Emma May Briggs1

ID#1254, b. 27 July 1862, d. 18 March 1955
Father: David Briggs
Mother: Avilda (unknown)

Birth date: 27 July 1862
Birth place: Marshall County, Virginia.2

Emma married Judson Rossell "J. R." Parks, son of Joseph Parks and Rebecca Logsdon, on 28 December 1881.1

Emma died at age 92 from cerebral hemorrhage on 18 March 1955 at Fork Ridge, Marshall County, West Virginia.3 Emma's body was interred on 21 March 1955 in the Fork Ridge Christian Church Cemetery, 8681 Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia; her name appears on the gravestone as "Emma M. Parks."3,4

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1930Marshall County, West VirginiaEmma M. Parks, female, age 67, wife, married, age 25 at first marriage, born in West Virginia
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 April 1930)2

Deceased Children of Emma May Briggs and Judson Rossell "J. R." Parks:

Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=19 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S1235] "Ancestors of (Emma) Naomi Parks," presented by The Marshall County WVGenWeb, online http://www.lindapages.com/vip/naomi-anc.txt
  2. [S244] J. Rosel Parks household, 1930 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Cameron Magisterial District, Enumeration District 26-2, sheet 6B, National Archives micropublication T626_2543.
  3. [S1591] Emma Parks, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1984375_0000417.jpg.
  4. [S2093] J. Rossell Parks, Find A Grave memorial no. 98304906, created by Rick McCarroll on 05 October 2012, online http://www.findagrave.com. Photograph by username Peace4me, uploaded 19 October 2012.
  5. [S205] "NSDAR Ancestral Chart," Naomi (Parks) Lowe for Clarence P. Rulong.
  6. [S2095] Eula M. Parks, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1984245_0001789.jpg.