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DESCENDANTS OF:
John and Eleanor (CLEMENTS) PARR


. * 1st Generation .. * 2nd Generation ... * 3rd Generation .... * 4th Generation

* John PARR #1520 b. c1700 m. Eleanor CLEMENTS #1811 b. c1702

. * John PARR Capt. #1521 b. 20 Dec 1725 Dublin, Ireland, d. 25 Nov 1791 Halifax, Nova Scotia, m. 20 Feb 1762 England to Sara WALMESLEY #1522 b. c1727 d. before 1791 He was educated at Trinity High School; entered the British Army as an ensign, 1744. He
rose to the rank of lieutenant-colonel and on October 9th, 1782 was sworn in as Governor and commander-in-chief of Nova Scotia. He was the last to hold this commission; it was changed in 1786 to that of Lieutenant-Governor in which he took the oaths, 5 April,1787 and remained so until his death in 1791. PARRSBORO, N.S. town in Cumberland County, on the North shore of Minas Basin, was named in 1784 for John Parr, Gov. of N.S. and was incorporated in 1889.

. . * Ann PARR #1526 b. 1762 m. Richard WALKER #1773 b. c1760

. . * John PARR #684 b. 1763 m. 14 Apr 1783 Mary Anne FORREST #685 b. c 1760 Took out a grant in the "Township of Parrsborough" dated August 8th, 1795, Lot 58, which contained seven hundred acres. It is unknown if he was the John Parr that took out a grant in Annapolis County in 1784.

. . . *Sarah PARR #686 b. 22 Oct 1784 d. ? m. 21 Dec 1803 James MILLER #691 b. 27 Oct 1784

. . . . * George MILLER #692 b. 26 Feb 1805 m. Catherine {Kitty} HENNIGAR #699 b. 1812

. . . . * Elizabeth MILLER #693 b. 20 Mar 1808

. . . . * Henry MILLER #694 b. 22 Sep 1812

. . . . * Margaret MILLER #695 b. 23 Jun 1814

. . . . * John MILLER #696 b. 30 Jul 1817

. . . . * Thomas MILLER #697 b. 09 Sep 1819 m. Sapphira (?) #700 b. 1823

. . . . * Anne MILLER #698 b. 04 Feb 1822

. . . * William PARR #672 b. 29 Sep 1787 Windsor, N.S. d. between 1871-81 m. c1816 Esther Sarah BROWN #673 b. 1801 Cheverie, N.S. d. between 1871-81

. . . . * Hannah PARR #3410 b. 1818 Kempt, N.S.

. . . . *William PARR #674 b. 1821 d. before 1881 m. Frances {Fanny} (?) #682 b. 07 Mar 1829 d. 22 Sep 1904

. . . . * Martha Grace PARR #546 b. 31 Mar 1822 d. 01 Apr 1904 m. Edward REYNOLDS #683 b. 1824 d. 06 Feb 1897

. . . . * Mary Ann {Amelia} PARR #63 b. 22 Jan 1824 d. 26 Nov 1905 m. 21 Dec 1844 in Kempt, N.S. Frederick Franklin TOMLINSON #62 b. 10 Oct 1817 d. 22 Sep1895 ( See Tomlinson family ).

. . . . * James PARR #676 b. 1826 m. Mary (nee?) #3375 b. c1828

. . . . * Annie PARR #680 b. 10 Oct 1827 d. 07 Dec 1926 m. 11 Nov 1847 Samuel McGRATH #1614 b. 23 Dec 1827 d. 23 May 1904

. . . . * Elizabeth PARR #678 m. Mr. HOSTEDER/HOSSITER? #1619

. . . . * Son PARR #679

. . . . * Sarah PARR #677 b. 1828

. . . . * Loranier {Lorenza} PARR #3044 b. 1835 d. before 1901 m. John MOODY #3045 b. 16 Oct 1827

. . . . * Esther P. PARR #681 b. 20 Nov 1837 d. 1912 m. (1) Mr. RIDEOUT #3378 d. before 1870, m. (2) 15 Mar 1870 Milford, N.H. Charles Nelson MOOAR #3319 b. 15 Sep 1843 d. 14 Feb 1877, m. (3) 06 Jul 1879 Milford, N.H. Phineas B. HOOD #1618 b. 02 Jun 1827 d. 08 Sep 1898 There was no children from any of her marriages. Esther is buried in Port Wade cemetery, Annapolis Co., N.S.

. . . * Mary Anne PARR #688 b. 08 Mar 1790

. . . . * Emily Ann PARR #2776 b. 1823

. . . * John PARR #687 b. 02 Apr 1793 (He may be the John Parr that was born in 1791 and died 27 Nov 1886 [based on headstone readings] also the same John Parr that m. c1855/6 Jane McGREGOR #1615 b. 1817 d. 23 Jun 1901

. . . * Martha PARR #1519 b. 1798 m. 1824 John CALDWELL #1518 b. c1796 d. before 1871

. . * Thomas PARR #1850 b. 1765 d. before1772

. . * William PARR #1523 b. 1768

. . * Harriet PARR #1525 b. 1770

. . * Thomas PARR #1524 b. 1772 He took out a grant in the Township of Parrsborough of Lot no. 57 dated August 8, 1795. The Lot contained seven hundred acres.


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