Enoch was born on 25 February 1841 at Milford, nr Duffield, Derbyshire, to parents James, a watchman (1841) and Harriet.
Enoch travelled to the USA shortly after his marriage where he continued as a minister.
He married Mary Ann Goldthorp (1840-1916) in early 1864 in the Hayfield Registration District, Derbyshire. Records identify six children.
- George Parkin (1866-1934) – a physician (1910)
- William E (1868-1942) – an engineer (1910)
- Elizabeth Augusta (1871-1946) – married David Scheetz Craig, a music instructor (1910), in 1896
- Sue Harriet (1873-1905) – a school teacher (1900)
- Hannah May (1876-1929) – married Frank J. Andrus, a pastor in methodist Episcopal Church (1910), in 1908
- Carrie P (1878-1878)
Enoch died on 22 February 1895, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
- 1861 Preston
- 1862 Bury
- 1864 disappears
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
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