When Martin Parris was born about 1761, in Pembroke, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Benjamin Parris, was 31 and his mother, Melicent Keith, was 32. He married Julia Drew on 3 July 1794, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 15 November 1839, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 79.
English: variant of Paris .
French: rare variant of Paris and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.
History: Samuel Parris, of Salem witchcraft fame, was a clergyman born in London and came to Boston, MA, in or before 1674. He had five children from two marriages and lived out his years in Sudbury, MA. — This surname (see 2 above) is listed in the register of Huguenot ancestors recognized by the Huguenot Society of South Carolina.
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