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Charles Nelson Perry
Born Jun 24, 1823 Binghamton NY
Died Jul 19, 1910 Minneapolis MN
SPOUSE CHILDREN
Ellen Kelly

m. 1845
b. 1829
Sherburne NY
d. Aug 12, 1862
Cordova MN
Frank LeRoy

b. Oct 9, 1848
Sherburne NY
d. Feb 6, 1926
North Manketo MN
Cynthia Ellen

b. May 27, 1850
Sherburne NY
d. Jul 28, 1911
Cleveland MN
Harvey J

b. Feb 24, 1858
Cordova MN
d. Oct 29, 1923
St. Paul MN
Julia

b. Aug 24, 1860
Cordova MN
d. Aug 18, 1925
Kasota MN
Sabra Roundy Granger

m. Nov 9, 1862
St. Peter MN
b. Oct 2, 1831
Pike NY
d. Jan 4, 1931
Minneapolis MN
Herbert Charles

b. Apr 25, 1864
Le Sueur Co. MN
d. Aug 13, 1865
Mary Isabelle

b. Sep 25, 1866
Le Sueur Co. MN
d. May 24, 1949
Minneapolis MN
William Hiram

b. May 5, 1868
St Peter MN
d. May 14, 1933
Minneapolis MN
son

b. Mar 12, 1870
Le Sueur Co. MN
d. Mar 12, 1870
Le Sueur Co. MN
Jennie Marie

b. Mar 22, 1874
St. Peter, Nicollet Co. MN
d. May 17, 1958
Minneapolis MN
It is said Charles was an orphan with roots possibly in Lynn MA. His birth name mmay not have been Perry.
Charles was a cabinetmaker, and a surveyor in pioneer Le Sueur County, Minn. He also sold pianos and raised horses.
Sherburne is in Chenango County in Upstate New York. It was settled in 1792 and incorporated in 1830.
Charles' first wife died in childbirth.
Charles Nelson Perry.
Sabra Roundy Granger
Photographs of daughters Mary Isabelle Perry White, and Jennie Marie Perry Seastrand, Spring 1938.
William Hiram Perry, Charles' son.
House built by the Grangers in 1861, said to be the first frame house in Le Sueur County. Built on land bought by Irwin Harris Granger. Photographed circa 1930.
Tombstone of Charles Nelson Perry, has born in 1823.
Tombstone of Sabra Roundy Perry.
Both are buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Le Center MN.
Sources:
Holloway, Lisabeth, letter to Batavia Library researcher re: research conducted Apr/May at the library.
Obituary notice, St. Peter Herald, St. Peter, MN, Aug 26, 1910.
Family Bible, in possession of Sylvia D. Novak.
Family Records, compiled by Sylvia D. Novak, including Marriage Certificate, Nov 9, 1862, St. Peter MN.
Tombstones, Greenwood-Woodlawn Cemetery, Le Center, Minn.