Zenira Pearl Perkins

16 February 1897–9 May 1953 (Age 56)
Taylor, Navajo, Arizona, United States

The Life of Zenira Pearl

When Zenira Pearl Perkins was born on 16 February 1897, in Taylor, Navajo, Arizona, United States, her father, Reuben Josiah Perkins, was 40 and her mother, Eliza Jane Hancock, was 32. She married Oscar Lynn McMullin on 9 October 1921, in Clay Springs, Navajo, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Washington, Utah, United States in 1920 and Supervisorial District 3, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 9 May 1953, in Clay Springs, Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Clay Springs, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oscar Lynn McMullin
1892–1970
Zenira Pearl Perkins
1897–1953
Marriage: 9 October 1921
Inez McMullin
1922–1995
Reuben Daniel McMullin
1923–2002
Lawrence Fielding McMullin
1926–2007
Clara Lauana McMullin
1927–2013
Pearl Maurine McMullin
1931–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 October 1921
Clay Springs, Navajo, Arizona, United States
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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · The Daughters of Utah Pioneers

Age 4

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers was organized by Annie Taylor Hyde after she invited a group of fifty-four women to her home to find ways to recognize names and achievements of the men, women and children who were the pioneers. They followed the lead of other national lineage societies, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution. They were legally incorporated in 1925.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.2 Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Peer, a Dutch form of Peter .

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

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Story Highlight

LIFE STORY OF OSCAR LYNN MCMULLIN By Lynn Elwood McMullin (a son) Oscar Lynn McMullin was born February 7, 1892 in St. George, Washington Co. Utah. He was the 2nd child and oldest son of Miranda Mc …

Sources (3)

  • Pearl Perkins in household of Charles Hansen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Pearl Perkins McMullin in household of Oscar Lymn McMullin, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Zenira Pearl Perkins McMullin in household of Oscar Lynn McMullin, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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