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Adam and Isabell Parr in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Adam and Isabell Parr in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Posted: 23 Dec 2012 1:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Parr, Kirchner, Haller, Boyer

Adam and Esabell Parr, were found in the 1900 US Federal Census, living at 1622 American Street. He had emigrated from Germany in 1882, his wife, Esabell Kirchner, emigrated from Germany in 1891. They married in Philadelphia, sometime before 1892, before the birth of their eldest son, Joseph Parr. In 1910, the family was enumerated in the US Census, living at 244 W. Columbia Ave, Philadelphia. Adam Parr died 19 Dec 1910 at the residence, and was buried at Most Holy Redeemer Cemetry on Richmond Street in Philadelphia.

Adams parents were Charles (Karl) Parr and Barbara Staub or Staab.

Isabell outlived her husband and was last counted in the 1940 US Census, living at 2407 Howard Street, in Philadelphia.

Their daughter Mabel Louise Parr, b. June 1902 in Philadelphia, m. 1922 Frank H Haller. They eventually moved to and died in Palmyra, Burlington county, New Jersey.

Thir daughter, Isabell Parr, b. Aug 1897, m. David S Boyer and they had a son, David Boyer, b. Sept 1915,Pennsylvania.

I would like to find the death and burial information for Esabell (Kirchner) Parr, and any other info which would fill out my knowledge of this family.

Household in 1900
Head Adam Parr M 36 Germany
Wife Esabela Parr F 32 Germany
son Joseph Parr M 8 Philadelphia
son Bernhard Parr M 6 Philadelphia
daughter Esabela Parr F 3 Philadelphia
son Elpar Parr M 1 Philadelphia

Household in 1910
self Adam Parr M 46y (b. abt. 1864) Germany - shoemaker
wife Esabella Parr F 43y (b. abt. 1867) Germany
son Joseph Parr M 18y (b. abt. 1892) Pennsylvania
son Bernhardt Parr M 16y (b. abt. 1894) Pennsylvania
dau Esabella Parr F 13y (b. abt. 1897) Pennsylvania
dau Ella Parr F 10y (b. abt. 1900) Pennsylvania
dau Mabel Parr F 8y (b. abt. 1902) Pennsylvania
son Elmer Parr M 5y (b. abt. 1905) Pennsylvania
dau Elsie Parr F 2y (b. abt. 1908) Pennsylvania

Household in 1920
Head - Isabell Parr, 52, Widow, Immigrated 1890, Naturalized 1897, b. Germany
son - Joseph Parr, 28. single, b. Pennsylvania, Occupation: Corr Maker, Shipbuilder's
son - Bernard Parr, 26, single, b. Pensylvania, Occupation: coater in a candy mfg.
dau - Isabell Boyer, 23, married, b. Pennsylvania
dau - Madei Parr, 18, single, b. Pennsylvania, Occupation: topper in a hosiery mill
son - Elmer Parr, 15, single, b. Pennsylvania
dau - Elsie Parr, 12, single, b. Pennsylvania
Grand-son, David Boyer, 4 yrs 4/12 months, b. Pennsylvania

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