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William Leonard Pereira (1909 - 1985)

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William Leonard Pereira
Born in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married (to ) in Lake County, Indiana, USmap
[children unknown]
Died in Los Angeles, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Aug 2016
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Biography

William was born in Chicago, Illinois on 25 April 1909.[1]

US Federal Census

1920 - William (age 10) was enumerated in his father's household at 3350 Adams St., Chicago, Cook, Illinois.[2]

1930 - William (age 20) was enumerated in his father's household at 527 Brompton Ave., Chicago, Cook, Illinois.[3]

1940 - William (age 30) was enumerated as head of household at 4960 Ben St, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.[4]

Marriage

On 24 June 1934, William obtained license to marry Margaret McConnell in Lake County, Indiana. They were married that same day by Harvey T. Minas, J.P.[5] There were two cases filed in California for the divorce of William and Margaret. The first was in July 1973[6], the second in November 1974[7] His second marriage was with Bronya Galef.

Occupation

In 1940, William was an architect for a motion picture studio[4]

Death and Burial

William died on 13 November 1985 in Los Angeles County, California.[8]

Sources

  1. "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q23M-ZD96 : 18 May 2016), William Leonard Pereira, 25 Apr 1909; citing Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, reference/certificate 87388, Cook County Courthouse, Chicago; FHL microfilm .
  2. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJ32-XK1 : accessed 6 July 2017), William Peresia in household of Saul Peresia, Chicago Ward 13, Cook (Chicago), Illinois, United States; citing ED 759, sheet 7A, line 31, family 105, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 322; FHL microfilm 1,820,322.
  3. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJ32-XK1 : accessed 6 July 2017), William Peresia in household of Saul Peresia, Chicago Ward 13, Cook (Chicago), Illinois, United States; citing ED 759, sheet 7A, line 31, family 105, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 322; FHL microfilm 1,820,322.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K9HL-LJR : accessed 6 July 2017), William Pereira, Councilmanic District 1, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Township, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 60-1307, sheet 5B, line 41, family 143, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 377.
  5. "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9M-CMXL : 21 January 2016), William L Pereira and Margaret Mcconnell, 24 Jun 1934; citing Lake, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 2,416,329.
  6. "California Divorce Index, 1966-1984," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VPB5-6XB : 15 May 2014), Margaret I Mcconnell and William L Pereira, Jul 1973; from "California Divorce Index, 1966-1984," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2007); citing Los Angeles City, California, Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento.
  7. "California Divorce Index, 1966-1984," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VPB5-6XT : 15 May 2014), Margaret I Pereira and William L Pereira, Nov 1974; from "California Divorce Index, 1966-1984," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2007); citing Los Angeles, California, Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento.
  8. "California Death Index, 1940-1997," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VGP3-SMN : 26 November 2014), William Leonard Pereira, 13 Nov 1985; Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.


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