Patriot: Perry, Erasmus (1)(2, p.264)(6)

SAR #: P-268817 (5)

DAR #: A089289 (6)


Date: 1760 (1)(5)(6)

Location: Prince George's Co. MD (6)


Date: Jan. 13, 1778 (2)

Spouse: Elizabeth Harding (1)(2)(5)(6)

Location: Mont. Co. MD (2)


Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Pvt. 2nd Co. Lower Bn. Militia Sept. 1777. Pvt. 5th Co. Lower Bn. Militia July 1780. (2)(5)(6)

Public Service:

Civilian Aid:

Oath of Allegiance: Feb. 28, 1778 before Hon. Edward Burgess (2)

Residency: Mont. Co. MD (6)


Date: May 20, 1826 (1)(2)(5)(6)

Cemetery: Pearre (Perry) Family Cemetery, Comus (1)(3)(5)

Find-A-Grave #: Not found

Headstone GPS Coordinates:


Notes: Pearre Farm located near Comus at the end of Barley Field Lane. Pearre farmhouse located at 17700 Comus Rd. [Per Mont. Co. Hist. Soc. Library records]. Died intestate in 1826. Estate administered by Benjamin Perry and Gazzaway (Perry?). He may have lived in south Rockville/Potomac area, possibly on tract Resurvey on Hensley. [Per 7/5/13 e-mail from Pat Andersen of Mont. Co. Hist. Soc.]

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(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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