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Matthew C. Perry

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Matthew C. Perry

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    John Christophers

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    • 3rd Great-grandfather of Matthew C. Perry — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 46 
    • Birth Date:
    • 3 Sep 1668 
    • Birth Location:
    • New London, New London Co., Connecticut 
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    • Death Date:
    • 3 Feb 1702/1703 
    • Death Location:
    • Barbados, West Indies 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 28 Jul 1696 
    • Marriage Location:
    • New London, New London Co., Connecticut 
    • Notes: 
    • John Christophers is said to have been born over seven years prior to his parents getting married.

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  • Sources for John Christophers

    • 1 Merrick, Barbara Lambert, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 24, Part 2, William Brewster, Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2019), 125.
    • 2 Perry, Rev. Calbraith Bourn, The Perrys of Rhode Island and Tales of Silver Creek: The Bosworth-Bourn-Perry Homestead, New York: Tobias A. Wright Printer and Publisher (1913), 50.
    • 5 Virkus, Frederick Adams, ed., The Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy: First Families of America: A Genealogical Encyclopedia of the . . ., Chicago: multiple publishers (1925-), Vol. 1, p. 249.