John Patrick Kirk

21 July 1927–21 October 1994 (Age 67)
St. Paul, Marion, Oregon, United States

The Life of John Patrick

When John Patrick Kirk was born on 21 July 1927, in St. Paul, Marion, Oregon, United States, his father, James Urban Kirk, was 37 and his mother, Anna Zeta McCormick, was 32. He married Priscilla Jane Clarizio on 20 June 1953, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States. He lived in St. Paul Election Precinct, Marion, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 21 October 1994, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in St. Paul, Marion, Oregon, United States.

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John Patrick Kirk
Priscilla Jane Clarizio
Marriage: 20 June 1953

Spouse and Children

20 June 1953
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States

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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.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 18

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English, and Danish: from northern Middle English, Danish kirk ‘church’ (Old Norse kirkja), a topographic name for someone who lived near a church.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Kirk in household of Ervin J Kirk, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John P Kirk in household of Urban J Kirk, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John P in entry for Mrs Priscilla Jane Clarizio Kirk, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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