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Harvey Perry

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Birthplace: Ackworth, Warren County, Iowa, United States
Death: February 10, 1957 (73)
Dakota City, Humboldt County, Iowa, United States
Place of Burial: Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Franklin Perry and Huldah Mahala Perry
Husband of Olive Pearl Perry
Father of Gilbert Franklin Perry; Donald Keith Perry; Olive Isabelle Earles; Ada Fern Perry and Daryl Leroy Perry
Brother of Donna Edna Lyon; Ada Fern Stead; Lola Finn Ratekin; Dora Perry; Julia Perry and 1 other

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About Harvey Perry

March 5, 1957 - Humboldt Independent - Harvey Perry was born Dec. 28, 1883 at Ackworth, Iowa, and passed away Feb. 10, 1957, at his home in Dakota City. He was the oldest of six children born to Frank and Hulda Hiatt Perry. He attended country school and at the age of 16 moved with the family to Westhope, N.D., where his father homesteaded. Later when Harvey became of age, he also filed a claim and farmed for several years.

September 30, 1907, he was united in marriage to Olive Pearl Overholt, who was telephone operator there. They made their home in North Dakota until 1910 when they came to Eagle Grove, Iowa. They lived there a short time where Mr Perry worked in the railroad shop. Later they moved to Dakota City, Mrs Perry's home town. Harvey worked at railroading, tiling the old way by hand, also brick and mason work, and in later years at the DeKalb Hybrid plant.

To this union were born five children, Gilbert of Fort Dodge; Donald at home; (Olive) Mrs John Earles of Des Moines; Ada Fern, who passed away at the age of 21 months; and Daryl of Stuart.

He is survived by: four children; two sisters, Mrs Lola Ratekin of Desert Hot Springs, California, and Mrs Ada Stead of Milaca, Minn.; seven grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters, one daughter and one grandson.

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Harvey Perry's Timeline

1883
December 27, 1883
Ackworth, Warren County, Iowa, United States
1909
March 27, 1909
Rintinck, Battineau County, North Dakota, United States
1912
March 27, 1912
Humboldt County, Iowa, United States
1914
December 4, 1914
Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa, United States
1917
April 2, 1917
Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa, United States
1957
February 10, 1957
Age 73
Dakota City, Humboldt County, Iowa, United States
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Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa, United States