Elsey Ann Perry


Franklin, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Elsey Ann

Elsey Ann Perry was born in Franklin, North Carolina, United States as the daughter of John Perry Sr. and Mary Ruffin. She married Pvt Ephraim Conyers about 1776, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She died in North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pvt Ephraim Conyers
1756–1844
Elsey Ann Perry
Marriage: about 1776
John Conyers
1778–
Frances Conyers
1780–
Elizabeth Conyers
1788–
Mary "Polly" Conyers
1790–1865
Amy Conyers
1790–1850
Joel Conyers
1794–1839
Nancy Conyers
1796–1860
Sarah Conyers
1807–
Richard D. Conyers
1803–1881
Alice Conyers
1805–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1776
North Carolina, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Male1750–1815Male

    Mary "Polly" Perry

    Female1750–Female

    Anna Perry

    Female1752–1796Female

    Burwell Perry

    Male1756–1816Male

    Male1770–1828Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

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 (3)

  • Perry: Extract of Last Will & Testament for John Perry, Sr. (1796) in Franklin County, North Carolina, Alcey Conyers, daughter and others
  • U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 View Record

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