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Subject: -Kins as in Perkins
Author: myrrhy_jubal   (Authenticated as myrrhy_jubal)
Date: May 19, 2007 at 10:52:39 AM
In the mid 1200's, Pierre from Moralis, France, aka Pierre De Morlais, lived in England, working as an aide to the king,* He was also known as "Petrus Morley, alias Perkin"**

To this writer, Pierre's son was the first known user of the surname "Perkins."* There are many spellings of the surname. They include: Parkins, Perkyns, Parkyns, Parkens, Perkin, and Perkyn. **

*Some information taken fron genealogy research on the Perkins surname.
** THE PERKINS FAMILY IN YE OLDEN TIMES by Mansfield Parkyns, Esq. 1916 (out of print)


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