John Parry, b. 1799

John Parry (1799-1855) was christened 28 Jul. 1799 in Bishops Frome, Herefordshire, England. He was the son of Richard Parry and Betty. He married Anne Williams on 14 Nov. 1822 in Ashperton, Herefordshire, England. He was baptized by Willford Woodruff on 8 May 1840 at Benbow Farm in Castle Frome, Herefordshire, England. He met with Wilford Woodruff occasionally during Wilford Woodruff's mission in 1840 to England. He died 19 Jul. 1855 in Mormon Grove, Atchison Co., Kansas Territory.

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