Biography of Spicer L. Perkins
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Perkins, Spicer L., Concord, p. o. Springville. - Zenas Perkins, father of Spicer L., was born in 1785; he married Salley Whaley (born in 1787) on February 14, 1806, at Granville, N. Y. In 1835 they moved to Concord, Erie county. N. Y., where she died November 21, 1862, and he on the 21st of May, 1863. Spicer L. Perkins was born in the town of Granville. Washington county, N. Y., June 25, 1831. He was educated in the common schools, and learned the harness and saddlery trade. In 1864 he engaged in hotel keeping in Buffalo, which he continued to 1890; in 1864 he purchased the Leland Hotel at Springville, Erie county, and remodeled and refurnished it, making it a model of its class. He married on May 8, 1855, Jane, daughter of Benjamin Runyan. They had one daughter, Alma Adell, born May 1, 1856, who died November 9, 1893.

Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898


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