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Benjamin Franklin Berry, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1903
Adams County
Washington, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1958
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Benjamin Franklin Berry was the son of Benjamin Franklin Berry Sr. and Margaret McVean.

Benjamin Franklin & Margaret McVean Berry's children were:
1) Benjamin Franklin Berry Jr.
2) Emmitt

In the Aug. 7, 1910 U.S. census, 7 yr. old Franklin Berry, b. in WA., was living in Washtucna, Adams, Washington with his
60 yr. old father, Ben F. Berry, doing general farm work, b. in IA.
38 yr. old mother, Margret, b. in MI.
5 mth. (?) old Baby Berry, b. in WA.
and 74 yr. old uncle, Berry William Berry, single,b. in OH.
This was a first marriage for both Ben & Margret. They had been married for seven years. Margret had had two children, both of whom were alive at the time of this census.

In the 1920 U.S. census, 16 yr. old Benjamin F. Berry Jr., b. in WA., was living in Pullman, Whitman, Washington with his
67 yr. old father, Benjamin F. Berry Sr., b. in IA.
47 yr. old mother, Margaret, b. in MI.
and 10 yr. old brother, Emmet, b. in WA.
Both of Benjamin Berry Sr's parents were b. in IA. Margaret's father was b. in NY and her mother was b. in MS.

In the 1930 U.S. census, 27 yr. old B. Franklin Berry, a bank clerk, b. in Washington, was living in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California with his
29 yr. old wife, Heloise S., b. in CA.
13 mth. old son, Wilbur G., b. in CA.
and 20 yr. old brother, Emmitt Berry, b. in WA..
Emmitt was not working. B. Franklin was 24 yrs. old at the time of his first marriage and Heloise was 26 yrs. old.
B. Franklin's father was b. in IA. and his mother in MI.
Heloise's father was b. in MN. and her mother in IN.

Star News (Pasadena, Ca.) – July 18, 1958
Frank Berry Funeral Set for Tomorrow
ARCADIA – Rites for B. Franklin Berry, of 604 W. Duarte Rd., Arcadia, will be held tomorrow at Miller & Glasser Mortuary, Arcadia, at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Live Oak Memorial Park.
Berry, 55, was director and vice-president of the First State Bank of Rosemead. He died yesterday at St. Luke Hospital.
He leaves his widow, Heloise; a daughter, Margaret Berry; a son, Glen Berry and a brother, Emmit Berry.

Star News (Pasadena, Ca.) – July 18, 1958
BERRY – B. Franklin Berry of 604 W. Duarte Rd., Arcadia, passed away July 17, 1958. A native of Ritzville, Wash., he had resided in Arcadia the past 21 years. Survived by his wife, Heloise S. Berry; one son, Glenn Berry of Arcata, Calif.; a daughter, Margaret Berry of Arcadia; and one brother, Emmitt Berry of Fresno. Funeral services Saturday, 11 a.m. from the chapel of the Glasser and Miller Mortuary, 500 S. First Ave, Arcadia, Rev. Karl Myers officiating. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Heart Fund or Cancer Society will be appreciated.

*Note on B. Franklin Berry's son, Glenn Berry:
Star News (Pasadena, Ca.) – March 16, 1970
Former Arcadian Has Exhibit On la Cienega
Glenn Berry, former Arcadian, has an art show opening tomorrow in Ankum Gallery, 657 N. La Cienega, Los Angeles. The exhibit will run to April 6 and consists of paintings and drawings.
Mr. Berry is the son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Franklin Berry of Arcadia. He attended Arcadia elementary school before the family moved to Santa Barbara. He received his BA in 1951 from Pomona College, his BFA and MFA from the School of Art Institute in Chicago. He is presently associate professor of art at Humboldt State College in Arcata.

Family links: 
  Heloise Sloan Berry (1900 - 1996)
Note: B. Franklin Berry is buried with Heloise Sloan Berry.
Live Oak Memorial Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA
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Record added: Jul 07, 2011
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Benjamin Franklin Berry, Jr
Added by: Chloé
Benjamin Franklin Berry, Jr
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