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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Family Time Line

George Perry JP
1843–1912
Maria Hurst
1844–1926
Marriage: 2 March 1864
William Hurst Perry
1865–1913
Benjamin Perry
1875–1906
Fergus George Perry
1867–1932
Sophie Perry
1869–1871
Herbert James Perry
1872–1876
Sydney Perry
1877–1945
Walter Perry
1880–1919
Percy Perry
1882–1933
Arthur Perry
1885–1921

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)

    1847

    Age 4

    Gold found in Port Phillip.

    1867

    Age 24

    End of transportation to Western Australia.

    1870

    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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