Grace Iona Parks1

ID#1255, b. 14 July 1890, d. 2 December 1965
Father: Judson Rossell "J. R." Parks
Mother: Emma May Briggs

Birth date: 14 July 1890
Birth place: Marshall County, West Virginia.2,3

Grace married Oren Elson Rulong, son of James D. Rulong and Ida E. Smart, on 28 June 1919 at Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. James B. Smith, Minister, certified that he united them in marriage.3

Grace died at age 75 on 2 December 1965.1 Grace's body was interred in the Fork Ridge Universalist Church Cemetery, Fork Ridge Road, Glen Easton, Marshall County, West Virginia; her name appears on the gravestone as "Grace I. Rulong."4

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Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1930Marshall County, West VirginiaIna G. Rulong, female, age 39, wife, married, age 28 at first marriage, born in West Virginia
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 April 1930)2

Deceased Child of Grace Iona Parks and Oren Elson Rulong:

Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=15 Feb 2016


  1. [S205] "NSDAR Ancestral Chart," Naomi (Parks) Lowe for Clarence P. Rulong.
  2. [S1121] Oren E. Rulong household, 1930 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Clay District, Enumeration District 26-11, sheet 13B, National Archives micropublication T626_2543.
  3. [S1355] Marriage License for Oren Elson Rulong and Iona Grace Parks, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 4130838_00465.jpg.
  4. [S67] Oren E. and Grace I. Rulong gravestone, Fork Ridge Universalist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen Dalton, 03 June 2004.