V. C. Parsons, who is engaged in the automobile business in East Liverpool, was born at Wellsville, Ohio, Jan.
20, 1902, and is a son of Samuel and Elizabeth (Fotheringham) Parsons
Samuel Parsons was born at Hammondsville, Ohio, and his wife is a native of Salinevillle. They are residents of
Yellow Creek Mr. and Mrs. Parsons have six children as follows: Elizabeth, deceased ; James William, a World War
veteran, lives at Stratton, Ohio; Florence, deceased; Susan, deceased; Maud, at home; and V. C., the subject of
V. C. Parsons attended the public schools of Stratton and was graduated from Wellsville High School in 1922. After
working in the Ohio mines for a year, he learned the automobile mechanics trade at Wellsville and was employed
there by the firm of Ference & Parsons. In 1924 he removed to East Liverpool and on June 25, 1925, established
his business at 1062 Pennsylvania Avenue.
On June 20, 1925, Mr. Parsons was married to Miss Geneva Richardson, of Ripley, W. Va., the daughter of Frank and
Laura (Parish) Richardson.
Mr. Parsons is a Republican and a member of the Christian Church. He is well known in Columbiana County and is
one of the capable young men of East Liverpool.
History of Columbiana County, Ohio
By: Harold B. Barth
Historical Publishing Company
Columbiana County, Ohio Biographies
Names A to F
Names G to M
Names N to Z
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