Vernon Erastus Peery1

M, #1439, b. 5 April 1908, d. 12 December 1969
Vernon Erastus Peery
1908-1969
Husband of Josephine Olympe Nezat
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     Vernon Erastus Peery was born on 5 April 1908 at Lemonville Road, Lemonville, Orange County, Texas.2,3,4 He was the son of William Stowe Peery and Sarah Elizabeth Freeman.5 Vernon Erastus Peery also went by the name of Vernon. He appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 in the household of William Stowe Peery and Sarah Elizabeth Freeman at Pct 3, Tram Addition, Kirbyville, Jasper County, Texas.5 He received a school award 'Neither Tardy Nor Absent' on 28 April 1917 at High School at Hartburg, Hartburg, Newton County, Texas.6 He appeared on the census of 28 January 1920 in the household of William Stowe Peery and Sara E. Peery at Lake Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas.7 He appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 in the household of William Stowe Peery and Sarah Elizabeth Freeman at 1511 Sholars Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas.8 He was employed as a laborer at a paper & bag factory on 15 April 1930 at Orange, Orange County, Texas.8 He married Josephine Olympe Nezat, daughter of Numas Luc Nezat and Alicia Mary Nezat, on 13 July 1933 at Orange, Orange County, Texas.9 He registered for military service on 1 April 1940 at Orange, Orange County, Texas.10 He and his wife Olamph Peery appeared on the census of 10 April 1940 at 1601 Curtis Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas.11 He was employed as a laborer at a casket factory on 10 April 1940 at Orange, Orange County, Texas.11 He was listed in the obituary as a son of William Stowe Peery.12 As of 4 April 1946, Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat lived at 1510 15th Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas.1 As of June 1950, Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat lived at 1213 DuPont Drive, Orange, Orange County, Texas. His Social Security Number was 449-07-9270 issued before 1951 at Texas.4 As of August 1957, Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat lived at 3606 W. Martin Street, Orange, Orange County, Texas. He was listed in the obituary as a brother of Clayton A. Peery on 11 August 1962.13 He died of congestive heart failure at 10 am on 12 December 1969 at Orange Memorial Hospital, 608 Strickland Drive, Orange, Orange County, Texas, at age 61 years, 8 months and 7 days.14,4,15,16 He was buried on 14 December 1969 at Orange Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 2312 Irving Street, West Orange, Orange County, Texas.17,18,14,19

Children of Vernon Erastus Peery and Josephine Olympe Nezat

Citations

  1. [S112] Joseph Wayne Peery, Birth Certificate, 042768-1946 (10 May 1946).
  2. [S1322] Vernon Erastus Peery, Birth Certificate, (05 Apr 1908).
  3. [S314] Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997, online search.ancestry.com.
  4. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  5. [S134] 27 Apr 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_1567, P209B & 210A.
  6. [S31] Hartburg High School, 'Vernon Peery', Certificate: 'Neither Tardy Nor Absent.'
  7. [S183] 28 Jan 1920, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T625_1837, P242A.
  8. [S184] 15 Apr 1930, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 2380, P14A.
  9. [S118] Peery-Nezat Marriage Certificate: V. 10, P. 392.
  10. [S1140] "WW II Draft Registration Cards" (1942 - 1945), Name:     Vernon Erastus Peery
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Relationship to Draftee:     Self (Head)
    Birth Place:     Lemonville Orange, Texas, USA
    Birth Date:     5 Apr 1908
    Residence Place:     Orange, Orange, Texas, USA
    Employer:     Travis Tire Co
    Weight:     140
    Complexion:     Light Brown
    Eye Color:     Gray
    Hair Color:     Brown
    Height:     5 10
    Next of Kin:     Olamph Josephine Peery
    Household Members:     
    Name     Relationship
    Vernon Erastus Peery     Self (Head)
    Olamph Josephine Peery     Wife.
  11. [S1237] 10 Apr 1940, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T627_4118, E. D. 181-4, P 7B.
  12. [S26] The Orange Leader, Obituary, William S. Peery, (15 Jan 1945).
  13. [S246] The Orange Leader, Obituary, Clayton A. Peery, (09 Aug 1962).
  14. [S762] Vernon Erastus Peery, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  15. [S28] Texas Deaths 1964-1998, online www.ancestry.com.
  16. [S29] The Orange Leader, Obituary, Vernon E. Peery, (12 Dec 1969).
  17. [S200] Vernon E. Peery, Cemetery Marker, Orange Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 2312 Irving Street, West Orange, Orange County, Texas.
  18. [S228] Judy Allen, Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery, Orange County, Texas.
  19. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 46109528.