Marjorie Perkins

Brief Life History of Marjorie

When Marjorie Perkins was born in 1758, in Orange, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Joshua Perkins, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Sherrill, was 14. She married Absalom Pennington about 1777. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in 1825, in St. Clair, Illinois, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Absalom Pennington
1752–1838
Marjorie Perkins
1758–1825
Marriage: about 1777
Mary Pennington
1778–1848

Sources (12)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Marjorie Margaret Perkins - birth: 1758; North Carolina, United States
  • Eugene H. Perkins, "The First Mormon Perkins Families"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Marjorie Margaret Perkins - birth: 1758; North Carolina, United States

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World Events (7)

1775

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1790

Historical Boundaries: 1790: Northwest Territory, United States 1790: St. Clair, Northwest Territory, United States 1800: St. Clair, Indiana Territory, United States 1809: St. Clair, Illinois Territory, United States 1818: St. Clair, Illinois, United States

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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