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David Marion Parris
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1778
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1848
Jackson County
North Carolina, USA

He was the son of Samuel and Rachel (Dickerson) Parris. By 1800 David had married Mary Morrow. She being the daughter of William and Ruth Morrow. In 1800 they were on the census in Spartanburg county, South Carolina, with one little girl.
In 1807 he bought from Isaac Cantrell 100 acres of land on the banks of Buck Creek. (Deed Bk. T pg. 44) The discription of this deed says it joins David Parris on one side. (So David already had some land at this time.) It also joined Joseph Morris, Abraham Nelson, Landley Bros., William Morrow corner.
The 1810 & 1820 censuses still list him in Spartanburg Co., SC. In 1830 & 1840 he and his family are on Haywood County, North Carolina census. In 1850 only his widow, Mary and daughter Tabitha, were listed.
His children; Ruth, Wm. Colman, Samuel, James, Elizabeth, Sarah, Ellender, John, David H., Talitha, Alfred, Mary, Lucy, Jane and Major Wiley. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Parris (1730 - 1791)
  Rachel Dickerson Parris (1740 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Marrow Parris (1783 - 1859)*
 
 Children:
  William Coleman Parris (1802 - 1847)*
  Talitha Parris Brendle (1807 - 1902)*
  Elizabeth Parris Dills (1807 - 1870)*
  John David Parris (1812 - 1884)*
  David A Parris (1814 - 1884)*
  Mary Parris Monteith (1819 - 1895)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nathaniel Parris (1760 - 1858)*
  Christina Parris Jones (1765 - 1850)*
  Samuel Parris (1774 - ____)*
  David Marion Parris (1778 - 1848)
  John Parris (1780 - 1852)*
  Lewis Parris (1782 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Keener Cemetery
Sylva
Jackson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Betty Andrews
Originally Created by: JoAnn Welch Coon
Record added: Jun 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20131668
David Marion Parris
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David Marion Parris
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David Marion Parris
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In memory of my 4th Great Uncle
- jujulynne
 Added: Jan. 12, 2017
My 4th great grandfather. Rest in peace.
- L Hunter
 Added: Dec. 24, 2015

- Barbara
 Added: Feb. 6, 2013
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