Perkins, Keith W.

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Perkins, Keith W. Gender: M
Keith Wayne Perkins
born on 5 January 1934 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Phoenix, Arizona, 33n27, 112w04
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 14°29' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 04°59 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 08°45'


American professor of Church History and Doctrine at Brigham Young University (BYU) who has written widely on the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) in the period when it was headquartered at Kirtland, Ohio. Perkins has written articles on figures in the recording of the history of the LDS Church, such as Andrew Jenson, whose work as a historian was the subject of Perkins' masters' thesis. His thesis was cited in Charles T. Morrissey's article "We Call it Oral History", which moved the accepted time of the origin of the term back from the late-1940s to the mid-1860s.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Western (LDS Church)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor of Church History and Doctrine)
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Bishop of LDS Church)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction