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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 Mark Parris (1853-?) and 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. 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 . 1880 (USA): Northville, La Salle County, Illinois. Alfred [sic] Parris (male, single) age 28, occ Farmer. Born England. Mark Parris (male, married), brother, age 26, occ Farmer. Born England. Matilda Parris (female, married), sister in law, age 21. Born Illinois. Olive Parris (female, single), niece, age 3. 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): Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark A. Parris (head, male) born Sep 1853 Illinois [sic] . Age 46, married 26 years. Occ Teamster. Home rented. Matilda Parris (wife, female) born Jun 1859 Illinois. Age 40, married 26 years. Mother of 10 children, 4 still living. Edna Parris (dtr, female) born May 1886 Illinois. Age 14. Iva Parris (dtr, female) born Oct 1891 Illinois. Age 8. 1910 (USA): Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark Parris (head, male), age last birthday 55. Married 35 years. Born England. Year of immigration to US 1858,  naturalized. Occ Laborer, cement works. Home owned, free of mortgage. Matilda Parris (wife, female), age last birthday 51. Married 35 years. Mother of 10 children, 4 still living. Born Illinois. Occ None. 1920 (USA): 703, 6th Street, Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark Parris (head, male) age 65, married. Year of immigration to US 1858, naturalized 1864. Born England, mother tongue English. Occ School janitor. Home owned, no mortgage. Matilda Parris (wife, female) age 60, married. Born Illinois, mother tongue German. Occ None.
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 9 Jun 2020
Census transcript for Mark Parris (1853-?) and 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. 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 . 1880 (USA): Northville, La Salle County, Illinois. Alfred [sic] Parris (male, single) age 28, occ Farmer. Born England. Mark Parris (male, married), brother, age 26, occ Farmer. Born England. Matilda Parris (female, married), sister in law, age 21. Born Illinois. Olive Parris (female, single), niece, age 3. 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): Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark A. Parris (head, male) born Sep 1853 Illinois [sic] . Age 46, married 26 years. Occ Teamster. Home rented. Matilda Parris (wife, female) born Jun 1859 Illinois. Age 40, married 26 years. Mother of 10 children, 4 still living. Edna Parris (dtr, female) born May 1886 Illinois. Age 14. Iva Parris (dtr, female) born Oct 1891 Illinois. Age 8. 1910 (USA): Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark Parris (head, male), age last birthday 55. Married 35 years. Born England. Year of immigration to US 1858,  naturalized. Occ Laborer, cement works. Home owned, free of mortgage. Matilda Parris (wife, female), age last birthday 51. Married 35 years. Mother of 10 children, 4 still living. Born Illinois. Occ None. 1920 (USA): 703, 6th Street, Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska. Mark Parris (head, male) age 65, married. Year of immigration to US 1858, naturalized 1864. Born England, mother tongue English. Occ School janitor. Home owned, no mortgage. Matilda Parris (wife, female) age 60, married. Born Illinois, mother tongue German. Occ None.