George Perry JP

Male18 September 1843–7 February 1912

Brief Life History of George

When George Perry JP was born on 18 September 1843, in Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Benjamin Perry, was 40 and his mother, Sophia Combs, was 31. He married Maria Hurst on 2 March 1864, in Yass, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 7 February 1912, in New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 68, and was buried in Rookwood, New South Wales, Australia.

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George Perry JP
Maria Hurst
Marriage: 2 March 1864
William Hurst Perry
Benjamin Perry
Fergus George Perry
Sophie Perry
Herbert James Perry
Sydney Perry
Walter Perry
Percy Perry
Arthur Perry

Sources (15)

  • George Perry, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
  • Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 March 1864Yass, New South Wales, Australia
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Age 4

    Gold found in Port Phillip.


    Age 24

    End of transportation to Western Australia.


    Age 27

    British troops withdraw from Australia.

    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.

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