Virginia C Byrum

1849–13 September 1902 (Age 53)
Edenton, Chowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Virginia C

When Virginia C Byrum was born in 1849, in Edenton, Chowan, North Carolina, United States, her father, Joseph J Byrum, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Privett, was 40. She married John Duncan Parrish on 1 September 1863. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. She lived in Township 2 Middle, Chowan, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Township 1, Chowan, North Carolina, United States in 1900. She died on 13 September 1902, in Edenton, Chowan, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

John Duncan Parrish
Virginia C Byrum
Marriage: 1 September 1863
Caroline E. Parrish
William E. Parrish
Eulalie L Parrish
Gabra E. Parrish
Elizabeth Lavenia Parrish
George Lafayette Parrish
Allie Virginia Parrish
Annie Bell Parrish
Mary Parrish
Martha Winborne or Pat Parrish
Kate White Parrish
Emma Agnes Parish

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+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1853 · First State Fair
Age 4
The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
Age 16
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Byron .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (40)

  • Jennie Parrish in household of John Parrish, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Virginia Byrum in household of Joseph Byrum, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Virginie C Parrish in household of John D Parrish, "United States Census, 1880"

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