John Bryant Peery1,2

M, #8502, b. 12 November 1895, d. 14 October 1978
John Bryant Peery
1895-1978
Husband of Ruby Grace Webb
     John Bryant Peery was born on 12 November 1895 at Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Jasper Lafayette Peery and Fannie L. Jolley.2 He may have been born on 21 November 1895.6 He appeared as a son on the census of 7 June 1900 in the household of Jasper Lafayette Peery and Fannie L. Peery at District 24, Weakley County, Tennessee.7 He appeared as a son on the census of 12 May 1910 in the household of Jasper Lafayette Peery and Fannie L. Peery at District 24, Weakley County, Tennessee.2 He was employed as a farm laborer on 12 May 1910 at District 24, Weakley County, Tennessee.2 He registered for military service on 5 June 1917 at Weakley County, Tennessee.1 He and Ruby Grace Webb obtained a marriage license on 24 December 1919 at Weakley County Courthouse, Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee.8 He married Ruby G. Webb, daughter of Milton Travis Webb and Mary Lou Elpha McDearman, at her parents residence by her grandfather Clement C. McDearman on 25 December 1919 at Weakley County, Tennessee.3,8,4,5 He and his wife Ruby Grace Peery appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at District 6, Weakley County, Tennessee.9 He was employed as a farmer on 17 January 1920 at District 6, Weakley County, Tennessee.9 He and his wife Ruby Grace Webb appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at District 6, Weakley County, Tennessee.5 He was employed as a farmer on 15 April 1930 at District 6, Weakley County, Tennessee.5 His Social Security Number was 408-28-7515 issued before 1951 at Tennessee.6 He was in a group photo circa 1965. He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Ruby Grace Peery, on 17 March 1975 at Henry County General Hospital, 423 Tyson Avenue, Paris, Henry County, Tennessee.10,3,6,4 As of September 1978, John Bryant Peery lived at Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee.6 He was a member of the Jolley Springs Baptist Church, Ore Springs, Weakley County, Tennessee.3 He died of cancer in a nursing home near his children's residences on 14 October 1978 at Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, at age 82 years, 11 months and 2 days.3,4,11 He was buried at Jolley Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Ore Springs, Weakley County, Tennessee.4,3,12

Children of John Bryant Peery and Ruby Grace Webb

Citations

  1. [S647] "John Bryant Peery's WW1 Draft Registration" (05 Jun 1917).
  2. [S632] 12 May 1910, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T624_1525, Image 757.0, Page 9A.
  3. [S825] Peggy Flowers, "E-Mail Messages from Peggy Flowers," e-mail to Joe Peery, Jun 2009.
  4. [S829] John Bryant and Ruby Grace Peery, Cemetery Marker, Jolley Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Ore Springs, Weakley County, Tennessee.
  5. [S587] 15 Apr 1930, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 2284, Image 661.0, Page 6A.
  6. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  7. [S678] 07 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T623_1605, P 5A.
  8. [S611] Tennessee Marriages, 1780-2002, online http://www.ancestry.com
  9. [S837] 17 Jan 1920, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T625_1771, Image 194, Page 4B.
  10. [S1136] Tennessee Death Index, 1949-2009, online http://register.shelby.tn.us/index.php, Name Date of Death / Age County of Death County / State of Residence Marital Status Gender Race File #

    PEERY RUBY G 03-17-1975 / 77 HENRY WEAKLEY / TN MARRIED F WHITE 08204.
  11. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results, Name:     John Peery
    SSN:     408-28-7515
    Last Residence:     
    38225 Dresden, Weakley, Tennessee, USA
    BORN:     21 Nov 1895
    Last Benefit:     38225, Dresden, Weakley, Tennessee, United States of America
    Died:     Oct 1978
    State (Year) SSN issued:     Tennessee (Before 1951).
  12. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 54311736 - John Bryant Peery.