#24302 Jeanette P. Mechling ( Solomon O. MechlingDavid P. MechlingFrederick MechlingJohn Theobald "Dewalt" MechlingDiebold "Theobald" MechlingDiebold MechlingMartin Mechling )

Other names for Jeanette: Janet Mechling, Jeanette Perkins.

Jeanette was born 20 Dec 1890 in Jeanette, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania. She died 5 Sep 1954 in Bunkie, Avoyelles Co., Louisiana from heart attack. She was buried in Alexandria National Cemetery, Pineville, Louisiana.

Her first name is variously given as Janet and Jeanette.

She served in the U.S. Army Nursing Corps during World War I in France. It was there that she met Lewis.

Jeanette married #63113 Lewis Perkins.

Marriage notes

They married 14 Nov 1919 in Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania.


Lewis was born 18 Sep 1888 in Louisiana. He died 10 Feb 1965 in Louisiana. He was buried 10 Feb 1965 in Alexandria National Cemetery, Pineville, Louisiana.

He is the son of William & Katie Perkins. He served as a Sergeant First Class in the U.S. Army, entering on 10 Nov 1917.

Children of this relationship:

#63141MiLewis Perkins 
#63114MiiDavid Mechling Perkins(Abt 1922–18 Feb 2010)
#63142MiiiJohn M. Perkins 
#63143FivJeanette Perkins(7 Jan 1927–9 Sep 1999)
#63144MvSamuel A. Perkins 
#68769MviFrank Perkins 

"Nurse Veteran Dies in Bunkie", obituary, clipping of unknown source.

Mechling Historical Association Family Newletter, Vol. XXIV, Nos. 1&2, March-June 2010.

Line Generation: 8

Relationship: Third Cousins Three Times Removed through John Theobald "Dewalt" Mechling