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Parshall Terry, III

Birthplace: Fort Niagra, Niagra, New York, United States
Death: October 08, 1861 (83)
Draper, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Place of Burial: Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Parshall Adam Terry and Amy Terry
Husband of Hannah Terry and Anna Terry
Father of Stevens Terry; Jacob Er Terry; Dency Prudence Hackett; Clark Terry; Joel Terry and 8 others
Brother of Mary Lutz; Submission Galloway; Joshua Terry; William Terry; Elizabeth Cowan and 1 other
Half brother of Amy Cornell; Sarah Maria Thompson; Deborah Thomas; Timothy Parshall Terry; John Terry and 4 others

Occupation: Toll-gate keeper
Managed by: Private User
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About Parshall Terry III

Parshall Terry III, son of Parshall Terry and Amy Stevens, of New York, was born 30 September 1778 in Fort Niagara, Ontario, New York. He married Hannah Terry 16 March 1802 in Palmyra, Wayne, New York, daughter of Joshua Terry and Elizabeth Parshall. She was born 8 October 1785 in Goshen, Ulster, Orange, New York, and died 4 October 1877 in Rockville, Washington, Utah Territory.

Parshall Terry came to Utah 15 October 1849 with the Allen Taylor company. He worked as a toll-gate keeper Red Butte Canyon road, Salt Lake county, 1849. Moved to Lehi 1851 and to Draper 1853. Kept toll-gate at bridge over Jordan river at Lehi 1856, and in Provo Canyon 1858. He died 8 October 1861 in Terry Mound, Draper, Salt Lake, Utah.

Married: Hannah Terry on 16 March 1802. Their children:

  1. Stevens born August 19, 1803, married Sarah Bryant;
  2. Jacob E. born July 4, 1805, married Catherine Brown, married Mary Urena Rlley, married Clarissa Williams, married Ellen Reed;
  3. Dency born July 20, 1807, married Samuel Hackett;
  4. Clark born September 19, 1809, died child;
  5. Joel born May 23, 1812, married Maria Anderson, married Hannah Shelton, married Jane Hacken, married Rowena Garner;
  6. Elizabeth born November 17, 1814, married Francis Kirby, married John Huard;
  7. David born April 17, 1817, married Elizabeth Washburn, married Mary Ann Cunningham;
  8. Jane born May 21, 1819, married George Tarbox, married George Young;
  9. Amy born June 5, 1821, married Zemira Draper January 30, 1842;
  10. Marilla born July 2, 1823, married John Crawford, married Nelson Hanson;
  11. Joshua born August 11, 1825, married Ann Greasewood;
  12. Mary Emma Reid (Johnson) born January 20, 1857;
  13. Deborah born December 25, 1827, died child;
  14. James Parshall born January 1, 1830, married Mary Richards (died May 17, 1902) November 2, 1856; married Sarah K. Brown.


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Parshall Terry III's Timeline

September 30, 1778
Fort Niagra, Niagra, New York, United States
August 19, 1803
Age 24
Palmyra, Wayne, NY, United States
July 4, 1805
Age 26
Palmyra, Wayne County, New York, United States
July 20, 1807
Age 28
Ontario, Wayne County, New York, United States
September 19, 1809
Age 30
Palmyra, Wayne County, New York, United States
May 23, 1812
Age 33
Palmyra, Wayne, New York, United States
November 17, 1814
Age 36
Ontario, Wayne County, New York, United States
April 17, 1817
Age 38
Ontario, Wayne County, New York, United States
May 21, 1819
Age 40
Lincoln, Niagara Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada