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1831 Born in Wolverhampton, son of John Perks
1851 John Perks 53, iron master .... employing 120.. men, lived in Wolverhampton with Louisa Perks 36, Samuel H Perks 20, edge tool manufacturer, John H Perks 9, Emma Perks 5, Eliza Perks 3
1878 Retired from John Perks and Sons, edge tool manufacturer
1901 Samuel H Perks 70, retired edge tool manufacturer, lived in Bromley with Emma Perks 73, Bernard Perks 34
1910 Died in Kent