John Perkins

before 1758–1777 (Age 19)
Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Perkins was born before 1758, in Maryland, United States, his father, Moses Perkins, was 30 and his mother, Sebret, was 31. He died in 1777, at the age of 20.

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Moses Perkins
Solomon Perkins
John Perkins
Moses Perkins
Elizabeth Perkins
William Perkins
Isaac Perkins
Robert Biggan Perkins

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World Events (3)

Age 18
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
Age 18
Maryland is the 7th state.
1776 · The Declaration to the King
Age 18
"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

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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