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Joshua PERRY

Male 1795 - 1865  (70 years)


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  • Name Joshua PERRY 
    Born 23 Mar 1795  Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name Joshua PEERY 
    Died 12 Jul 1865  Gentry County, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Peery, E. H. and Peery, Joseph S., "The Peery Genealogy," in The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, Vol. VIII, No. 3 (July 1917), p. 128:

      Joshua Peery . . . was born 23 March 1795 in Tazewell Co., Va. and died 12 July 1865 in Albany, Missouri. He was married 15 Aug. 1815 by John Peery to Nancy Powers who was born in Tazewell Co. Va. and died in Meigs Co. Ohio 12 July 1865. he removed to Ohio about the time of his marriage where all of his children were born. He moved to Missouri. He served in the war of 1812. He married for second wife Margaret Peery Gillespie. He spelled his name Perry.

      Children [not listed in age order]:

      1st wife, all born in Centerville, Ohio. . . .

      i Andrew b 2. June 1837. . . .

      ii James A. b 12 Sept. 1839. [This source states later that James A. was born in Jackson County, OH.]

      iii Freeland Jackson m Sarah Keysor.

      iv John Henderson m Nancy Gregory.

      v Russell m Hannah Scerlock. . . .

      vi Harvy.

      vii Nancy Ann.

      viii Mary Ellen m (1) Richard Largen (2) James Glenden (3) Wiley.

      ix Jane m William H. Price.

      x Melinda died in infancy.

      (2) Centerville is a village in Gallia County, OH. Although the village is officially named Centerville, it is also commonly known as Thurman or as Ridgeway. Its official name has also been spelled Centreville.

      (3) A household headed by Joshua PERRY is listed in the 1830 census of Madison Township, Jackson County, OH.

      Listed in Joshua's household are 1 free white male under 5 years of age; 1 free white male between 10 and 15 years of age; 1 free white male between 30 and 40 years of age; 1 free white female under 5 years of age; 1 free white female between 5 and 10 years of age; and 1 free white female between 20 and 30 years of age.

      Assuming that Joshua is the free white male listed in the 1830 census as then being between 30 and 40 years of age, he would have been born between 1790 and 1800, according to the 1830 census.

      Assuming that Joshua's wife is the free white female listed in the 1830 census as then being between 20 and 30 years of age, she would have been born between 1800 and 1810, according to the 1830 census.

      Assuming that the other persons in Joshua's household are children of Joshua and/or his wife, those children would have consisted of 2 sons (1 of which sons would have been born between 1825 and 1830, and 1 of which sons would have been born between 1815 and 1820, according to the 1830 census) and 2 daughters (1 of which daughters would have been born between 1825 and 1830, and 1 of which daughters would have been born between 1820 and 1825, according to the 1830 census).
      (4) A household headed by Joshua PERRY is listed in the 1840 census of Bloomfield Township, Jackson County, OH.

      Listed in Joshua's household are 2 free white males under 5 years of age; 2 free white males between 5 and 10 years of age; 1 free white male between 10 and 15 years of age; 1 free white male between 30 and 40 years of age; 1 free white female between 15 and 20 years of age; and 1 free white female between 40 and 50 years of age.

      Assuming that Joshua is the free white male listed in the 1840 census as then being between 30 and 40 years of age, he would have been born between 1800 and 1810, according to the 1840 census.

      Assuming that Joshua's wife is the free white female listed in the 1840 census as then being between 40 and 50 years of age, she would have been born between 1790 and 1800, according to the 1840 census.

      Assuming that the other persons in Joshua's household are children of Joshua and/or his wife, those children would have consisted of 5 sons (2 of which sons would have been born between 1835 and 1840, 2 of which sons would have been born between 1830 and 1835, and 1 of which sons would have been born between 1825 and 1830, according to the 1840 census), and 1 daughter (which daughter would have been born between 1820 and 1825, according to the 1840 census).
      (5) A household headed by Joshua PERRY is listed in the 1850 census of Bloomfield Township, Jackson County, OH.

      Joshua is listed in the 1850 census as a farmer who was then 55 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1795. According to the 1850 census, he was born in VA.

      Listed with Joshua is his wife, Nancy Perry, who was then 50 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1800. According to the 1850 census, she was born in VA.

      Listed with Joshua is his son, John H., a farmer who was then 25 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1825. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, Freeland J., a farmer who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1833. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, Harvy, who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1835. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, Andrew, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1837. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, James A., who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1839. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his daughter, Nancy A., who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1842. According to the 1850 census, she was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his daughter, Mary E., who was then 6 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1844. According to the 1850 census, she was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, William R., who was then 1 year of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, he was born in about 1849. According to the 1850 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is Lydia PRICE, who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1850 census, she was born in about 1827. According to the 1850 census, she was born in OH.
      (6) A household headed by Joshua PERRY is listed in the 1860 census of Columbia Township, Meigs County, OH.

      Joshua Perry is listed in the 1860 census as a farmer who was then 65 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1795. According to the 1860 census, he was born in VA.

      Listed with Joshua is his wife, Nancey, who was then 60 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1800. According to the 1860 census, she was born in VA.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, Freland, a farmer who was then 26 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1834. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, Andrew, a farmer who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1837. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his son, James, a farmer who was then 20 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1840. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is his daughter, Mary E., who was then 16 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, she was born in about 1844. According to the 1860 census, she was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is Riley P. PERRY, who was then 10 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1850. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.

      Also listed with Joshua is George PRICE, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1860 census, he was born in about 1852. According to the 1860 census, he was born in OH.
    Person ID I31306  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father John PEERY,   b. 28 Sep 1762, Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1744, Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Deborah KIDD,   b. 11 Feb 1770, Staunton, Augusta County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1853, Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 8 Jan 1787 
    Family ID F13542  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret PEERY,   b. Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James A. PERRY,   b. 12 Sep 1839  [natural]
     2. Andrew PERRY,   b. 2 Jun 1837  [natural]
     3. Nancy Ann PERRY  [natural]
     4. Harvey PERRY  [natural]
     5. Mary Ellen PERRY  [natural]
     6. Malinda PERRY  [natural]
     7. Jane PERRY  [natural]
     8. Freeland PERRY  [natural]
     9. Russell PERRY  [natural]
     10. John Henderson PERRY  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F13601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy POWERS,   b. Abt 1800, Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1865, Meigs County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1815  Tazewell County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Anderson PERRY,   b. 12 Sep 1839, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1915, Vinton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     2. Andrew PERRY,   b. 2 Jun 1837, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1810, Jackson County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Nancy Ann PERRY,   b. Abt 1842, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1857, Meigs County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 15 years)  [natural]
     4. William Riley PERRY,   b. 18 Apr 1850, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1898, Vinton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
     5. Mary Ellen PERRY,   b. Abt 1844, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Harvey PEERY,   b. Apr 1835, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1915, Probably Allen County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)  [natural]
     7. Eliza Jane PERRY,   b. 1822, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1852, Jackson County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  [natural]
     8. Russell PERRY,   b. 14 May 1817, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1872, Vinton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
     9. John Henderson PERRY,   b. 11 May 1825, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1891, Vinton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
     10. Freeland Jackson PERRY,   b. Abt 1833, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 14 Jun 1900, Probably Meigs County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)  [natural]
     11. Malinda PERRY,   b. Between 1825 and 1830, Centerville, Gallia County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 14:55:00 
    Family ID F13604  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart