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From: "Suzanne Stenson O'Brien" <>
Subject: ISAAC LOUIS PARSONS / MARY ANN GRAY
Date: Sat, 22 May 2004 10:19:34 -0500
I just got this information from a great aunt. It's not cited,
unfortunately, but might help someone?
(I also have the SELLS line from Mary Gray & Emmanuel Sells...contact
me if you want it)
I. ISAAC LOUIS PARSONS was born November 29, 1800 in Brooke County,
West Virginia, and died September 08, 1884 in Washington Twp, Holmes
County, Ohio. He married (1) SARAH HYATT July 06, 1820 in Coshocton
County, Ohio, daughter of JOHN HYATT and SARAH RHODES. She was born
April 07, 1799 in Brooke County, West Virginia, and died January 22,
1831 in Holmes County, Ohio. He married (2) RACHEL CONNER December 19,
1831 in Holmes County, Ohio. He married (3) CHRISTINA DERROW September
11, 1862 in Mt. Vernon, Knox County, Ohio.
ISAAC LOUIS PARSONS was buried Haudenschild, Nashville, Holmes County,
Children of ISAAC PARSONS and SARAH HYATT are:
i. JONATHAN PARSONS, b. 11 Apr 1821, OH, d. bef. 1884. Married Mary
Ann Gray on 20 Nov 1842, Holmes Co., OH.
ii. AMOS PARSONS, b. 22 Sep 1822, OH, d. 6 Feb 1889, Holmes Co., OH, m.
Margrey Donald, 24 Sep 1846, Holmes Co., OH.
iii. NATHAN PARSONS, b. 29 Dec 1823, OH, d. 15 Jan 1890, Knox Co., OH,
m. MARY MARIAH WORKMAN, 30 Nov 1845, Coshocton, OH.
iv. SARAH H. PARSONS, b. 2 Oct 1825, OH, d. bef. 1885, m. 1) FREDERICK
TARRH, 3 Dec 1841, Knox Twp., Holmes Co., OH; d. bef 1851, IL; m 2)
UNKNOWN WELKER, Aft. 1851, IL.
v. BALDWIN PARSONS, b. 8 Sep 1827, OH, d. 6 Dec 1906, Edina, Knox Co.,
OH, m. 1) Sarah Harbold, 5 Feb 1829; 2) Sarah Clow, 18 Apr 1850.
vi. BERNARD DUDLEY PARSONS, b. 17 May 1829, Holmes Co., OH, d. 27 Dec
1898, Nr. Epworth, Shelby, MO, m. Nancy J. Clough, 1 May 1853 (or Jan
1853), Holmes Co., OH
vii. ORANGE L. PARSONS, b. abt 1830, Holmes Co., OH; d. 1898,
Washington Twp., Holmes Co., OH. m. SARAH WILLIAMS, 12 Aug 1849, Holmes
viii. JOSEPH PARSONS, b. 20 Jan 1831, Holmes Co., OH.
His second marriage was on 12 Dec 1831 to Rachel Conner (b. 18 Jun
1804, PA, d. 11 Apr 1862, Drakes Valley Cemetary, Holmes Co., OH).
ix.. ANDREW PARSONS, b. 31 Aug 1832, Holmes Co., OH, m. ELINOR MATHESON
2 Sep 1841, d. 1832)
x. RICHARD PARSONS, b. 19 Jul 1833, Holmes Co., OH
xi. JOHN CONNOR PARSONS (twin), b. 4 Apr 1835, Homes Co., OH, d. 20 May
1874, Promise City, IA m. ELIZABETH DONALD, b. 6 May 1824, d. 10 Apr.
xii. MARY ANN PARSONS (twin), b. 4 Apr 1835, Holmes Co. OH, d. 14 Jun
1909, Beaver Grove, Butler Co., IA, buried Oak Hill Cemetery, New
xiii. SILIAS PARSONS, b. 6 Feb 1837, Holmes Co., OH, d. 12 Apr 1837,
Holmes Co., OH
xiv. HENRY WHITMAN PARSONS, b. 19 May 1840, Holmes Co., OH, d.
xv. HIRAM SHAFFER PARSONS, b. 10 Jul 843, Holmes Co., OH, m. PRISCILLA
xvi. NELLIE BRICE PARSONS, b. 22 Aug 1845, Holmes Co., OH, d. 14 Apr.
1923, Lakeville, Holmes Co., OH
xvii. ELIZABETH PARSONS, b. 1851, OH
xviii. SARAH J. PARSONS, b. 1853, OH
xix. JAMES M. PARSONS, b. 1856, OH, died young
xx. RACHEL E. PARSONS, b. 23 Oct 1857, Holmes Co., OH, d. 19 Apr. 1940,
Loudonville, OH, m. JOHN HENRY HYDE
(? xxi. Rachel Parsons, b. 1861, Holmes Co. OH.)
His third marriage was on 11 Sep 1862 to Christina Derrow, Mt. Vernon,
Knox Co., OH
xxii. ALICE PARSONS, b. 19 Oct 1863; d. 1867
xxiii. IDA MAY PARSONS, b. 13 Jun 1865; m. WILLIAM M. MILLER
xxiv. WILLIAM SHERMAN PARSONS, b. 1868; m. MARY LOUISA KNOX, 10 Oct,
1886; b. 1868; d. 1930
xxv. AMANDA ELLEN PARSONS, b. 01 Dec 1869, d. 25 Dec. 1935
My ancestor, JONATHAN PARSONS, was born April 11, 1821 in Coshcocton
County Ohio, and died bef. 1884 in Holmes County, Ohio. He married
MARY ANN GRAY November 20, 1842 in Holmes County, Ohio,
MARY ANN GRAY was born April 04, 1825 in Nashville, Holmes County,
Ohio, and died July 14, 1909 Beaver Twp., Butler County Iowa. She
married (1) JONATHAN PARSONS November 20, 1842, in Holmes County, Ohio,
son of ISAAC PARSONS and SARAH HYATT. She married (2) EMMANUEL SELLS
abt. 1866 in Ohio, son of ABRAHAM SELLS and PHOEBE HART. He was born
February 25, 1826 in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, and died March 26
1887 in Ohio or Butler County, Iowa.
MARY ANN GRAY was buried July 15, 1909, Oak Hill Cemetery, New
Hartford, Butler County, Iowa.
Children of MARY ANN GRAY and JONATHAN PARSONS are:
i. ELUSTUS PARSONS, b. 1844
ii. AMOS PARSONS, b. 1847
iii. CORDELIA PARSONS, b. 1850
iv. JOSEPHINE PARSONS, b. January 03, 1854, in Holmes County, Ohio; d.
August 01, 1899, Beaver Twp., Butler County Iowa.
v. JAMES BUCHANAN PARSONS, b. July 1857
vi. ELMER PARSONS, b. March 29, 1862, m. MARGARET ?
vii. JOHN PARSONS, b. December 1865, Ohio; m. Anna ?, b. May 1881, Iowa
Children of MARY ANN GRAY and EMMANUEL SELLS are:
viii. WILLIAM SHERMAN SELLS, b. August 19, 1866, Millwood, Knox Co.,
Ohio; d. May 18, New Hartford, Butler Co., Iowa
ix. LOGAN ISAAC SELLS, b. March 08, 1869, Mt. Vernon, Knox Co., Ohio;
d. February 26, 1931, Park Rapids, Hubbard Co., Minnesota
x. NATHAN GRANT SELLS, b. September 01, 1870, Ohio; d. April 07, 1937,
New Hartford, Butler Co., Iowa
xi. CHARLES SELLS, b. June 17, 1873, Ohio; d. 1959
xii. EDWIN EMMANUEL SELLS, b. November 08, 1876; d. May 28, 1925
JOSEPHINE PARSONS was born January 03, 1854 in Holmes County, Ohio, and
died August 1, 1899 in Beaver Twp., Butler County, Iowa. She married
(1) GEORGE DEWITT 1868 in Ohio. He was born in Ohio. She married (2)
GEORGE MANSFIELD LUCK, January 03, 1882, son of GREENBERRY LUCK and
SUSANNA WILLIAMS. He was born August 25, 1856 in Iowa, and died
December 01, 1921 in Iowa.
JOSEPHINE PARSONS was buried at Beaver Grove Cemetary, Butler County,
Children of JOSEPHINE PARSONS and GEORGE DEWITT are:
i. EMMA DEWITT, b. July 16, 1869, Walhonding Co., Ohio; d. May 24,
ii. NETTIE MAY DEWITT, b. December 12, 1875, Millwood, Knox Co.,
Ohio; d. January 18, 1951, Cottage Grove, Lane County, Oregon, m. LUKE
DUKE TUCKER, March 19, 1889, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa; b.
July 16, 1866, Kalamazoo, Michigan; d. November 13, 1943, Cottage
Grove, Lane County, Oregon.
JAMES BUCHANAN PARSONS was born July 1857. He married SARAH ? abt
1877. She was born 1859.
Children of JAMES PARSONS and SARAH are:
1. JOHN O. PARSONS, b. 1878
2. WILBERT EARL PARSONS, b. 1880
3. MAUD PARSONS, b. 1883
4. JAMES PARSONS, b. 1885
5. EDWARD PARSONS, b. 1891
6. IDA PARSONS, b. 1896
7. MURIEL PARSONS, b. 1898; d. 1972
8. MARIE PARSONS
On May 22, 2004, at 10:00 AM, wrote:
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> #1 CONRAD PARSONS [Bette Nelson
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> Date: May 21, 2004 9:42:49 AM CDT
> Subject: CONRAD PARSONS
> Does anyone have any information on this Conrad Parsons that I'll
> paste below? I feel sure he belongs to one
> of my Parsons but so far he has eluded me in finding any information
> at all. I'd really appreciate any help!
> Descendants of Conrad Parsons
> Generation No. 1
> 1. CONRAD1 PARSONS He married VICTORIA BLANCHE KIRK 1938, daughter
> of STEPHEN KIRK and MARY PARSONS. She was born 26 May 1892 in Grayson
> Co., VA, and died 16 April 1957.
Suzanne Stenson O'Brien
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