John Thomas Carey

25 June 1938–21 December 1994 (Age 56)
Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Carey was born on 25 June 1938, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, his father, John Thomas Carey, was 26 and his mother, Clara E Clark, was 26. He died on 21 December 1994, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Mount Vernon Memorial Park, Fair Oaks, Sacramento, California, United States.

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John Thomas Carey
Clara E Clark
John Thomas Carey
Clara Anne Carey
Carole Lynn Carey

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    Clara Anne Carey


    Carole Lynn Carey


World Events (8)


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1953 · Grizzly Bear Becomes State Animal

Age 15

The California grizzly bear became designated as the state animal in 1953.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, a midland family name meaning ‘descendant of Ciardha’, a personal name derived from ciar ‘dark’, ‘black’.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’.3 English: habitational name from Carey in Devon or Cary in Somerset, named for the rivers on which they stand; both river names probably derive from the Celtic root car- ‘love’, ‘liking’, perhaps with the meaning ‘pleasant stream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John T Carey in household of Oscar H Clark, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jonn T Carey, "California Marriage Index, 1960-1985"
  • John T Carey, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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