Elisha Blish Perry 1842 – 1870

Elisha B Perry Headstone


Ancestry:  Salathiel Henry Perry;  Achsah Perry;  Caleb Perry; Caleb Perry;  Elijah Perry;  John Perry;  Ezra Perry

Born: July 12, 1842 in Sandwich Ma.

  • Father: Salathiel Henry Perry; (1816 – 1882) (? & Achsah Perry)
  • Mother: Rebecca Freeman Hall; (1825 – 1903) (Freeman Hall & Rebecca Studley)

Died: October 21, 1870 at 28 yrs, 3 mos.; “Lost at sea” on the schooner “Compromise” off Georgia; Elisha’s brother, Lucius Perry, also died on the “Compromise“.

  • Buried: Pocasset Cemetery; area A (next to his wife Leonella/Nellie Barlow)

Occupation: Mariner

Married: December 9, 1866 in Sandwich Ma.

  • To: Leonella/Nellie Barlow, twin; (1845 – 1872) (William A. Barlow, Capt. & Achsah Dimmick)

Children: Unknown

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