Clyde Perkins (1944 - 1966)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Clyde Perkins’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Clyde so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Clyde’s biography.

Clyde Perkins Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Clyde Perkins and his immediate Perkins family. Add to Clyde Perkins's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Clyde.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Clyde Perkins? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Clyde move a lot? Did he emigrate from another country? Add Clyde's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Clyde finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Clyde attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Clyde did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Clyde Perkins is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Clyde's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Clyde's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Clyde a religious man? Add Clyde’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Clyde during various points of his life.

Timeline

1944 - In the year that Clyde Perkins was born, on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

1947 - At the age of merely 3 years old, Clyde was alive when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

1958 - Clyde was only 14 years old when on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

1963 - When he was 19 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

1966 - In the year of Clyde Perkins's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

Clyde Perkins Family Tree

Who was Clyde’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Clyde’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Clyde's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Clyde Perkins
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Clyde's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Clyde Perkins is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Clyde Perkins passed away in November 1966 at 22 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Clyde. He was born on August 3, 1944. We are unaware of information about Clyde's surviving family.

Memories

What do you remember about Clyde Perkins? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Clyde is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Clyde Perkins

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources