John Perry

11 December 1792–about 1828 (Age 35)
Peru, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Perry was born on 11 December 1792, in Peru, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joseph D Perry, was 28 and his mother, Deliverance Stearns, was 22. He married Mary Freer about 1812, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died about 1828, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

John Perry
1792–1828
Mary Freer
1792–
Marriage: about 1812
Perry
1815–1819
Charlotte Perry
1819–
Charles Perry
1821–
William Perry
1817–1871
John Hawkins Perry
1824–1890

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1812New York, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 2
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 8
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1803
    Age 11
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    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.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Peery
    Pear
    Peary
    Perrie
    Harris
    Perryman

    Sources (1)

    • John Perry, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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