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John Perkins (1814 - aft. 1851)

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John Perkins
Born in Upton Pyne, Devonshire, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Upton Pyne, Devonshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died after in Exeter, Devonshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 29 Oct 2015
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John Perkins, son of John Perkins and Mary Helmore, was born in 1814 in Upton Pyne, Devonshire, England. He was a shoemaker.

John wed Mary Cross on 7 October 1834 in Upton Pyne. Daughter of Thomas Cross and Elizabeth Pean, Mary was born in 1811. John and Mary had at least eight children, all born in Devonshire, England:

  1. Edwin Perkins, b. 1835;
  2. John Perkins, b. 1837;
  3. William Perkins, b. 2 Dec 1838;
  4. Emma Perkins, b. 1841;
  5. George F. Perkins, b. 27 Jul 1843;
  6. Ellen Perkins, b. 1845;
  7. Elizabeth Perkins, b. 1851;
  8. Henry Richard Perkins, b. 1854.

In 1851 John Perkins is recorded as being a rail labourer and living in Devonshire.[1] He died after 1851 in Exeter, Devonshire, England.


  1. 1851 England Census


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