Parnaby, John (1832-1879)

Family

John was born on 9 January near Ripon, Yorkshire, to parents George, a farmer (1841), and Elizabeth. He was baptised on 5 February 1832 at Ripon Cathedral.

He married Eliza Pullan (1832-1910) in the summer of 1854 at Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire. Census returns identify eight children.

  • Richard Pullan (1855-1885) – a clerk (1881)
  • John Murray (1857-1930) – a clerk (1881); Borough accountant (1901)
  • Alice Jane (1859-1927) – a nursing matron (1901)
  • George Craven (1862-1936)  – a sales manager of jar products (1911)            
  • Anne Elizabeth (1865-1932) – a hospital nurse (1901)
  • Eliza Louisa (1868-1909)  – a housekeeper (1901)                   
  • Frederick Arthur (1869-1942) – an accounts clerk (1891); chartered accountant (1911)
  • Emily Martha (1871-1955) – a boarding house keeper (1911)

John died on 28 July 1879 at Middlesbrough, Yorkshire.

Circuits

  • 1851 Baldock
  • 1853 Goudhurst
  • 1854 Maidstone
  • 1855 Luton
  • 1856 disappears
  • Airedale Independent College
  • 1861 Wilsden, Yorks – Congregational minister
  • 1868 Hull, Hope St
  • 1872-1878 Middlesbrough, Queen St

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Surman Index id:20844

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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