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Perkins family page


Charlotte Perkins married soldier Peter Baker in St Helier in 1803

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Origins of surname

This name means, literally, a close relative of Peter, and comes from Old English, then French, then Greek.

Early records

The name first appeared in Jersey church registers with the baptism of Elizabeth, daughter of Henry and Ann, in St Brelade in 1812.


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Family wills

These wills created by members of the Perkins family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Cecile Perkins née Mauger, 29 Union Street, St Helier - 18 November 1927, D/Y/A/87
  • Alice Perkins, 4 Belvedere Terrace, Millbrook, St Helier - 23 January 1945, D/Y/A/113
  • Arthur Perkins, 48 Esplanade, St Helier - 23 July 1912, D/Y/A/71
  • Charles Perkins, 6 Hill Street Chambers, St Helier, Director of the New Channel Islands Entertainments Company - 6 November 1918, D/Y/A/78

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