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Percy Pharr b. 5 Nov 1879 Texas
Posted by: D, L, Pharr (ID *****0831) Date: February 29, 2012 at 08:50:53
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I found this Percy Pharr but can't get past whenre he returned to the USA in 1910. I can't find him on the census in 1910 or before. Born in Texas and died in California. Worked on different railroads.

-New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
Name: Percy Pharr
Arrival Date: 16 Mar 1910
Birth: abt 1879, Age: 30 Years 4 Months
Gender: Male, merchant
Ethnicity/Race­/Nationality: English
Port of Departure: Southampton, England
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Ship Name: Oceanic
Search Ship Database: Search the Oceanic in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Source Citation: Year: 1910; ; Microfilm Serial: T715; Microfilm Roll: T715_1429; Line: 13; ; Page Number: 97.
Wife Emma age 26and son Stanley age 4 were also on this ship

-World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Percy Pharr
County: Tarrant, State: Texas
Birth Date: 5 Nov 1879
Race: White, FHL Roll Number: 1983671
DraftBoard: 0, Age:38
Occupation:cashier Joint RR Association N. Ft. Worth Tx
Nearest Relative: Mrs Emma Charlotte Pharr
Height/Build:med/med, Color of Eyes/Hair:gray/black
Source Citation: Registration Location: Tarrant County, Texas; Roll: 1983671; Draft Board: 0. Sept 12 1918

-1920 United States Federal Census 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Percy Pharr
Age: 39, Birth: abt 1881, Birthplace: Texas
Home in 1920: Polytechnic, Tarrant, Texas
Race: White, Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Emma C Pharr Cape Colony/England/Cape Colony
Father's Birthplace: Texas, Mother's: Texas
Home Owned: Own,accountant Railroad
Able to Read: Yes, Write: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
Percy Pharr 39
Emma C Pharr 36 wife
Stanley Pharr 13 son Cape Colony/England/Cape Colony
Percy Pharr 9 son Tx/Tx/Cape Colony
Ruth Pharr 7 dau Tx/Tx/Cape Colony
Source Citation:3 Jan Year: 1920; Census Place: Polytechnic, Tarrant, Texas; Roll: T625_1848; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 91; Image: 469.
-1930 United States Federal Census 1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Perry Pharr
Gender: Male, Birth Year: abt 1880, Birthplace: Texas
Race: White, clerk railroad
Home in 1930: Spokane, Spokane, Washington, East 15th St.
Marital Status: Divorced, own home
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina, Mother's: Mississippi
Household Members: Name Age
Perry Pharr 50
Percy Pharr 19 son Tx/Tx/Africa
Ruth Pharr 17 dau Tx/Tx/Africa
Frederick S Medcalf 24 sson Africa/England/Africa labor grocery
Source Citation:10 April Year: 1930; Census Place: Spokane, Spokane, Washington; Roll: 2518; Page: 25A; Image: 793.0; Family History Library Film: 2342252.

-California Death Index, 1940-1997 California Death Index, 1940-1997
Name: Percy Pharr
Sex: Male
Birth Date: 5 Nov 1879, Birthplace: Texas
Death Date: 17 Feb 1961, Death Place: Los Angeles
Source Citation: Place: Los Angeles; Date: 17 Feb 1961; .


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