Elizabeth Perry

Female1590–

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Perry was born in 1590, in England, her father, Richard Perry Sr., was 33 and her mother, Gwen Rhys Wynn, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Richard Perry Sr.
1557–1621
Gwen Rhys Wynn
1560–
Phillip Isaac Perry
1577–1669
Richard Perry
1578–1579
Roger Perry
1579–1618
Richard Perry
1580–1650
Thompson Malbone
1580–1649
John Perry
1581–1629
Hosea Perry
1584–
Edward Perry
1585–1622
Thomas Perry
1587–
William Perry
1588–1619
Elizabeth Perry
1590–

Sources (1)

  • Elizabeth Perrye, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Siblings (11)

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World Events (3)

1600 · The Honourable East India Company

Age 10

The Honourable East India Company, a British joint-stock company, was established in 1600 for trade in the Indian Ocean region. At its height, the British East India Company had a private army which was twice the size of the British Army, ruled large sections of India, and revenues in the millions.

1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 30

"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."

1642 · The English Civil War

Age 52

A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.

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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