Absalom Perkins

Male 1797 - 1850  (52 years)


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  • Name Absalom Perkins 
    Born 22 Nov 1797  Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 24 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Jan 1850  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 25519  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I134328  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 23 May 2008 

    Father Ute Perkins,   b. 15 Jul 1761, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Sarah Gant,   b. 22 Apr 1760,   d. 4 Jun 1845  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1781  Ashville, Buncombe, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29961  Group Sheet

    Family Nancy Martin,   b. 1 May 1792, , Bedford, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1856, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 1815  Sparta, White, Tennessee,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ute Perkins,   b. 5 Mar 1816, , White, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1901, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Sarah Perkins,   b. 28 Sep 1817, , White, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1849, , Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     3. William Lewis Perkins,   b. 18 Jun 1819, , White, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1899  (Age 79 years)
     4. David Martin Perkins,   b. 23 Aug 1823, , White, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1874, Pleasant Green, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     5. Susannah Perkins,   b. 5 Apr 1830, Macedonia, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. George Washington Perkins,   b. 1 May 1836, Macedonia, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1916, Pleasant Green, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     7. Christopher Columbus Perkins,   b. 4 Jan 1838, Macedonia, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. John Calvin Perkins,   b. 25 Jul 1828, , Warren, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F29960  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 1850 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record created by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      T6 R5, Sec 31, W/2 of NE/4 of NE/4, 80 acres
      T6 R5, Sec 32, Block 11, Lot 1, W/2 (Ramus)
      T6 R5, Sec 32, Block 11, Lot 3, SW (Macedonia)
      T6 R5, Sec 32, Block 11, Lot 4, W/2 (Macedonia)
      T6 R5, Sec 32, NE/4 of SE/4, 40 acres
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black Black & Plewe, pp 3018-3020
      Property Records, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc: 1 page
      Hancock County Land Records 1840+, 1 page
      Hancock County Tax Records, page 86

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register pages 353- 354
      Early 70's & High Priest Index, LDS Archives, page 110
      High Priests of Nauvoo & SLC, LDS Archives, page 105
      Members, LDS 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 34 pages 440-443

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, page 1096
      Our Pioneer Heritage, DUP, Vol 3 page 398; Vol 17 page 415
      Conquerors of the West, SUP 1999, Vol 3 page 1984
      Mormon Redress Petition, Clark Johnson, page 603
      Mormon Redress, Scroll Petition, Clark Johnson, pages 565-568

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: Ancestral File, 3 pages
      ancestry.com: 2 pages
      rootsweb.com: WorldConnect, 4 pages
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 3 pages
      findagrave.com 1 page

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      Birth Date: 22 Nov 1794