Jacob Perkins

Jacob Perkins' Death

Born (Birthday) July 9, 1766

Death Date July 30, 1849

Age of Death 83 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death London, United Kingdom

Place of Burial Kensal Green Cemetery, London, United Kingdom

Profession Engineer

The engineer Jacob Perkins died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Mechanical engineer who invented the refrigerator and a version of the steam engine.

He worked as an apprentice for a goldsmith.

He patented many devices including a mechanism called the cooking apparatus.

How did Jacob Perkins die?

This fund was established in 2020 in memory of Jacob Allen Perkins, who was only 20 years old when he died by suicide in October 2019.