Posted By:Joan E. Rambo
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Subject:Re: Coffman and Parish Families
Post Date:December 10, 2008 at 20:56:35
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/wise/messages/658.html
Forum:Wise County, TX Genealogy Forum
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TX Dth Idx 1890-1976 -- http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html?..#w=;p=2;c=1320964;t=searchable -- You can view digitized copy of death record, see more details, make printouts and look for others, too.

Name: Myrtle Lillian Coffman
Death date: 28 May 1958
Death place: Bridgeport, Wise, Texas
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 72 years 4 months 22 days
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 06 Jan 1886
Birth place: Texas
Marital status: Married
Spouse name:
Father name: G. G. Lawrence
Father birth place:
Mother name: Lillian Brown
Mother birth place:
Occupation: Housewife
Residence: Bridgeport, Wise, Texas
Cemetery name: East Bridgeport Cemetery
Burial place: Bridgeport, Wise, Texas
Burial date: 30 May 1958
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2115364
Digital GS number: 4163860
Image number: 1622
Reference number: cn 30853
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

If you mother's maiden name was Parish, shouldn't her father be Thomas Parish, not Thomas Coffman? This looks like her mother.

Name: Flora Paris Parish
Death date: 28 Sep 1973
Death place: Bridgeport, Wise, Texas
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Age at death: 91 years
Estimated birth year: 1882
Birth date:
Birth place:
Marital status:
Spouse name:
Father name: Charlie S. Mccurry
Father birth place:
Mother name: Neila Herndon
Mother birth place:
Occupation:
Residence:
Cemetery name:
Burial place:
Burial date:
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2242915
Digital GS number: 4168752
Image number: 2896
Reference number: 81635
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: T. T. Parish
Death date: 29 Mar 1932
Death place: Bridgeport, Wise, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): W
Age at death: 64 years 4 days
Estimated birth year: 1868
Birth date:
Birth place: Alabama
Marital status: Married
Spouse name:
Father name: C. C. Parish
Father birth place: Florida
Mother name: Parish
Mother birth place: Alab.
Occupation:
Residence:
Cemetery name:
Burial place: Bridgeport
Burial date: 30 Mar 1932
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2135796
Digital GS number: 4163630
Image number: 1709
Reference number: Item 4, CN14668
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Informant: Flora P. Parish

1900 census Wise Co, TX:

Parish, Tom, h, b __ 1869, 32, M 2 yrs, b AL, FL, AL
" Paris, w, b Dec 1881, 18, M 2 yrs, 1 ch, 1 lvg, b GA, GA, GA
" Leburn s, b Dec 1899, 1, b TX

Next door probably his parents:

Parish, Criss, h, b Ma 1842, 58, M 38 yrs, b FL, NC, NC
" R___, w, b May 1839, 61 J 38 yrs, 8 ch, 6 lvg, b AL, AL, AL
" C___, d, b Mar 1878, 22, sgle, b AL
" John, s, b Mar 1880, 20, sgle, b AL
" Calvin s, b Sep 1882, 17, b AL
" Lee d, b Aug 1884, 15, b AL

1880 census Ferrierville, Bullock Co, AL:

Category: Name; Relationsip to head of household; Marital Status; Gender; Race; Age; Birthplace; Occupation; Father's Birthplace; Mother's Birthplace.

C. C. PARRISH Self M Male W 35 FL Farming SC SC
Rachel M. PARRISH Wife M Female W 40 AL Keeping House SC SC
Thomas T. PARRISH Son S Male W 12 AL Works On Farm FL AL
Willie E. PARRISH Dau S Female W 8 AL FL AL
Seaney C. PARRISH Dau S Female W 3 AL FL AL
John PARRISH Son S Male W 2 AL FL AL

TX Dth Idx ~ siblings of Ruth:

Name: Vernon Parrish
Death date: 17 Jul 1970
Death place: Irving, Dallas, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document):
Age at death: 63 years
Estimated birth year: 1907
Birth date:
Birth place:
Marital status: Married
Spouse name: Mrs. Vernon Parrish
Father name: Tom Parrish
Father birth place:
Mother name: Paris Mccurry
Mother birth place:
Occupation:
Residence:
Cemetery name:
Burial place:
Burial date:
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2218826
Digital GS number: 4169068
Image number: 2465
Reference number: 48169
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Terrell Parrish
Death date: 19 Jan 1929
Death place: Prect. L, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 28 years 7 months
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: May 1900
Birth place: Decatur, Texas
Marital status: Single
Spouse name:
Father name: J. T. Parrish
Father birth place: Alabama
Mother name: Paris Mccurry
Mother birth place: Georgia
Occupation: Railroad Employee
Residence: Bridgeport, Texas
Cemetery name:
Burial place: Bridgeport, Texas
Burial date: 20 Jan 1929
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2114761
Digital GS number: 4165425
Image number: 1528
Reference number: cn 6995
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

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