Emma Agnes Parish

April 1890–22 April 1960 (Age 70)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Emma Agnes

When Emma Agnes Parish was born in April 1890, in North Carolina, United States, her father, John D Parrish, was 52 and her mother, Virginia C Byrum, was 41. She married Richard Wilmer Warren on 16 February 1912. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Township 1, Chowan, North Carolina, United States in 1900. She died on 22 April 1960, in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Riverside Memorial Park, Norfolk, Virginia, United States.

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Richard Wilmer Warren
Emma Agnes Parish
Marriage: 16 February 1912
Richard Wilmer Warren

Spouse and Children

16 February 1912


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World Events (8)

1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 4

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 7

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 27

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Parrish .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Emma Parrish in household of John Parrish, "United States Census, 1900"

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