Perry Alton Bryan

Brief Life History of Perry Alton

When Perry Alton Bryan was born on 15 April 1918, in Whitman, Washington, United States, his father, Perry Edwin Bryan, was 26 and his mother, Gerna Camp, was 24. He married Evelyn Bernice Warren on 27 April 1944, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Pampa, Whitman, Washington, United States for about 10 years and Chewelah, Stevens, Washington, United States in 1950. He died in 1986, at the age of 68.

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Perry Alton Bryan
Evelyn Bernice Warren
Marriage: 27 April 1944
Trudy Ann Bryan

Sources (11)

  • B Alton Bryan, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Bryan, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
  • Perry Alton Bryan, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

1919 · Seattle General Strike

The Seattle general strike was a five day strike in 1919, where around 65,000 workers began striking for higher wages. This happened two years after WWI  wage controls.

1937 · The Neutrality Act

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Bryant .

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Ó Briain, see O'Brien .

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

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