John Perry

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

The Life 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 1812
New York, United States
children

(5)

    Male1815–1819Male

    William Perry

    Male1817–1871Male

    Female1819–Female

    Male1821–Male

    John Hawkins Perry

    Male1824–1890Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Joseph Perry Jr

    Male1788–1789Male

    Abner Perry

    Male1791–1792Male

    Male1792–1828Male

    William Perry

    Male1794–1846Male

    Matthew Hale Perry

    Male1796–1890Male

+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

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Herry ‘son of Herry’, a variant of Harry ( see Harris ).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pear tree, Middle English per(r)ie (Old English pyrige, a derivative of pere ‘pear’). 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

Sources (1)

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

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