Letitia West

about 1765–27 July 1826 (Age 61)
Campbell, Albemarle, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Letitia

Letitia West was born about 1765, in Campbell, Albemarle, Virginia, British Colonial America as the daughter of John West and Sarah Sally Frazier. She married William Henry Perrin on 5 March 1783, in Campbell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 10 daughters. She died on 27 July 1826, in Garrard, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Perrin
1758–1799
Letitia West
1765–1826
Marriage: 5 March 1783
Nancy Perrin
1773–
Jane Perrin
1783–
Nancy Perrin
1785–
Mary Polly Perrin
1789–1873
Jane Perrin
1775–
Charles Perrin
1777–
Martha Patsy Perrin
1783–1878
James Perrin
1784–1856
John Wesley Perrin
1786–1877
Charles J. Perrin
1793–1855
William Perrin
1797–1881
Martha Perrin
1801–
Nancy Perrin
1803–
Jane Perrin
1807–
Mary Perrin
1809–
Charles Perrin
1811–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 March 1783
Campbell, Virginia, United States
children

(16)

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Parents and Siblings

    John West

    Male1730–1787Male

    Sarah Sally Frazier

    Female–1777Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1775

Age 10

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 11

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1783 · A Free America

Age 18

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Letty Perrin in entry for Samuel Adkison, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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