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Dillwyn Parrish
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1809
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1886
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Grandfather of artist Maxfield Parrish.

Dillwyn Parrish (1809-1886) graduated from the College of Pharmacy in Philadelphia and operated a pharmacy with his brother Edward. The Parrishes were a prominent Quaker family in the Philadelphia area, noted for their philanthropy.

An active member of Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, he served as Overseer, Clerk, and Elder. He was also a member of the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery and Improving the Condition of the African Race from 1832-1886, serving as its President in 1851.

The image posted is alleged to be a picture of George Dillwyn Parrish of Colorado Springs, Colorado.(1984-1941). Please see: https://www.google.com/search?q=dillwyn+Parrish&biw=1920&bih=955&source=lnms&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwifzYOKvpHMAhXD4iYKHa2nD8cQ_AUIBSgA&dpr=1

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Parrish (1779 - 1840)
  Susanna Cox Parrish (1789 - 1851)
 
 Spouse:
  Susanna Maxfield Parrish (1803 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Stephen Maxfield Parrish (1846 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dillwyn Parrish (1809 - 1886)
  Isaac Parrish (1811 - 1852)*
  John Parrish (1813 - 1896)*
  William Dillwyn Parrish (1815 - 1863)*
  Sarah Parrish (1817 - 1900)*
  Joseph Parrish (1819 - 1891)*
  George Dillwyn Parrish (1820 - 1871)*
  Edward Parrish (1822 - 1872)*
  Susanna Dillwyn Parrish Wharton (1827 - 1915)*
  Samuel Parrish (1830 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fair Hill Burial Ground
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec F, lot 32, row
 
Created by: ProgBase
Record added: Feb 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66071620
Dillwyn Parrish
Added by: A.Firefly
 
 
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- Nancy Gibson Lowe
 Added: Oct. 24, 2014

- Andie Parrish
 Added: May. 6, 2012
 
 
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