When Sarah Jane Sally Perry was born on 1 January 1838, in Barren, Kentucky, United States, her father, Azariah Perry, was 54 and her mother, Sally Jane Reed, was 45. She had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with William Mattison Prichard. She lived in Fair View Magisterial District, Metcalfe, Kentucky, United States in 1870. She died in 1892, in Metcalfe, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 54.
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.