When Thomas J. Parisher was born on 30 March 1822, in Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States, his father, Alexander Parisher, was 19 and his mother, Dolly "Dorrotha" Sally Sawyer, was 21. He married Catherine Crowder on 1 April 1847, in Macoupin, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1856, at the age of 34, and was buried in Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States.
Variant of Perisho , a surname of Breton or French origin. Compare Parrisher .