John Perkins

1917–1999 (Age 82)
Casey, Butler, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John

When John Perkins was born in 1917, in Casey, Butler, Kentucky, United States, his father, Elvin Gilford Perkins, was 43 and his mother, Katherine "Kate" Nichols, was 35. He lived in Walltown, Casey, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Casey, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 10 November 1999, in Hustonville, Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Elvin Gilford Perkins
Katherine "Kate" Nichols
Gladys Perkins
Eva Perkins
Jennie Perkins
Etwell Perkins
Clydell Perkins
Gilbert Perkins
John Perkins
Clarence Perkins

Parents & Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 0

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1919: Butler, Kentucky, United States

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.2 Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Peer, a Dutch form of Peter .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • John Perkins in household of Elnin Perkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John R Perkins in household of Elvin G Perkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Riley Perkins, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.