I now have the following update to previous information:
The parents of JOHN JACOB PERKINS b. Aug. 28, 1868 in Danville are now known to be:
Father: WILLIAM BURTON PERKINS (not William D.)
b. Feb. 23, 1814 in Shipton. d. June 28, 1892 in Danville.
buried: Danville Protestant Cemetery, with first wife, MARIA BROWN b. Dec. 11, 1813 d. Sept. 30, 1859 (they were m. Mar. 18, 1843).
Mother: MARY FOWLER (surname previously unknown)
b. Jan. 19, 1837 in Tingwick. d. unknown date and place.
(they were m. Aug. 6, 1862).
Any information on the parents of MARIA BROWN and/or MARY FOWLER would be appreciated!