24 January 1871–11 April 1953 (Age 82)
Kuivaniemi, Oulu, Finland
When John Jacob Perala was born on 24 January 1871, in Kuivaniemi, Oulu, Finland, his father, Johan Jacob Margaretasson Halttu, was 31 and his mother, Anna Caisa Nilsdotter Ylitalo, was 24. He married Hilma Ilona Sarvoja on 24 June 1901, in Leadville, Lake, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Otto Township, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Tieton, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1930. He died on 11 April 1953, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 82.
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