote to citizens who are eighteen years old or older.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Matthew .

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

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Sources (6)

  • Geraldene Perkins Matkin, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Geraldene Matkin in entry for Nicolena Berg, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Geraldene Berg in entry for Mr Lavar Matkin, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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