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Ann (Cocks) Parish (1814 - 1902)

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Ann Parish formerly Cocks aka Cox, Thomas
Born in Chudleigh, Devon, Englandmap
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married (to ) in Ashburton, Devonshire, Englandmap
Wife of — married in Adelaide, South Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Blackheath, Victoria, Australiamap
Profile last modified | Created 16 Mar 2011
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Contents

Biography

Ann Cocks married Elisha Thomas at Ashburton, Devonshire on 25th January 1838. [1] [2]

In November 1866, Ann was widowed.

On 13th March 1868, Ann married widower, John Parish, at the Registry Office in Adelaide, South Australia. Their ages were not recorded. Their fathers were named as William Cox and Smith Parish. For some reason, their marriage was registered twice. [3]

Ann passed away 13th May 1902 at Blackheath, Victoria, aged 87. Her parents were not recorded on her death registration, but her birthplace was confirmed as Devonshire. [4]

The Horsham Times (Vic) Friday 16 May 1902 p 3
OBITUARY
Mrs J. Parish, another old-time resident of the Wimmera, and mother of some of the most substantial farmers of this district, died an Wednesday, of senile decay. She was 88 years of age. [5]

The Horsham Times (Vic) Tuesday 20 May 1902 p 2
DEATH.
PARISH.--On the 13th May, 1902, at Blackheath, Ann Parish, beloved wife of John Parish; aged 87 years. [6]

Research Notes

Some family trees have Ann's first husband - Elisha Thomas - as being born about 1812 in Wales.

Acknowledgements

This person was created through the import of Tonkes_Morris_Ryles_Ellis.ged on 16 March 2011.

Christine (Parish) Randall adopted Ann's profile on 06 January 2018

Sources

  1. FreeBMD Marriages, Mar quarter 1838
    THOMAS Elisha, Newton Abbot 10 199
    [ttp://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/information.pl?cite=%2BZVVzPt0BPj9E4C1uXvnbA&scan=1] COCKS Ann Newton Abbot 10 199 [1]
  2. Christine (Parish) Randall thinks the exact marriage date was relayed to by her cousin, Sue Royce (Thomas)
  3. MARRIAGE DATE, FATHERS South Australian Marriages, Registrations 1842-1916 (cdrom):1868-03-13 MARRIAGE; John PARISH, Ann THOMAS, reg number Ade 75/7 & Ade 1/383
  4. Department of Justice, Victoria Family history search [2] : 1902 DEATH, Ann PARISH, 87, parents unknown, born DEVONSHIRE, died BLACKHEATH, reg number 6081
  5. 1902 'OBITUARY.', The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954), 16 May, p. 3. , viewed 17 Jun 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72847955
  6. TROVE Newspapers Online (National Library of Australia): The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Tuesday 20 May 1902 p 2


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