David Parsons b 7 Feb 1822 NC d 30 Apr 1862 KY; s/o Solomon Parsons and Lydia Nancy Sturgill. David Parsons m. about 1843 to Derinda Emeline Privett b 7 Oct 1822 NC d 20 May 1948 Letcher Co KY; d/o Willis Privett and Elizabeth Harrell. Children of David Parsons and Derinda Emeline Privett;
1. Mariah Amazia Mazy Parsons (aka Amazia or Maisie) b 2 Jun 1844 NC; m. Joseph M Mullins b 19 Jun 1834 KY d 19 Jun 1929 Wise Co VA; buried Dewey Memorial Cemetery, Wise, Wise Co VA; s/o Joshua Muriel Mullins and Mary Caudill. Joseph M Mullins m. 1 Aug 1907 Wise, Wise Co VA to Drucilla Stidham b 18 Apr 1857 VA d 7 Mar 1952 Prince George, VA; d/o Jeremiah Stidham and Virginia Jane Osborne. Drucilla Stidham m. 9 Feb 1875 Wise, Wise Co VA to James Franklin Church b 29 Mar 1856 Wise, Wise Co VA d 12 Jan 1906 Wise, Wise Co VA; s/o John Church and Nancy Sturgill. Joseph M Mullins m. 3 Jan 1901 Letcher Co KY to Rachel Halcomb b about 1849 Harlan Co KY; d/o Thomas Holcomb and Elizabeth Jenkins. Rachel Holcomb m. 19 Oct 1900 Harlan KY to James Wells. Joseph M Mullins m. 13 Oct 1853 Letcher Co KY to Mahala Shepherd b 13 Jan 1836 Lee Co VA; d 1 Oct 1862 Eolia, Letcher Co KY.
2. Matilda Jane Parsons b 13 Jun 1846 NC; m. 1869 Letcher Co KY to William Muriel Mullins b 1846 Letcher Co KY; s/o Joshua Muriel Mullins and Mary Caudill.
3. Altamira Myra Parsons (Nemirah) b 27 Aug 1848 KY d 24 Jan 1943 Washington; m. 31 Dec 1868 Letcher Co KY to John William Adams b 14 Sept 1844 Letcher Co KY d 2 Jan 1915 Cram Creek, Letcher Co KY; s/o William T Adams and Sarah Hall.
4. Mary E Parsons b 26 Apr 1850 KY; m. 3 Feb 1873 Letcher Co KY to Francis Sturgill b 1 Dec 1853 Letcher Co KY d 14 Sept 1931 Oven Fork, Letcher Co KY; of dropsy of the bowels; buried Hampton Cemetery, Oven Fork, Letcher Co KY; s/o John G Sturgill and Rachel Adams. Children of Francis Sturgill and Mary E Parsons;
i. Martha Ann Sturgill b 9 Apr 1877 Wise Co VA
ii. Derinda Sturgill b 1884 KY
5. Joseph Lilburn Parsons b 5 Sept 1852 KY d 7 Feb 1943 Letcher Co KY; m. 30 Nov 1874 Letcher Co KY to Lucinda Jane Adams b 1856 Letcher Co KY; d/o William T Adams and Sarah Hall. Lucinda Jane Adams m. Elijah L Parsons. Children of Joseph Lilburn Parsons and Lucinda Jane Adams;
i. Sarah A. Parsons b 19 Jun 1876 KY
ii. John Henry Parsons b 20 Dec 1878 KY
iii. Nancy Victoria Parsons b Mar 1880 Letcher Co KY
iv. Margaret Elizabeth Parsons b 30 Dec 1881 KY
v. William Preston Parsons b 8 Jun 1884 KY
vi. Louise E. Parsons b 1888 KY
vii. Frances Parsons b 1892
viii. Dorinda Mae Parsons b 1898
6. Lydia Angeline Parsons b 11 Jul 1854 Letcher Co KY; m. Henry Baker b 26 Feb 1858 Letcher Co KY d 17 Oct 1927 Colson Letcher Co KY; buried Baker Cemetery, Colson, Letcher Co KY; s/o Elijah Willis Baker and Mary S Yonts. Henry Baker m. about 1900 Letcher Co KY to Martha Ann Clay b 10 Jun 1861 Letcher Co KY; d/o Elijah Green Clay and Susan N Sergent. Martha Ann Clay m. John L moore b 3 Apr 1859 Letcher Co KY d 16 Mar 1936 Owsley Co KY; s/o Madison Moore and Susannah Estepp. John L Moore m. 1891 KY to Emily Moore b 28 Feb 1873 KY d 11 May 1954 Hamilton, Butler Co OH. Henry Baker m. 15 Feb 1877 Letcher Co KY to Martha Catherine Taylor b 11 Feb 1859 Wise Co VA d 6 Apr 1897 Colson, Letcher Co KY; buried Baker Cemetery, Colson, Letcher Co KY; d/o Marshal Benton Taylor and Nancy Ann Boothe.
7. John Litton Parsons b 25 May 1857 KY d 29 May 1943; m. Katherine Kate Kilborne. John Litton Parsons m. 7 Feb 1882 Letcher Co KY to Elizabeth Maggard b 10 Apr 1862 Letcher Co KY d 25 Dec 1900; d/o William P Maggard and Elizabeth Jane Adams. John Litton Parsons m. 1902 to Elizabeth Mullins; d/o Little Joe Mullins.
8. Willis Melvin Parsons b 12 Jan 1860 KY 20 May 1948 Letcher d 20 May 1948 Letcher Co KY; m. 5 Jun 1886 Perry Co KY to Elizabeth Duff b 14 Feb 1871 KY d 14 Sept 1939 Fayette Co KY.
9. Martha E Parsons b abt 1862 KY