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Azubah Elizabeth Perkins
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1844
Rushville
Yates County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1944
Park Ridge
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Obituaries for Mrs. Perkins

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE:
Services for Mrs. Azubah Elizabeth Perkins, 99, a volunteer nurse in the Civil war, will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow in St. Mary's Episcopal church, Park Ridge. Mrs. Perkins died Tuesday in the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. A. J. Buchheit, 511 Park pl., Park Ridge. Born in Rushville, N.Y., Mrs. Perkins came west in a covered wagon with her parents. On her 99th birthday last Nov. 6 she said she last consulted a doctor in 1875. She met her husband, the late George F. Perkins, when he was one of her Civil war soldier patients. Besides Mrs. Buchheit, she leaves a great-granddaughter, Ensign Betty Buchheit, U.S.N., of Washington, D.C.

NEW YORK TIMES:
Mrs. Azubah Elizabeth Perkins, a volunteer nurse in the Civil War, died yesterday in Park Ridge, Ill., at the aget of 99. Born in Rushville, N.Y., she came West in a covered wagon with her parents. On her ninety-ninth birthday, Nov. 6, Mrs. Perkins said she last consulted a doctor in 1875. She met her husband, the late George F. Perkins, when he was one of the Civil War Patiens assigned to her care in an improvised hospital in Keokuk, Iowa.

THE NEBRASKA STATE JOURNAL, Lincoln, Nebraska:
Mrs. Azubah Elizabeth Perkins, 99, a volunteer nurse in the Civil war, died Tuesday at the home of her daughter in suburban Park Ridge. She Met her husband-to-be, the late George F. Perkins, when he was one of the civil war soldier patients assigned to her in an improvised hospital at Keokuk, Ia. 
 
Burial:
Town of Maine Cemetery
Park Ridge
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20327270
Azubah Elizabeth Perkins
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