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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
Census transcript for John Alfred Parris (1831-?) and family
1841 : Upper Halling, Kent. James Parris, age 40, born in County - Y occ Labourer. Mary Parris, age 30, born in County - Y. Eliza Parris, age 13, born in County - Y. William Parris, age 12, born in County - Y. James Parris, age 10, born in County - Y. John Parris , age 9, born in County - Y. Harriot [sic] Parris, age 6, born in County - Y. Henry Parris, age 5, born in County - Y. Jane Parris, age 2, born in County - Y. Hanah [sic] Parris, age 3 months, born in County - Y. NA ref HO107/4549/3 page 4 sch 3 . 1851 : Upper Halling, Kent. John Parris (head) age 17, born Halling Kent occ Agricultural labourer. Eliza Parris (wife) age 18, born Halling Kent. NA ref HO107/1609/533 page 7 sch 22 . 1860 (USA): Adams, La Salle County, Illinois. John A. Parris, age 29, male, occ laborer. Value of personal estate 70. Born England. Eliza Parris, age 29, female, born England. John A. Parris, age 8, male, born England. Mark A. Parris, age 6, male, born England. Henry J. Parris, age 4, male, born England. William Parris, age 2, male, born England. 1870 (USA): Somonauk Township, De Kalb County, Illinois. John A. Parris (male) age 47, married. Occ Farmer. Born England. Eliza Parris (female) age 47, married. Born England. Amos Parris (male) age 19, single. Occ Farm laborer. Born Illinois. Albert Parris (male) age 18, single. Born Illinois. Melvin Parris (male) age 14, single. Born Illinois. Ella A. Parris (female) age 12, single. Born Illinois. 1880 (USA): Somonauk Township, De Kalb County, Illinois. John A. Parris (white, male) age 47, married. Occ Farmer. Born England. Eliza Parris (white, female) age 47, married. Born England. Amos Parris (white, male) age 19, single. Occ Farm laborer. Born Illinois. Albert Parris (white, male) age 18, single. Born Illinois. Melvin Parris (white, male) age 14, single. Born Illinois. Ella A. Parris (white, female) age 12, single. Born Illinois. 1890 (USA): Not available. This census was destroyed by a fire at the Commerce Department, Washington DC, on 10/1/1921. 1900 (USA): Sandwich, De Kalb County, Illinois. John A. Parris (head, white, male), born May 1834, age last birthday 66. Married 50 years. Born England. Year of immigration to US 1857. Occ Comon [sic] laborer, months not employed 10. Eliza Parris (wife, white, female), born August 1833, age last birthday 65. Married 50 years. Mother of 11 children, number living 8. Born England. Year of immigration to US 1858.
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
© S M Jones Content is free for most uses - see legal stuff. Last update 8 Jun 2020
Census transcript for John Alfred Parris (1831-?) and family
1841 : Upper Halling, Kent. James Parris, age 40, born in County - Y occ Labourer. Mary Parris, age 30, born in County - Y. Eliza Parris, age 13, born in County - Y. William Parris, age 12, born in County - Y. James Parris, age 10, born in County - Y. John Parris , age 9, born in County - Y. Harriot [sic] Parris, age 6, born in County - Y. Henry Parris, age 5, born in County - Y. Jane Parris, age 2, born in County - Y. Hanah [sic] Parris, age 3 months, born in County - Y. NA ref HO107/4549/3 page 4 sch 3 . 1851 : Upper Halling, Kent. John Parris (head) age 17, born Halling Kent occ Agricultural labourer. Eliza Parris (wife) age 18, born Halling Kent. NA ref HO107/1609/533 page 7 sch 22 . 1860 (USA): Adams, La Salle County, Illinois. John A. Parris, age 29, male, occ laborer. Value of personal estate 70. Born England. Eliza Parris, age 29, female, born England. John A. Parris, age 8, male, born England. Mark A. Parris, age 6, male, born England. Henry J. Parris, age 4, male, born England. William Parris, age 2, male, born England. 1870 (USA): Somonauk Township, De Kalb County, Illinois. John A. Parris (male) age 47, married. Occ Farmer. Born England. Eliza Parris (female) age 47, married. Born England. Amos Parris (male) age 19, single. Occ Farm laborer. Born Illinois. Albert Parris (male) age 18, single. Born Illinois. Melvin Parris (male) age 14, single. Born Illinois. Ella A. Parris (female) age 12, single. Born Illinois. 1880 (USA): Somonauk Township, De Kalb County, Illinois. John A. Parris (white, male) age 47, married. Occ Farmer. Born England. Eliza Parris (white, female) age 47, married. Born England. Amos Parris (white, male) age 19, single. Occ Farm laborer. Born Illinois. Albert Parris (white, male) age 18, single. Born Illinois. Melvin Parris (white, male) age 14, single. Born Illinois. Ella A. Parris (white, female) age 12, single. Born Illinois. 1890 (USA): Not available. This census was destroyed by a fire at the Commerce Department, Washington DC, on 10/1/1921. 1900 (USA): Sandwich, De Kalb County, Illinois. John A. Parris (head, white, male), born May 1834, age last birthday 66. Married 50 years. Born England. Year of immigration to US 1857. Occ Comon [sic] laborer, months not employed 10. Eliza Parris (wife, white, female), born August 1833, age last birthday 65. Married 50 years. Mother of 11 children, number living 8. Born England. Year of immigration to US 1858.