Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Tombstone Tuesday - J.H. and Emma Perkins

Buried Smithland Cemetery. 
Tombstone photographed 8 November 2014.

J.H. Perkins married Emma Cooper 26 March 1876 in Livingston County. [1] Emma Cooper was likely the daughter of Thomas Cooper and Lean Biby, who married 30 January 1842 Livingston County. [2]

John H. Perkins was a dealer in groceries. He and Emma had seven children, but only two (Harry D. and Gordon) were living, according to the 1900 Livingston County census.

[1] Livingston County Marriage Bond Book 1:525-526.
[2] Livingston County Marriage Register:29.

Published 15 Sep 2015, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/

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