Jane McLoud Perkins

5 March 1855–1930 (Age 74)
Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Jane McLoud

When Jane McLoud Perkins was born on 5 March 1855, in Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, George Henry Perkins, was 23 and her mother, Augusta L Story, was 24. She married George Lunt on 5 May 1884, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870 and Danvers, Essex, Massachusetts, United States for about 40 years. She died in 1930, at the age of 75.

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George Lunt
1849–1935
Jane McLoud Perkins
1855–1930
Marriage: 5 May 1884
George Perkins Lunt
1888–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 May 1884
Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 8

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 20

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.2 Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Peer, a Dutch form of Peter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane M Perkins in household of Geo H Perkins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jane M Perkins in household of George H Perkins, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Jennie M Lunt in household of George H Lunt, "United States Census, 1920"

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