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Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Moore Perkins
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1840
Death: Feb. 7, 1878

Margaret Elizabeth (Moore) Reed Perkins was born in either 1838, or 1840 [see photo of gravestone], a daughter of Shepherd and Margaret (Parr) Hawthorne Moore. She was the second child and eldest daughter of her parents' union, her mother having been married first to William Hawthorne, with whom her mother had three children, before being widowed.


i) Hannah Jane (Hawthorne) Dysart
ii) Mary Ann (Hawthorne) McCord
iii) William Hawthorne


1) Andrew C. Moore
2) Margaret Elizabeth (Moore) Reed Perkins
3) Sarah Amanda (Moore) McKnight
4) Martha Amily (Moore) Dunlap

Margaret E. Moore, of Granville, Illinois, married John M. Reed, of La Salle, Illinois, on March 26, 1857. He died in 1864. They had one daughter:

1) Lydia Margaret (Reed) Thompson

Margaret E. (Moore) Reed then married Howard W. Perkins, in 1869. They had two children:

2) Howard Shepherd Perkins
3) Grace Amanda (Perkins) Ulrich

Margaret Elizabeth (Moore) Reed Perkins died in 1878.

Source: Info from the Moore-Hawthorne-Dysart Family Record, prepared by Elma Moore Pollock for distribution at the annual family reunion, Saturday, August 21, 1937, Swaney School Campus, McNabb, Illinois, printed by McKnight & McKnight, of Bloomington, Illinois



On the 26th ult., by the Rev. G. D. Hender-
son, of Granville, Mr. JOHN REED, of La
Salle, to Miss MAGGIE E. MOORE, of the
former place.

Source: Hennepin Tribune, Friday, April 3, 1857, VOL. 1., NO. 50., p. 3, Burney & Duncan, publishers, transcribed by HJ


Source: Date of death as noted in family Bible, date of birth noted as June 20, 1838 (conflicts with inscription on gravestone), in same source, pages in possession of HEGM 
Family links: 
  Shepherd Moore (1798 - 1880)
  Margaret Parr Moore (1804 - 1887)
  Lydia Margaret Reed Thompson (1860 - 1922)*
  Howard Shepherd Perkins (1873 - 1900)*
  Hannah Jane Hawthorne Dysart (1824 - 1854)**
  Mary Ann Hawthorne McCord (1828 - 1903)**
  William Hawthorne (1830 - 1916)**
  John Gilmore Moore (1834 - 1834)*
  Andrew Cochran Moore (1836 - 1911)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Moore Perkins (1840 - 1878)
  Sarah Amanda Moore McKnight (1840 - 1923)*
*Calculated relationship
Wife of
1840 -1878
Note: Family records note date of birth as 1838, which conflicts with inscription on gravestone.
Granville Cemetery
Putnam County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 8, Lot 3, Grave 11
Maintained by: HJ
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Feb 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85834456
Margaret Elizabeth Maggie <i>Moore</i> Perkins
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Margaret Elizabeth Maggie <i>Moore</i> Perkins
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Margaret Elizabeth Maggie <i>Moore</i> Perkins
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