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John PERRY (1858-1925)


John PERRY, 1920, age 61

Name: John PERRY
Sex: Male
Father: Joseph PERRY (1838-1896)
Mother: Mary WILKES (1839-1889)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 19 Dec 1858 Walsall, Staffordshire, UK1,2,3
Bridgeman Street
Q1 1859 Walsall 6b 543 for John PERRY; father Joseph PERRY, a Cart Gear Maker; mother Mary PERRY formerly WILKES
Baptism 9 Feb 1859 (age 0) Walsall, Staffordshire, UK4
St Johns, Walsall, Staffordshire, UK
Igi entry states father was Joseph PERRY, mother was Mary
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 2) Child At Home; Walsall, Staffordshire, UK5
Queen Street, Walsall Foreign, Walsall
Entry was for John PERRY stated age 2
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 12) Scholar; Balsall Heath, Birmingham, UK6
Mary Street, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton, Worcestershire, UK
Entry was for John PERRY stated age 12
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 22) File Cutter; Aston, Birmingham, UK7
6 House 1 Court Newdgate Street, Duddeston, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for John PERRY stated age 22
Occupation 25 Dec 1889 (age 31) File Cutter; Birmingham, UK8
100 Moseley Road, Birmingham, UK
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 32) File Cutter; Aston, Birmingham, UK9
15 Court 6 House, Highgate Street, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for John PERRY stated age 32
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 42) File Smith; Balsall Heath, Birmingham, UK10
3 Albert Terrace, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for John PERRY stated age 41
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 52) File Cutter; Balsall Heath, Birmingham, UK11
3 Albert Terrace, Ladypool Road, Balsall Heath, Worcestershire, UK
Entry was for John PERRY stated age 52
Death 25 Mar 1925 (age 66) Sparkbrook, Bham12
119 Fallows Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, UK
Q1 1925 Birmingham South 6d 307 for John PERRY stated age 66

Marriage (1)

Spouse Alice KEMP (1859-1886)
Children Alice PERRY (1879-1913)
Florence PERRY (1881-1968)
George John PERRY (1883-1907)
Marriage 15 Dec 1878 (age 19) Birmingham, UK13,14
St Martin, Birmingham, UK
Q4 1878 Birmingham 6d 164 for John PERRY m. Alice KEMP

Marriage (2)


Spouse: Elizabeth MERCER, 1920, age 59


Son: Hubert John PERRY, 1919, age 28

Spouse Elizabeth MERCER (1860-1934)
Children Hubert John PERRY (1891-1983)
Marriage 25 Dec 1889 (age 31) Aston, Birmingham, UK15
Holy Trinity Parish Church, Bordesley, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Q4 1889 Aston 6d 521 for John PERRY m Elizabeth MERCER
Father of John PERRY was Joseph PERRY, a Cart Gear Maker

Individual Note

John PERRY was always known as Jack, according to OW. John was the only child of Joseph PERRY, a Cart Gear Maker, and Mary WILKES. John PERRY worked as a File Cutter. In 1878 John PERRY married his first wife Alice KEMP, by whom he had 3 children. Alice died in 1886 when his youngest child was aged 3. John PERRY then married his second wife Elizabeth MERCER in 1889 in Aston, with whom he had 1 child, Hubert John PERRY born in Aston in 1891. John PERRY continued to work as a File Cutter, until his death in Sparkbrook in 1925, aged 66; being survived by his wife Elizabeth.




1"UK GRO B Cert.". See
2"Surname Origin". See
3"Family Tree". See
4"IGI Beta Index Site".
5"UK Census 1861". See
6"UK Census 1871". See
7"UK Census 1881". See
8"UK GRO M Cert.".
9"UK Census 1891". See
10"UK Census 1901". See
11"UK Census 1911". See
12"UK GRO D Cert.". See
13"UK FreeBMD Mar".
14"IGI Online Index".
15"UK GRO M Cert.". See