John Perry III

1669–1725 (Age 56)
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of John

When John Perry III was born on 3 March 1669, in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Perry II, was 25 and his mother, Sarah Price, was 21. He married Sarah "Sary" Hill Price on 9 July 1693, in Watertown, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He died on 6 August 1725, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

John Perry III
1669–1725
Sarah "Sary" Hill Price
1667–1730
Marriage: 9 July 1693
Sarah Perry
1694–1777
John Perry
1696–1790
Mary Perry
1697–1755
Mary Perry
1697–1780
Abigail Perry
1701–1775
Sarah Perry
1701–
Elizabeth Perry
1702–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
9 July 1693
Watertown, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Herry ‘son of Herry’, a variant of Harry ( see Harris ).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pear tree, Middle English per(r)ie (Old English pyrige, a derivative of pere ‘pear’). This surname and a number of variants have been established in Ireland since the 17th century.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Perry in entry for James Perry, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • John Perry, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Perry in entry for Sarah Perry, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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