Pages 1 to 6 show the known descendants of John Parris and Jane Neville of Wrotham,
Kent. Pages 7 & 8 cover a Parris branch from the Offham and Ightham areas of Kent
that we think (but can’t yet prove) are linked the other branches on this site. Variations
in the surname’s spelling abound in the records e.g. Parrish, Paris. For consistency,
the most common useage - Parris - is used throughout. If you have a connection to
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Elaine & Bob Newberry, Suzanne Parris, Alan Parris, Anne Eamus (nee Parris) and Kevin
Parris for their extensive knowledge of the Parris family tree and their willingness
to share it for this site. David Goodwin, Rod Parris and Barbara & Bill Hudson have
all provided valuable information about Parris family branches in the USA. Roger
Parris for a couple of the pictures in the gallery.
Todd Young’s page at Rootsweb.com is the place to find Parris descendants in the
USA. More information about Wrotham and Plaxtol, Halling, Ridley and Stansted,
is available on-line, courtesy of North West Kent Family History Society. Cityark
is the web presence of the Medway Council Archives Service which is based in Strood,
Kent. It provides a searchable database of piece-level descriptions of the original
historical archival documents, and scanned images of Parish Registers covering baptisms,
marriages and burials in the Medway area.