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 1850 Wisconsin Biographical Sketches

Andrew Perkins b.1833 N.Y. He was listed on the 1850 WI Census at Emmett, Dodge Co., NY in the home of Aaron & Roxann Labern/Labun/Laberw/Labuw. In 1860 he was listed at Calamus, Dodge Co., WI with his wife ADELINE (HALL) b.1836 OH d.1914 MN. She m. 2nd; Charles Foster and removed to Hennepin Co., MN where she died.

Their known children were:

1.Wesley Perkins b.1856 WI    *Removed to Bathgate, N.D.
2.George H. Perkins b.2.9.1859 WI d.2.25.1907 Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., MN

**NOTE** This Andrew Perkins is NOT the son of William & Julia (Shaw) Perkins.

Source: WI Census Records
Source: Maiden name of Adeline (Hall) & Birth\Death of George H. Perkins - Minnesota Death Records 1866-1916
Source: Burial - Adaline (Hall) Perkins \ Foster - Crystal Lake Cemetery - Minneapolis, MN - Find-A-Grave.com


Ephraim Perkins b.1813 NY d.1877 CA. Son of (John & Mary (Anderson) Perkins). He and his wife ELIZABETH (CONKEY) were listed on the 1850 WI Census at Fairfield, Dodge Co., WI. In 1860 he was listed at Spring Prairie, Walworth Co., WI. Elizabeth (Conkey) was a sister of Ellen (Conkey) wife of Pliny Perkins. They removed to Sheldon, IA and settled at Windsor, Sonoma Co., CA.

Their known children were:

1.Dewitt C. Perkins b.1844 NY
2.Bishop Perkins b.1847 WI

Source: WI Census Records
Source: Maiden Name of: ELIZABETH CONKEY - Biographical Sketch of Pliny Perkins & Lucius McConkey - Commemorative Biographical Record of Prominent and Representative Men of Racine and Kenosha Counties Wisconsin Containing Biographical Sketches of Business and Professional Men and Many of the Early Settled Families. [P.136]


Bradley Perkins b.1779 NY was listed on the 1850 WI Census at Hustisford, Dodge Co., WI in the household of Potter Rice and family. Bradley Perkins was listed as a shoemaker.

His known child was:

1.Elenor Perkins b.1819 Jefferson Co., NY m.
Potter Rice

This Bradley Perkins, A "Possible" Son of: Jason Perkins

Source: WI Census Records


Lewis Boyles Perkins b.1822/1825 Cattaraugus Co., NY d.1899 Monroe Co., WI. Son of (Chester & Salinda (Chase) Perkins). He and his 1st wife HARRIET (FORD) ; his 2nd wife (married after 1872);  MARTHA J. (HARPER). They were listed on the 1850 WI Census at Rubicon, Dodge Co., WI. In 1860 they were listed at Clinton, Bad Ax Co.\Vernon Co., WI.

Their known children w/Harriet were:

1.Samuel W. Perkins b.1846 NY m. Sarah Carsen
2.Abigail S. Perkins b.1848 VT
3.Thurza J. Perkins b.1850 WI m.
Cortes P. Taylor      *Removed to Vernon, Co., WI, Monroe Co., WI and settled at Barron Co., WI
4.Mariah/Hannah Perkins b.1851 WI
5.Lewis C. Perkins b.1852 WI m. 9.25.1875 Monroe Co., WI;
Charlotte Rathbun
6.Alma/Harriet Perkins b.1855 WI
7.Thomas J. Perkins b.1857 WI     
*Removed to Vernon Co., WI
8.Jesse/Russell Perkins b.1860 WI
9.Mary P. Perkins b.1863 WI

*Note: A. Russell b.1810 NY (male) was living in their household.

Source: WI Census Records
Source: Thurza J. Perkins marriage - History of Barron Co., Wisconsin
Source: Lewis C. Perkins marriage - WI Monroe Co., Marriage Records


Harriet Perkins b.1837 NY and her sister Rosalia Perkins b.1839 NY were listed on the 1850 WI Census at Calamus, Dodge Co., WI in the household of Charles Clark b.1818 & his wife Mary Clark b.1829.
Source: WI Census Records


*NOTE*. Some or all of this material may contain errors. It will be up to the researcher to show proof before passing on any of this information.


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