When Jane Eliza Perry was born on 30 June 1846, in Camden East Township, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada, her father, Peter Perry, was 37 and her mother, Hannah Stover Lucus, was 33. She married Andrew Hopper on 5 February 1867, in Camden, Kent, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bothwell, Kent, Ontario, Canada in 1901 and Kent, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 10 September 1915, in Dresden, Kent, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 69, and was buried in Dresden, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada.
Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Herry ‘son of Herry’, a variant of the personal name Harry (see Harris ).
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pear tree (Middle English piri(e), peri(e), puri(e), Old English pirige, pyrige), or a habitational name for someone who owned or came from a place so named. This surname and a number of variants have been established in Ireland since the 17th century.
Marriage Registration in Kent County Marriages 1857-1869 Vol II: Andrew Hooper age 26 of Camden Canada s/o Andrew and Mary Jane Hopper m. Eliza Perry age 21 of Camden Canada d/o Peter and Hannah Perr …