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Abraham Perkins

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Abraham Perkins
Born in Hillmorton, Warwickshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Hillmorton, Warwick, Englandmap
Died before in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusettsmap
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Contents

Biography

History of Rockingham County, NH -- Hampton

By Charles A. Hazlett -- 1915

Chapter XXXIV

Abraham Perkins was among the first settlers. He is described as being superior in point of education to the most of his contemporaries, writing a beautiful hand, and was often employed as an appraiser of estates, etc. He died in 1683.

From Find A Grave

Birth: Jan. 28, 1608 Warwickshire, England Death: Aug. 31, 1683 Hampton Rockingham County New Hampshire, USA

Abraham PERKINS was born on 28 January 1608 in Hillmorton, Warwick, England. He was christened on 28 January 1608 in Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England. He died on 31 August 1683, at the age of 75, in Hampton, Rockingham, NH.

Abraham Perkins married Mary Wythe in 1638 in Hillmorton,Warwickshire,England and came to the New World in 1638. He initially settled in Plymouth Colony for a brief time before removing to Hampton,Rockingham,NH. They were one of the first families to help settle the area. He and Mary were the parents of a large family of fourteen children, all born in Hampton.

Spouse: Mary Wythe Perkins (1618 - 1706) Children: Mary Perkins Fifield (1639 - 1670) Abraham Perkins (1639 - 1677) Luke Perkins (1641 - 1709) Humphrey Perkins (1642 - 1643) James Perkins (1644 - 1644) Timothy Perkins (1646 - 1656) James Perkins (1647 - 1731) Jonathan Perkins (1650 - 1688) David Perkins (1653 - 1736) Timothy Perkins (1657 - 1660) Humphrey Perkins (1661 - 1711)

Early Settlers of Hampton, Rockingham, NH

Abraham Perkins was among the first settlers. He is described as being superior in point of education to the most of his contemporaries, writing a beautiful hand, and was often employed as an appraiser of estates, etc. He died in 1683.

Another description:

Abraham Perkins is reconized as one of the historic founders of NH in 1638 He was possessed with a good education,was an excellent penman,town marshal in 1654,selectman between 1650 and 1683.




Note: Head Stone is probably deteriorated.

Burial: Pine Grove Cemetery Hampton Rockingham County New Hampshire, USA

Birth

Birth:
Date: 28 JAN 1608
Place: Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England[1]
Birth:
Date: 1613
Place: Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England[2][3][4][5][6]
Birth:
Date: 1612/1613
Place: Hillmorton, Warwick, Eng.

Christening

Christening:
Date: 28 JAN 1608/9
Place: Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England

Death

Death:
Date: 31 AUG 1683
Place: Ipswich, Essex, MA
Source: #S255
http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=6676093&pid=-1250176110
Death:
Mortensen #20, page 8 [date differs from Perkins who lists 1682 on p. 1]
Death:
Date: 31 AUG 1683
Place: Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire[7][8][9]

Event

Event:
Type: Arrival
Date: 1640
Place: Massachusetts[10]
Event:
Type: Arrival
Date: 1639
Place: New Hampshire[11]
Event:
Type: Freeman
Date: 31 May 1640[12]
Note:
Event: "a man of good education, and an excellent penman, he was much employed in the town's affairs."
Type: Character Traits
Date: 1640
Place: Hampton, New Hampshire[13]

Marriage

Husband: Abraham Perkins
Wife: Mary Wyeth
Marriage:
Date: 1638
Place: Hillmorton, Warwickshire, England[14][15]
Husband: Abraham Perkins
Wife: Hannah Beamsley
Marriage:
Date: 16 OCT 1661
Place: Ipswich, Essex, MA[16]

Note

Note: Perkins Stone Founder's Park Hampton, NH 1640-1985 in 2007 c
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=f920b869-f438-4e5f-9565-1600b4df14df&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: Perkins Stone Memorial
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=f4e10ea3-f344-4e4c-81bb-626a0c5cae62&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: Perkins Family of Hampton, NH
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=be027c79-9b65-4825-a767-64e82ffde607&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: Abraham Perkins Will-P02
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=2d15713d-a0a9-4a70-b7b0-7d39e104ae29&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England:
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=fb77f52c-e3ad-41b8-b076-866e18a5cc7e&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: Abraham Perkins Will-P03
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=19ab6b5f-7e27-41eb-9e74-a3cdefb82564&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: Abraham Perkins Will-P01
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=14c9c3ac-b6fe-4650-8b1f-d817038f8308&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Note: Hampton Meeting House Green (1638)
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=487b29e7-4943-456b-8f01-f1c4b090c681&tid=890183&pid=-1087554675
Marriage: Torrey's Marriages
Date: by 1639
Place: Hampton, New Hampshire
Source: #S-1760367276
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=worldmarr_ga&h=1368879&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

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  15. Source: #S-2009482851
  16. Source: #S404 Record for Hannah Beamsley







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