Clarence Melvin Berry

28 February 1903–2 November 1979 (Age 76)
Antelope Township, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Clarence Melvin

When Clarence Melvin Berry was born on 28 February 1903, in Antelope Township, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Charles LeRoy Berry, was 23 and his mother, Martha Jane Thompson, was 21. He married Myrtle Azalia Malmstrom on 2 September 1926, in Payette, Payette, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Recluse, Campbell, Wyoming, United States in 1920. He died on 2 November 1979, in Visalia, Tulare, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Visalia, Tulare, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Melvin Berry
Myrtle Azalia Malmstrom
Marriage: 2 September 1926
Emma Louise Coppersmith

Spouse and Children

2 September 1926
Payette, Payette, Idaho, United States


    Emma Louise Coppersmith


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 12

Historical Boundaries 1915: Campbell, Wyoming, United States
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clarence M Berry in household of Charles L Berry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clarence M Berry in household of Charley L Berry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sr Clarence Melvin Berry, „California, Tulare County, Visalia Cemetery Records, 1875-1990“

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