Lionel William Perry

26 July 1910–25 April 1978 (Age 67)
Southampton, Hampshire, England

The Life of Lionel William

When Lionel William Perry was born on 26 July 1910, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Farr Penny, was 29 and his mother, Phyllis Maud Harrison, was 24. He married Elizabeth Bacon in 1941, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 25 April 1978, in his hometown, at the age of 67.

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Lionel William Perry
Elizabeth Bacon
Marriage: 1941

Spouse and Children

Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    William Farr Penny


    Phyllis Maud Harrison




World Events (8)


Age 4

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 4

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 18

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

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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