Perley Day Wilder, Sr

Perley Day Wilder, Sr

Birth
Malone, Franklin County, New York, USA
Death 10 May 1934 (aged 64)
Kinder, Allen Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Kinder, Allen Parish, Louisiana, USA
Plot B4
Memorial ID 17026842 · View Source
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Youngest son of James and Angeline Day Wilder. He was born in Malone NY, but grew up in Spring Valley, Minnesota. He moved to Crowley, Louisiana, in 1895, married Elsie Merritt in 1897 and had six children. He later opened a general store in Kinder, Louisiana.

NOTEABLE HISTORY: Perley is the brother in law of LAURA INGALLS WILDER the author of the "LITTLE HOUSE" books. Perley's brother Almonzo was married to Laura. You can read about Perley, Almanzo and life on the farm in Laura Ingalls Wilder's book "FARMER BOY"



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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Perley Day Wilder, Sr (13 Jun 1869–10 May 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17026842, citing Kinder McRill Memorial Cemetery, Kinder, Allen Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Anonymous (contributor 48931716) .