About Simeon Perkins
Died in defense of Fort Griswold, September 6, 1781
Sources: 1st Congregational Church of Groton, film 4307; Harris/Allyn; Hale
Collection of Headstone Records.
Harris:/Allyn: Killed at Fort Griswold at the age of 22. Baptized in his
infancy June 14, 1760, Rev. Jonathan Barber being pastor of the church. He was
buried beside his cousin, Elisha Perkins, in the Starr Cemetery.
Church: Simeon Perkins, son of Solomon, baptized 15 June 1760.
Hale: Simeon Perkins, died 6 Sept. 1781, age 21. Buried in the Starr
Cemetery in Groton.