Marion Howard (1873 – 1943)

Marion was born on 14/01/1873 in Tenderden, NSW.

James and Marion Parsons Howard

James and Marion

On 26/05/1891 she married James Henry Parsons at St Andrews C/E in Walcha.
James was born on 04/08/1863 at Saumarez Station Via in Armidale.

Marion and James had the following children (the 5th generation from Henry & Susannah):

  • Jessie Hester Parsons (1893 – 1963)

  • William Howard Parsons (1894 – 1973)

  • Grace Florence Parsons (1895 – 1975)

  • Nellie Amber Parsons (1899 – 1987)

  • Henry Herbert Parsons (1903 – 1990)

  • Ethel Agnes Parsons (1907 – 2005)

  • Alan James Parsons (1908 – 1999)

  • Bertram Boucher Parsons (1911 – 1975)

  • Hector Parsons (1912 – 2011)

  • Marjorie Jean Parsons (1916 – 1916)

  • Keith Brazier Parsons (1919 – 2008)

James died in Bundarra NSW on 05/04/1942.

Marion died on 10/08/1943 also in Bundarra. They both are burried in the C/E section Bundarra Cemetery.

James & Marion Parsons nee Howard headstone in the Bundarra General Cemetery at Bundarra, NSW, Australia

Grace Florence Parsons (1895 – 1975)

Grace was born in Kelly’s Plains on 19/08/1895.

She married to Frederick George Easy in St Marks C/E Bundarra on 26/05/1938. Frederick was born in Armidale on 22/01/1877.

They had 1 daughter:

  • Lorna May Easy (1939 –       )

Frederick died in Bundarra on 19/02/1972.

Grace died on 09/12/1975 in Bundarra.

Nellie (L) and Grace (R)

Nellie Amber Parsons (1899 – 1987)

She married to Fergus John Watson in Armidale on 22/07/1936. Fergus was born on 28/06/1902 in Armidale and baptised on 31/07/1902 in Saint’s Mary and Joseph, Armidale.

They had 2 sons and 2 daughters:

  • Mary Therese Watson (1941 – 2011)
  • Patricia Anne Watson (1944 – 2000)
  • Fergus John Watson
  • Robert John Watson

Fergus died in Armidale on 03/02/1963.

Nellie died on 04/06/1987 in Armidale.

Mary Therese Watson (1941 – 2011)

Mary was born in 1941.
She married in 1961 in Armidale to Clifford Graham Bindley.
They had 5 children (a daughter and 4 sons).

Mary died in the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney on 27/10/2011. She was form Armidale.

Patricia Anne Watson (1944 – 2000)

Patricia was born in 1944.
She married in 1965 in Armidale to Robert Aubrey Haynes.
They had 3 daughters.

Patricia died in Armidale on 18/02/2000.

Fergus John Watson (   ?   –          )

Fergus married in Armidale in 1961 to Heather Olwen James. Heather was born on 20/03/1939 in Gulgong.
They had 5 children (a daughter and 4 sons).

Heather died in Lake Heights on 19/08/2013.

Robert John Watson (   ?   –       )

Robert married to Fay Patricia Scott.
They have 2 sons.

Bertram Boucher Parsons (1911 – 1975)

Bertram was born in Dangersleigh on 30/04/1911.

He married to Zeta Baker in Bundarra in 1953. Zeta was born in 1930 in Bundarra.

They had the following children:

  • Geoffery Peter Parsons (1954 –       )

  • Anthony Stephen Parsons (1957 –       )

Bertram died in 1975 in NSW.

Hector Wallace Parsons (1912 – 2011)

Hector was born in Dangersleigh on 08/08/1912.

He married to Ailsa Grace Manuel in Armidale in 1942. Ailsa was born in 1920.

They had 2 children:

  • David John Parsons (1945 –       )

  • Robyn Beth Parsons (1949 –       )

Hector died in Wagga Wagga on 09/02/2011.

Ailsa died on 25/03/2016 in Caloola Court Nursing Home, formerly of Wagga Wagga.

Marjorie Jean Parsons (1916 – 1916)

Marjorie was born in Bundarra on 21/01/1916.
She died 3 weeks later on 12/02/1916 in Bundarra.