Frank Jeffers Parsons

1910–1985 (Age 75)
Glovertown, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

The Life of Frank Jeffers

When Frank Jeffers Parsons was born in 1910, in Glovertown, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, his father, George Vatcher Parsons, was 32 and his mother, Susanna Clarke DEAN, was 29. He lived in District of Bonavista North, Newfoundland, Canada in 1945. He died in 1985, in Glovertown, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, at the age of 75, and was buried in Glovertown, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

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Frank Jeffers Parsons
Winnifred Maud Traverse

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Vatcher Parsons


    Susanna Clarke DEAN




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World Events (2)


Age 39

The 1949 election was runn under the House of Assembly Act of 1932, and contained the twenty-seven seats delineated in that Act plus a seat for Labrador, the first time it would be represented in the House of Assembly.

Age 72

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for the servant of a parish priest or parson, or a patronymic denoting the child of a parson, from the possessive case of Middle English persone, parsoun ( see Parson ).2 English: many early examples are found with prepositions (e.g. Ralph del Persones 1323 ); these are habitational names, with the omission of house, hence in effect occupational names for servants employed at the parson's house.3 Irish: usually of English origin (see above), but sometimes a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Phearsain, which is of Highland Scottish origin ( see McPherson ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Frank Parsons, "Newfoundland Census, 1945"
  • Frank Jeffers Parsons in household of George Nathen Parsons, "Newfoundland Census, 1935"

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