Response--Obit: Purkis, Edward George (1863 - 1947)

Contact: Janet

Below is a picture of that 1905 Clark Co., WI State Census record of the Ed Perkis/Purkis family.


I have located the family of Ed & Laura Purkis on the 1905 Clark Co., WI State Census for Unity, household #157 (taken June 1st). The surname was spelled "Perkis".

The information was as follows:

Perkis, Ed--Head, 48 yrs., b. England, parents b. Eng., Farmer, employed 12 mos. of the yr., Renting a farm.

Laura--Wife, 36 yrs., b. Denmark, parents b. Denmark.

Eddie--Son, 18 yrs., b. WI, Farm Laborer

Bessie--Daughter, 16 yrs., b. WI

Willie--Son, 12 yrs., b. WI

Clyde--Son, 3 yrs., b. WI



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