John Wesley Parrish and Elizabeth White
The marriage license for John Wesley Parrish and Elizabeth White was procured on November 17, 1852, and the marriage rites performed November 18, 1852, at the house of E. White (probably Elizabeth’s brother Elisha White), in the County of Washington, in the presence of Green Hardin, Elizabeth Laber, John T. Hardin and William Bishop. The ceremony was performed by Henry H. Prather.
Elizabeth was the daughter of Samuel Riley White and Martha Lewis. She and John had six children: Belva A., James Minor, Cordelia, Willie F., Everett L. and George H.