Perkins Family Cemetery
Jenkins County, Georgia
Lat: 32°53'47"N, Lon: 81°54'36"W, approx
Contributed by Larry L. Ketchum, Mar 10, 2003 [email@example.com] Total records = 19.
Location: To reach this cemetery from Millen, GA, take Hwy 23 northwest about eight miles, then turn left on Messex Rd. (dirt) and continue 1.7 miles to a dirt lane that runs northerly (right) through a pine woods. The cemetery is .19 mile from Messex Rd. at the end of the dirt lane.
This cemetery is enclosed by a chain-link fence and is well maintained by the Perkins family.
I have transcribed Feb 20, 1998 from all known tombstones.
- Larry L. Ketchum
Perkins, David, b. 20 Oct 1773, d. 20 Nov 1847
Perkins, David, b. 26 Feb ??, d. ,s/o D.S. & F.A. Perkins
Perkins, Ella, d. 17 Aug 1867, age: 12y 12d, d/o D.S. & F.A. Perkins
Perkins, Enoch, b. 28 May 1839, d. 14 Jun 1861, s/o Nancy and Newton Perkins, He was one among the first victims of the late war
Perkins, Frances A., d. 4 Jan 1861, age: 38y 11m 3d, w/o Doct. D.S. Perkins
Perkins, Mamie Lee, d. 9 Feb 1872, age: 8m 5d, d/o S.M. & T.M. Perkins
Perkins, Newton, Jr., b. 2 Feb 1804, d. 19 Feb 1870, age: 66y 17d
Perkins, Newton, b. 20 Nov 1778, d. 10 Sep 1867
Perkins, Rebecca, b. 31 Jan 1791, d. 5 Sep 1859
Scarborough, Miss Amelia, b. 7 Jan 1829, d. 7 Jan 1858
Wallace, Alice, b. 1869, d. 1895
Wallace, Idalee, b. 1896, d. 1896, d/o Clarence and Rozzie Wallace
Wallace, Louderick, b. 1875, d. 1904
Wallace, Luciana, b. 29 Nov 1864, d. ?? May 1945
Wallace, Mary Drucilla Perkins, b. 12 Feb 1847, d. 5 May 1911, w/o Stiring C. Wallace
Wallace, Mary, b. 1903, d. 1903, d/o Clarence and Rozzie Wallace
Wallace, Mary, b. 29 Mar 1820, d. 5 Mar 1856, w/o Matthew Wallace
Wallace, Raymond, b. 1887, d.
Wallace, Stiring C., b. 27 May 1838, d. 1903, h/o Mary Drucilla Perkins Wallace
1 small footstone near back fence
2 small head and foot stones near back fence
1 small head and foot stones near back fence
1 child-size grave marked by small head & foot stones
1 footstone and headstone with no inscriptions
Deaths & Obituaries: Newspapers 1690-Present