Luke Perkins (1641 - 1709)

‹ Back to Perkins surname

Is your surname Perkins?

Research the Perkins family

Luke Perkins's Geni Profile

Records for Luke Perkins

2,981,148 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Birthplace: Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Death: Died in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
Last Updated:

About Luke Perkins

Find A Grave Memorial# 111948648; http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=111948648

  • Birth:  1641 in Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
  • Death:  Mar. 20, 1709 in Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Luke Perkins was born in 1640/1641, probably in Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire,
  • the son of Abraham and Mary (Wyeth or Wise) Perkins.
  • An indenture dated 4th mo. 3d day 1654, states that Luke Perkins, aged about 'fortene' with the consent of his parents puts himself apprentice to Samuel Carter, shoemaker, both of Charlestown.
  • Luke married Mrs. Hannah Cookery (widow of Henry Cookery) on 9 March 1662/63, in Charlestown, Mass.
    • She was born March 3, 1636/7 at Charlestown, the daughter of Robert Long by his second wife, Elizabeth Roberts.
    • Hannah was admitted to the First Church at Charlestown on 29 March 1668.
  • Children:
    • Henry
    • John who died young
    • Luke who died young
    • Luke who married Martha Conant
    • Elizabeth who married Nicholas Lobdell
    • John
    • Abraham
    • Hannah who married Richard Way
    • Mary
  • Luke served in Capt. Thomas Prentice's Company, listed on a treasurer's report dated 24 April 1676, under the command of Lt. Edward Oakes. He was paid 19 shillings, 8 pence.
  • Luke Perkins died at Charlestown on 20 March 1709/10.
    • His son, Luke Perkins of Ipswich, was appointed administrator of the estate on 12 March 1712/13. Inventory: House 62 pounds, personal property 17 pounds. In the account of administration, widow Hannah was named, also son Luke, grandchild Elisabeth daughter of Jeremiah Wright, and Sarah daughter of William Emery.
  • His burial site is thought to be in Copp's Hill Burial Ground with headstones no longer there.
  • Hannah died at Charlestown 16 November 1715.
  • Luke Perkins of Plympton, as administrator of the estates of his father and mother, sold the old homestead in Charlestown the year his mother died.
  • Sources Not Listed Above:
    • Joseph W. Porter, An Account of Part of the Family of Abraham Perkins of Hampton NH, who lived in Plymouth County, Mass., NEHGR, Vol. 50, 1896
    • Asa W. Brown, Perkins Family of Hampton, NH, NEHGR, 1858, Volume 12  
  • Family links: 
    • Parents:
      • Abraham Perkins (1608 - 1683)
      • Mary Wythe Perkins (1618 - 1706)
    • Spouse:  Hannah Long Perkins (1637 - 1715)
  • Burial: Unknown
**************************
view all 13

Luke Perkins's Timeline

1641
1641
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
1663
March 9, 1663
Age 22
Charlestown, Middlesex, Ma
November 13, 1663
Age 22
1664
May 10, 1664
Age 23
Charlestown, MA
1668
March 18, 1668
Age 27
Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1670
April 15, 1670
Age 29
April 15, 1670
Age 29
1672
May 28, 1672
Age 31
Charlestown, MA
1673
December 9, 1673
Age 32
Charlestown, MA
1676
April 5, 1676
Age 35
Charlestown, MA