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Perkins, Jacob
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Map of Ipswich in 1640
Source: Waters, Thomas F. Candlewood an Ancient Neighborhood in Ipswich with Genealogies of John Brown, William Fellows, and Robert Kinsman. Massachusetts: Salem Press, 1909. 


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Jacob Perkins

  (12 Sept 1624, England  - 29 JAN 1700Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA )  

Jacob Perkins was the child of John Perkins and Judith Gater

The Life of Jacob Perkins



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Jacob Perkins appears in Ipswich, Massachusetts records in 1648.
Source: History of Ipswich, Essex, and Hamilton, page 12.

"Jacob was born in England in 1624. He married first Elizabeth ____ ...He afterwards married for a second wife, Damaris Robinson, widow of Nathaniel Robinson, mariner of Boston."


"...seven years old when he landed in Boston with his parents in 1631. Two years later, when only nine years old, he removed with others of the family to Agawam or Ipswich, which was to be his future home, and very probably assisted his father in building his house in this strange land."

"He was the youngest son, and by his father's will was to come into possession of his homestead and lands after his mothers death...He was chosen sergeant of the military company of the town in 1664...He was a farmer and his name is often seen upon the records in the purchase and sale of farming lands."

"This house he occupied until the seventh of August 1668, when it was destroyed by fire through the carelessness of a servant girl. She was imprisoned and afterward brought up before the magistrate to answer for her deed."

"His house (rebuilt) was struck by lightening on a Sunday in 1671...Seargent Jacob Perkins died in Ipswich Jan. 27, 1699-1700, aged seventy-six years."

Source: Perkins, George A., M.D., he family of John Perkins of Ipswich, Mass. : complete in three parts
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News1625 - King James I died; son Charles I crowned
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World History1635 - France enters Thirty Years War as an active combatant. Franco-Spanish War begins.

World History1638 - King Louis XIV born in France

News1642-1645 - 1641 - English Civil War began; 1645 - Civil War ended, Charles I defeated
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World History1643 - King Louis XIII dies, Louis XIV assumes French throne

News1649 - King Charles I tried for levying war; found guilty and was executed; son Charles II declared himself King
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News(1653 - 1658) Lord Cromwell ruled England as Lord Protector
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News1654 - England declared war on Spain
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Invention1656 - The pendulum clock is invented (Christiaan Huygens, Netherlands)

News1660 - Monarchy restored with King Charles II
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1664 - English take New York

USA1664 - English take New York

News1665 - Great Plague struck London; over 75,000 died
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Invention1666 - Isaac Newton discovers gravity

USA1675 - King Philips War takes place between Native Americans and New England colonists

News1685 - King Charles II died; brother James, Duke of York, crowned King James II
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News(1688 - 1689) Glorious Revolution took place, King James II deposed by Parliament
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News1689 - William III and Mary II jointly crowned King and Queen of England
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World History1689 - William & Mary assume English throne. Peter the Great assumes Russian throne.

News1694 - Queen Mary II died; Bank of England established
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Invention1698 - The steam engine is invented (Thomas Savery, England)

Death
29 JAN 1700
Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA





Marriage(s) and Child(ren)



marriage Jacob Perkins married Elizabeth Lovell? -- Date: 1648 Place:  Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Source: Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001. 




"Jacob (1624-1700) & 1/wf Elizabeth [WHlPPLE] (ca 1629-1686) ca 1648 Ipswich {Woodbury (1904) 150 Bigelow-Howe 102 EIHC 1:48, 13:104, 19:266 Converse (1905) 832 Cushing (ms) 186, 362, 450 Putnam's Mag. 2:7 Dodge Anc. (1896) 28 Pillsbury Anc. 45, 347 Dawes-Gates 1:486 F. D. Roosevelt's Anc. 98 Granberry 293 Reg. 10:213, 215, 60:49 Wildes Anc. 90 Perkins (,1) 18 Perkins (,3) 5 Essex Ant. 6:107, 11:25 Hyde 1:32 Avery Pedigree 80 Cary Anc. 56 Salisbury Fam. 282 Ferrin-Preston 12 Woolsey 172 Paul Anc. 72 Treadwell (1906) 4 Perkins (1947) 2 Williams (,16) 116, 144 Bradbury 60}"


Title Our New England ancestors and their descendants, 1620-1900: historical, genealogical, biographical
Publisher New England Ancestral Pub. Co., 1900
Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison
Digitized Jun 13, 2007
Length 84 pages
Page 37


Source: The Family of John Perkins of Ipswich, Massachusetts. Complete in Three Parts. by Geo. A. Perkins, M.D., Salem Mass. 1889
Page 7

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Children:

daughter Elizabeth Perkins (1 Apr 1649, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - 4 DEC 1718, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA)

son John Perkins (3 July 1652, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - , )

daughter Judith Perkins (11 JUL 1655, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - abt. 1743, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA)

daughter Mary Perkins (14 May 1658, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - , )

son Jacob Perkins (3 Aug 1662, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - 12 NOV 1705, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA)

son Matthew Perkins (23 June 1665, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - 15 APR 1738, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA)

daughter Hannah Perkins (11 Oct 1670, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - , )

son Joseph Perkins (21 Jun 1674, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - 6 SEP 1726, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA)

son Jabez Perkins (15 May 1677, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA - 15 JAN 1742, Norwich, New London, Connecticut, USA)




marriage Jacob Perkins married Damaris UNKNOWN -- Date: aft. 1685 Place: 




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