Census transcript for James William Parris (1867-1949) & family (1)

1870 (USA): Adams, La Salle County, Illinois. James Parris, age 39 (male, white) occ Farmer. Value of personal estate 390. Born England. Father & mother of foreign birth. Fannie M. Parris, age 32 (female, white) occ Keeping house. Born England. Father & mother of foreign birth. Francis Parris, age 9 (male, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. Attended school within the year. Fannie Parris, age 8 (female, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. Attended school within the year. Sarah E. Parris, age 6 (female, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. Esther J. Parris, age 5 (female, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. Cora Parris, age 3 (female, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. James W. Parris, age 2 (male, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. Mary Ann Parris, age 6/12 (female, white). Born Illinois. Father & mother of foreign birth. Born within year – Nov.

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

1880 (USA): Little Rock, Kendall County, Illinois. James Parris (white, male) age 49, occ Farmer. Born England. Father & mother born England. Fannie M. Parris (white, female, wife) age 43, occ keeps house. Born England. Father & mother born England. Frank E. Parris (white, male, son) age 19, occ at home. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. Fannie Parris (white, female, dtr) age 18, occ at home. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. Esther J. Parris (white, female, dtr) age 15, occ at home. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. Cora Parris (white, female, dtr) age 13, occ at school. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. James W. Parris (white, male, son) age 12, occ at school. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. Mary A. Parris (white, female, dtr) age 10, occ at school. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. John B. Parris (white, male, son) age 7, occ at school. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. Victoria Parris (white, female, dtr) age 2, occ at school. Born Illinois. Father & mother born England. Bryan Thomas (white, male, servant) age 24, occ Farm laborer. Born Illinois. Father & mother born New York.

1900 (USA): 318 Jefferson Street, Hanover, Jo Daviess County, Illinois. J. W. Parris (head, white, male) born Dec 1868, age 31. Married 7 years. Born Illinois; father & mother born England. Occ School teacher. Cora W. Parris (wife, white, female) born Jul 1873, age 26. Married 7 years. Mother of 3 children, all still living. Born Indiana; father born Pennsylvania, mother born Indiana. Edna A. Parris (dtr, white, female) born Jun 1894, age 5. Single. Born Illinois; father born Illinois, mother born Indiana. Lester Parris (son, white, male) born Apr 1897, age 3. Single. Born Illinois; father born Illinois, mother born Indiana. Noel C. Parris (son, white, male) born Sept 1899, age 8 months. Single. Born Illinois; father born Illinois, mother born Indiana.

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