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Steve and Pauline Jones’ Family History
If you don’t know where you came from, you won’t know where you are going. You have to study your history. Gil Scott-Heron

The Parris Family of Wrotham, Kent

This is page 6 of 11 tracing the descendants of John Parris and Jane Neville, and the numerous links by marriage to the Beadle , Harris (of Halling), Homewood , Luchford , Mayatt , Monk , Neville , Payne , Roots and Tomkin families. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, tap or click the icon to contact us . Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.
Sixth Generation (continued)
25. Henry PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 1861 in Halling, Henry died 1 918 in Strood, age 57. Occupation: Chalk pit labourer. On 30/4/1883 when Henry was 21, he married Eleanor-Sarah Turner CRADDUCK , daughter of Thomas Turner CRADDUCK and Maria HOMEWOOD , in St Mary’s Church, West Malling. Born about 1862 in East Peckham, Eleanor-Sarah died in November 1883, age about 21. They had the following child: (1) Eleanor Maud , born 22/10/1883 in West Malling and died 1886 in Strood, age 2. On 19/10/1885 when Henry was 24, he married Ellen TOMKIN , daughter of George Richard TOMKIN and Ansley TAPP , in Stansted. Born 1/10/1863 in Dunks Green, Wrotham, Ellen was baptized 25/10/1863 in Plaxtol and died 24/8/1943 in 1 Pilgrim Cottages, Upper Halling, age 79. She was buried 26/8/1943 in Halling. They had the following children: (1) Emily Phyllis , born 3/8/1888 in Halling. On 11/10/1915, when Emily was age 28, she married Tom GREEN , son of William GREEN , a retired Minister, in the Parish Church, Halling. Emily died in 1964, age 75. 2) Mary , born 1889. On 10/1/1914, when Mary was age 25, she married Edmund George DODGE in the Parish Church, Halling. (3) Annie , born about 1891 and died 27/11/1979, age 89, in Halling. On 26/4/1911, when Annie was age about 20, she married Frederick Charles DODGE in the Parish Church, Halling. Frederick Charles died 4/3/1968, age 76. (4) Emma , born 12/9/1891 and baptized (as an adult) on 1/12/1926 in Cuxton. (5) Nellie , born 17/4/1896 in Halling and baptized (as an adult) on 1/12/1926 in Cuxton. On 22/1/1918, when Nellie was age 21, she married Edgar STEVENS in the Parish Church, Halling. (6) William Henry , born 22/1/1899 in Halling and died 1969 in Chatham, age 70. In 1927, when William Henry was age 28, he married Annie Maria MILLER (1901-1981) in Halling. (7) Rhoda , born 29/6/1901 and baptized (as an adult) on 6/4/1930 in St John the Baptist, Halling. Rhoda died 28/10/1965, in Halling. In 1925, when Rhoda was age 24, she married Daniel George ROOTS (1896-1968) in Halling. (8) Leslie [ 46 ] . (9) Evelyn Frances , born 20/2/1907 in Halling. On 23/8/1930, when Evelyn was age 23, she married George Rowland BLACKMAN in the Parish Church, Halling. 26. Alfred George PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 30/5/1863 in Halling, Alfred George died in April 1916, age 52. He was buried 15/4/1916 in Halling. On 24/7/1882, when Alfred George was age 19, he married Mary Ellen CAPON , daughter of James CAPON , in St Mary Parish Church, Strood. Mary Ellen was born 1/10/1862 in Snodland and died in 1930, age about 68. They had the following children: (1) Ada Rebecca Capon , born 30/5/1883 in Snodland. On 28/11/1903, when Ada was age 20, she married Ernest John MAYATT , son of William MAYATT and Amelia MONK , in the Parish Church, Halling. (2) Cicely , born about 1885 in Snodland. (3) George Edmund Wood , born 4/6/1886 in Birling. (4) William Henry James [ 47 ] . (5) James Capon [ 48 ] . (6) Jane Frances , born 1/4/1892 in Hoxton, London. (7) Rosalind May , born 13/9/1893 in Hoxton. (8) Alfred Thomas , born 29/11/1894 in Hoxton and died 3/6/1984 in Snodland, age 89. On 27/3/1915, when Alfred was age 20, he married Alice Mary ALLINGHAM (1892-1967) in Malling. (9) Ernest Albert Victor , born 3/9/1896 in Upper Halling. (10) Violet Ruth , born 9/8/1898 in Upper Halling. (11) Grace Evelyn , born 16/6/1900 in Upper Halling. (12) Elsie Constance Naomi , born 17/7/1902 in Upper Halling. (13) Alfred Richard John , born 3/7/1904 in Upper Halling and died 1961 in Maidstone, age 57. On 19/4/1924, when Alfred was age 19, he married Anna Matilda BENGER (1893-1956) in Malling. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “PARRIS Anna Matilda of 25 Lee Road Snodland Rochester (wife of Alfred Richard John Parris) died 15 December 1956 Administration London 12 February to the said Alfred Richard John Parris excavator driver. Effects £331 12s. 4d.” (The equivalent of around £8,300 today.) (14) Augustus Claude , born 12/7/1906 in Upper Halling and died age 2 months. He was buried 29/9/1906 in Halling. 27. Edward PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 1874 in Halling, Edward died November 1915 in Snodland, age 41. He was buried 15/11/1915 in Snodland cemetery. Occupation: Lime Labourer (1901); Carrier and Coal Merchant (1911). In 1897, when Edward was age about 23, he married Ada Emily EDMONDS in Strood. Ada Emily was born about 1868 in Hornsey, Middlesex. It’s not known when she died. They had one child: (1) Edward William [ 49 ] . 28. John Alfred PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 21/2/1852, in Halling and baptized there in 13/6/1852, John Alfred left England in 1858 with his parents to start a new life in Illinois, USA. John Alfred died 12/9/1919 in Aurora, Kane County, Illinois, age 67. Cause of death: Gangrene - gall bladder. On 15/9/1919 he was buried in Oak Ridge cemetery, Sandwich, Illinois. On 21/2/1887 on his 35th birthday, John Alfred married Elizabeth SMITH (1855-1916), daughter of Charles SMITH , from New York, in Sandwich, Illinois. They had the following children: (1) Eva Gladys , born 12/8/1887 in Illinois and died there 13/12/1957, age 70. (2) John Henry [ 50 ] .
Steve & Pauline Jones’ Family History
If you don’t know where you came from,you won’t know where you are going.You have to study your history. Gil Scott-Heron

The Parris Family of Wrotham, Kent

This is page 6 of 11 tracing the descendants of John Parris and Jane Neville, and the numerous links by marriage to the Beadle , Harris (of Halling), Homewood , Luchford , Mayatt , Monk , Neville , Payne , Roots and Tomkin families. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, tap or click the icon to contact us . Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.
Sixth Generation (continued)
© S M Jones Content is free for most uses - see legal stuff. Last update 9 Jun 2020
25. Henry PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 1861 in Halling, Henry died 1 918 in Strood, age 57. Occupation: Chalk pit labourer. On 30/4/1883 when Henry was 21, he married Eleanor-Sarah Turner CRADDUCK , daughter of Thomas Turner CRADDUCK and Maria HOMEWOOD , in St Mary’s Church, West Malling. Born about 1862 in East Peckham, Eleanor-Sarah died in November 1883, age about 21. They had the following child: (1) Eleanor Maud , born 22/10/1883 in West Malling and died 1886 in Strood, age 2. On 19/10/1885 when Henry was 24, he married Ellen TOMKIN , daughter of George Richard TOMKIN and Ansley TAPP , in Stansted. Born 1/10/1863 in Dunks Green, Wrotham, Ellen was baptized 25/10/1863 in Plaxtol and died 24/8/1943 in 1 Pilgrim Cottages, Upper Halling, age 79. She was buried 26/8/1943 in Halling. They had the following children: (1) Emily Phyllis , born 3/8/1888 in Halling. On 11/10/1915, when Emily was age 28, she married Tom GREEN , son of William GREEN , a retired Minister, in the Parish Church, Halling. Emily died in 1964, age 75. 2) Mary , born 1889. On 10/1/1914, when Mary was age 25, she married Edmund George DODGE in the Parish Church, Halling. (3) Annie , born about 1891 and died 27/11/1979, age 89, in Halling. On 26/4/1911, when Annie was age about 20, she married Frederick Charles DODGE in the Parish Church, Halling. Frederick Charles died 4/3/1968, age 76. (4) Emma , born 12/9/1891 and baptized (as an adult) on 1/12/1926 in Cuxton. (5) Nellie , born 17/4/1896 in Halling and baptized (as an adult) on 1/12/1926 in Cuxton. On 22/1/1918, when Nellie was age 21, she married Edgar STEVENS in the Parish Church, Halling. (6) William Henry , born 22/1/1899 in Halling and died 1969 in Chatham, age 70. In 1927, when William Henry was age 28, he married Annie Maria MILLER (1901-1981) in Halling. (7) Rhoda , born 29/6/1901 and baptized (as an adult) on 6/4/1930 in St John the Baptist, Halling. Rhoda died 28/10/1965, in Halling. In 1925, when Rhoda was age 24, she married Daniel George ROOTS (1896- 1968) in Halling. (8) Leslie [ 46 ] . (9) Evelyn Frances , born 20/2/1907 in Halling. On 23/8/1930, when Evelyn was age 23, she married George Rowland BLACKMAN in the Parish Church, Halling. 26. Alfred George PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 30/5/1863 in Halling, Alfred George died in April 1916, age 52. He was buried 15/4/1916 in Halling. On 24/7/1882, when Alfred George was age 19, he married Mary Ellen CAPON , daughter of James CAPON , in St Mary Parish Church, Strood. Mary Ellen was born 1/10/1862 in Snodland and died in 1930, age about 68. They had the following children: (1) Ada Rebecca Capon , born 30/5/1883 in Snodland. On 28/11/1903, when Ada was age 20, she married Ernest John MAYATT , son of William MAYATT and Amelia MONK , in the Parish Church, Halling. (2) Cicely , born about 1885 in Snodland. (3) George Edmund Wood , born 4/6/1886 in Birling. (4) William Henry James [ 47 ] . (5) James Capon [ 48 ] . (6) Jane Frances , born 1/4/1892 in Hoxton, London. (7) Rosalind May , born 13/9/1893 in Hoxton. (8) Alfred Thomas , born 29/11/1894 in Hoxton and died 3/6/1984 in Snodland, age 89. On 27/3/1915, when Alfred was age 20, he married Alice Mary ALLINGHAM (1892-1967) in Malling. (9) Ernest Albert Victor , born 3/9/1896 in Upper Halling. (10) Violet Ruth , born 9/8/1898 in Upper Halling. (11) Grace Evelyn , born 16/6/1900 in Upper Halling. (12) Elsie Constance Naomi , born 17/7/1902 in Upper Halling. (13) Alfred Richard John , born 3/7/1904 in Upper Halling and died 1961 in Maidstone, age 57. On 19/4/1924, when Alfred was age 19, he married Anna Matilda BENGER (1893-1956) in Malling. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “PARRIS Anna Matilda of 25 Lee Road Snodland Rochester (wife of Alfred Richard John Parris) died 15 December 1956 Administration London 12 February to the said Alfred Richard John Parris excavator driver. Effects £331 12s. 4d.” (The equivalent of around £8,300 today.) (14) Augustus Claude , born 12/7/1906 in Upper Halling and died age 2 months. He was buried 29/9/1906 in Halling. 27. Edward PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 1874 in Halling, Edward died November 1915 in Snodland, age 41. He was buried 15/11/1915 in Snodland cemetery. Occupation: Lime Labourer (1901); Carrier and Coal Merchant (1911). In 1897, when Edward was age about 23, he married Ada Emily EDMONDS in Strood. Ada Emily was born about 1868 in Hornsey, Middlesex. It’s not known when she died. They had one child: (1) Edward William [ 49 ] . 28. John Alfred PARRIS [ Parents ]. Born 21/2/1852, in Halling and baptized there in 13/6/1852, John Alfred left England in 1858 with his parents to start a new life in Illinois, USA. John Alfred died 12/9/1919 in Aurora, Kane County, Illinois, age 67. Cause of death: Gangrene - gall bladder. On 15/9/1919 he was buried in Oak Ridge cemetery, Sandwich, Illinois. On 21/2/1887 on his 35th birthday, John Alfred married Elizabeth SMITH (1855-1916), daughter of Charles SMITH , from New York, in Sandwich, Illinois. They had the following children: (1) Eva Gladys , born 12/8/1887 in Illinois and died there 13/12/1957, age 70. (2) John Henry [ 50 ] .