Flora Perry

1868–
Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, United States

The Life of Flora

When Flora Perry was born in 1868, in Vinalhaven, Knox, Maine, United States, her father, Thomas Perry, was 40 and her mother, Mary Jane McMullin, was 35. She married Fred M Brown on 5 August 1882. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Flora Perry
1868–
Fred M Brown
Marriage: 5 August 1882
Bertha Ellen Brown
1883–1919

Spouse & Children

  • Female1868–Female

  • Fred M Brown

    MaleMale

MARRIAGE
5 August 1882
children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 30

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 32

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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 (2)

  • Flora Perry in household of Thomas Perry, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Flora F Perry in household of Thomas Perry, "United States Census, 1880"

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