West Virginia Pioneers

Hiram Parsons

Male 1833 - 1901  (67 years)


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  • Name Hiram Parsons 
    Born 16 Sep 1833  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Mar 1901  [2
    Buried Baptist Grove Cemetery, Frozen Camp, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Buried Baptist Grove, Frozen Camp, Jackson Co, WV
    Person ID I4478  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father Charles Asbury Parsons,   b. 8 Jun 1805, Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1875, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Wolfe,   b. Abt 1806, Randolph Co, WVa Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Baptist Grove Cemetery, Frozen Camp, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 23 Oct 1826  [3
    Notes 

    • 1830 census Mason Co.
      1m <5 Wilson W.
      1m <5 Elias
      1m 20-30 Charles Jr.
      1f 20-30

      1840 Jackson Co - 6 kids pg 9
      1m 0-5 Lewis
      1m 5-10 Hiram
      2m 10-15 Wilson, Elias
      1m 30-40
      1f 0-5 Hannah
      1f 5-10 Frances
      1f 30-40
      2 slaves

      1850 Jackson Co census, page 38, #282-286
      Parsons Charles 45 M Farmer Va
      Parsons Rebecca 44 F Va
      Parsons Hiram 16 M Farmer Va
      Parsons Hannah 14 F Va
      Parsons Lewis 12 M Va
      Parsons Allen 7 M Va
      Parsons Sarah J 5 F Va
      Parsons David 2 M Va

      1860 JC # 490-457
      Charles Sr, 55
      Rebecca,. 54
      Allen, 17
      Sarah, 15
      David, 12
      Mary C, 8
      [Lewis, 21, l/w sister Frances]

      1870 JC Washington Dist # 12
      Charles Sr 65
      Rebecca 64
      David 22
      Mary C 18

      1880 Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia Page 401D
      Rebecca PARSONS Self F W W 70 WV
      Mary C. PARSONS Dau F S W 28 WV

      Buried Baptist Grove, Frozen Camp, Jackson Co, WV
      Charles Jr d 12/1875 aged 70y 5m 28d
      Parsons, Mary Catherine 1853-1902 - daughter?
    Family ID F1220  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Phoebe Dye,   b. Abt 1836, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Mar 1855  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • 1860 JC # 482-448
      Parsons, Hiram, 26
      Phoebe, 25
      James, 5
      Melissa, 4
      Charles, 3
      Dye, Morfant (f), 16

      1870 JC Washington Dist # 18
      Hiram 36
      Phoebe, 34
      James 14
      Melissa 13
      Charles 12
      Mary E 10
      Lydia 4
      Jacob 2

      1880 Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia Page 401D
      Hiram PARSONS Self M M W 47 WV
      Lizzie PARSONS Wife F M W 48 WV
      Lidda PARSONS Dau F S W 14 WV
      Jacob PARSONS Son M S W 10 WV
      Franklin PARSONS Son M S W 9 WV
      Edward WAYBRIGHT SonL M S W 15 WV
      Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia Page 400B
      l/w Benjamin PARSONS & Maria
      Chas. PARSONS Other M S W 22 WV

      1900 Jackson Co, Washington Dist # 325
      Thomas F Parsons 7/1870, 29 m 3y WV WV WV
      Anna wife 6/1878, 21, m 3y 1-1 PA PA PA
      Okey O son, 2/1898, 2 WV WV PA
      Hiram, father, 9/1830, 69, wd, WV WV WV
    Children 
     1. James M Parsons,   b. 13 Dec 1855, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1887  (Age 31 years)
    +2. Melissa Parsons,   b. Abt 1856, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Charles W Parsons,   b. Abt 1857, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +4. Mary E Parsons,   b. 21 Aug 1860, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age 76 years)
     5. Lewis H Parsons,   b. Abt Oct 1864, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1865, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     6. Lydia M Parsons,   b. 10 Aug 1866, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1887  (Age 20 years)
    +7. Jacob Parsons,   b. Apr 1868, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Thomas Franklin Parsons,   b. 22 Jul 1870, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F1509  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Elizabeth F 'Lizzie' Allen,   b. Abt 1829, Lewis County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 17 Oct 1877  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 

    • 1880 Washington Dist, Jackson, WV # 26-26
      Parsons, Hiram, 47
      Elizabeth, 48
      Lydia, 14, d
      Jacob, 10, s
      Franklin, 9, s
      Waybright, Edward, 15, ss
    Family ID F5869  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S518] Census.

    2. [S519] Cemeteries JC Vol 1.

    3. [S33] Parsons discussion group.

    4. [S17] Marriage Records, Jackson Co, WV.