Truman Perry

Born: Feb 14, 1802
Loc: York Co. Maine
Died : Aug 27, 1851
Loc: Venango Twp. Erie Co. PA
Bur: Lowville Cemetery,
Venango Twp. Erie Co. PA
Gravestone Photo

Father: Francis Perry Jr.
Mother: Abigail Nason

Married: 03 Feb 1831
Venango Twp. Erie Co., PA

Spouse: Jane Donaldson,
daughter of James Donaldson and Mary Moore

Marriage Record:
Truman Perry and Jane Donaldson
Marriage service performed by Absalom McReady.

Marriage: February 03, 1831, Middlebrook Church, Venango Twp, Erie Co, PA

Children:  Mary/Giles/Abigail/Anthony/Calista/Theodore/Baily/Hannah

Extract of letter written by daughter Abigail: In the year 1825/26 my father and his brother Giles came to Erie Co,. Penna. and settled in Waterford township near Lake Pleasant. The each bought fifty acres of land from the government and began to clear the land and make homes for themselves. They lived alone for five years when father was married. Father died in Venango township and is buried in Lowville Cemetery, Aug 27, 1851,
aged 49 years 6 mo and 13 days.

Deed from Francis Perry to Truman Perry, Waterford Twp. January 21, 1839

1850 Census: Venango Twp. Erie Co. PA

Treasurerís Sale of Unseated Lands:
Unpaid Taxes 1830, 1831 3/7/1832
Waterford Township
Truman Perry; Tract 2012; 50 acres .75
Grave Record:
Truman Perry/died /August 27, 1851
Aged 49 years, 6 months, 13 days
Source: Erie Historical Society, Erie, Erie Co., PA