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Benjamin James Perks

Benjamin James Perks

Male 1840 - 1911  (71 years)

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  • Name Benjamin James Perks 
    Born 05 Apr 1840  Burrowa, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Article
    • Benjamin Perks was good a stone sculpture, he was known to have chiseled two lion heads
    Died 21 Oct 1911  the Hospital, Peak Hill, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1280  Mote/McInnes
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2006 

    Father Josiah George Swift Perks,   b. 22 Jan 1808, Cannon Street Meeting House - baptist, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 May 1871, Burrowa, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Isabella Ann Shelbourne,   b. 1805, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Dec 1870, Burrowa, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1832  Place of Worship, Bathurst, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • by John Espy Kearne, Chaplain, Church of England. They had to make a formal application to the Government for permission to marry by banns. The ceremony was conducted by John Espey Keane, Chaplain of the Church of England, Bathurst. At the time of their marriage George had been in the colony for five years and was 24 years of age. Isabella had been in the colony for two years and was 28 years old
    Article Mar 1853  Campbell Street, Boorowa, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • bought a 10 acre block from James Grosvenor
    Family ID F151  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Cooke,   b. 01 Jan 1849, Ewhurst, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1874, Young, NSW, Australia, -34.301401,148.29895 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 05 Apr 1866  Pudman, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • They were married by Will Robson and the witnesses were John Perks and Ann Matilda Pearsall
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Perks,   b. 15 Jun 1867, Back Creek, Young, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1951, Dubbo, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Edwin Augustus Perks,   b. 1869, Binalong, NSW, Australia, -34.670912,148.628368 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Yelbini/Northam, WA, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Hannah Bertha Perks,   b. 30 Jul 1870, Pudman Creek, near Boorowa, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941, Cowra, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Margaret Jane Perks,   b. 24 Mar 1874, Young, NSW, Australia, -34.301401,148.29895 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Whitehead,   b. 1842, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1875  Young, NSW, Australia, -34.301401,148.29895 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F676  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Benjamin James Perks
    Benjamin James Perks
    Benjamin James Perks
    Photograph provided by Peter Cribbin