Finley Perry

1937–2009 (Age 72)
South Irvine, Estill, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Finley

When Finley Perry was born on 1 September 1937, in South Irvine, Estill, Kentucky, United States, his father, Leonard Perry, was 37 and his mother, Nancy Savannah Metcalf, was 34. He lived in Magisterial District 3 Station Camp, Estill, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 27 October 2009, in Salem, Washington, Indiana, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Salem, Washington, Indiana, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Leonard Perry
1900–1940
Nancy Savannah Metcalf
1903–2000
Pryce Perry
1920–1980
Arthur Perry
1922–2011
Lucy Frances Perry
1923–1957
Ada Mildred Perry
1929–2014
Jewell Dean Perry
1932–2001
Finley Perry
1937–2009

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1941

Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1944 · Kentucky Dam is Completed

Age 7

The Kentucky dam is a hydroelectric dam that spans the Tennessee River between Livingston and Marshall counties in Kentucky. It was completed August 30,1944.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 19

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

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 (3)

  • Finely Perry in household of Lenoard Perry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Finley Perry, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Finley Perry, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.