I am searching for the parents/family of SARAH AMELIA PERKINS b. 1836 in MAGOFFIN/MORGAN COUNTY. She was the mother of MEREDITH D. PERKINS b. 1854 in same County. He married MATILDA COTTON; they were the parents of SARAH EMILY PERKINS THOMPSON b. 1876; who was my grandmother.Cissy
My brick wall is the ancestry of Edward Perkins, born in Pennsylvania 3 Sept 1789 and died in Benton County, Iowa in 1868. He had many siblings (listed below), most of whom were Married in Washington county, Ohio. This family is believed to be the offspring of Anthony and Anne (Oatley) Perkins who were found in Pennsylvania in the 1790 Census.
b July 1812 in KY. Left an orphan. Raised by unknown family where he
served as an apprentice cabinet maker. m Viney Unknown in TN. in MS
1840 > TX. 1850. d 12 Feb. 1884 in Gordon-Blue Flat, Palo Pinto Co.
TX. Children: Preston b ca 1836 in MS; Milton b ca 1839 in MS.; Mary J.
b ca 1841 in MS.; Ezekiel b ca 1844 in MS.; Minerva b ca 1846 in MS.
Marion b 1853 in TX.; Emily b. 1859 in TX. Uriah m 2nd wife Mary Jane
Gilliland in 1860 in Wise Co/Parker Co. TX. Their children; Vienna ;
Electra b ca 1865 in TX.; Margaret E. b ca 1870 in TX. ; John b 25
July 1867 in TX.; Bill ; Uriah W. b ca 1873 in TX.
My other brick wall g grandfather Marion Perkins b. 1853 in TX. Smith
Co. ? m Sarah Margaret Miller 16 Mar. 1872 in Wilson Co. TX. only known
child : Joah "Joe" Greene b 22 Jan 1869 in TX. I have not been able to
find any record on Marion except for census and marriage. Last census he
was on was 1870 Wilson Co., TX. The 1880 census of Wise Co., TX. shows
Sarah and Joah living with her sister and brother in law
Thomas and Clarissa Culwell.
GHank34462@aol.com Jerry ADDED 10-26-99 My Brick Wall is John Perkins born 15 July 1806 in Ky or Tenn. He died 11 Apr 1880 in Lebanon, Wilson Co., Tenn. He married Renanna Newman Sherrill on 8 Feb. 1837. Children of this marriage were: William M., Margaret E.,Andrew Mason, Julia Emeline, Mary Jane, Syrena L., Lee or Leroy and Eliza Perkins. Have more info on this family and would be glad to share if this connects with info anyone else has. Thanks.
Bage Neimeyer email@example.com Need information on John Perkins, father of Willis Alexander Perkins who was born in 1863 in MS. John was born according to census info from Willis in Mississippi also. I do not have a spouse for him. This is all the information that I have. Willis is my grandfather. Would really like to find my Perkins family.