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Elisha James Parmenter was born 19 January 1867 in Berrima, New South Wales, Australia to James Parmenter (1811-1869) and Emily Terry (1827-1906) and died 1901 in Berrima, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Jane Allen (1867-1932) 1886 in Berrima, New South Wales, Australia. Ancestors are from the United Kingdom.


Offspring of Elisha James Parmenter and Jane Allen (1867-1932)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Alfred James Parmenter (1886-1961)
Mabel Jane Parmenter (1887-1963)
Emily Elizabeth Parmenter (1888-1967)
Frederick George Parmenter (1891-1957)
Alice May Parmenter (1892-1959)
Clara Florence Parmenter (1894-1981)
Minnie Lavinia Parmenter (1895-1973) 12 December 1895 Berrima, New South Wales, Australia 17 May 1973 14 Acacia St, St Marys, New South Wales, Australia Charles Smith (1894-)

Edith D Parmenter (1897-)
Laura Adelaide Parmenter (1899-1989)
Gladys M Parmenter (1901-1902)


The death took place at Berrima on the 20th ultimo of Mr. James Parmenter, who was well known in cricket circles in the district. The deceased was 34 years of age, and leaves a wife and young family of ten children.

The Southern Mail, 31 October 1901, page 2

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
  • since he was born before his parents marriage, his birth was registered under the surname "Westbury"
  • BDM Index ref for birth: 6390/1867
¶ Death
  • note that the newspaper notice says that he died on 20 September, although 20 October would seem more likely from the publication date. However the BDM Index says that he died on the 20 December!
  • BDM Index ref for death: 12869/1901