Samuel L Perry

14 August 1927–30 March 2003 (Age 75)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel L

When Samuel L Perry was born on 14 August 1927, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Clair Yard Kerr, was 30 and his mother, Nellie Frances Perry, was 30. He married Linda E Norcross on 19 April 1959. He lived in Butler, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Marion Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 30 March 2003, in Grove City, Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Prairie Cemetery, Harrisville, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Samuel L Perry
Linda E Norcross
Marriage: 19 April 1959

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    Linda E Norcross


19 April 1959

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 4

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 20

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

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)

  • Robert C Kerr in household of Clair Y Kerr, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert Kerr in household of Clair Kerr, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Samuel L. Perry, "Find A Grave Index"

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