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Rachel Pike

Rachel Pike

Female 1795 - 1862  (67 years)

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    Rachel Pike Perkins

  • Name Rachel Pike 
    Born 7 Mar 1795  Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Buried Mar 1862  Perkins Cemetery, Pikeville, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 14 Mar 1862  Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I216  Swier-Huff Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2016 

    Father Nathan Pike,   b. 22 Aug 1760, Pasquotank County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1844, Pikeville, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Rachel Maudlin,   b. 4 Jun 1767, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1850, Pikeville, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 15 Aug 1781  Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F47  Group Sheet

    Family Samuel Perkins,   b. 2 Jan 1786, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1868, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1812  Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Avis Perkins,   b. 3 Jan 1814
     2. Nathan Perkins,   b. 15 Mar 1815,   d. 20 May 1835  (Age 20 years)
     3. Needham T. Perkins,   b. 10 Apr 1817
     4. Hillary W. Perkins,   b. 25 Jun 1819
    +5. John B. Perkins,   b. 4 Dec 1822, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1898, Brentwood, Contra Costa County, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Calvin C. Perkins,   b. 22 Oct 1825, Pikeville, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1905, Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     7. William R. Perkins,   b. 21 Jun 1828,   d. 16 Aug 1908  (Age 80 years)
     8. Doctor Borden Perkins,   b. 9 May 1831
     9. Robert W. Perkins,   b. 10 Feb 1834
     10. Samuel T. Perkins,   b. 12 Mar 1836, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1915, Labette County, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     11. Barney E. Perkins,   b. 29 Nov 1838, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1906, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Mar 1795 - Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Dec 1812 - Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Mar 1862 - Perkins Cemetery, Pikeville, Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Mar 1862 - Wayne County, North Carolina, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S27] Rachel Pike Perkins Find a Grave Memorial, Donald Perkins, (Find a Grave), 42740037., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42740037 (Reliability: 2), 5 Oct 2009.
      Birth: Mar. 7, 1795
      Wayne County
      North Carolina, USA

    2. [S29] U.S., Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol Iā€“VI, 1607ā€“1943, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com), 321 (Reliability: 2).
      Rachel born 3/7/1795 in Wayne County, North Carolina

    3. [S27] Rachel Pike Perkins Find a Grave Memorial, Donald Perkins, (Find a Grave), 42740037., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42740037 (Reliability: 2), 5 Oct 2009.
      Burial:
      Perkins Cemetery
      Pikeville
      Wayne County
      North Carolina, USA


    4. [S27] Rachel Pike Perkins Find a Grave Memorial, Donald Perkins, (Find a Grave), 42740037., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42740037 (Reliability: 2), 5 Oct 2009.
      Death: Mar. 14, 1862
      Wayne County
      North Carolina, USA

    5. [S30] U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 15 Aug 1781.
      Wayne County, NC - Nathan Pike & Rachel Maudlen Marriage Bond, 1781

      Eight Month, Fifteenth, 1781, Contentnea Meeting House

      Whereas Nathan Pike son of Samuel Pike, and Rachel Maudlen daughter of
      Edmund Maudlen both of the County of Dobbs in North Carolina having laid
      their intentions to marriage with each other before several Monthly
      Meetings of the people called Quakers in the county aforesaid whose
      proceedings therein after a deliberate consideration with regard to the
      Righteous Law of God and example of his people recorded in the Scriptures
      of Truth were approved by said meeting and being found clear of other
      marriage engagements and having consent of parents

      Now these are to certify whom it may concern that for the full accomplishment
      of said marriage the said Nathan Pike and Rachel Maudlen appeared in a public
      meeting of the aforesaid people met together at Contentney in the county
      aforesaid and then and there the said Nathan Pike taking the said Rachel
      Maudlen by the hand declared as follows: "Friends you are my witnesses
      that I take Rachel Maudlen to be my wife promising through Divine assistance
      to be unto her a true and loving husband until death separate us" and the
      said Rachel Maudlen did in like manner openly declare as follows: "Friends
      you are my witnesses that I take Nathan Pike to be my husband promising
      through Divine assistance to be unto him a true and loving wife until death
      separate us" ā€Ž(or words to that effect)ā€Ž

      And for further confirmation hereof the said Nathan Pike and Rachel Pike
      his wife, she according to custom assuming the name of her husband, have to
      these presents set their hands

      Nathan Pike
      Rachel Pike

      And we whose names are under written being present at the solemnization of
      said marriage and subscription have as witnesses there unto subscribed our
      names this 15th day of 8th Mo. 1781

      Thomas Saint Edmund Maudlin
      Joseph Dew Samuel Pike
      Robert Bogue Josiah Peele
      Mary Perisho Isaac Hall
      Reuben Peele Jesse Bogue
      Ann Hastings Anna Pearson
      Jane Saint
      Nathan Pike and Rachel Maudlin published their intention to marry at a meeting on 13 Jul 1781. This was recorded in the women's minutes for the Eastern Quarterly Meeting in Perquimans County, North Carolina. Their marriage was recorded on 15 Aug 1781.