Henry Frederick Parchment, born Dec1856 Bethnal Green to Samuel & Charlotte Parchment . No baptism. His father was a silkweaver.
1861C.Aged 4, living at 28 South Conduit Street. Both parents and siblings James,15, & Caroline, 12, were all Silkweavers
1871C. Aged 14, living at 55 Viaduct Street [this was a renaming of 28 South Conduit Street - from G.L ] and South Conduit Street was south of St.Judes and west of St.Johns.
1876. He married Laura Theobald ,b.Sudbury, on 15/10/1876 in St Judes Church, Bethnal Green: he is a porter, his father a Silk Manufacturer, hers, Joseph Theobald , a weaver. His father, Samuel, & sister, Emily, now Emily Diss, were witnesses.
1877.Arthur Walter Parchment born . His baptism confusingly shows him as Walter Arthur Parchment!, & shows Henry to be a labourer of 55 Viaduct Street . Baptism image at end of page.
1878 .James Alfred Parchment ,b. 1/12/1878, baptised 22/12/1878 St. Jude,.father, Henry, railway servant of 55 Viaduct Street: Died Dec1881
1881.Henry Joseph Parchment born 19/2/1881, baptised 10/3/1881 in St. Andrew, Bethnal G. Father, Henry, a railway shunter of 74 Viaduct St.
1881C. Henry Parchment ,24, railway porter , 74 Viaduct Street
1891C. Henry Parchment, 34, carman[rail] ,74 Viaduct St. His wife Laura a silkweaver.
1901C. Henry Parchment, 44, carter, 74 Viaduct St. His wife Laura a silkweaver.
1901. Henry Parchment a warehouseman in July when his son Arthur Walter Parchment aged 24,marries. 74 Viaduct Street.
1904. Henry Parchment a carman in April when his son Henry Joseph Parchment marries. 74 Viaduct Street
Lived at 55 Viaduct Street [ his parents' address] 1876-~1880 and then 74 Viaduct St. from 1881-1904 at.least.
1911C Henry Frederick Parchment living in Newton Road Sudbury, aged 54, out of work carman, wife Laura 53, 4 children 2 died, & niece Ruth Parchment, 15, visitor .
I wonder who the 4th child was? No baptism on London Ancestry Presumably born 1882-1891 and died in the same period. Probably an Edward Parchment born & died Mar 1883,but could also be Florence Parchment born & died Mar 1882.
1928 . Henry Frederick Parchment died Sudbury Dec 1928, aged 72- there was no probate
1929 His widow, Laura, Parchment, of Beech Cottage, Newton .Road, Sudbury , died 3/12/1929 at the Royal Cancer Hospital, Chelsea, aged 72..She left £85, administration to Henry Joseph Parchment - son - tin worker.
The 3 known [of 4] children of Henry Frederick & Laura Parchment were: :
1.. . . . . . . . . .Walter Arthur Parchment b.9/6/1877, baptised 24/6/1877 St .Jude, father labourer of 55 Viaduct St..He, a telegraphist, married, on 1/09/1901, still at 74 Viaduct Street, Lily Louisa Davis in St. Mathew, the parish church of B.G, his father, Henry Frederick Parchment, a warehouseman ,. and Henry Parchment,1881?, was a witness. Lily Doris Parchment was born Mar 1903 . In 1911C, Arthur Walter Parchment,aged 33, telegraphist-railway, living in Hackney with his wife, 31, nursery shoe maker, & Lily Doris 8.. Their last child was Irene A. Parchment Jun 1912, in Hackney.
Probably died Ilford 1941 & wife Louisa in 1954 Hackney
2. . . . . ..James Alfred Parchment ,b. 1/12/1878, baptised 22/12/1878 St. Jude,.father railway servant of 55 Viaduct Street:; Died in 1881, aged 3.
3. . . . . . . . . .Henry Joseph Parchment, 1881
Samuel Parchment 1823