Richard Palmer Vernon

26 April 1930–27 November 1998 (Age 68)
Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Richard Palmer

When Richard Palmer Vernon was born on 26 April 1930, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, his father, Dewitt Otto Vernon, was 31 and his mother, Cordie L. Oakley, was 31. He lived in Centerville Township, Anderson, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 27 November 1998, in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States.

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Dewitt Otto Vernon
Cordie L. Oakley
Melaney Vernon
Ruth Vernon
Louise Vickory Vernon
Dorothy Nell Vernon
Dwight Vernon
Richard Palmer Vernon

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World Events (8)

Age 1
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
Age 2
Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War
Age 18
The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Vernon in Eure, France, named from the Gaulish element ver(n) ‘alder’ + the Gallo-Roman locative suffix -o (genitive -ōnis).French: habitational name from the same place as in 1 above or from any of several other places in France with the same name and etymology.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Vernon in household of Dewitt Vernon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard P Vernon, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Richard P Vernon, "Find A Grave Index"

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