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Wesley Abner Parrish
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1863
Spring Creek
Perry County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1950
Burke
Angelina County
Texas, USA

Wesley Abner Parrish was born in Perry County close to Mousetail State Park. He was the son of Allen Wesley and Irene Parrish.
Mr. Parrish left Perry County about 1880 relocating to Newbern, Dyer County, Tennessee. He married Mary Frances Dixon/Dickson October 7, 1886 in Dyer County, Tennessee. To this union two children were born. Wesley Otto Parrish born October 5, 1888 and Dolly M. Parrish born May 1894 in Newbern, Dyer County, Tennessee.
Mary Frances Dixon/Dickson Parrish died October 18, 1894 and is buried in Poplar Grove Cemetery in Dyer County, Tennessee. Daughter Dolly M Parrish is no longer on census in 1910 so it is assumed she died in Dyer County but no grave has been located on her at this time.
Mr. Parrish married Susan Emma Davis March 31, 1897 in Dyer County, Tennessee. To this union three daughters were born, Rosa Lee, Flossie, and Elizabeth Maurene Parrish.
The Parrish Family moved to Mississippi for a few years and then proceeded to Burk/Lufkin, Texas where they spent the remainder of their lives.
Death Certificate # 9847 Angelina, Tx 
 
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 Parents:
  Allen Wesley Parrish (1835 - 1914)
  Irene Parrish (____ - 1865)
 
 Spouses:
  Susan Emma Davis Parrish (1864 - 1948)
  Mary Frances Dixon/Dickson Parrish (1864 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Wesley Otto Parrish (1888 - 1978)*
  Rosa Lee Parrish (1900 - 1997)*
  Flossie Parrish Kirtley (1902 - 1996)*
  Elizabeth Maurene Parrish (1906 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Matilda Parish Lomax (1860 - 1944)*
  Wesley Abner Parrish (1863 - 1950)
  George W. Parrish (1871 - 1945)**
  Willie Amos Parrish (1872 - 1928)**
  Thomas Augustus Parrish (1875 - 1955)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Ryan Chapel Cemetery
Diboll
Angelina County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Rodgers
Record added: Sep 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41858786
Wesley Abner Parrish
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Wesley Abner Parrish
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- Barbara Rodgers
 Added: Sep. 20, 2009

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- Barbara Rodgers
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