Fletcher Perry

1895–1983 (Age 87)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Fletcher

When Fletcher Perry was born on 15 December 1895, in Kentucky, United States, his father, William Henry Perry, was 39 and his mother, Annie Morie Perry, was 30. He lived in Simpson, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 3 North Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 30 July 1983, in Kentucky, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fletcher Perry
Margie Stephens

Spouse & Children

  • Male1895–1983Male

  • Margie Stephens


Parents & Siblings

  • William Henry Perry


  • Female1865–1952Female



  • Connie L Perry


  • Female1892–1961Female

  • Male1895–1983Male

  • Rosy Perry


  • Myrtle Perry


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 5

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Fletcher Perry in household of W H Perry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fletcher Perry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fletcher Perry in household of William Perry, "United States Census, 1900"

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