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J. Newton Perkins


Centurion, 1847–1850s

Full Name Joshua Newton Perkins

Born 4 December 1804 in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada

Died 13 May 1876 in Irvington, New York

Buried Yantic Cemetery, Norwich, Connecticut

Proposed by John H. Gourlie

Elected 3 April 1847 at age forty-two

Archivist’s Note: He likely resigned or was dropped from the rolls between 1855 and 1857.