James Palmer Pearson

2 August 1908–March 1986 (Age 77)
Blackburn, Pawnee, Oklahoma, United States

The Life Summary of James Palmer

When James Palmer Pearson was born on 2 August 1908, in Blackburn, Pawnee, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Thomas Everett Pearson Jr, was 46 and his mother, Susan Jane Ann Moore, was 41. He married Goldie Margarette Greenleaf on 14 June 1930. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Osage, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Madison Township, Washington, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died in March 1986, in Sperry, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 77.

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James Palmer Pearson
Goldie Margarette Greenleaf
Marriage: 14 June 1930
Patsy Ruth Pearson
James Palmer 'Jimmy' Pearson

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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 · State Capital Moves to Oklahoma City
Age 2
The state capital of Oklahoma moved from Guthrie to Oklahoma City on June 10, 1910. 
Age 21
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.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Piers ( see Pierce ). The surname is also quite common in Ireland, where it has been established for many centuries.2 Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (7)

  • Parmer Pearson in household of Thomas E Pearson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Parmer Pearson in household of Thomas E Pearson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James P Pearson in household of Frank L Pearson, "United States Census, 1930"

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