John Thomas Perkins

26 June 1876–16 April 1961 (Age 84)
Forest, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Perkins was born on 26 June 1876, in Forest, Tasmania, Australia, his father, John Thomas Perkins, was 26 and his mother, Eliza Ann Atkins, was 24. He married Florence Amelia Roach on 19 May 1903, in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 16 April 1961, in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Perkins
1876–1961
Florence Amelia Roach
1879–1965
Marriage: 19 May 1903
John Charles Perkins
1903–1980
Vernon Everard Perkins
1906–
Jessie Doreen Perkins
1908–1988
Raynor George Perkins
1912–
Trevor Ernest Perkins
1915–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 May 1903
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
children

(5)

    John Charles Perkins

    Male1903–1980Male

    Vernon Everard Perkins

    Male1906–Male

    Jessie Doreen Perkins

    Female1908–1988Female

    Raynor George Perkins

    Male1912–Male

    Male1915–2003Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Thomas Perkins

    Male1850–1930Male

    Eliza Ann Atkins

    Female1852–1881Female

siblings

(8)

    James Perkins

    Male1868–1869Male

    Helen PERKINS

    Female1870–Female

    Annie PERKINS

    Female1871–Female

    Edith Eliza Perkins

    Female1874–Female

    Male1876–1961Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 1

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 16

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 25

First Federal election.

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Thomas Perkins, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration, 1803-1933"
  • John Thomas Perkins in entry for Vernon Everard, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration of Births, 1899-1912"
  • John Thomas Perkins in entry for Raynor George, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration of Births, 1899-1912"

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