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ID: I55
Sex: M
Birth: ABT 1795  Henry Co., KY  
Death: 02 OCT 1841  Effingham Co., IL  
Burial: 1841  Ewington Cemetery, Summit Twp., Effingham Co., IL  
Parents: Parkhurst, Ezekiel, Hathaway, Abiel
View of Ewington Cemetery where Daniel is buried.
Daniel moved his family to Johnson Co., IN about 1836.  In the late 1830s they moved again to Effingham Co., IL.

Daniel was Effingham County Commissioner in 1839-40 and then Probate Justice until his death in 1841.

On November 23, 1838, Daniel Parkhurst purchased two parcels of 40 acres each of federal land for $1.25 an acre (total of $50x2) in Effingham Co., IL.

On September 20, 1839, Daniel Parkhurst purchased one parcels of 40.97 acres of federal land for $1.25 an acre (total of $51.20) in Effingham Co., IL.

The 1820 census of Warren Co, TN, shows Daniel as "Daniel Parkharst"
1 male under 10: Robert Calvin
1 male 16-25: Daniel
2 females under 10: Rosanna, Lucinda
1 female 16-25: Celia

1830 census of Warren Co., TN:
Parkhurst, Daniel 111001-001101
Male Female
<5 1 Job
5<10 1 John M.
10<15 1 1 Robert Calvin, Lucinda
15<20 1 Rosanna?
30<40 1 1 Daniel, Celia

Rosanna should only be 13, which would put her in the previous group.

The 1840 Census of Effingham Co., IL, shows Daniel as: 0030001-0000001.
Daniel was 40-50, 3 children were 10-15, and Elenore was 50-60.  This may indicate that besides Job, two of Elenore's children were living with them.

Email from Kevin Perkins:

This is copied from my abstract of January 26, 1887 it is written with quill pen on very old and frail paper.  I find no Parkhursts on the map, but may be able to on the 1899 plat.  There was an Opal Shelton Parkhurst
here in the 1950's I think.  I will send you the copy as soon as I can get to it.

Abstract of title to the following Real Estate to wit.

The SE1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section Two (2) also the S1/2 of the NE1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section two (2) all in Township Seven (7) N R five (5) East containing 60 acres of land more or less.

No 1 United States to Daniel Parkhurst
Entry dated Nov 23rd 1838 E1/2 NW1/4 Section 2 T7N R5E 87..98/100 acres See land book certificate of auditor of state to Co. Clerk in co. clerks office

No 2 John T. Tucker
Jennetta S. " wife
Curtis Prichard
Rosana " wife
John M. Parkhurst
Elizabeth " wife
John B. Parkhurst
Mary " wife
Robert C. Parkhurst

Heirs of Daniel Parkhurst, dec
Preseley Funkhouser

W.D. dated Oct 10, 1851 conveys E1/2 NW1/4 Section 2 Town 7 N R 5 E 81.98/100 consideration of $300.00 Recorded Oct 10, 1851 Book D. P152.   And same deed re-recorded to correct the record in recording the first record recorded Sept 1875 Book 15 P 47.

Note.  The above are the only heirs of Daniel Parkhurst, dec. the estate was fully settled many years ago under the old Probate J. P. law B. F. Kagay

No. 3 Elenor Drysdell
Widow of Daniel Parkhurst deceased
Presley Funkhouser

Q.C.D.  dated June 7th 1855 conveys E1/2 NW1/4 Section Two (2) Town Seven (7( N. R. five (5) Est of the 3rd P.M. Consideration $40.00 Recorded Book 15 P 29

(Note: John T. Tucker was married to Lucinda Caroline Parkhurst, Daniel's daughter.  As an heir, Caroline's portion of the estate passed to Thomas when she died, sometime before 1842)

1835 6 Apr, Warren Co., TN The will of Clabourn Gunter, dec’d, was produced in court by John Patterson who was appointed execr, whereupon John G. W. Rose and Daniel Parkhurst made oath that they saw the said Clabourn sign the will. (Warren County TN Will Books 1-3, Vol I, Betty Moore Majors, 1992, p. 21)
 Marriage 1
ID: F61
Spouse: Eleanor, 
Marriage: Unknown  
Sex: F
Birth: BET 1780 AND 1789    
 Marriage 2All Events and Facts on Marriage 2
ID: F21
Spouse: Stephens, Celia
Marriage: 05 APR 1814  Rutherford Co., TN  
Sex: F
Birth: 21 APR 1792  Montgomery Co., NC  
Death: 29 AUG 1834  Warren Co., TN  
No. Sibling Sex Birth Death
 Rosanna S. ParkhurstRosanna S. Parkhurst has 6 children.
F21 JUL 1817 17 JUL 1886 
 Lucinda Caroline ParkhurstLucinda Caroline Parkhurst has 1 child.
F1818 BEF 1842 
 Robert Calvin ParkhurstRobert Calvin Parkhurst has 9 children.
M16 JAN 1820 2924 17 SEP 1898 
 John M. ParkhurstJohn M. Parkhurst has 11 children.
M11 JUN 1825 02 MAR 1910 
 Job Benton ParkhurstJob Benton Parkhurst has 5 children.
M04 SEP 1827 21 APR 1918 

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