Census transcript for Mark Parris (1853-?) & family

1860 (USA): Adams, La Salle County, Illinois. John A. Parris, age 29. Born England occ Laborer. Value of personal estate 70. Eliza Parris, age 29. Born England. John A. Parris, age 8. Born England. Mark A. Parris, age 6. Born England. Henry J. Parris, age 4. Born England. William Parris, age 2. Born England.

1880 (USA): Northville, La Salle County, Illinois. Alfred [sic] Parris (white, male, single) age 28, occ Farmer. Born England; father & mother born England. Mark Parris (white, male, married), brother, age 26, occ Farmer. Born England; father & mother born England. Matilda Parris (white, female, married), sister in law, age 21. Born Illinois; father & mother born Germany. Olive Parris (white, female, single), niece, age 3. Born Illinois; father born England, mother born Illinois.

1870 (USA): Northville, La Salle County, Illinois. Mark Parris (male, white) age 17, born England occ Farm laborer. Living in the household of William Rumney, age 33, a farmer with real estate worth 6500 and personal estate worth 1400. Mark's fellow laborer was named August Livery, age 21 born Ohio.

1900 (USA): Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark A. Parris (head, white, male) born Sep 1853 Illinois [sic]. Age 46, married 26 years. Father & mother born England. Occ Teamster. Home rented. Matilda Parris (wife, white, female) born Jun 1859 Illinois. Age 40, married 26 years. Mother of 10 children, 4 still living. Father & mother born Germany. Edna Parris (dtr, white, female) born May 1886 Illinois. Age 14. Father & mother born Illinois. Iva Parris (dtr, white, female) born Oct 1891 Illinois. Age 8. Father & mother born Illinois.

1910 (USA): Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark Parris (head, male, white), age last birthday 55. Married 35 years. Born England; father & mother born England. Year of immigration to US 1858,  naturalized. Occ Laborer, cement works. Home owned, free of mortgage. Matilda Parris (wife, female, white), age last birthday 51. Married 35 years. Mother of 10 children, 4 still living. Born Illinois; father and mother born Germany. Occ none.

1890 (USA):  Not available. The 1890 census was destroyed by a fire at the Commerce Department, Washington DC, on 10/1/1921.

1920 (USA): 703, 6th Street, Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark Parris (head, male, white) age 65, married. Year of immigration to US 1858, naturalized 1864. Born England, mother tongue English. Father & mother born England. Occ School janitor. Home owned, no mortgage. Matilda Parris (wife, female, white) age 60, married. Born Illinois. Father born Germany, mother tongue German, mother born Brandenberg, mother tongue German. Occ None.