Harvey Lytle Perkins

27 June 1834–18 October 1919 (Age 85)
Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Harvey Lytle

When Harvey Lytle Perkins was born on 27 June 1834, in Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Andrew Houston Perkins, was 24 and his mother, Jemima Whitson, was 26. He had at least 5 sons and 4 daughters with Elizabeth Parke. He lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850. He died on 18 October 1919, in Otto, Fremont, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Otto Cemetery, Otto, Fremont, Wyoming, United States.

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Harvey Lytle Perkins
Elizabeth Parke
Louisa Perkins
Harvey Lytle Perkins Jr.
Alice Elizabeth Perkins
John Jefferson Perkins
William Harris Perkins
Huldah Perkins
George Washington Lafayette Perkins
Arthur Perkins
Ivie Elizabeth Perkins

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 2
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
Age 16
Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
Age 26
In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.

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

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Sources (21)

  • Harvey I Perkins in entry for John Jefferson Perkins, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Harvey S Perkins in household of Reuben W Perkins, "United States Census, 1850"
  • H L Perkins in entry for William Charles Faust and Ivie Elizabeth Perkins, "Wyoming Marriages, 1869-1923"

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