Edward V. Perkins
was buried at Lord's Cemetery, Berwick, Maine, USA
. He was naturalized; Doctor. He Some claim Edward V. was born MA vice NH.
SUSPECT the 'V' COULD be 'Verrill' as it shows up as such in later generations.
b.d. calculated from age at time of death.
Based on Edward and Family's location in 1850, I'd NOT be surprised seeing some of his children listing Mass. as a birth place. As much as NH/ME are identical in the Berwick/Somersworth area!
In Early Strafford Marriages (Canney) book: Edward V. Perkins, who married Sophia Watson, 27-Nov-1831. Edward b. @1810, d. 9-May-1872. Sophia d. 6-Feb-1894.
NOTE: A 'contemporary', Edward Perkins, father of Edward Wight Perkins (Edward W.) of Waldo County, Maine, is the one who married Joanna Wight. That Edward was born @1804, and his son, Edward W., b. 1829.
On Edward 'Warren's' marriage record, lists this Edward as possibly a Doctor.
Interestingly, in 1850 US Census, the family appears in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts (1049-1181), as follows:
Edward V. Perkins, 40, m, Agent for Insurance Co.
Sophia Perkins, 41, f,
Leonard Perkins, 15, m
Edward W. Perkins, 13, m,
Seth B. Perkins, 11, m,
Mary E. Perkins, 9, f,
Sophia F. Perkins, 6, f,
Laura A. Perkins, 4, f,
Ruel M. Perkins, 2, m,
1860 US Census for North Berwick, York, Maine (275-273):
All born NH:
Edward A. Perkins, 50, m, Gentleman,
Sophia ', 51, F, none,
Leonard J. Perkins, 25, m, Confectioner,
Edward Perkins, 23, m, ditto,
Seth B. Perkins, 20, m, Stone Cutter,
Mary E. Perkins, 19, f, Lady,
Sophia F? Perkins, 15, f, ditto,
Loring A. Perkins, 14, f,
Ruel M. Perkins, 12, m,
1870 Census for (P.O. of Great Falls, NH), Berwick, York, Maine:
Perkins, Edw. V. 60, m, w, Physician, (fits 'Doctor' listed on 'Warren's' and Caroline's marriage record in Rollinsford)
' Sophia, 61, f w, keeping house,
' Laura, 24, f, w, Nurse,
In the same house is another family, surname looks like Shorey.
Shorey, Levi W, 34, m, w,
', Mary, 28, f, w,
', Maynard, 10, m, w,
', Sophia S., 4, f, w,
', Marcia M., 6/12, f, w,
That being the family of Edward's daughter, Mary E. Perkins and her young husband, Levi Shorey.
For 1880 Census, see Sophia, as Edward passed prior to 1880.
NOTE: Based on Lord's Cemetery burials, it appears Edward MAY have had a brother, Seth 'W', whose wife, Eliza A. is buried there, also (not sure if NEAR Edward and Sophia), Eliza (Mar/Apr1826 - 18Aug1851).
Following are Perkins in Lord's Cemetery listings:
Perkins, Edward V. (Dr.), d. May 9, 1872, aged 62 yrs. 2 days.
Eliza A., wife Seth W., d. Aug. 18, 1851,
aged 25 yrs. 4 mos. 18 days.
Seth V., d. Aug. 4, 1871, aged 32 yrs.
, wife Seth V., d. 1880.*
Sophia, wife Edward V., d. Feb. 6, 1894.
Sophia F., d. 1868, aged 23 yrs. 10 mos. He was born on 7 May 1810 at New Hampshire, USA
. He was the son of Mr. Perkins
and Mrs. Perkins
. Edward V. Perkins married Sophia Watson
on 27 November 1831 at Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
. Edward V. Perkins died on 9 May 1872 at Berwick, York County, Maine, USA
, at age 62.