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Cloverdale Cemetery ~ Ernest Clare Pearson ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Pearson, Ernest Clare
LAST: Pearson FIRST: Ernest MID: Clare
BORN: 6 Dec 1882 DIED: 7 Dec 1950 BURIED: 9 Dec 1950
BIRTH PLACE:  Jefferson, Marion Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
Name of father Henry A. Pearson
Spouse – Nora Irene Hall
[Note his wife, Nora Irene Pearson, is buried at Marion Friends cemetery, near her parents]
OSBH DC (Marion County 1950) #13194 – Ernest Clare Pearson, widowed (Nora I. Pearson), mechanic, b. 6 Dec 1882 in Jefferson, Oregon, d. 7 Dec 1950 in Salem, Oregon (252 Cottage St.) at the age of 68 years, name of father Henry A. Pearson, interment 9 Dec IOOF Turner, undertaker Virgil T. Golden, informant Mrs. Doris Andresen. 
1900 OR CENSUS - Earnest [Ernest] C. Pearson, age 17, b. Dec 1882 in Oregon, is enumerated with Bennett, age 48, occupation rents farm, b. Aug 1851 in Indiana, and Mary J., age 47, mother of 3 children 2 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Jun 1853 in Oregon, along with Merlin A., age 15, b. Apr 1885 in Oregon.
1930 OR CENSUS - Ernest Pearson, age 36, occupation garage mechanic, b. Oregon, is enumerated with his wife Nora, age 32, b. Nebraska, along with children Mildred, age 10, b. Oregon, Doris, age 9, b. Oregon, and Clair, age 5, b. Oregon. 
DISCREPANCY - on DC, father's name is given as Henry, but in 1900 census he is enumerated as the son of Bennett [O.H[enry?] Bennett Pearson?
Earnest [Ernest] Clare Pearson, late resident if 457 State st., at a local hospital, December 7. Survived by tow daughter, Mrs. Doris Andersen, Salem, and Mrs. Mildred Niccolson, Portland; a son, Claire Pearson, Vancouver, Wash.; a brother, M. O. Pearson, Turner; and six grandchildren. Services will be held Saturday, December 9, at 10 a.m. from the Virgil T. Golden chapel. The Rev. Dudley Strain will officiate with interment in the IOOF at Turner.
Statesman 9 Dec 1950, pg 9
Ernest C. Pearson
1882 – 1950
OSBH DC (Marion County 1950) #13194 
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co. Jefferson, ED 140, sheet 3A) 
1930 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Salem, ED 354, sheet 17B) 
Statesman 9 Dec 1950, pg 9
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